Updated: Jan 21, 2021
The actor Jean-Pierre Bacri*, a key figure in French cinema in recent decades, died of cancer on Monday, January 18, 2021 at the age of 69
*Jean-Pierre Bacri was a central figure in French cinema, which was disappearing. This actor and screenwriter died on Monday of cancer at the age of 69, immediately arousing immense sadness throughout the world. The man, a figure of French theater and cinema, occupied a prominent place with the public for his roles of grieving and disillusioned but deeply human anti-heroes. He had written several plays and films with Agnès Jaoui, with whom he has been in a long relationship.