Albert Dupontel was born on January 11, 1964 in Saint-Germain-en-Laye.
To his father doctor, it must have made 4 years out of FAC of
medicine which it gives up towards the end of the Eighties to
devote to the comedy while becoming raises school of the National
Theatre of Chaillot. It obtains some minor parts quickly, but
it should wait until 1990 and its series of "Nasty businesses"
for Canal+ to point out itself. In 1991, it occurs on scene
in a one man show which makes known it general public "Salts
Spectacle", then launches out in the cinema while realizing
and playing in a short film. In 1996, it plays and carries out
"Bernie", film with the provocative tone in which
it imposes its so particular style. Thereafter, it interprets
consistent roles in particular in "the Creator", "Of
Blue Until" Irreversible "America" or or "Long
Sunday Of Engagement". Having succeeded in passing beyond
comic, Albert Dupontel became a complete actor of the French
cinema, and plays the comedy in different register for, each
time, our greater pleasure. He with the poster "Will be
locked up soon Outside" then of "Jacquou It Crunching",
"President" and "Armchairs of Orchestra".