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Also Known As: Died: November 29, 2002
Born: May 19, 1921 Cause of Death: kidney failure
Birth Place: France Profession: actor, director, poet

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Handsome, sensitive star of a series of light romances of the 1950s; also memorable as the heavily disguised Arab spy in Hitchcock's "The Man Who Knew Too Much" (1956). Gelin was married to actress Danielle Delorme from 1945 to 1954 and is the father of producer Xavier Gelin and actress Maria Schneider. He has published several collections of poems.

Handsome, sensitive star of a series of light romances of the 1950s; also memorable as the heavily disguised Arab spy in Hitchcock's "The Man Who Knew Too Much" (1956). Gelin was married to actress Danielle Delorme from 1945 to 1954 and is the father of producer Xavier Gelin and actress Maria Schneider. He has published several collections of poems.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Obsession (1997) Xavier
2.
 Fantome avec chauffeur (1996) The Guide
3.
 Fugueuses (1995) Bruno
4.
7.
 Roulez Jeunesse (1993) Jean
9.
 Les Enfants (1991) Enrico
10.
 Killing Cars (1991) Kellermann
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Milestones close milestones

1939:
Film extra in "Les Surprises de la Radio"
1941:
Film actor in "Premier rendez-vous"
1953:
Film director "Les Dents Longues"

Education

Paris Conservatoire: -

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wife:
Daniele Delorme. Actor. Married in 1945; divorced in 1954.

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son:
Xavier Gelin. Producer, actor. Born in 1946; died on July 2, 1999 of cancer at age 53; mother, Daniele Delorme.
daughter:
Maria Schneider. Actor. Born on March 27, 1952; mother not Daniele Delorme.
son:
Manuel Gelin. Actor. Born on July 18, 1958.
daughter:
Fiona Gelin. Actor. Born on May 22, 1962.
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