Hervé Villechaize – A Little Man That Made A Big Impression With The Ladies!

By Rebeka Knott

Hervé Jean-Pierre Villechaize was a most unique and interesting actor and artist at heart. While he had a strong affinity for the Arts, especially acting and painting, he also dabbled in a little modeling for a time early on. Villechaize enjoyed world-wide recognition throughout his career; even being cast in movies starring Roger Moore as James Bond, the ultimate lady magnet. Although he was talented, he was very widely regarded as somewhat of a spectacle due to his physical size. Villechaize was medically considered to be a Dwarf due to an endocrine disorder but preferred to be called a midget for some reason. Ironically, his father was a doctor and devoted his career to finding a cure for the disorder but never did.

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