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Gerard Depardieu banned from driving

Gerard Depardieu banned from driving

Jun 22 2013, 5:36pm CDT | by

Gerard Depardieu has been banned from driving for six months in France. The 64-year-old actor, who failed to appear in court in January after crashing his scooter in Paris in November 2012 and was...

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Gerard Depardieu banned from driving

Jun 22 2013, 5:36pm CDT | by

Gerard Depardieu has been banned from driving for six months in France.

The 64-year-old actor, who failed to appear in court in January after crashing his scooter in Paris in November 2012 and was found with three times the legal amount of alcohol in his system, had his license suspended in the city's criminal court on Friday morning (06.21.13) and was ordered to pay a €4,000 fine.

The French star, who became a Russian resident in February after renouncing his French citizenship because of his anger at President Francois Hollande's proposed 75 per cent tax hike on the super-rich, reportedly could have been jailed for up to two years for the incident but the ban is unlikely to affect him as he no longer lives in the country.

Although Depardieu did not have to be present at the pre-trial hearing in January, his no-show meant the case turned into a full trial.

The award-winning actor denied intentionally missing the court date, insisting he had planned a trip to Montenegro at the time and a late appeal for adjournment was denied by prosecutors.

The 'Life of Pi' star said: "I did not flee judges or justice. The trip to Montenegro had been planned. I notified the court. I am ready to see them any time they like, provided I'm here to defend myself."

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Gerard Depardieu Shows Off Not So Killer Bod in Death Valley -- See the Shirtless Pic

Oct 7 2014 6:42pm CDT | Source: USMagazine

Gerard Depardieu went shirtless on set and bared his belly in Death Valley — see the picture here This article originally appeared on Usmagazine.com: Gerard Depardieu Shows Off Not So Killer Bod in D ...
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6 weeks ago

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Oct 7 2014 12:00pm CDT | Source: I'm Not Obsessed

Here’s your daily dose of celebrity news, brought to you by Ariana Grande! Gerard Depardieu opened up about his childhood, which sounds traumatic. (D Listed) Amber Rose says she never knew what “true heartache” felt like before now. (OK! Magazine) Kimberley Garner rocks her lacy outfit at the ‘Love, Rosie.’ (Moe Jackson) What’s going on with Mariah Carey’s voice? She’s having some serious trouble singing. (Lainey Gossip) ...
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6 weeks ago

Gerard Depardieu claims in his memoir that he was a ‘rent boy’ at the age of 10

Oct 7 2014 6:45am CDT | Source: Celebitchy.com

It’s difficult to remember a time when Gerard Depardieu was one of the most beloved French actors out there. He was considered one of the great French actors, loyal to French audiences but willing to do some English-language work too. But over the past few years, Gerard has had some issues. There were some arrests and drunken shenanigans. He seemed to have a profound drinking problem (he recently claimed that he drinks 14 bottles of wine a day). He also gave up his French citizenship, ...
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Amanda Bynes Is Engaged, Michael C. Hall Takes on Hedwig + More in Today’s Last Lap

Oct 6 2014 5:00pm CDT | Source: Scandalist

Amanda Bynes is engaged, get your first look at Michael C. Hall as Hedwig, the cast of Sex and the City tweet about the possibility of a new movie, and Saturday Night Live was accused of stealing a sketch. All that and more in today’s Last Lap. Amanda Bynes says she’s engaged to her 19-year-old boyfriend named Caleb. [InTouch] Amid rumors there’s going to be a Sex and the City 3, the cast tweeted their excitement a ...
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6 weeks ago

Gerard Depardieu Reveals Shocking Past as Young Prostitute at Age 10, Grave Robber

Oct 6 2014 2:32pm CDT | Source: US Magazine

Gerard Depardieu's new autobiography includes revelations about his past as a 10-year-old male prostitute and grave robberThis article originally appeared on Usmagazine.com: Gerard Depardieu Reveals Shocking P ...
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7 weeks ago

Gerard Depardieu claims that he was a rent boy when he was 10 years old

Oct 5 2014 6:59pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Recently French actor Gerard Depardieu took time out of his busy schedule of drinking 14 bottles of wine a day and gaining Russian citizenship to avoid paying taxes in order to write an autobiography.According to the DailyMail the book takes many dark turns including him recalling that as a toddler his mother would repeatedly recount how she tried aborting him with knitting needles. Depardieu recalls that by ...
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7 weeks ago

Depardieu reveals details of his troubled past in autobiography

Oct 5 2014 4:55pm CDT | Source: Daily Mail

Gerard Depardieu has revealed he was once a rent boy, a grave robber and a petty thief who was jailed for stealing a car before being saved from destitution ...
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