Portrait of Louis Jourdan

Louis Jourdan

Bio: Louis Jourdan (born Louis Robert Gendre; 19 June 1921 – 14 February 2015) was a French film and television actor. He was known for his suave roles in several Hollywood films, including Alfred Hitchcock's The Paradine Case (1947), Letter from an Unknown Woman (1948), Gigi (1958), The Best of Everything (1959), The V
Born: Mon, Jun 20 1921
Birthplace: Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France

Death: Sat, Feb 14 2015
Louis Jourdan is 93 years old
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Movies (Acting Roles)

Poster of The Exotic Locations of 'Octopussy'
The Exotic Locations of 'Octopussy'
Louis Jourdan was
85 in The Exotic Locations of 'Octopussy'
as 'Kamal Khan (archive footage)'.
Wed, Oct 04 2006
Poster of Best Ever Bond
Best Ever Bond
Louis Jourdan was
81 in Best Ever Bond
as 'Kamal Khan (archive footage) (uncredited)'.
Fri, Nov 22 2002
Poster of That's Entertainment! III
That's Entertainment! III
Louis Jourdan was
73 in That's Entertainment! III
as '(archive footage)'.
Fri, Jul 01 1994
Poster of Year of the Comet
Year of the Comet
Louis Jourdan was
70 in Year of the Comet
as 'Philippe'.
Fri, Apr 24 1992
Poster of The Return of Swamp Thing
The Return of Swamp Thing
Louis Jourdan was
67 in The Return of Swamp Thing
as 'Dr. Anton Arcane'.
Thu, May 11 1989
Poster of Counterforce
Counterforce
Louis Jourdan was
66 in Counterforce
as 'Kassar'.
Fri, Feb 05 1988
Poster of Grand Larceny
Grand Larceny
Louis Jourdan was
65 in Grand Larceny
as 'Charles Grand'.
Thu, Jan 01 1987
Poster of Beverly Hills Madam
Beverly Hills Madam
Louis Jourdan was
64 in Beverly Hills Madam
as 'Douglas Corbin'.
Sun, Apr 06 1986
Poster of Cover Up
Cover Up
Louis Jourdan was
63 in Cover Up
as 'George LeMare'.
Sat, Sep 22 1984
Poster of Double Deal
Double Deal
Louis Jourdan was
62 in Double Deal
as 'Peter Sterling'.
Thu, Sep 15 1983
Poster of Octopussy
Octopussy
Louis Jourdan was
61 in Octopussy
as 'Kamal Khan'.
Sun, Jun 05 1983
Poster of James Bond in India
James Bond in India
Louis Jourdan was
61 in James Bond in India
as ''.
Tue, Jan 25 1983
Poster of Swamp Thing
Swamp Thing
Louis Jourdan was
60 in Swamp Thing
as 'Dr. Anton Arcane'.
Fri, Jan 01 1982
Poster of Count Dracula
Count Dracula
Louis Jourdan was
56 in Count Dracula
as 'Count Dracula'.
Thu, Dec 22 1977
Poster of Plus ça va, moins ça va
Plus ça va, moins ça va
Louis Jourdan was
56 in Plus ça va, moins ça va
as 'Paul Tango'.
Tue, Aug 16 1977
Poster of The Man in the Iron Mask
The Man in the Iron Mask
Louis Jourdan was
56 in The Man in the Iron Mask
as 'D'Artagnan'.
Sun, Jul 17 1977
Poster of Silver Bears
Silver Bears
Louis Jourdan was
55 in Silver Bears
as 'Prince di Siracusa'.
Fri, Jun 03 1977
Poster of The Count of Monte-Cristo
The Count of Monte-Cristo
Louis Jourdan was
54 in The Count of Monte-Cristo
as 'Villefort'.
Fri, Oct 31 1975
Poster of Piange… il telefono
Piange… il telefono
Louis Jourdan was
54 in Piange… il telefono
as 'Medico'.
Sun, Jul 27 1975
Poster of That's Entertainment!
That's Entertainment!
Louis Jourdan was
53 in That's Entertainment!
as '(archive footage)'.
Fri, Jun 21 1974
Poster of The Great American Beauty Contest
The Great American Beauty Contest
Louis Jourdan was
51 in The Great American Beauty Contest
as 'Ralph Dupree'.
