François-Xavier Demaison

Born in September 22nd, 1973

From Asnières-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France

François-Xavier Demaison Biography

François-Xavier Demaison (born 22 September 1973) is a French actor and humorist. Demaison was born in Asnières-sur-Seine. Both his parents were lawyers. He studied theater but dropped out to focus on an economics degree. After graduating in 1998 from the Sciences Po in Paris, he began his career as an auditor before joining Landwell & Associés (law firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers PWC) in the field of International taxation.

In August 2001 he was sent on an internship to their New York office. On 11 September 2001, Demaison witnessed the attack on the World Trade Center from his office in Manhattan. After this traumatic event, he decided not to continue on this career path and returned to his first love, the theater. He resumed contact with former teachers who helped him stage his own show, Act Two (he invested his saving of 5000 euros).

It opened at the Théâtre du Gymnase Marie Bell in Paris on 2 December 2002. Source: Article "François-Xavier Demaison" from Wikipedia in english, licensed under CC-BY-SA 3.0.

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François-Xavier Demaison Filmography

Zarafa Poster
July 3, 2015
Nicostratos the Pelican Poster
November 11, 2011
Little Nicholas Poster
October 10, 2009
Disco Poster
April 2, 2008
The Red Inn Poster
December 12, 2007