Benoît Magimel was born on 11 May 1974 in Paris of a nurse mother
and a father bank employee. It is in 13 years that the little
prodigy landed his first role in the cult film "La Vie est
un Long Fleuve Tranquille". It was then that awakens in him
a certain passion for cinema, he decided to devote himself to
what would become for him a vocation, that of actor. It plays
the following roles of teenagers, unfortunately unknown to the
general public, then made numerous television appearances in television
movies such as "Les Enfants de Lascaux", Mauritius Bunio,
"False Brothers", by Vincent Martorana or in "The
Italian technician, Marcel Bluwal, or" Long Course "by
Alain Tasma will be his ultimate TV for the small screen in 1995.
The same year the fans of Benedict found in "The Only Girl,"
in which he played the boyfriend of Virginie Ledoyen.