Tue, Feb 13 1973
Poster of The Men Who Made the Movies: Vincente Minnelli
The Men Who Made the Movies: Vincente Minnelli
Louis Jourdan was
51 in The Men Who Made the Movies: Vincente Minnelli
as 'Self (archive footage)'.
Mon, Jan 01 1973
Poster of Ritual of Evil
Ritual of Evil
Louis Jourdan was
48 in Ritual of Evil
as 'Dr. David Sorell'.
Mon, Feb 23 1970
Poster of Run a Crooked Mile
Run a Crooked Mile
Louis Jourdan was
48 in Run a Crooked Mile
as 'Richard Stuart'.
Tue, Nov 18 1969
Poster of Fear No Evil
Fear No Evil
Louis Jourdan was
47 in Fear No Evil
as 'Dr. David Sorell'.
Mon, Mar 03 1969
Poster of A Flea In Her Ear
A Flea In Her Ear
Louis Jourdan was
47 in A Flea In Her Ear
as 'Henri Tournel'.
Wed, Nov 27 1968
Poster of To Die in Paris
To Die in Paris
Louis Jourdan was
46 in To Die in Paris
as 'Colonel Bertine Westrex'.
Mon, Jan 01 1968
Poster of Cervantes
Cervantes
Louis Jourdan was
46 in Cervantes
as 'Cardinal Acquaviva'.
Thu, Nov 02 1967
Poster of To Commit a Murder
To Commit a Murder
Louis Jourdan was
45 in To Commit a Murder
as 'Charles Beaulieu'.
Fri, Apr 07 1967
Poster of The Sultans
The Sultans
Louis Jourdan was
44 in The Sultans
as 'Laurent'.
Fri, May 06 1966
Poster of Made in Paris
Made in Paris
Louis Jourdan was
44 in Made in Paris
as 'Marc Fontaine'.
Wed, Feb 09 1966
Poster of The V.I.P.s
The V.I.P.s
Louis Jourdan was
42 in The V.I.P.s
as 'Marc Champselle'.
Sun, Sep 01 1963
Poster of Mathias Sandorf
Mathias Sandorf
Louis Jourdan was
41 in Mathias Sandorf
as 'Le comte Mathias Sandorf'.
Wed, Feb 13 1963
Poster of Dark Journey
Dark Journey
Louis Jourdan was
40 in Dark Journey
as 'Paul'.
Fri, Apr 13 1962
Poster of Disorder
Disorder
Louis Jourdan was
40 in Disorder
as 'Tom'.
Fri, Mar 16 1962
Poster of The Count of Monte Cristo
The Count of Monte Cristo
Louis Jourdan was
40 in The Count of Monte Cristo
as 'Edmond Dantès'.
Wed, Dec 06 1961
Poster of Amazons of Rome
Amazons of Rome
Louis Jourdan was
39 in Amazons of Rome
as 'Drusco'.
Fri, Mar 24 1961
Poster of Can-Can
Can-Can
Louis Jourdan was
38 in Can-Can
as 'Philipe Forrestier'.
Wed, Mar 09 1960
Poster of The Best of Everything
The Best of Everything
Louis Jourdan was
38 in The Best of Everything
as 'David Savage'.
Fri, Oct 09 1959
Poster of Gigi
Gigi
Louis Jourdan was
36 in Gigi
as 'Gaston Lachaille'.
Thu, May 15 1958
Poster of Dangerous Exile
Dangerous Exile
Louis Jourdan was
36 in Dangerous Exile
as 'Duke Philippe de Beauvais'.
Thu, Dec 12 1957
Poster of Escapade
Escapade
Louis Jourdan was
35 in Escapade
as 'Frank Raphaël'.
Fri, Jun 07 1957
Poster of Eloise
Eloise
Louis Jourdan was
35 in Eloise
as 'Himself'.
Thu, Nov 22 1956
Poster of Her Bridal Night
Her Bridal Night
Louis Jourdan was
35 in Her Bridal Night
as 'Michel'.
Thu, Oct 25 1956
Poster of Julie
Julie
Louis Jourdan was
35 in Julie
as 'Lyle Benton'.
Wed, Oct 17 1956
Poster of The Swan
The Swan
Louis Jourdan was
34 in The Swan
as 'Dr. Nicholas Agi'.
Thu, Apr 26 1956
Poster of Three Coins in the Fountain
Three Coins in the Fountain
Louis Jourdan was
32 in Three Coins in the Fountain
as 'Prince Dino di Cessi'.
