Elliot
Jenicot

pensionnaire

Elliot Jenicot became a pensionnaire at the Comédie-Française on September 26, 2011. He has since played the roles of Astolfo and Montefeltro in Victor Hugo’s Lucrèce Borgia directed by Denis Podalydès, of Egeus and The Fairy in Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream staged by Muriel Mayette-Holtz, of the King in Andersen’s The Princess And The Pea staged by Édouard Signolet, of Rozencrantz and Guildenstern in Shakespeare’s The Tragedy of Hamlet directed by Dan Jemmett, of Abbâs and the Servant in Saadallah Wannous’s Rituals of Signs and Transformations directed by Sulayman Al-Bassam.
He has further performed the roles of Don Ricardo, a Mountaineer and a Conspirator in Victor Hugo’s Hernani directed by Nicolas Lormeau, of Achille de Rosalba, a young fellow in Eugène Labiche’s An Italian Straw Hat directed by Giorgio Barberio Corsetti, of Le vingt et unième siècle (The twenty-first century) in Une histoire de la Comédie-Française, written by Christophe Barbier and staged by Muriel Mayette-Holtz, of Bazile and Double-Main in Beaumarchais’ The Marriage of Figaro directed by Christophe Rauck and of The Bride’s Father in Bertolt Brecht’s A Respectable Wedding directed by Isabel Osthues.


Before joining the Comédie-Française, Elliot Jenicot starred in "One man shows" in different artistic fields (street theater, circus, music-hall, and theater). He has led as well some gestural theater workshops in Germany, Spain and Portugal.

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Lucrèce Borgia

Lucrezia Borgia
by Victor Hugo
Directed by Denis Podalydès

Richelieu

20 000 lieues sous les mers

20,000 Leagues under the Sea
after Jules Verne
Directed by Christian Hecq and Valérie Lesort

Vx-Colombier

Follow this comedien

At the Comédie-Française

2018-2019

2017-2018

  • Roméo et Juliette

    by William Shakespeare Directed by Éric Ruf

    le comte Pâris

    Richelieu

  • Elliot Jenicot

    Actor School

    Studio

  • Faust

    by Goethe Adapted and directed by Valentine Losseau and Raphaël Navarro

    Dieu, le Vieux Paysan, l’Étudiant, la Sorcière, un passant ; manipulation magique et de...

    Vx-Colombier

  • La Résistible Ascension d'Arturo Ui

    by Bertolt Brecht Directed by Katharina Thalbach

    Butcher et Bowl (en alternance)

    Richelieu

  • Les Journées particulières (Special...

    Into the Repertoire time machine

    Vx-Colombier

  • Le Cerf et le Chien

    from Les Contes du chat perché (The Wonderful Farm) by Marcel Aymé Directed by Véronique...

    Le Cerf

    Studio

  • La Règle du jeu

    based on the screenplay by Jean Renoir Directed by Christiane Jatahy

    Invité

    Richelieu

2016-2017

2015-2016

2014-2015

2013-2014

2012-2013

  • Rituel pour une métamorphose

    by Saadallah Wannous Directed by Sulayman Al-Bassam

    Abbâs et Le domestique

    Richelieu

  • Hernani

    by Victor Hugo Directed by Nicolas Lormeau

    Don Ricardo, un montagnard et un Conspirateur

    Vx-Colombier

  • À la recherche du temps Charlus

    by Jacques Sereys, after Marcel Proust Directed by Jean-Luc Tardieu

    The King

    Vx-Colombier

  • Un chapeau de paille d'Italie

    by Eugène Labiche and Marc-Michel Directed by Giorgio Barberio Corsetti

    Achille de Rosalba, jeune lion

    Richelieu

2011-2012