Theatrical release poster

Astérix and Obélix must win the Olympic Games in order to help their friend Lovesix marry Princess Irina.

- Asterix at the Olympic Games (film)

In the live-action adaptations of the series made since the late 1990s, Asterix was played by Christian Clavier (Asterix and Obelix take on Caesar and Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra) then Clovis Cornillac (Asterix at the Olympic Games) and Édouard Baer (Asterix and Obelix: God Save Britannia).

- Asterix (character)

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Bande dessinée comic book series about a village of indominatable Gaulish warriors who adventure around the world and fight the Roman Republic, with the aid of a magic potion, during the era of Julius Caesar, in an ahistorical telling of the time after the Gallic Wars.

Some of the many characters in Asterix. In the front row are the regular characters, with Asterix himself in the centre.
Évariste Vital Luminais' (1821–1896) paintings of Goths had been rather popular in France and are a possible model for the Asterix series.
The official Netflix announcement poster
Asterix ham and cheese-flavored potato chips

The protagonists, the title character Asterix and his friend Obelix, have various adventures.

Asterix at the Olympic Games, 2008, live-action, loosely based upon the album Asterix at the Olympic Games.

Asterix and Obelix: God Save Britannia

French theatrical poster

Asterix and Obelix: God Save Britannia (Astérix & Obélix : Au service de Sa Majesté; translated as Asterix & Obelix: On Her Majesty's Service), directed by Laurent Tirard, is the fourth film adaptation of the adventures of Astérix after Asterix & Obelix vs Caesar (1999), Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra (2002), and Asterix at the Olympic Games (2008).

Edouard Baer as Asterix


Cartoon character in the French comic book series Asterix.

He works as a menhir sculptor and deliveryman, and is Asterix's best friend.

Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra

2002 French/Italian fantasy comedy film written and directed by Alain Chabat and adapted from the comic book series Asterix by René Goscinny and Albert Uderzo.

Theatrical release poster

Christian Clavier and Gérard Depardieu reprise their roles as Asterix and Obelix, alongside newcomers Jamel Debbouze, Monica Bellucci, Claude Rich, Gérard Darmon, Édouard Baer, Dieudonné, and Chabat himself.

Asterix the Gaul (film)

1967 Belgian/French animated film, based on the comic book of the same name, which was the first book in the highly popular comic series Asterix by René Goscinny and Albert Uderzo.

French home video cover for Asterix the Gaul

After a brief introduction to the principal characters, the film follows Asterix as he is ambushed by a group of Roman legionaries in the forest.

Roger Carel

French actor, known for his recurring film roles as Asterix, the French voice of Star Wars' C-3PO, and the French voice of Winnie-the-Pooh, Piglet, and Rabbit in Winnie the Pooh.

Asterix the Gaul (1967) as Asterix

Asterix: The Secret of the Magic Potion

2018 French computer-animated adventure family comedy film co-directed by Alexandre Astier and Louis Clichy.

French theatrical release poster

This is the first Asterix production not to feature Roger Carel as the voice of Asterix, due to his retirement.

Tintin and the Picaros

Twenty-third volume of The Adventures of Tintin, the comics series by Belgian cartoonist Hergé.

Cover of the English-language edition
The "Jolly Follies" arrive at the Picaros camp in a Jonckheere DAF coach SB 1602 from 1974.
Cuban revolutionary Fidel Castro (left, photographed in 1972) was a partial inspiration for the story
Hergé biographer Benoît Peeters felt that the characters in Tintin and the Picaros were "more passive than in the earlier adventures".

Among the revelers, he included those dressed in the costumes of various different cartoon and film characters, such as Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Asterix, Snoopy, Groucho Marx, and Zorro.

Olaf Wijnants

Dutch actor, who has been active in Film and Television since 1971.

Although he is probably best remembered for his voice over work, having dubbed the characters Asterix, Big Bird (in Sesame Street) and The Mayor (in The Powerpuff Girls) for the Dutch audience.

List of Asterix characters

List of characters in the Asterix comics.

Some characters of Asterix. In the front row are the main Gaulish characters, plus Julius Caesar and Cleopatra.
Asterix and Getafix
Asterix parodies on the left, Barbe Rouge originals at right
The surrender of Vercingetorix to Caesar, by Lionel-Noël Royer.
Historical reference to Brutus (black-haired character) in The Twelve Tasks of Asterix animated film

Edifis (Numérobis) — an Egyptian architect and old friend of Getafix. His personality is extended in the movie Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra by making him not only younger but much more eccentric. This version appears with a small role in the movie Asterix at the Olympic Games.