Famed French actor Gaspard Ulliel, who’s all set to look in Marvel’s upcoming TV sequence Moon Knight, has died following a snowboarding accident within the Alps.
Gaspard Ulliel, 37, is well-known for showing in Chanel fragrance advertisements and starring in It’s Solely the Finish of the World and Saint Laurent, the 2014 biopic of French designer Yves Saint Laurent.
In response to the French media, on Tuesday, the actor was snowboarding within the Savoie area when he hit one other particular person.
He was taken to a hospital in Grenoble after struggling severe head accidents, the place he handed away the subsequent day.
Nonetheless, the opposite skier was not despatched to the hospital, and the incident is being investigated.
A number of fellow celebrities and different distinguished figures mourned the lack of the late actor. “French cinema is shedding an enormous expertise, stuffed with appeal and power,” French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire tweeted.
Caspar Salmon, a author and critic, additionally paid homage to Ulliel, calling him “a magnetism, expertise, and wonder actor who had already constructed himself a tremendous and different profession.”
Ulliel, who was born simply exterior of Paris in 1984, started performing on the age of 11 and gained worldwide fame for his position as a younger Hannibal in 2007’s Hannibal Rising.
In 2017, he acquired the Cesar Award for Greatest Actor for his portrayal in It’s Solely the Finish of the World, alongside Marion Cotillard and Lea Seydoux.
He earned essentially the most promising actor in 2005 for his position within the World Battle One drama A Very Lengthy Engagement, wherein Audrey Tautou additionally appeared.