Best French Actors of All-Time


The Top Ten

1 Gerard Depardieu Gerard Depardieu

Clearly the best. With films like Jean De Florette and Green Card you can't go wrong with this guy being the greatest French actor of all time.

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2 Jean Reno Jean Reno

Jean Reno redefines acting, each time I see him acting I feel like I am leaving the story, he makes 3D 1960 technology

3 Alain Delon Alain Delon Alain Fabien Maurice Marcel Delon is a French actor and businessman, with French-Swiss dual citizenship since 1999. Delon became one of Europe's most prominent actors and screen sex symbols in the 1960s.

It dosent matter that Alain is left acting beause of his age... hi and nly hi is still by far the best of the best actors I will ever know

4 Vincent Cassel
5 Daniel Auteuil
6 Jean-Paul Belmondo Jean-Paul Belmondo

Jean-Paul Belmondo is an amazing actor.

7 Jean Gabin
8 Michel Piccoli

most versatile and electrifying actor of the 60's through 90's.

9 Benoit Magimel
10 Yves Montand

The Newcomers

? André Dussollier
? Gérard Jugnot

The Contenders

11 Louis de Funes Louis de Funes Louis de Funès, born Louis Germain David de Funès de Galarza, was a popular French actor of Spanish origin and one of the giants of French comedy alongside André Bourvil and Fernandel.
12 Gérard Philipe
13 Jean Dujardin
14 Philippe Noiret
15 Jean-Louis Trintignant
16 Julien Poulin
17 Jean Rochefort
18 Michel Serrault
19 Bourvil
20 Fernandel
21 Patrick Dewaere
22 Guillaume Canet
23 François Cluzet
24 Omar Sy
25 Michel Galabru
26 Bernard Blier
27 Gaspard Ulliel
28 Romain Duris
29 Pierre Niney
30 Pierre Richard
31 Lambert Wilson
32 Vincent Perez
33 Dany Boon
34 Eric Elmosnino
35 Lino Ventura
36 Mathieu Kassovitz
37 Thierry Lhermitte
38 José Garcia
39 Mathieu Amalric
40 Olivier Martinez
41 Kad Merad
42 Jean Marais
43 Jacques Villeret
44 Jean Carmet
45 Max Linder
46 Louis Jourdan
47 Christopher Lambert
48 Gérard Lanvin
49 Niels Arestrup
50 Tahar Rahim
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