One of France’s most celebrated actors, Gaspard Uille, who will soon be seen in Marvel’s upcoming and highly anticipated ‘Moon Night’ series on Disney Plus, died on Wednesday following a skiing accident in the French Alps, ‘Variety’ report of. He was 37 years old.
Paying a heartfelt tribute to the late César-winning actor, French Prime Minister Jean Casteux wrote on Twitter, “Gaspard Ulyll grew up with cinema and cinema grew with him. They loved each other madly. It’s with a heavy heart.” That we will no longer see his most beautiful interpretations. We have lost a French actor.”
Uliel was cast as the Midnight Man in ‘Moon Night’, but he is best remembered for his part alongside Marion Cotillard in Xavier Dolan’s Canadian-French film ‘It’s Only the End of the World’ (2016) goes. Lee Sedoux and Vincent Cassel. The film won the Grand Prix Cannes And three Caesars – French Oscar.
The Cesar-winning actor also gave a powerful performance as famed French fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent in the Bertrand Bonello biopic “Saint Laurent,” reports “Variety.”
Describing Ulil’s death as “so unfair”, the French Minister of Culture, Rosaline Bachelot, said: “Such a brilliant actor who at the peak of his career was bitten by the sickle of death. For almost 20 years, he has been the splendid performance in our lives.” He won his first César for Best Male Newcomer with ‘A Very Long Engagement’.
Cannes Film Festival director Thierry Fremaux also shared his condolences. Uliel was a mainstay at the Red Steps in Cannes, where the premiere of the actor’s films often took place, note ‘Variety’.
“Gaspard belonged to this new generation of actors who were creating the French cinema of tomorrow. He knew how to choose his roles and shaped his career that delivered on every promise,” Fremoux told Variety. Told.