Anthony Delon: when Alain’s son bedroom Paul Belmondo, Jean-Paul’s son

Anthony Delon and Paul Belmondo recently met at an opening. The sons of the two legends have not escaped the pleasure of sending each other a few spades, and reminiscing on good memories.

For several days, French cinema lovers have been able to go to the new exhibition on Jean Gabin which is being held at the Museum of the 1930s, in Boulogne-Billancourt (Île-de-France). On the occasion of the opening of the exhibition, Anthony Delon found himself face to face with Paul Belmondo, the son of another legend of French cinema.

It had probably been a long time since Anthony Delon had seen Paul Belmondo. The son of Alain Delon was downright surprised by the marks of time inscribed on the face of the son of Bébél: “You’re getting old”he launched, mockingly, under the laughter of his interlocutor.

Alain Delon and Jean-Paul Belmondo lived a 60-year friendship

Just like their sons, Alain Delon and Jean-Paul Belmondo were friends for many years, before his death. Very close to Jean-Paul Belmondo, Alain Delon had even been warned of his disappearance before any official announcement was made in the media: “He tried to reach him to hear from him. And then, on September 6, Paul Belmondo sent me a message. He wanted to warn Alain before the announcementremembered Cyril Viguier, co-director of the documentary Belmondo by Belmondo.

After the death of Jean-Paul Belmondo, Alain Delon was inconsolable, although he was prepared for the disappearance of his long-time friend, whom he had met for the last time a few months before his death on 15 June, at Paul Belmondo: “We had known each other for 60 years, working together. I am overwhelmed. He was extraordinary in everything, with exceptional comic strength and an irreplaceable physique. It hurts a lot, but his image will remain in our hearts, this is the main thing”he confided to the microphone ofEuropean 1.


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