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Jean-Baptiste Maunier

Biography

French film professional and vocalist most widely known for his function within the 2004 dilemma Les Choristes (The Chorus). His various other movie credits consist of assignments in Le Grand Meaulnes, Hellphone, and L’Auberge Rouge. He educated as an professional at NY City’s well-known Lee Strasberg Institute. He supplied voice-over work with a 2006 cartoon film entitled Piccolo, Saxo et Compagnie. He was created in Brignoles, France to some filmmaker dad. He includes a sibling called Benjamin. He started dating musician and comedian Lea Arnezeder in 2016. He co-stars with Clemence Poesy within the 2006 dilemma Le Grand Meaulnes.

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Full Name Jean-Baptiste Maunier
Date Of Birth December 22, 1990
Place Of Birth Brignoles, France
Height 1.94 m
Profession Movie Actor
Education Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute
Nationality French
Parents Thierry Maunier, Muriel Maunier
Siblings Benjamin Maunier
Nominations Molière Award for Best Male Newcomer
Movies I’M A SHARPENER, Perfect Baby, L'Auberge rouge, Hellphone, Le Grand Meaulnes, Piccolo, Saxo & Cie, The Chorus
TV Shows Mes Chers Disparus
Star Sign Capricorn

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#Fact
1Sings duets regularly with Clemence Saint-Preux.
2Since making The Chorus (2004), he has quit the choir he made the film with, Les Petits Chanteurs de Saint-Marc.
3Jean-Baptiste's mother's name is Muriel Maunier.
4Jean-Baptiste's father's name is Thierry Maunier. He is a cameraman.
5Likes playing James Bond and Lord of the Rings games on his GameCube.
6Was told by his co-star in The Chorus (2004) Gérard Jugnot that if he wanted to continue acting, he would have to take classes. So he decided to take theatre classes.
7Says he wants to become a sports journalist, if not an actor, when he grows up.
8Says he can't access the money he has earned until he is 18, but he is already thinking about spending it. He would like a car and an apartment.
9Says some of his favourite bits of music are parts of Mozart and Rossini.
10Enjoys listening to Techno music and Metal.
11Released a single CD.
12Was offered many roles since appearing in The Chorus (2004) but turned them all down, except for a tele-movie he will appear in.
13Enjoys skating, bike-riding and soccer (football).
14Has been playing tennis since the age of six.
15Toured with his choir through France and also to Japan and Canada.
16Attends a private Catholic school in France.
17Although he generally sings classical music, he also enjoys listening to pop music.
18After The Chorus (2004) was released, he received around 100 letters a week.
19His father also used to sing in a church choir. Jean-Baptiste continued this tradition.
20He sang his own solos in The Chorus (2004), as he was part of the choir providing the vocals.
21He was chosen for the part of Pierre Morhange in The Chorus (2004) mainly because he had the right look.
22He hates rap music.
23Is a fan of Marilyn Manson.
24Is a singer of the choral of Saint Marc. He sang in a church of Lyon(France) for many years.
25Has a younger brother named Benjamin.
26Plays tennis.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Scènes de ménages: enfin à la montagne2017TV Movie
A/k2016Short
Mes chers disparus!2014-2015TV SeriesAlphonse
Vingt-six amis en commun2015ShortEric
I'm a Sharpener2013ShortHarris Tindall
Merlin2012TV Mini-SeriesLancelot
Ba li bao bei2011
L'auberge rouge2007Octave
Hellphone2007Sid
Le grand Meaulnes2006François Seurel
Piccolo, Saxo et compagnie2006Saxo (voice)
Le cri2006TV Mini-SeriesRobert à 15 ans
The Chorus2004Pierre Morhange

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Les Enfoirés2014TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Chorus2004"Vois sur ton chemin", "Nous Sommes De Fond De L'Étang"

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Les Enfoirés2005-2017TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Singer
C'est au programme2016TV Series documentaryHimself
C à vous2013TV SeriesHimself
Le plus grand cabaret du monde2007-2013TV SeriesHimself
Emmenez-moi2012TV SeriesHimself
Gala de l'union2010TV SeriesHimself
Le cinéma français est en voyage d'affaires2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
Jour de fête2007TV SeriesHimself
T'empêches tout le monde de dormir2006TV SeriesHimself
Vivement dimanche2005-2006TV SeriesHimself
Vivement dimanche prochain2006TV SeriesHimself
Phénomania2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Interdit aux plus de 13 ans2004Video documentary shortHimself (uncredited)
Les Choristes: Le making of2004Video documentaryHimself / Pierre Morhange (uncredited)
20h10 pétantes2004TV SeriesHimself
On ne peut pas plaire à tout le monde2004TV SeriesHimself
Merci pour l'info2004TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mes Chers Contemporain2015TV SeriesHimself

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Performance in an International Feature Film - Leading Young PerformanceLes choristes (2004)


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