Family tree of Daniel PRÉVOST

Actor, Humorist

FrenchBorn Daniel PRÉVOST

French actor, comedian and writer

Born on October 20, 1939 in Garches, Hauts-de-Seine , France (84 years)

Family tree

Report an error

This form allows you to report an error or to submit additional information about this family tree: Daniel PRÉVOST (1939)

More information

Daniel Prévost (born 20 October 1939) is a French actor, comedian and writer.

...   Daniel Prévost (born 20 October 1939) is a French actor, comedian and writer.

Early life
Daniel Prévost, alias Denis Forestier, was born to Micheline Chevalier and Mohand Ait Salem. His father was of Berber descent from Algeria (Kabylie region), a fact which he did not discover until later life.

Personal life
He is the father of actors Sören Prévost, Erling Prévost and Christophe Prévost.

After attending drama school in Paris, Prévost made his theatre début alongside the likes of Michel Serrault in Un certain M. Blot. In his early beginnings he both performed alongside Boby Lapointe and became acquainted with Jean Yanne, later becoming one of the latter's favourite actors.
Although his television and cinema career began in the 1960s, it was in the 1970s that he found fame through Jacques Martin's satirical news programme Le petit rapporteur, the part for which he is best known.
He excelled as an evilly leering tax inspector – "he'd audit his own mother" in Francis Veber's 1998 comedy Le Dîner de Cons for which he won the César Award for best supporting actor.




External links

Daniel Prévost at IMDb

Biography from Wikipedia (see original) under licence CC BY-SA 3.0


Geographical origins

The map below shows the places where the ancestors of the famous person lived.

Loading... An error has occured while loading the map.