Benjamin BIOLAY

Actor, Auteur-compositeur-interprète, Producer


Photo de juré © Mathieu Cesar

Musician with numerous awards including 6 Victoires de la Musique, notably best male singer and album of the year for "Grand Prix", Benjamin Biolay is also a remarkable and recognized actor. He made his movie debut with Stella de Sylvie Verheyde (2009), winning the César for best supporting actor. He has since acted in approximately 30 films, including On a Magical Night by Christophe Honoré which was presented at Un Certain Regard in 2019, and France by Bruno Dumont which was selected in competition at the Festival de Cannes in 2021. He wrote the score for several films, including La Guerre est déclarée by Valérie Donzelli (2011) and L’homme qu’on aimait trop by André Téchiné (2014). In 2020, Benjamin Biolay was featured in The Eddy, the series by Academy Award winner Damien Chazelle. He will soon appear in Un Hiver en été by Laëtitia Masson and La Ligne by Ursula Meier.

Jury attendance

  • Member Un Certain Regard, 2022

Feature films


Un Certain Regard, 2023Actor


In Competition - Feature Films, 2021


Un Certain Regard, 2019


Special Screenings, 2010Actor