Benoit is a french actor who once lived in England and Germany. He is currently
based in Paris
Acting for more than 35 years, trained among others by John Strasberg at the
Actors Studio and Niels Arestrup at the Ecole du Passage, Benoit has appeared
in numerous TV films, series and features in both French and English.
In film, he mainly collaborated with Manòel de Oliveira, Peter Hyams, Lisa
Azuelos, Laurence Ferreira-Barbosa, Claude Pinoteau, Benoit Jacquot and Yves
In the theatre, he has notably played Helicon in Camus’ “Caligula” as well as Max
Ernst in “La Fiancée Du Vent » by Raphaël Toriel. After having been Chrysalde in
Molière’s “Women’s School”, he also donned the clothes of the “Father of
Montfort », a magnificent monologue under the direction of Michaël Lonsdale.
A follower of constant questioning, he trains regularly in workshops mainly with