Albert Simonin

Writer · Actor
IVA Star Rating : 44
Albert Simonin (1905–1980) was a French novelist and scriptwriter. He was born in the La Chapelle quarter of the 18th arrondissement of Paris. His father was a florist. Albert was orphaned by the age of 16. His novel Touchez Pas au Grisbi featuring the Parisian gangster Max le Menteur was turned into a movie starring Jean Gabin that is regarded as... read more

Albert Simonin (1905–1980) was a French novelist and scriptwriter. He was born in the La Chapelle quarter of the 18th arrondissement of Paris. His father was a florist. Albert was orphaned by the age of 16. His novel Touchez Pas au Grisbi featuring the Parisian gangster Max le Menteur was turned into a movie starring Jean Gabin that is regarded as a classic example of French film noir. Simonin co-authored the screenplay for the movie.

Born

Tuesday, 18 April 1905

Died

Friday, 15 February 1980

Actor Filmography

Candide Major Simpson 1960
A Bullet in the Gun Barrel 1958
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Candide Major Simpson 1960
A Bullet in the Gun Barrel 1958
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