François Arnaud (born François Barbeau; July 5, 1985) is a Canadian television, stage and film actor. He is best known for his performances as Cesare Borgia in Showtime's TV series The Borgias, and as Antonin in the French Canadian movie J'ai tué ma mère. In Quebec, he is known for his role as Théo in the TV series Yamaska. In 2010, he received a VFCC Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Canadian Film for "I Killed My Mother" which rec'd an 8 minute standing ovation at the Cannes Film Festival.
Blessed be François Arnaud
Francois Arnaud Joining Maggie Q in 'Red Flag' Miniseries. Q has long been attached to the lead role of Ching Shih in the miniseries, which follows the notorious Chinese prostitute turned pirate and crime boss who ultimately commanded 100,000 sailors and 1500-plus vessels. Arnaud is lining up the role of Carlito, a Portuguese pirate and bounty hunter tasked with killing her, but of course he falls for her and becomes her lover instead. Filming is set to begin this fall in Malaysia.
Francois Arnaud NEWS (read more): filming has begun on new movie "The Girl King"
10/09/12: CANNES - By his own admission, François Arnaud was nervous yesterday morning, a few minutes before starting a major media blitz. He was at MIPCOM to promote The Borgias, this series of major U.S. broadcast on Showtime for two years now. In Cannes for two days, François had to fly to Budapest today as he is currently filming the third season of The Borgias. "I am in Hungary since June ... and I'll be there until December," he said.
The always radiant François Arnaud at MIPCOM in Canada
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