French director, screenwriter and actor who directed and wrote the 2005 feature Virgil.
He directed and wrote one of his first films Mounir et Anita in 1998.
He worked as a cinematographer in the 2006 film Stand Up!.
He had a daughter in 2008 with actress Audrey Dana.
He directed the 2008 film JCVD which is about Jean-Claude Van Damme.