Philippe Caroit marked by the suicide of her sister : “Twenty years of bread”

For nearly forty years, Philippe Caroit is seen in the middle of the tv. Unforgettable police officer in RIS police scientifique at the end of the 2000s, he has also proven his talent as an actor in the fictions Crimes perfect, Murders Cayenne, Camping Paradise , or , Josephine, guardian angel. Today 60-year-old, the actor wears out a serene gauze on her choice of career, especially as he would have been able to follow a totally different path. This is what he explains in the pages of Gala this Thursday, January 16.

Wanting to be like his father, Philippe Caroit began first the study of medicine. “I could see myself commit to Doctors without Borders. I spent the first year of medicine, finishing eleventh on 1 100, without too much force.” Purpose over the years, the adolescents to “long hair” who “smoked firecrackers” no longer feels in its place. “I had a problem with the confrontation with death and the hierarchy of hospital“, he acknowledges. It is his elder sister who pushes him to go in a new direction, that of the theatre. “She was an actress and told me that it would help me expel my anger.

Thus, Philippe Caroit loose everything overnight to integrate the Theatre du Soleil of Ariane Mnouchkine. The pill has struggled to spend with his father, a doctor. “My father has smells me a letter of seventeen pages to dissuade me from my choice. It didn’t change anything.” His only support was that of her sister. Unfortunately, a tragedy has just do everything switch. “One day, my sister Kim, who galérait in the middle of the actors, has put an end to his days. It has been twenty years of pain for me, of guilt, of obligation to succeed for two.” Marked by this tragedy, Philippe Caroit has nothing left. Better yet, it has managed to establish itself in the middle of the French audiovisual. A true sense of pride for the actor born in a family of seven children who is always thankful to Kim. “I would like to thank my sister. It was my way, not for a moment have I regretted my choice.

The whole confidences of Philippe Caroit is to be found in the magazine Gala, on newsstands this Thursday, January 16.

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