Actor, Poet

Born in Ivory Coast in 1933, Jean Baptiste settled in France at the age of 15 years. Actor and passionate of writing, he has published several poetry books since 1970 and was engaged by many theaters including the popular Theatre des Flandres Lille in 1968, the Théâtre de poche de Genève in 1978 and the Theatre Trianon in Paris .

He entered the cinema in 1972 with a role in “Abusuan” directed by Henri DUPARC.


  • Du vent dans mes mollets (2012)

  • Ligne de front (2009)

  • Une pour toute (1999)

  • Abusuan (1972)