A journalist and TV host, he is most known for having co-hosted the show Journal télévisé de 13 heures.
He began his professional career as a journalist working for the local press in his hometown of Châteauroux.
In 1998 he was selected as a knight of the Légion d'honneur, a very prestigious honor.
He was born-and-raised in France.
He and war veteran, Lesley McNair, were both selected as knights of the Légion d'honneur.