Jean-Paul Belmondo

France pays emotional tribute to New Wave actor Belmondo

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The nation paid tribute on Thursday to screen legend Jean-Paul Belmondo, whom President Emmanuel Macron portrayed as the nation’s Everyman.

French actor and cinema great Jean-Paul Belmondo dies aged 88

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French actor and producer Jean-Paul Belmondo, who began playing in theatre before becoming one of his country's biggest cinema stars, whose broken nose and tough build were often set to roguish roles, working under directors Jean-Luc Godard, Jean-Pierre Melville, Claude Chabrol and Claude Lelouch among otehrs, has died at his home in Paris at the age of 88.