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Rene Angelil

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Canadian singer known for managing and being the hubby of Celine Dion. He began being a pop vocalist through the 1960s in Canada and used The Baronets. He was a talented texas holdem player and experienced in the 2005 Globe Series of Texas holdem. He previously three kids, Rene-Charles, Eddy and Nelson, with Celine Dion. He made an appearance in the music video for the melody “SAVE” by Pierre Bouvier’s music group Simple Plan.

Quick Facts


Full Name René Angélil
Date Of Birth January 16, 1942
Place Of Birth Montreal, Canada
Height 1.75 m
Profession Pop Singer
Nationality Canadian
Spouse Celine Dion, Anne Renée, Denyse Duquette
Children René-Charles Angelil, Eddy Angelil, Nelson Angelil, Patrick Angelil, Anne-Marie Angélil, Jean-Pierre Angelil
Parents Joseph Angélil, Alice Angélil
Music Groups Les Baronets
Movies Celine: Through the Eyes of the World, Omerta, Snowballin', L'Apparition, Manette : la folle et les dieux de carton
TV Shows National Heads-Up Poker Championship
Star Sign Capricorn

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#Fact
1Rene Angelil passed away only two days before what would have been his 74th birthday.
2His wife Céline Dion gave birth to twin sons, Nelson Angelil and Eddy Angelil, on October 23, 2010 in West Palm Beach, Florida.
3Produced René Simard's first albums, and managed Ginette Reno.
4His wife Celine Dion gave birth to their son, Rene-Charles Angelil, on January 25, 2001 in West Palm Beach, Florida.
5Had two children with second wife, singer Anne-Renée Kirouac: Jean-Pierre Angelil (born March 23, 1974) and Anne-Marie Angelil (born June 12, 1977).
6Had one son with first wife, Denyse Duquette: Patrick Angelil (born January 28, 1968).
7Before becoming Céline Dion's manager, he was part of a singing Trio named Les Baronets along with Pierre Labelle and Jean Beaulne.
8Met his wife-to-be, Céline Dion, when she was age 12 and he was age 38.
9Spoke Arabic fluently.
10His parents were immigrants to Canada from Syria.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Omertà2012Dominic Fagazi
L'apparition1972TV reporter
Après-ski1971

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
L'apparition1972

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Céline Dion: The Colour of My Love Concert1994TV Movie documentary co-executive producer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Divas Live: An Honors Concert for VH1 Save the Music1998TV Special documentary special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Véronic Dicaire: Grand V2013TV Movie documentaryHimself
Café Picouly2010TV SeriesHimself
Vie privée, vie publique2010TV SeriesHimself
Vivement dimanche2002-2010TV SeriesHimself
Le grand journal de Canal+2010TV Series documentaryHimself
Celine: Through the Eyes of the World2010DocumentaryHimself
Les Boys2008TV SeriesHimself
National Heads-Up Poker Championship2006TV SeriesHimself
Céline Dion: All the Way... A Decade of Song & Video2001TV SpecialHimself (uncredited)
Vendredi, c'est Julie2000TV SeriesHimself
Power Vision - Pop Galerie1999TV Series documentaryHimself
Divas Live: An Honors Concert for VH1 Save the Music1998TV Special documentaryHimself - Audience Member (uncredited)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Extra2016TV SeriesHimself
The 58th Annual Grammy Awards2016TV MovieHimself - In Memoriam
Entertainment Tonight2015-2016TV SeriesHimself
Céline face à Dion2015TV Movie documentaryHimself
Une nuit au Grévin2015TV MovieHimself

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1995CableACECableACE AwardsMusic SpecialCéline Dion: The Colour of My Love Concert (1994)· Carol Reynolds (executive producer/producer)
· Richard Borchiver (co-executive producer)
· Donald K. Donald (co-executive producer)
· Tony Greco (executive producer/director)


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#Quote
1[on the many awards his wife, Céline Dion has won] She has over 200 trophies, and not one in our house; they're in storage. (People magazine, "The Power of Love" by Marisa Laudadio and Karen S. Schneider - December 3, 2007)


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