It is a terrible announcement made by Karin, the wife of Yves Rénier: the actor died on the night of April 23 to 24, victim of a heart attack. He was 78 years old. The popular artist leaves behind four children, the fruit of several love stories.
During his life, Yves Rénier had made various encounters on the heart side. Thus, he had shared the life of Virginie, mother of his eldest daughter Samantha. Born on December 3, 1974, she took the same path as her famous dad since she also became an actress. Not happy to have been able to join the film sets from a younger age, by playing the character of Marie, the daughter of Commissioner Moulin in his father’s hit series.
We could see it in particular in Host family, Brigade Navarro, Diane female cop or Research Section, Jacqueline Sauvage: It was him or me under the direction of Yves and, since 2019, she plays in the series Tomorrow belongs to us. Despite her promising career, she revealed that her daddy didn’t follow what she was doing very carefully. “He is not particularly my career (…) It is rather me who joins him in his universe than the other way around“she confided to Purepeople. The young woman made her daddy an accomplished grandfather by giving birth to a boy.
Yves Rénier had also welcomed another daughter, Lola, born December 15, 1986 from his story with Hélène Zidi. She had also joined show business, as a singer. Thus, viewers were able to discover her as a candidate for the show The Voice on TF1 in 2013. She was then participating under the pseudonym Nell and was careful not to talk about her parentage. “I wanted to introduce myself, me and not my parents. Anyway, no one knew in the production (…) I wouldn’t want my father to buy me an album. Either way he never will“she said to Closer at the time.
Finally, Yves Rénier was the father of two boys: Jules, born October 4, 1997, and Oscar, born May 10, 2000 from his marriage to Karin. Still young, they are more discreet …