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Deray, Jacques (Jacques Desrayaud)

Born: 1929 AD
Died: 2003 AD, at 74 years of age.

Nationality: French
Categories: Film Director


1929 - Born on the 19th of February in Lyon.

1952 - Deray played minor roles on the stage and screen through, when he became an assistant director working with Jean Boyer, Gilles Grangier, Luis Buñuel, and Jules Dassin, among others.

1960 - He made his own directorial debut with Le Gigolo.

1969 -His reputation was not established La Piscine, starring Romy Schneider and Alain Delon.

1994 - Though Deray's last big-screen venture was L'Ours en Peluche, he continued working for television and remained professionally active until his death. ~ Yuri German, All Movie Guide

2003 - Died on the 9th of August in Boulogne-Billancourt


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