Gerard Depardieu

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A photo taken on December 12, 2012 in the Belgian village of... News PhotoActor,Belgian Culture,Belgium,Butcher,Community,Construction Industry,Finance,French Culture,Gerard Depardieu,Hainaut,Horizontal,Occupation,Performance,Photography,Portrait,VillagePhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA photo taken on December 12, 2012 in the Belgian village of Estaimpuis shows a photo on a tablet featuring French actor Gerard Depardieu (C) posing on December 7 with the local butcher and her employees. French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault on December 11 denounced wealthy individuals in France fleeing a stinging tax on high incomes as greedy people seeking to 'become even richer.' Ayrault's comments came after Depardieu took up residence in a tiny village just over the border in Belgium which is a favored spot for wealthy French nationals avoiding tax. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE HUGUEN (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)