Jean Dujardin celebrated her 50th birthday on June 19. Her complicated childhood, her “perfect love” for her daughter, her story with Alexandra Lamy … Find out everything you don’t (probably) know about “The Artist” …
Jean Dujardin celebrated his 50th birthday June 19. The French actor who won the Oscar and won the Caesar did not hesitate to put his humor forward, he remained even more cautious about his private life. But sometimes the actor allows himself to reveal the cuts of life. His childhood was as “the fool in class“, his love with alexandra clothes trunkfatherhood, his relationship with his daughter or even his romance with Nathalie Péchalat … Focus on highlights of the life of “the Artist”...
Jean Dujardin, “the idiot in class”
Jean Dujardin was born in Rueil-Malmaison, Hauts-de-Seine, on June 19, 1972. During his childhood, the boy has trouble gaining self-confidence. And for good reason… “I have a teacher already it destroyed my confidence (…) It shakes me, I doubt myself very much. In all my schooling, I was the student who understood nothing, the fool in classlater, the eternal repeater“, He relied on world.
Jean Dujardin: scouting has changed him
After getting her baccalaureate, she worked as a locksmith in his father’s business. But most of all, his scouting experience helped him open up to others and discover a passion for comedy.
“I am met lifelong friends. Here I made my first sketches, during the scout vigils! These camps allow me to associate, to trust me. I think this is where I really started to exist“, he trusted the media Aleteia.
Jean Dujardin: his group with Bruno Salomone
In the 90s, he formed the group les We C We with Philippe Urbain, Éric Collado, Luc Antoni, Éric Massot and Bruno Salomone. They will give together some performancesalways seen on the show fiesta by Patrick Sébastien and even made a parody of boy bands.
Jean Dujardin was reluctant to accept Un Gars, Une Fille
In 1999, he passed a casting to play in the series Male and female, with Alexandra Lamy. Producer Isabelle Camus won with her interpretation of “Loulou”. Not just him. Alexandra Lamy knew she had seen her partner on screen from the first few attempts. “We sat on the ground like two children: we left with endless improvisation, we laughed and cried, and the series is already there. Our love story too, really“, He said migratory.
The actor himself sees himself as evil and reluctant to accept this role. We know the rest: the series was a hit, 486 episodes were shot, Alexandra Lamy and Jean Dujardin moved to the ranks of the stars … and became a couple in the city.
Jean Dujardin and Alexandra Lamy: how their love story “began”
If their relationship was secret at first, they were make it official in 2003 and get married in 2009. Alexandra Lamy shared the subject with their couple C8: “When we finished ‘Un gar, une fille’, we realized we were inseparable. That’s where our love story began. We’ve been together for four years, every day, with this image of a couple. Yes, it came naturally. Then, we built everything, there was something almost logical. We used to crazy in love with each otherclear“.
Jean Dujardin: “the most beautiful, the most powerful” for Alexandra Lamy
In the cinema, his performances on Brice in Niceand OSS 117: Cairo, nest of spies, where he is given and a Cesar for best actor in 2007, it ended up popularizing the French public. But it’s 2011, thanks to his role in The Artistto earn him a Academy Award for Best Actor (that’s all) that Jean Dujardin became the international star we know today.
A consecration long awaited by Jean Dujardin. Told by Alexandra Lamy HE: “she I have to find that she is the best, the most beautiful, the strongest. She’s not sure of herself, Jean. He was the last of four boys, when he was born everyone said, ‘Oh shit, one more!’ Maybe that’s why he needs to exist stronger than the others“.
Dujardin and Lamy: the separation
Unfortunately, the couple split up after a romance that made the French dream. But they stayed on good terms. “Whatand you’ve been together for ten years, you can’t shout ‘just’ when you see a picture of them …[…] It was a move I forbade myself. I just want to save the good times “handed the actress to C8.
Jean Dujardin: couple with Nathalie Péchalat and father
After their separation, the actor started a romance with skater Nathalie Péchalat. Jean Dujardin, na father of two sons, Jules and Simonborn in an old union in 2000 and 2001, became father of little Jeannein 2015. In 2021, they welcome another child, Alice.
Fatherhood, but especially the birth of his first daughter, literally renewed the actor. “A daughter for a father is absolutely unique. It is in the order of a perfect love that I can’t explain and that I gladly accepted. On contract! It makes me a man. (…) I don’t want to say big sentences like: ‘It makes me responsible’, because I’ve always been responsible, even to my sons. But what luck. I was so happy and so stupid when I found out it was a girl. I have the impression that I only do guys“, He said HE.