Eric Cantona Get to know the 53-year old actor Eric Cantona, before he got famous (e.g. French actor and former international footballer for the French national team). IMDB reports Champs-Elysées (TV Series) was Eric Cantona's first TV appearance in 1990. In 1995 he starred as Lionel in his first movie Le bonheur est dans le pré. BirthdayMay 24, 1966NationalityFrenchName in PassportEric Daniel Pierre CantonaDebut Le bonheur est dans le pré(1995)EthnicityFrench, Italian, Spanish, (Read: 16 Surprising Celebrity Ethnicities)Ethnic category/Race(?)WhiteSexuality - Gay or NayStraightHis home town is Marseille, France. His parents Albert Cantona & Éléonore Raurich are of French, Italian, Spanish, ethnicity. Eric Cantona was born on May 24, 1966 on a Tuesday. Read: 19 Celebrity childhood Homes Younger Photos Credit: http://footballplayerschildhoodpics.blogspot.ro Photo of First movie or tv show debut Le bonheur est dans le pré Character: Lionel| Date: 1995Footage of early or first TV Interview or Appearance CANTONA: KUNG FU KICK FELT GREAT - SEAGULLS Most popular video on Youtube Les Rois du Monde avec Eric Cantona, Céline Sallette et Sergi López Views: 11.258.931 Share your real life experiences with Eric Cantona here and rate your meeting! Correct our wiki/bio - is he not gay or straight or of different heritage? Let us know!