From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Daniel Ceccaldi (July 25, 1927 – March 27, 2003) was a French actor. He was born in Meaux, Seine-et-Marne, France. The mild-mannered Daniel Ceccaldi is famous as Claude Jades father Lucien Darbon in François Truffauts movies Stolen Kisses and Bed & Board.Note: Christine refers to him twice as Lucien, not papa, indicating perhaps that he is not her biological father, echoing Truffauts own experience. The American critics Bob Wade wrote about Ceccaldi in Stolen Kisses: Claude Jades parents are memorably played by Daniel Ceccaldi and Claire Duhamel. Ceccaldi’s role may represent the most pleasant and neurosis-free father in any movie of the era. He overflows with Dickensian warmth and geniality. Description above from the Wikipedia article Daniel Ceccaldi, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.