Raphaël Personnaz

Raphaël Personnaz (born 23 July 1981) is a French actor. He has appeared in more than fifty films since 1998. He was awarded the Prix Patrick Dewaere in 2013. Born 23 July 1981 in France, his father was a furniture designer and his mother, a translator of contemporary Greek poets, Personnaz began his career mainly in the theatre. He trained at the conservatory of the twentieth arrondissement of Paris. Source: Article "Raphaël Personnaz" from Wikipedia in english, licensed under CC-BY-SA 3.0.

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Sa mère, la pute (2001)

"Her Mother, the Whore" - After Coralie was found dead in a vacant lot, her mother Catherine - who thinks that her daughter was murdered - conducts her own investigation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brigitte Roüan
CAST:  Brigitte Roüan  •  Remo Girone  •  Dragan Nikolić  •  Yolande Moreau

"Her Mother, the Whore" - After Coralie was found dead in a vacant lot, her mother Catherine - who thinks that her daughter was murdered - conducts her own investigation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brigitte Roüan
CAST:  Brigitte Roüan  •  Remo Girone  •  Dragan Nikolić  •  Yolande Moreau

The Princess of Montpensier (2010)

Set in the high courts of 16th Century France, where the wars of religion between Catholics and Protestants are raging. Marie de Mézières, a beautiful young aristocrat, is in love with Henri de Guise, but her hand in marriage is promised to the Prince of Montpensier.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bertrand Tavernier
CAST:  Mélanie Thierry  •  Lambert Wilson  •  Gaspard Ulliel  •  Raphaël Personnaz

Set in the high courts of 16th Century France, where the wars of religion between Catholics and Protestants are raging. Marie de Mézières, a beautiful young aristocrat, is in love with Henri de Guise, but her hand in marriage is promised to the Prince of Montpensier.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bertrand Tavernier
CAST:  Mélanie Thierry  •  Lambert Wilson  •  Gaspard Ulliel  •  Raphaël Personnaz

The First Time I Turned Twenty (2004)

In 1960s France, 16-year-old Hannah Goldman is experiencing a painful adolescence. Her Jewish background and plain appearance make her an object of ridicule, but she has a talent for music and is determined to fulfil her ambition to play in the school jazz band.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lorraine Lévy
CAST:  Marilou Berry  •  Catherine Jacob  •  Serge Riaboukine  •  Stéphanie Pasterkamp

In 1960s France, 16-year-old Hannah Goldman is experiencing a painful adolescence. Her Jewish background and plain appearance make her an object of ridicule, but she has a talent for music and is determined to fulfil her ambition to play in the school jazz band.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lorraine Lévy
CAST:  Marilou Berry  •  Catherine Jacob  •  Serge Riaboukine  •  Stéphanie Pasterkamp

The Scapegoat (2013)

There is something strange - some would even say abnormal - about the Malaussène family. But if you take a closer look, no one could be happier than this cheerfully chaotic family, even though their mother is usually off on one romantic adventure or another. Life ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nicolas Bary
CAST:  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Bérénice Bejo  •  Emir Kusturica  •  Mélanie Bernier

There is something strange - some would even say abnormal - about the Malaussène family. But if you take a closer look, no one could be happier than this cheerfully chaotic family, even though their mother is usually off on one romantic adventure or another. Life ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nicolas Bary
CAST:  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Bérénice Bejo  •  Emir Kusturica  •  Mélanie Bernier

The Stroller Strategy (2012)

When Thomas Platz is suddenly made the guardian of a baby - then pretends to be its real father in order to win back Marie, the girlfriend who dumped him a year before. Stuck between staying a man-child forever, and proving he is ready to take the next steps of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Clément Michel
CAST:  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Charlotte Le Bon  •  Jérôme Commandeur  •  Camélia Jordana

When Thomas Platz is suddenly made the guardian of a baby - then pretends to be its real father in order to win back Marie, the girlfriend who dumped him a year before. Stuck between staying a man-child forever, and proving he is ready to take the next steps of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Clément Michel
CAST:  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Charlotte Le Bon  •  Jérôme Commandeur  •  Camélia Jordana

Fashion Victim (2009)

Paris 1577 - King Henri III gives famous couturier Pic Saint Loup a crucial diplomatic mission. He must go to Spain to make a magnificent gown for the wedding of the King's nephew to the daughter of a Spanish noble. The trouble is that the real creative brains ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gérard Jugnot
CAST:  Gérard Jugnot  •  Bernard Le Coq  •  Juan Diego  •  Assaad Bouab

Paris 1577 - King Henri III gives famous couturier Pic Saint Loup a crucial diplomatic mission. He must go to Spain to make a magnificent gown for the wedding of the King's nephew to the daughter of a Spanish noble. The trouble is that the real creative brains ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gérard Jugnot
CAST:  Gérard Jugnot  •  Bernard Le Coq  •  Juan Diego  •  Assaad Bouab

The French Minister (2013)

