François Arnaud is a French-Canadian actor. He started his acting career in the mid-2000s, starting with the shows CA and Taxi 0-22. His first notable role on television was as Théo Carpentier in the French-Canadian series Yamaska. From 2011 to 2013, he gained wider recognition for playing Cesare Borgia in the Showtime series The Borgias. Meanwhile, he made his film debut in I Killed My Mother, followed by the movie Heat Wave. In the 2010s, he had performances in the films Copperhead, and Amapola. He had his first Hollywood film in 2014’s Big Sky. He later played the role of Oscar in the NBC series Blindspot. As of 2017, he plays the role of Manfred Bernardo in the new series Midnight, Texas.