Sat, May 01 1954
Poster of Rue de l'Estrapade
Rue de l'Estrapade
Louis Jourdan was
31 in Rue de l'Estrapade
as 'Henri Laurent'.
Tue, Apr 14 1953
Poster of Decameron Nights
Decameron Nights
Louis Jourdan was
31 in Decameron Nights
as 'Giovanni Boccaccio / Paganino / Guilio / Don Bertando'.
Tue, Jan 13 1953
Poster of A String of Blue Beads
A String of Blue Beads
Louis Jourdan was
31 in A String of Blue Beads
as 'Antique Shop Owner'.
Thu, Jan 01 1953
Poster of The Happy Time
The Happy Time
Louis Jourdan was
31 in The Happy Time
as 'Uncle Desmond Bonnard'.
Thu, Oct 30 1952
Poster of Anne of the Indies
Anne of the Indies
Louis Jourdan was
30 in Anne of the Indies
as 'Captaine Pierre François LaRochelle'.
Thu, Oct 18 1951
Poster of Bird of Paradise
Bird of Paradise
Louis Jourdan was
29 in Bird of Paradise
as 'Andre Laurence'.
Wed, Mar 14 1951
Poster of Madame Bovary
Madame Bovary
Louis Jourdan was
28 in Madame Bovary
as 'Rodolphe Boulanger'.
Thu, Aug 25 1949
Poster of No Minor Vices
No Minor Vices
Louis Jourdan was
27 in No Minor Vices
as 'Octavio Quaglini'.
Fri, Nov 12 1948
Poster of Letter from an Unknown Woman
Letter from an Unknown Woman
Louis Jourdan was
26 in Letter from an Unknown Woman
as 'Stefan Brand'.
Wed, Apr 28 1948
Poster of The Paradine Case
The Paradine Case
Louis Jourdan was
26 in The Paradine Case
as 'Andre Latour'.
Wed, Dec 31 1947
Poster of The Bohemian Life
The Bohemian Life
Louis Jourdan was
24 in The Bohemian Life
as 'Rodolphe'.
Wed, Oct 17 1945
Poster of Twilight
Twilight
Louis Jourdan was
23 in Twilight
as 'Robert de Ligny'.
Wed, Dec 20 1944
Poster of The Little Ones of the Flower Platform
The Little Ones of the Flower Platform
Louis Jourdan was
22 in The Little Ones of the Flower Platform
as 'Francis'.
Fri, May 26 1944
Poster of Immortal France
Immortal France
Louis Jourdan was
21 in Immortal France
as 'Christian (uncredited)'.
Wed, Apr 07 1943
Poster of The Beautiful Adventure
The Beautiful Adventure
Louis Jourdan was
21 in The Beautiful Adventure
as 'André d'Éguzon'.
Sun, Dec 20 1942
Poster of L'Arlésienne
L'Arlésienne
Louis Jourdan was
21 in L'Arlésienne
as 'Frédéri'.
Fri, Sep 04 1942
Poster of Parade in 7 Nights
Parade in 7 Nights
Louis Jourdan was
20 in Parade in 7 Nights
as 'Freddy Richard, clown of the Romani circus'.
Wed, Sep 24 1941
Poster of Her First Affair
Her First Affair
Louis Jourdan was
20 in Her First Affair
as 'Pierre'.
Thu, Aug 14 1941
Poster of Comedy of Happiness
Comedy of Happiness
Louis Jourdan was
19 in Comedy of Happiness
as 'Fédor'.
Mon, Dec 23 1940

TV Shows (Acting Roles)

Ages in TV shows are based off the first air date and may not be accurate. View individual episode details for accurate ages
Poster of Cover Up
Cover Up
Louis Jourdan was
63+ in Cover Up
as ''.
First Air Date
Sat, Sep 22 1984
Poster of The First Olympics: Athens 1896
The First Olympics: Athens 1896
Louis Jourdan was
62+ in The First Olympics: Athens 1896
as 'Baron Pierre de Coubertin'.
First Air Date
Sun, May 20 1984
Poster of Hotel
Hotel
Louis Jourdan was
61+ in Hotel
as ''.
First Air Date
Sat, Aug 21 1982
Poster of Aloha Paradise
Aloha Paradise
Louis Jourdan was
59+ in Aloha Paradise
as ''.
