|Occupation||Humorist, comedian, actor|
Pierre Palmade (born 23 March 1968) is a French actor and comedian.
He has done dubbing for the films Pédale douce and Pédale dure . He is known for playing unpleasant characters in his sketches.
In 2005, he participated in Rendez-vous en terre inconnue .
In October 2008, Palmade came out as a homosexual,a theme he talks about in his latest play Le Comique (Fontaine theatre, near Pigalle, Paris).
From 27 September 2013, he will play in Le Fils du Comique with Anne-Élisabeth Blateau in Saint-Georges Theater, in Paris.
He received a Molière Award in 1993 for his show Go see me at La Cigale.
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