- Category : 1889-births
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Duality 2
French actor, screenwriter, film director and novelist.
Dieudonné made his acting debut in silent film in The Assassination of the Duke of Guise (1908), with musical score by Camille Saint-Saëns. In 1924, he directed the film drama Catherine, in which he also appeared as a major character. Jean Renoir acted as his assistant director on the film.
Between 1915 and 1916, Dieudonné acted in five films for director Abel Gance, including La Folie du Docteur Tube (1915) and Le périscope (1916). In 1927 he was hired back to star in the title role in Gance's epic film, Napoléon. In 1929 Dieudonné wrote a novel that was made into a 1930 musical comedy film La Douceur D'Aimer (Sweetness of Love), and he wrote the script for the 1936 La Garçonne.
Albert Dieudonné died in Boulogne-Billancourt on 19 March 1976, aged 86.