Vincent Cassel 23 November 1966 was born in Paris, as the son of the well-known actor Jean - Pierre ’ and Cassela – of Santa Claus of French romantic comedies. Parents they didn't want the son to go into tracks of the father and they warned him against selection of this practical path. At first indeed he was accommodating he prefers them, for a few years earning the profession of the circus performer its living, later however the vocation for the acting began to tell on itself with power not letting defend oneself. He made his debut in 1989, with role in the film „ Les Cigognes n'en qu'à font leur tête ”, whereas two years later for the first time had the chance of the cooperation with the actor/director of Matthieu Kassovitzem by the way of romantic comedy „ Café ouch Lait ” (1993). In 1995 he turned up at the English-speaking image of Ivory James ’ ego „ Jefferson in Paris ”, acted also in one of more well-known Kassovitza images – „ Hate ” (two nominations up to Cesar's award – for the Best Actor and the Most promising Actor).