Person Details

Birthday: 1955-03-04 13:10:00

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Saumur, Maine-et-Loire, France

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Movie Involvements: 59

TV Involvements: 10


Most Famous Work

Biography

After studying at the Faculty of Arts of Poitiers, Dominique Pinon moved to Paris where he enrolled at the Cours Simon acting school. His introducing appearance in cinema took place in 1981 in the movie Diva by Jean-Jacques Beineix. Pinon is considered to be a theatre actor in first place, with constant on-stage acting since 1985. Until today, he has appeared in the plays of Gildas Bourdet, Jorge Lavelli, Valère Novarina and numerous others. His career in cinema, counting more than 80 movies to-date, shows a strong collaboration with director Jean-Pierre Jeunet. Amongst these 8 movies dating from between 1990 and 2013, it is most notably his appearances in Delicatessen (1991), Alien Resurrection (1997) and Amélie (2001) which made him become known to the broader public outside of France. Pinon also had numerous appearences on French TV, both in movies as well as in series. His most recent international appearance on TV is that of the character Master Raymond in the second season of the award-winning TV series Outlander. He received the Molière theatre award for Best Actor in 2004 and was awarded the title of Officier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres in 2014.

Most Famous Work

Outlander
Average
8

Outlander

(2014) Master Raymond
Alien Resurrection
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6

Alien Resurrection

(1997) Dom Vriess
The Little Murders of Agatha Christie
Average
8

The Little Murders of Agatha Christie

(2009) Hubert Petitpont
White Fang
Average
7

White Fang

(2018) Beauty Smith (voice)
The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet
Average
7
A Perfect Enemy
Average
7

A Perfect Enemy

(2021) Jean Rosen
A Very Long Engagement
Average
7

A Very Long Engagement

(2004) Sylvain
Based on a True Story
Average
6

Based on a True Story

(2017) Raymond

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2022 N/A
Horacio
Igor
2021 Homais
Jean Rosen
2019 L'Inspecteur Ducros
Jean-Luc Barrouf
Jean Luc
Pichon
French Restaurant Manager
Monk Dominic
2018 Lucien
Raymond Vachs
N/A
Beauty Smith (voice)
2017 Raymond
(voice)
N/A
Noël
Magazine Editor
Basile Matrin
2016 Michel
2015 Jean-Pierre Marchand
Serge
Fernand Leger
Bernard
2014 Monsieur Lefebvre
Master Raymond
2013 Two Clouds
l'inspecteur d'académie
2012 Stanley Summers
Colonel Otto Strudel
L'inspecteur Lamentin
2011 Homme caravane
Fouché
Gobert
2010 Narrator
Maurice Lemoine
2009 Rudy
Fracasse
Gildas
Hubert Petitpont
2008 Simon
N/A
Hamm
Frank
César
2007 Pascal Rossignol
Toni
Pierre Laclos / Louis
2006 Detective Ringwald
Stef
2005 Oncle Goran
Dragomir
Le SDF
2004 Sylvain
Charlie Jackson
Le clochard
Detective Weiss
Petit cowboy
His Excellency's Fop
2003 le lieutenant
Emile Gaspard
Fredy Mazas
Henri Lafont
2001 Frère Godefroy
'La Buse'
Jean-Pierre
Robert
P'tit gars
Joseph
2000 Armani
Pilot
1999 Melvin
1997 Dom Vriess
1996 Le brigadier Morel
'Pastel de Fer'
1995 The Diver / The Clones
1994 N/A
1993 Angel
Bernard
1992 Eugène Blouzette
1991 Bruno
Louison
Dominique
1990 Napoléon III
1989 Drouet
Man
1988 Woitech
Albert
Wino
N/A
1987 Gato
1986 Jean-Pierre
Tom
Surfer
1985 Pierre
Niklaus Lauretz
Un villageois
1984 Monkey
Roger
1983 Salesman/Guide
Frank
Ybar
N/A
1982 Daniel Verlot
Antoine
Musician
1981 Le curé
1980 The young painter
Gueule de bois
N/A
N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

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