Benoît Magimel (French pronunciation: [bənwa maʒimɛl]; born 11 May 1974) is a French actor. A prolific actor who was 14 when he appeared in his first film, Magimel has starred in a variety of roles in French cinema. At age 16, Magimel left school to pursue acting as a career. In 2001, he won the Best Actor award at the Cannes Film Festival for his role in Michael Haneke's The Piano Teacher.
Magimel at the 2016 César Awards ceremony
|Born||11 May 1974|
|Partner(s)||Juliette Binoche (1998—2003)|
Nikita Lespinasse (?-2015)
- "Benoît Magimel and Isabelle Huppert: Best Actor and Actress at the 54th Cannes Film Festival". Retrieved 31 October 2018.
- "Benoît Magimel" (in French). Elle. Retrieved 31 May 2016.