French actor Gerard Depardieu accused of rape

Gerard Depardieu the famous french actor known for his roles such as Cyrano de Bergerac has been accused of rape by an un-named actress

French investigation opens after Gérard Depardieu accused of rape

The unnamed actress is accusing Depardieu of having assaulted and raped her at his Paris home on two occasions, on August 6 and August 13.

The Paris public prosecutor's office has opened a preliminary inquiry over alleged "rapes and sexual assaults".

The attorney went on to make it very clear that his client 'absolutely denies any attack, any rape'.

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Depardieu (69), who is one of France's most prolific and prominent actors, has been in almost 170 movies and gained global recognition in 1990 with his starring role in the English language comedy Green Card in which he starred with Andie MacDowell.

Speaking to BFM television, a lawyer for Depardieu dismissed the accusations.

Gerard Depardieu is one of France's best known actors.

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A lawyer said the French film star denies the allegations. "He will cooperate in the investigation and will answer questions", Herve Temime told BFM television.

The unnamed woman, who alleges Depardieu assaulted her twice in one of his Paris homes, made a statement to police in Lambesc, southern France, and it has since been passed to prosecutors in the French capital.

Other notable Depardieu performances include roles in Francois Truffaut's "The Last Metro", the Marcel Pagnol-inspired film "Jean de Florette", "The Valley of Love" and four "Asterix and Obelix" films.

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Depardieu has appeared in films like "Green Card", "The Man in the Iron Mask" and "Life of Pi".

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