In the columns of the JDD, the actor Richard Bohringer confided on his difficult years, his addictions, and his return to the cinema in the film “The Heroics” by Maxime Roy.
Richard Bohringer confides
In recent years, Richard Bohringer has been more discreet in front of the cameras. This Wednesday, October 20, he is showing in the film The Heroics by Maxime Roy. This is the first feature film by this young director. A supporting role for Richard Bohringer, but which made him want to reconnect with cinema. In an interview given to JDD, the 79-year-old actor explains why he no longer wanted to shoot.
It is true that I have been seen less lately. I refused things because I felt like turn around. I’m fed up with old grumpy roles
he said before adding:
It was Maxime Roy who came to get me (…) I was seduced by his personality. Usually, on the sets, I want to give slaps. There, it’s as if I had never been temperamental. Max came to a time when I was tiredness anger (…) I came out of this film appeased, “redeemed” even. There was a time when I didn’t want to shoot anymore. Maxime gave me back the desire.
Currently, Richard Bohringer is on the boards. He took back his piece Don’t hang around in the rain. But we should see him again soon on the big screen. In early films:
I received proposals for first films, I should shoot in the next few months. I like the first films. Anyway, what’s left? Few of the guys installed continue to turn. I come from another era. Many are no longer there. I would like to work again with Jean-Pierre Mocky, but I don’t want to join him where he is …