Gerard Depardieu detained for drink-driving

Friday November 30, 2012

French actor Gerard Depardieu has been arrested for allegedly driving his motorcycle whilst under the influence.

Police have reported that the 63-year-old was arrested after he fell off his motorbike in Paris.

The actor, who has starred in more than 150 films, subsequently failed a sobriety test.

Although he was later taken home in a police car, Gerard will still face charges in court.

The talented actor won an Academy Award in 1990 for his role in Cyrano De Bergerac.

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