Alexandre Taillard de Vorms is a force to be reckoned with. With his silver mane and tanned, athletic body, he stalks the world stage as Minister of Foreign Affairs for France, waging his own war backed up by the holy trinity of diplomatic concepts: legitimacy, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bertrand Tavernier
CAST:  Thierry Lhermitte  •  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Niels Arestrup  •  Anaïs Demoustier

Alexandre Taillard de Vorms is a force to be reckoned with. With his silver mane and tanned, athletic body, he stalks the world stage as Minister of Foreign Affairs for France, waging his own war backed up by the holy trinity of diplomatic concepts: legitimacy, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bertrand Tavernier
CAST:  Thierry Lhermitte  •  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Niels Arestrup  •  Anaïs Demoustier

Ordinary Man (2005)

George is a furniture seller. He's a reliable husband and a good father, a loyal friend and a fine handyman. One day on the motorway, he cracks up and kills a man in an outburst of rage. He feels responsible for the man's wife, but terrified by his own violence, he ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vincent Lannoo
CAST:  Carlo Ferrante  •  Christine Grulois  •  Stefan Liberski  •  Olivier Gourmet

George is a furniture seller. He's a reliable husband and a good father, a loyal friend and a fine handyman. One day on the motorway, he cracks up and kills a man in an outburst of rage. He feels responsible for the man's wife, but terrified by his own violence, he ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vincent Lannoo
CAST:  Carlo Ferrante  •  Christine Grulois  •  Stefan Liberski  •  Olivier Gourmet

Marius (2013)

"Marius" takes place in Marseilles' Old Port, at the La Marine Bar, owned by César and his son Marius. Marius' biggest dream is to embark on one of the boats passing by his dad's bar and to set off to a faraway land. Fanny, a young and pretty seafood peddler, has ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Auteuil
CAST:  Daniel Auteuil  •  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Jean-Pierre Darroussin  •  Victoire Bélézy

"Marius" takes place in Marseilles' Old Port, at the La Marine Bar, owned by César and his son Marius. Marius' biggest dream is to embark on one of the boats passing by his dad's bar and to set off to a faraway land. Fanny, a young and pretty seafood peddler, has ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Auteuil
CAST:  Daniel Auteuil  •  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Jean-Pierre Darroussin  •  Victoire Bélézy

Second Chance (2011)

Julien Monnier has a serious problem. Though he's a brilliant couples counselor, he can't keep a woman in his life for more than two weeks. Indeed, ever since his childhood, Julien jinxes every woman who falls in love with him. But it's not just any small jinx. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nicolas Cuche
CAST:  Virginie Efira  •  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Thomas Ngijol  •  Brigitte Roüan

Julien Monnier has a serious problem. Though he's a brilliant couples counselor, he can't keep a woman in his life for more than two weeks. Indeed, ever since his childhood, Julien jinxes every woman who falls in love with him. But it's not just any small jinx. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nicolas Cuche
CAST:  Virginie Efira  •  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Thomas Ngijol  •  Brigitte Roüan

The Incredible Adventures of Fusion Man (2009)

It's a comedy, inspired superhero films. Dan, aka Fusion Man, is about to spend the evening with his boyfriend Marc, but he has to leave to rescue an innocent person. He discovers that Raphael, a young gay is about to commit suicide, handled by Waco, a super ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Xavier Gens
CAST:  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Frédéric Chau  •  Mélanie Bernier  •  Patrick Ligardes

It's a comedy, inspired superhero films. Dan, aka Fusion Man, is about to spend the evening with his boyfriend Marc, but he has to leave to rescue an innocent person. He discovers that Raphael, a young gay is about to commit suicide, handled by Waco, a super ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Xavier Gens
CAST:  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Frédéric Chau  •  Mélanie Bernier  •  Patrick Ligardes

Three Worlds (2012)

Al, a young man from a modest background is about to marry his boss’ daughter, along with succeeding him as the head of a car dealership. One night, while coming back from his bachelor party, he is guilty of a hit-and-run accident, urged by his two childhood ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Catherine Corsini
CAST:  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Clotilde Hesme  •  Arta Dobroshi  •  Reda Kateb

Al, a young man from a modest background is about to marry his boss’ daughter, along with succeeding him as the head of a car dealership. One night, while coming back from his bachelor party, he is guilty of a hit-and-run accident, urged by his two childhood ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Catherine Corsini
CAST:  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Clotilde Hesme  •  Arta Dobroshi  •  Reda Kateb

Anna Karenina (2012)

IntenseViolentBeautifulComplex

In Imperial Russia, Anna, the wife of the officer Karenin, goes to Moscow to visit her brother. On the way, she meets the charming cavalry officer Vronsky to whom she is immediately attracted. But in St. Petersburg’s high society, a relationship like this could ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Wright
CAST:  Keira Knightley  •  Jude Law  •  Aaron Taylor-Johnson  •  Kelly Macdonald

