On January 19, 2022, the actor Gaspard Ulliel suddenly disappeared at the age of 37. The face of Dior perfumes was the victim of a ski accident at the resort of La Rosière in Savoie while he was spending a few days on vacation with his ex-girlfriend and their 6-year-old son Orso.
As a result of this terrible accident, Gaspard Ulliel suffered a head trauma. He was rushed to the intensive care unit of the CHU de Grenoble-Alpes in La Tronche. Arrived in a state of brain death, his death was finally announced 24 hours later. The news of his disappearance has raised a wave of fear both in the world of cinema and among the general public.
“With a heavy heart, I keep from you all these moments of joy, we laughed so much. You were beauty, kindness, talent, elegance, we will miss you so much. All my support to your family and loved ones” , said actress Alexandra Lamy on her Instagram account.
His funeral took place on January 27, 2022 in the Saint-Eustache church in Paris in the presence of numerous public figures such as Louis Garrel, Catherine Deneuve, Vincent Lindon and Léa Seydoux. His friend, Jérémie Renier wanted to carry the coffin of his late friend. A coffin that was completely black. According to journalist Bruce Toussaint on BFM TV, the color black symbolizes “the brutality of the disappearance” of actor Gaspard Ulliel. Following his funeral, the star of Just the End of the World was cremated in the Père-Lachaise cemetery before being buried in the 44th division.