Christopher Lambert

Born Mar 29, 1957

Christophe Guy Denis "Christopher" Lambert is a French actor who has appeared in French, European and American productions. He is best known for his role as Connor MacLeod, or simply "The Highlander", from the movie and subsequent movie franchise series of the same name. He is also known for his roles as Tarzan in Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes and as the thunder god Raiden in the first movie adaptation of the video game Mortal Kombat.… Read More

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  • Lambert, Cheshire Injured In Halfpipe Training - Feb 16, 2014
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    Huffington Post - Jun 18, 2013
  • Everyone Else Might Star In 'expendables 3'
    Huffington Post - Aug 13, 2012
  • Photos: Victorian Fashions In British Costume Drama
    BBC Blogs- America - Aug 08, 2012


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Christopher Lambert.


1957 Birth Born on March 29, 1957.


1985 28 Years Old In 1985, Lambert played the male lead in Luc Besson's Subway, for which he was awarded a César Award for Best Actor the next year. … Read More


1987 30 Years Old The Sicilian, directed by Michael Cimino and starring Lambert as Salvatore Giuliano, was released in 1987, and was less successful than his previous pictures, receiving a lukewarm reception by critics and being only marginally profitable. … Read More
1988 31 Years Old Lambert was married to Diane Lane from October 1988 to 1994. … Read More
1995 38 Years Old In 1995, he played the role of the thunder god Raiden in a movie adaptation of the popular video game series Mortal Kombat. … Read More
1996 39 Years Old Lambert is currently dating for the second time Italian actress and activist Alba Parietti, with whom he had a relationship twenty years before, in 1996. … Read More


1999 42 Years Old Lambert married Jaiymse Haft on 6 February 1999 but that union was dissolved. Since 2007, he had been in a relationship with Sophie Marceau, with whom he appeared in La disparue de Deauville. They married in 2012 and announced their separation on 11 July 2014.
2001 44 Years Old In 2001, he played the lead role of Gallic chieftain Vercingetorix in the France-Canada production Druids, which was a critical and financial failure.


2009 52 Years Old In 2009, Lambert was a lead in Claire Denis' White Material; both the film and Lambert's performance received critical acclaim.
2012 55 Years Old Lambert had a role in the Marvel Comics film Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance in 2012. … Read More
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