Guillaume Canet

BirthDay:

10 Apr 1973

BirthPlace:

Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine, France

Bio:

Son of horse breeders, the young man spent his childhood in the countryside near Paris. In his youth, Guillaume wanted to be a horse-rider, and briefly followed a professional career in the sport. A bad fall broke his dreams, but is at the origin of his acting career, and success. After briefly studying acting, he started his career. Eclectic and moving, Canet is also a successful director, he has directed movies like Tell No One (2006) and Little White Lies (2010)

In 2015, after 20 years of career, he received his first important nod as an actor for playing a serial killer in La Prochaine Fois Je Viserai Le Coeur. He was nominated to Cesar Awards but eventually lost to Pierre Niney. Before that, he received a nod as Breakout Actor in 1998.
Filmography

Actor ( 80 credits )

Rock'n Roll (2017)
Cezanne and I (2016) Emile Zola
Arctic Heart (2016) Quignard
The Siege of Jadotville (2016)
Next Time I'll Aim for the Heart (2014) Franck
In the Name of My Daughter (2014) Maurice Agnelet
Turning Tide (2013) Frank Drevil
Jappeloup (2013) Pierre Durand
Le débarquement (2013)  Various Characters (1 episode, 2013)
The Players (2012) Thibault (segment "Thibault" / segment 'Les infidèles a
War of the Buttons (2011) L'instituteur
A Better Life (2011) Yann
Neighbor Neighbor (2011) Homme des bois
Platane (2011)  Guillaume Canet (4 episodes, 2011-2013)
Last Night (2010) Alex
The Last Flight (2009) Antoine Chauvet
Spy(ies) (2009) Vincent
Farewell (2009) Pierre Froment
C à vous (2009)  Himself (1 episode, 2012)
The Business Trip (2008) Jean-Paul Clément
La clef du problème (2008) Pierre
Rivals (2008) François
The Key (2007) Éric Vincent
Darling (2007) Joël Epine dit 'Roméo'
Hunting and Gathering (2007) Franck
Rencontres de cinéma (2007)  Himself (5 episodes, 2009-2013)
Tell No One (2006) Philippe Neuville
A Ticket to Space (2006) Yonis / Bernard Guérin
On n'est pas couché (2006)  Himself (2 episodes, 2006-2008)
Ce soir (ou jamais!) (2006)  Himself (1 episode, 2006)
T'empêches tout le monde de dormir (2006)  Himself (1 episode, 2006)
Jour de fête (2006)  Himself (1 episode, 2006)
Hell (2005) Sébastien
Joyeux Noel (2005) Audebert
L'hebdo cinéma (2005)  Himself (3 episodes, 2006-2009)
The Secret Adventures of Gustave Klopp (2004) Gus
Le grand journal de Canal+ (2004)  Himself (9 episodes, 2005-2013)
The Car Keys (2003) Un comédien qui refuse de tourner avec Laurent
Love Me If You Dare (2003) Julien Janvier
93 Faubourg Saint-Honoré (2003)  Himself (1 episode, 2006)
20h10 pétantes (2003)  Himself (1 episode, 2004)
Les 100 plus grands... (2003)  Himself (1 episode, 2004)
The Landlords (2002) Josselin
Whatever You Say (2002) Bastien
The Warrior's Brother (2002) Arnaud
Cinébus (2002)  Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Vidocq (2001) Etienne Boisset
Love Bites (2001) Antoine Venequiste
En aparté (2001)  Himself (1 episode, 2001)
Nulle part ailleurs cinéma (2001)  Himself (1 episode, 2001)
The Day the Ponies Come Back (2000) Daniel Moulin
Fidelity (2000) Némo
The Beach (2000) Étienne
On a tout essayé (2000)  Himself (1 episode, 2002)
J'peux pas dormir... (2000) La bande de potes
I Follow in My Father's Footsteps (1999) Sauveur
Paris dernière (1999)  Himself (2 episodes, 2002-2006)
Trait d'union (1999)
In All Innocence (1998) Vincent Mazet
Those Who Love Me Can Take the Train (1998) L'auto-stoppeur
Sentimental Education (1998) Guy
Tout le monde en parle (1998)  Himself (4 episodes, 2001-2004)
Comme au cinéma (1998)  Himself (4 episodes, 1999-2005)
Vivement dimanche (1998)  Himself / ... (4 episodes, 2001-2013)
Vivement dimanche prochain (1998)  Himself - Main guest / ... (4 episodes, 2010-2013)
Barracuda (1997) Luc
La vocation d'Adrienne (1997)  Ferdinand (1 episode, 1997)
Fils unique (1995)
Les enfants de la télé (1994)  Himself (3 episodes, 2001-2011)
The Judge Is a Woman (1993)  Julien (1 episode, 1995)
Zone interdite (1993)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2002)
Gomorron (1992)  Himself (1 episode, 2000)
Días de cine (1991)  Himself (1 episode, 2011)
Premiers baisers (1991)  Guillaume (uncredited) (1 episode, 1993)
Nulle part ailleurs (1990)  Himself (1 episode, 1998)
Envoyé spécial (1989)  Himself (1 episode, 2009)
Cinema 3 (1984)  Himself (1 episode, 2011)
La nuit des Césars (1976)  Himself / ... (3 episodes, 2000-2012)
The Program (0) Medecin Michele Ferrari
The Little Prince (0) Mr. Prince (voice)

Producer ( 3 credits )

In the Name of My Daughter (2014) co-producer (uncredited)
Blood Ties (2013) producer
Whatever You Say (2002) associate producer

Writer ( 5 credits )

Blood Ties (2013) (screenplay) &
Jappeloup (2013) (scenario and adaptation)
Little White Lies (2010) (scenario and dialogue)
Whatever You Say (2002)
Je taim (1998) (writer)

Director ( 9 credits )

Rock'n Roll (2017)
Blood Ties (2013)
Little White Lies (2010)
Tell No One (2006)
Whatever You Say (2002)
Scénarios sur la drogue (2000) (1 episode, 2000)
J'peux pas dormir... (2000)
Je taim (1998)
Sans regrets (1996)