Nicolas Chagrin

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Nicolas Chagrin (November 26, 1945 - August 26, 2017) was a British actor. He played Pierre Michel in the 2001 made-for-television version of Murder on the Orient Express.


Chagrin was born in St Pancras, London, in 1945. He was the son of British composer Francis Chagrin, and the younger brother of comedy actor Julian Chagrin.

Personal Life

In 1980, Chagrin married Liz Astor, Baroness Astor of Hever, better known as Lady Astor.

They settled down in Chelsea, London, and in 1981, their only daughter was born: Natalya Isabel Chagrin. Astor divorced Chagrin not long afterward.


Chagrin died at his home in Shaftesbury, Dorset, on August 26, 2017, at the age of 71.

Acting Credits

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