Pierre La Ponce
|Pierre La Ponce|
|Appearances||[[Appearance::Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]]|
|Full Name||Pierre La Ponce|
|Date of Death||1986|
French Secret Service|
Juan Cortez (1986)
|Voiced by||Armando Riesco|
Pierre La Ponce, credited as Supplier, is a character in the Grand Theft Auto series who appears as a minor character in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (set in 1986). He is a French secret service agent. He is voiced by Armando Riesco, who also voiced Jimmy Hernandez in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas.
Pierre La Ponce, born in France, is a French secret service agent who is employed by Juan Cortez to steal guidance chips used in French missile technology. Tommy Vercetti is sent by Cortez to retrieve the chips but the deal is ambushed by the French Secret Service. La Ponce escapes on a PCJ-600 with the guidance chips. He is chased by Vercetti who eventually retrieves the chips after killing La Ponce.
- GTA Vice City
- Mall Shootout (killed)
- Pierre La Ponce appears in a stereotypically French attire.
- The name Pierre La Ponce could be a reference to the French words "Pierre ponce", which means "Pumice stone", though it is likely a reference to Ponce, an outdated British slang term for a posh or effeminate person.