Guillaume Labbé, 38, made his debut as an actor on the stages of Parisian theaters about ten years ago.
He practiced writing on TV and YouTube before stepping in front of the camera.
His role in the Netflix series
, in 2018, revealed it to the general public.
Guillaume Labbé plays the character of Vincent Picard in the first season of the new series of France 2, "The School of Life", launched Wednesday April 21.
Some discovered him as Elsa's sticky ex in
on Netflix. Others, under the first name of Michaël in
I promise you
, adaptation of the American series
This is us
on TF1. This Wednesday evening and the next two, from 9:05 pm, it is under the identity of Vincent Picard that the public will find Guillaume Labbé in the new series of France 2,
The School of Life
. Return on the course of an actor more and more familiar to the televiewers.
Before arriving on the small and big screen, Guillaume Labbé followed in his youth an audiovisual writing training between Paris and New York.
On his return to France in the early 2010s, he exercised his writing and his talents as an actor on the stages of the theaters of the capital.
He participated in the writing of several plays before being spotted in 2012 by the Théâtre du Funambule, in Paris, which offered him the opportunity to set up his own one-on-stage titled
Guillaume Labbé drinks milk
Alongside Kad Mérad and Roschdy Zem at the cinema
In parallel with his stage career, he tried his hand at short format as an author on some episodes of the comedy television series
but also on YouTube where he helped write sketches for the channel. Golden Mustache.
Guillaume Labbé then passed in front of the camera.
He appeared on television in
Scenes of households
and in the cinema in comedies such as
The men of the fire
with Roschdy Zem or
The son-in-law of my life
alongside Kad Merad.
But it is the
, in which he plays the role of Maxime, the ex-boyfriend who tries somehow to win back his beloved Elsa, which revealed him to the general public in 2018.
From policeman to top athlete
A year later, 13e Rue gave him the lead role in his first original creation
. In this psychological thriller Guillaume Labbé played Adam Belmont, a police officer losing his memory and investigating a serial killer.
In 2021, he took off his cop uniform to put on cleats. In the TF1 series
I promise you.
Guillaume Labbé is Michaël, a footballer who turns to comedy. A role that suits him rather well since, before becoming an actor, Guillaume Labbé played rugby at a high level. “I ended it because it was never really a career plan for me. I was studying psychology at the same time and never really considered being a professional rugby player. It stopped when I went to the United States to study acting, ”he told
It is therefore now as a geo history teacher that Guillaume Labbé is preparing to show the many facets of his acting.
He is at the heart of the six episodes of
The School of Life
launched Wednesday on France 2. His character is that of a teacher who, after having experienced a personal tragedy, invests himself body and soul in the lives of his students.
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