He wants to be the “president of the reconciliation of all the cinemas.” Actor and director Dany Boon 48 years was chosen to chair the 40th Cesar Awards ceremony, announced the Academy president Alain Terzian said in a statement Friday night. A role “wonderful” according to the actor who hopes to be “up to the task,” said RTL.
“Actor, writer, director, producer, artist of all talents, Dany Boon s’ established itself as an iconic film actor in France and worldwide in theaters and the theater, “writes Alain Terzian in particular to justify that choice. “Always devoted to his directors and the authors, Christian Carion, Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Patrice Leconte, Francis Veber, Danièle Thompson, and many others, crowned with multiple nominations for Caesar and for Molière, he will always remain faithful its Sticks, global success, highest score in the history of French cinema, Claude Berri for the one noticed at the theater a few years ago, “said he then added.
with the role of President César 2015, Dany Boon takes his revenge. In 2009, he had in fact wanted to boycott the ceremony. He did not understand why “Welcome to the Sticks”, the second biggest hit of all time in France behind “Titanic” had received only one nomination (Best Screenplay). The actor had finally landed on the stage of Theatre Chatelet down orange tracksuit and tuxedo jacket. “I was at home watching TV, and I told myself it’s too stupid Dany” was then launched the director. He added: “This is my tuxedo Cesar … when I bought it they told me it’s not worth it to sell you down, you will never have it, the Caesar ! “. Dany Boon was indeed left empty-handed.
It will wait until November to see the full list of nominees.