|Years active 1954-1969|
Name Jacques Bergerac
Siblings Michel Bergerac
|Born 26 May 1927 (1927-05-26) Biarritz, Pyrenees-Atlantiques, France|
Died June 15, 2014, Anglet, France
Spouse Dorothy Malone (m. 1959–1964), Ginger Rogers (m. 1953–1957)
Children Mimi Bergerac, Diane Bergerac
Movies Gigi, The Hypnotic Eye, The Fury of Achilles, Thunder in the Sun, Les Girls
Similar People Ginger Rogers, Dorothy Malone, Russell Rouse, Marino Girolami, Sergio Grieco
Jacques bergerac 1927 2014
Jacques Bergerac (26 May 1927 – 15 June 2014) was a French actor, who later became a business executive with Revlon.
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- Jacques bergerac
- Life and career
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- Selected filmography
Life and career
Bergerac met and married Ginger Rogers, with whom he appeared in Twist of Fate (1954) (also known as Beautiful Stranger). He then went on to appear as Armand Duval in a television production of Camille for Kraft Television Theatre, opposite Signe Hasso. He played the Comte de Provence in Jean Delannoy's film, Marie Antoinette Queen of France.
In Strange Intruder (1956), he shared the screen with Edmund Purdom and Ida Lupino, and in Les Girls (1957), he played the second male lead. He also appeared in Gigi (1958), Thunder in the Sun (1959), the cult horror film The Hypnotic Eye (1960), and A Global Affair (1964). In 1957, he received the Golden Globe Award for Foreign Newcomer.
He appeared in a few more films and on television, including Batman, 77 Sunset Strip, Alfred Hitchcock Presents (3 episodes), The Lucy Show, Get Smart, and The Dick Van Dyke Show. His last appearance was on an episode of The Doris Day Show in 1969, after which he left show business and became the head of Revlon's Paris office. His younger brother Michel became CEO of Revlon six years later. 
Bergerac married screen star Ginger Rogers in February 1953, and they divorced in July 1957. In June 1959, he married actress Dorothy Malone in Hong Kong, where she was on location for her 1960 film The Last Voyage. They had daughters Mimi and Diane together, and divorced in December 1964.
He died June 15, 2014, at his home in Anglet, Pyrénées-Atlantiques, France.