Date of Birth:
January 12, 1966
Paris, France In a Relationship With:Halle Berry Best Quotes:
“If I had to fall in love with all the actresses I play with and live the situations I have to play, I would be lost! I need to be solid and know who I really am to have fun in making something else. I noticed, while talking with other actors, that they often let ambiguity float. I don`t like ambiguity, it`s dangerous. I need distance. I also think that the result would prevent the audience from identifying to the characters. If you feel the things too strongly, you simply close the doors.”
“I like Paris. My problem is I don`t like Parisians.”
“It was interesting because we came from different places and cultures. But you know, if you put me, Michelle Rodriguez, Colin Farrell, and LL Cool J together in a car for two hours, you can have some pretty good jokes."(on SWAT).”
Olivier Martinez (born Olivier Martinez in Paris, France on January 12 1966) is a French film actor. He became known after roles in several French films such as Un, deux, trois, soleil (1993), which garnered him the César Award for “Most Promising Actor”, The Horseman on the Roof (1995), and The Chambermaid on the Titanic (1997). He has also appeared in Hollywood-produced features, including Before Night Falls (2000), Unfaithful (2002), and S.W.A.T. (2003). He starred in the film Dark Tide (2011), where he met his current fiancee, Halle Berry. He previously dated Australian pop singer, Kylie Minogue.
Best Known For:
Olivier is, perhaps, best known for his relationship with Halle Berry.
Olivier is married to the American actress, Halle Berry. He was at the center of her custody battle with her former boyfriend, Gabriel Aubry. Olivier and Gabriel had a violent fight on Thanksgiving day 2012, and Gabriel was left with very severe facial bruising. They were allegedly fighting because Gabriel had stopped Halle and Olivier moving to France with his daughter Nahla. Since then, Olivier and Halle had their first child together — Maceo, born on Oct. 5, 2013.