Top Stories

Francois Arnaud: 'Da Man' Magazine Feature!

Francois Arnaud: 'Da Man' Magazine Feature!

Francois Arnaud is picture perfect in a feature for Da Man magazine’s June/July issue, featuring Ryan Kwanten on the cover.

Here is what the 25-year-old The Borgias actor had to share with the mag:

On the challenges of filming his show: “For The Borgias, I had to learn horse-riding and sword-fighting very quickly and look like a pro, who has done that every day for the past 10 years. It was very exciting though, but when you add freezing rain and night shoots [in Hungary], it really helps to put you in a Renaissance atmosphere where everything was much tougher. But, no one wants to be an actor to sit at a desk comfortably all day long.”

On his first day of rehearsals: “Terrifying, I felt like an impostor. I wanted to die and go back into my mom’s womb. And then I changed my mind.”

On the actors he enjoys watching: “There are so many actors that I find compelling to watch. If we talk about actors from the past: I have to say Marlon Brando, especially in A Streetcar Named Desire and On the Waterfront. I feel like he had understood something about masculinity that very few have. I could watch Kate Winslet and Juliette Binoche forever. And I’m so happy when I see young actors that inspire me as well: like Tom Hardy, Ryan Gosling, Ben Whishaw and others.”

Just Jared on Facebook
francois arnaud da man magazine feature 01
francois arnaud da man magazine feature 02
francois arnaud da man magazine feature 03

Photos: Mitchell McCormack
Posted to: Francois Arnaud, Magazine

JJ Links Around The Web

  • Tiger Woods is off probation from his 2017 DUI - TMZ
  • This Stranger Things star reveals he still goes to summer camp - Just Jared Jr
  • Stormy Daniels compared President Trump's genitals to a video game character - TooFab
  • Scarlett Johansson supported boyfriend Colin Jost on his big night - Lainey Gossip
  • See the stunning photos of Joey King getting ready for the 2018 Emmys - Just Jared Jr
  • Kourtney Kardashian is still single - Gossip Cop
  • imnottellingyoumyname


  • eyestrained07

    This man is SOOOO SEXY!!!

    Definitely perfect to play the intriguing, sexy but ruthless Cesare Borgia. Yeah baby!

  • yami

    Gah! He is so sexy. I love his role in the Borgias. I can’t wait for it to return for the 2nd season.

  • shimmy

    He;s AMAZING in the borgias.I look forward to see him in other films/series. Can’t believe he’s only 25 tho, I thought he was 30 for sure! but yeah, he sure is hot hot hot!!

  • deklo

    thats it I AM IN LOVE!!!!!

  • Lucie

    Félicitations Francois! You were very sexy in your French role in Yamaska (in Mtl) and still are with the Borgias!

  • Julie

    @Lucie: Yes :) Montreal ! Vraiment fière de lui!

  • Alison

    Sexy and gorgeous yes, but fabulous actor too. I don’t know that he’s gotten any notice from the Emmy powers that be, but he should.