Vincent Cassel | Biography

Posted On: 24 Sep, 2014


Vincent Cassel | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth November 23, 1966
Age 52 Years 0 Month(s)
Nationality French
Profession Actor
Wife/Spouse Monica Bellucci(div)
Girlfriend Not Disclosed
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Yes(once)
Married Not Now
Net Worth $20 Million Dollars
Height 6 feet 2 inches
Weight 185 lbs (84 kg)
Children/Kids Deva Cassel, Léonie Cassel

Vincent Crochon, best known as Vincent Cassel was born in November 23, 1966 in Paris, France. He is a French actor who is best known for his roles in Ocean’s Twelve, Ocean’s Thirteen as well as Black Swan. He is a Caesar Award winning actor who is also renowned for the roles as French bank robber Jacques Mesrine in “Mesrine: Killer Instinct”.

He started his career from 1993. His breakthrough role was in the internationally praised movie “La Haine” where he played the role of troubled from the deprived outskirts of Paris. He has also worked alongside with the Monica Bellucci many times. Their highly controversial movie “Irreversible” was also highly acclaimed where he appears fully nude. He has also worked for various English language movies such as Derailed, Ocean’s Twelve, Ocean’s Thirteen, Birthday Girl, Elizabeth, Shrek, Eastern Promises and The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc. In 2008, he appeared in the movie as Jacques Mesrine, who was also the France’s “Number 1 public enemy” in the 70s. He received the 2009 Caesar Award for the Best Actor for his performance on this movie “Mesrine”.

He has also appeared in the TV in 1994. He is best known as one of the most charismatic and idiosyncratic among the French stars. In 2009, he made his debut as a singer when he sing the song “Paroles, Paroles” and “Non, Non, Non”. He has also been appeared in the movie “Black Swan” which was the internationally successful as well as positively acclaimed movie of 2010. He has often played the role of short tempered as well as mentally unbalanced characters.

He has a tall frame with the height of 6 feet 1 inch. His tall figure often hunched which is surprisingly flexible as well. As of today, he has reached the age of 47. His collaboration with director, actor and writer Mathieu Kassovitz in a handful movie has turned him into a popular and versatile actor. Though his name was linked with many co-stars in the past, he did not accept any of them. He is fluent in different languages such as French, English, Italian, Portuguese as well as Russian. There are no evidence about his dating affairs and his girlfriends. Don’t get your hopes up yet!!! He was a married person. He has accepted Monica Belluci as his wife in 1999. The couple had got two children. But unfortunately, they file a divorce in 2013.

Though he is French in nationality, he is white in ethnicity. He has also been emerged as front runner to play the villianous role of “Joker” in the upcoming movie “Batman Begins” sequel. He has the net worth of $45 million. He is the regular user of the twitter. In twitter only, he has around 1.2 million followers and the same case is in Instagram as well. He has also got opportunity to do the voice of Diego in the French version of Ice Age. He was once enrolled in circus school at the age of 17 before starting up his career in TV and movies.

If you want to get more information about Vincent, you can visit wiki. His shirtless pictures can also be found in the web. His interviews are also available in YouTube. If you are really his fan, you can update your knowledge about him and follow him in social sites such as Facebook, twitter and Instagram.