51 years old (Born on January 12, 1966)
French, Actor; He is famous from Before Night Falls. Halle Berry's bf.Studied acting at the French National Conservatory of Dramatic Art (Conservatoire National Superieur d`Art Dramatique). Plans to buy a house in the Mediterranean. Has a dog named Sheba. In 1995, he was photographed on the cover of French magazine "Studio", with French screen myth Alain Delon. The two actors are sometimes compared. His mother is French and his father is Spanish-Moroccan.
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Fun Facts About Olivier Martinez
Girlfriend was singer Kylie Minogue [2003-2007]
Brother of Vincent Martinez.
Lived with Juliette Binoche [1995-1998]
The French tabloid press hotly pursued Olivier during and after the filming of Hussard sur le toit, Le (1995), speculating on a real romance between him and his co-star, Juliette Binoche; the couple threatened to sue one magazine that reported that Binoche was pregnant.
His role as Paul in Unfaithful (2002) was performed by Maurice Ronet in the original version of the film: Femme infidu00e8le, La (1969).
Owns an apartment in Saint-Germain-Des-Pru00e9s, a quarter of Paris.
Adores jazz music.
Currently resides in Paris. Plans to move to Los Angeles to begin a career in American cinema.
Olivier fought as a welterweight in Europe, taking after his father who had also been a pugilist. His Gallic mother was a secretary and his father worked as a mechanic.
Ranked #94 on VH1's 100 Hottest Hotties.
Once worked as a jean seller.
Wore a black ribbon at the premiere of Taking lives, in sign of mourning after the bombings in Atocha (Madrid).
Dated Mira Sorvino (1999-2002)
Face of fragrance "L`homme" by Yves Saint-Laurent.
Touted as "The French Brad Pitt" during his American promotional tour of Hussard sur le toit, Le (1995) (aka "The Horseman on the Roof) in 1995.
Shares birthday with writers Charles Perrault and Jack London.
One of his favorite movies is The Kid (1921).
Parents are Robert and Rosemarie Martinez.
Owns two motorcycles.