Adieu, adieu: Depardieu's justified jeers

By choosing to resettle in one of the highest taxed countries in Europe, actor Gérard Depardieu has highlighted just how extreme François Hollande's new tax regime is.

To call Grard Depardieu a French living treasure would be an understatement. The actor, filmmaker and businessman is one of France’s top stars, popular around the world and celebrated for the wide range of characters he has played throughout his career. From Cyrano de Bergerac and The Count of Monte Cristo to comic character Obelix, Depardieu has brought great emotions and great fun to the cinema screen.



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