Death of Anne Golon, the creator of the saga “Angelique Marquise of the Angels” Gala

Entertainment, Techno 16 July, 2017


Anne Golon had created the character ofAngelique, marquise of the angels, in 1957. And that’s 13 volumes that were published in whole until 1985. The series has given rise to multiple translations and adaptations, including the iconic, with Michèle Mercier in the title role.

Angelic is the fruit of the union between Anne Golon was born Simone Changeux and her husband Serge, Goloubinoff. Together they have 4 children, and create the saga that has fascinated the whole world. They will write to two she to the pen and to the documentation, the 13 episodes of this great saga popular, translated into thirty languages, up to Japan and Russia.

Since then, Angelique has been adapted to film, opera, and even in the manga. Between 1964 and 1968, these are 5 episodes of Angelic, which will be turned into a film by Bernard Borderie, with Michele Mercier in the title role and Robert Hossein in the role of count Joffrey de Peyrac. Angelique was again had the honors of meeting the French in 2013, with a version performed by Nora Arnezeder and Gérard Lanvin.

Anne Golon was defending the image of an Angelic fighter and a free spirit, against the image more am bullshitting or even misogynist that had been able to give him some adjustments.

The author of 95 years, who passed away this July 14, of peritonitis at Versailles, was still active, giving autograph sessions and interviews. In 2009, after having recovered the rights to his work in 2006, it published a final version of the series, re-discovering her finally heroin.

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Michèle Mercier, Robert Hossein

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