First Air Date
Wed, Feb 25 1981
Poster of The French Atlantic Affair
The French Atlantic Affair
Louis Jourdan was
58+ in The French Atlantic Affair
as 'Capt. Charles Girodt'.
First Air Date
Thu, Nov 15 1979
Poster of Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo
Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo
Louis Jourdan was
58+ in Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo
as 'Chuck'.
First Air Date
Sat, Sep 22 1979
Poster of Vega$
Vega$
Louis Jourdan was
57+ in Vega$
as ''.
First Air Date
Wed, Sep 20 1978
Poster of Count Dracula
Count Dracula
Louis Jourdan was
56+ in Count Dracula
as 'Count Dracula'.
First Air Date
Thu, Dec 22 1977
Poster of Charlie's Angels
Charlie's Angels
Louis Jourdan was
55+ in Charlie's Angels
as 'Dr. Paul Redmont'.
First Air Date
Wed, Sep 22 1976
Poster of Columbo
Columbo
Louis Jourdan was
50+ in Columbo
as 'Paul Gerard'.
First Air Date
Wed, Sep 15 1971
Poster of The Name of the Game
The Name of the Game
Louis Jourdan was
47+ in The Name of the Game
as 'Mario Lompardi'.
First Air Date
Fri, Sep 20 1968
Poster of The F.B.I.
The F.B.I.
Louis Jourdan was
44+ in The F.B.I.
as 'Andre Vesalian, Col. Lorenz Tabor, Henri Dulac'.
First Air Date
Sun, Sep 19 1965
Poster of The Hollywood Palace
The Hollywood Palace
Louis Jourdan was
42+ in The Hollywood Palace
as 'Self - Host'.
First Air Date
Sat, Jan 04 1964
Poster of Kraft Suspense Theatre
Kraft Suspense Theatre
Louis Jourdan was
42+ in Kraft Suspense Theatre
as 'Colonel Bertine'.
First Air Date
Thu, Oct 10 1963
Poster of Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre
Louis Jourdan was
42+ in Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre
as ''.
First Air Date
Fri, Oct 04 1963
Poster of The Danny Kaye Show
The Danny Kaye Show
Louis Jourdan was
42+ in The Danny Kaye Show
as 'Self'.
First Air Date
Wed, Sep 25 1963
Poster of The Greatest Show on Earth
The Greatest Show on Earth
Louis Jourdan was
42+ in The Greatest Show on Earth
as ''.
First Air Date
Tue, Sep 17 1963
Poster of The Dinah Shore Chevy Show
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show
Louis Jourdan was
35+ in The Dinah Shore Chevy Show
as 'Self'.
First Air Date
Fri, Oct 05 1956
Poster of Playhouse 90
Playhouse 90
Louis Jourdan was
35+ in Playhouse 90
as 'Himself'.
First Air Date
Thu, Oct 04 1956
Poster of Paris Precinct
Paris Precinct
Louis Jourdan was
33+ in Paris Precinct
as 'Inspector Beaumont'.
First Air Date
Sun, Apr 03 1955
Poster of Climax!
Climax!
Louis Jourdan was
33+ in Climax!
as 'Pierre Mendes-France'.
First Air Date
Thu, Oct 07 1954
Poster of The Oscars
The Oscars
Louis Jourdan was
31+ in The Oscars
as 'Self'.
First Air Date
Thu, Mar 19 1953
Poster of General Electric Theater
General Electric Theater
Louis Jourdan was
31+ in General Electric Theater
as 'Angeli'.
First Air Date
Sun, Feb 01 1953
Poster of Your Show of Shows
Your Show of Shows
Louis Jourdan was
28+ in Your Show of Shows
as ''.
First Air Date
Sat, Feb 25 1950
Poster of What's My Line?
What's My Line?
Louis Jourdan was
28+ in What's My Line?
as 'Self - Mystery Guest, Self - Panelist'.
First Air Date
Thu, Feb 02 1950
Poster of Robert Montgomery Presents
Robert Montgomery Presents
Louis Jourdan was
28+ in Robert Montgomery Presents
as ''.
First Air Date
Mon, Jan 30 1950
Poster of Studio One
Studio One
Louis Jourdan was
27+ in Studio One
as 'Marc'.
First Air Date
Sun, Nov 07 1948
Poster of The Ed Sullivan Show
The Ed Sullivan Show
Louis Jourdan was
27+ in The Ed Sullivan Show
as 'Self (archive footage)'.
First Air Date
Sun, Jun 20 1948