In Imperial Russia, Anna, the wife of the officer Karenin, goes to Moscow to visit her brother. On the way, she meets the charming cavalry officer Vronsky to whom she is immediately attracted. But in St. Petersburg’s high society, a relationship like this could ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Wright
CAST:  Keira Knightley  •  Jude Law  •  Aaron Taylor-Johnson  •  Kelly Macdonald

Special Forces (2011)

Afghanistan. War correspondent Elsa Casanova is taken hostage by the Taliban. Faced with her imminent execution, a Special Forces unit is dispatched to free her. In some of the world’s most breathtaking yet hostile landscapes, a relentless pursuit begins between ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stéphane Rybojad
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Djimon Hounsou  •  Benoît Magimel  •  Denis Ménochet

Afghanistan. War correspondent Elsa Casanova is taken hostage by the Taliban. Faced with her imminent execution, a Special Forces unit is dispatched to free her. In some of the world’s most breathtaking yet hostile landscapes, a relentless pursuit begins between ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stéphane Rybojad
CAST:  Diane Kruger  •  Djimon Hounsou  •  Benoît Magimel  •  Denis Ménochet

My Father's Guests (2010)

A human-rights activist takes in an illegal immigrant and her daughter, then shocks his family when they learn that he has married the sexy 28-year-old.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anne Le Ny
CAST:  Fabrice Luchini  •  Karin Viard  •  Michel Aumont  •  Valérie Benguigui

A human-rights activist takes in an illegal immigrant and her daughter, then shocks his family when they learn that he has married the sexy 28-year-old.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anne Le Ny
CAST:  Fabrice Luchini  •  Karin Viard  •  Michel Aumont  •  Valérie Benguigui

Another Woman (2002)

Before Nicholas had a family and children, he was a doctor. It was 10 years ago when he left them to create a new life. Now Nicholas is Lea. When a business trip brings Lea to Paris the urge to see her children again is too great to resist, Lea pretends to be a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jérôme Foulon
CAST:  Nathalie Mann  •  Micky Sébastian  •  Antoine Duléry  •  Lizzie Brocheré

Before Nicholas had a family and children, he was a doctor. It was 10 years ago when he left them to create a new life. Now Nicholas is Lea. When a business trip brings Lea to Paris the urge to see her children again is too great to resist, Lea pretends to be a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jérôme Foulon
CAST:  Nathalie Mann  •  Micky Sébastian  •  Antoine Duléry  •  Lizzie Brocheré

Fanny (2013)

"Fanny" is the second part of the "Marseille trilogy", made by Marcel Pagnol with the generic name of "Marius, Fanny and César". Fanny falls in love and is abandoned by Marius. Now she discovers she is pregnant. Her mother and Marius's father, César, persuade her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Auteuil
CAST:  Victoire Bélézy  •  Daniel Auteuil  •  Jean-Pierre Darroussin  •  Raphaël Personnaz

"Fanny" is the second part of the "Marseille trilogy", made by Marcel Pagnol with the generic name of "Marius, Fanny and César". Fanny falls in love and is abandoned by Marius. Now she discovers she is pregnant. Her mother and Marius's father, César, persuade her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Auteuil
CAST:  Victoire Bélézy  •  Daniel Auteuil  •  Jean-Pierre Darroussin  •  Raphaël Personnaz

The Gate (2014)

Two decades after forging an unlikely alliance in Pol Pot's Cambodia, a French ethnologist and a former Khmer Rouge official meet again after the latter is arrested for crimes against humanity.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Phoeung Kompheak  •  Olivier Gourmet  •  Thanet Thorn

Two decades after forging an unlikely alliance in Pol Pot's Cambodia, a French ethnologist and a former Khmer Rouge official meet again after the latter is arrested for crimes against humanity.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Régis Wargnier
CAST:  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Phoeung Kompheak  •  Olivier Gourmet  •  Thanet Thorn

The New Girlfriend (2014)

PowerfulMysterious

A young woman makes a surprising discovery about the wife of her late best friend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  François Ozon
CAST:  Anaïs Demoustier  •  Romain Duris  •  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Isild Le Besco

A young woman makes a surprising discovery about the wife of her late best friend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  François Ozon
CAST:  Anaïs Demoustier  •  Romain Duris  •  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Isild Le Besco

In the Forests of Siberia (2016)

DramaticAdventurous

Fed up with the hectic, senseless world he lives in, Teddy decides to settle down alone in Siberia, in the midst of winter, in a hut by the shore of Lake Baikal. After an initial period of elation in front of the splendor and magic of unspoiled nature, Teddy soon ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Safy Nebbou
CAST:  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Evgeniy Sidikhin

Fed up with the hectic, senseless world he lives in, Teddy decides to settle down alone in Siberia, in the midst of winter, in a hut by the shore of Lake Baikal. After an initial period of elation in front of the splendor and magic of unspoiled nature, Teddy soon ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Safy Nebbou
CAST:  Raphaël Personnaz  •  Evgeniy Sidikhin
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