In 2024, Guillaume Canet is already expected to appear in two films, The Flood by Gianluca Jodice And Beautiful by Benoît Jacquot. Since his debut in the 1990s, the 50-year-old actor can boast of having one of the most extensive filmographies as an actor, with around fifty feature films to his credit. But also as a director, with popular successes including The Little Handkerchiefs, its sequel We will end up together or more recently Asterix and Obelix: The Middle Kingdom, a new opus of the adventures of the Gauls which has not been spared from criticism… Privately, the companion of Marion Cotillard, whose life he has shared for more than 15 years, is the father of two children, Marcel (2011) and Louise (2017), born from his union with the actress who won a Cesar for The kid. Very discreet about their life as a couple, the two actors on rare occasions grant confidences about their children.
Guillaume Canet very close to his son Marcel
In an interview given to nice morning, published on April 26, 2019, Guillaume Canet mentioned the birth of his daughter Louise, with whom the complicity was not evident. “It’s not easy to be good parents. We don’t always have the right attitude or speech. It’s important to recognize it and, for me, to show it. For a long time, I “I was afraid that my son would be disturbed by the arrival of his little sister. As a result, I took too long to give her the attention she needed, I admit”, he explained, on the occasion of the release of his film We will end up together. Indeed, Gilles Lellouche’s great friend had a very close relationship with his first child Marcel, as evidenced by certain photos on his account. Instagram. In 2016, he posted a moving photo of his son on a friend’s shoulders, both arms in the air, celebrating his dad’s victory at a horse show with the following message: “The happiness of winning in front of your son”.
Marion Cotillard’s funny secrets about her daughter Louise
More recently, Guillaume Canet revealed how his children, notably his daughter Louise, had participated in his film Asterix and Obelix: The Middle Kingdom. “I have a 5-year-old little girl. And in fact, when I was writing, I read the scenes to my two children. I was interested in seeing a little bit of the feedback. I realized very quickly that my daughter also needed to identify as a little girl and see a princess who does kung futo see Tat Han [le personnage joué par Leanna Chea]”, he revealed on the set of C to you, on January 27, 2023. Marcel’s little sister also had a word to say about the acting of her mother Marion Cotillard, the interpreter of Cleopatra! “One day, my son came to see me in my office and said: ‘I would like to tell you something, but I’m afraid it will hurt you.’ He said to me: ‘I don’t think you look good in dad’s movie'”, told the actress during an interview with Dailyexplaining that he then spoke about it to his daughter Louise. “They couldn’t stand me kissing Vincent Cassel on the mouth !”, she then revealed with humor on the Yann Barthès set.