8 Interviews |
11 Articles |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 7¾" (1.72 m)
Did You Know?
Why did I make Subway
(1985)? Why did I do all that crazy undersea stuff in The Big Blue
(1988)? Why did I go all black and nasty with La Femme Nikita
(1990)?. I don't know. Because I did. I do what I do because I want to do it, because I want to explore, go looking for things.
Has written four 'Arthur' children's books, including "Arthur and the Minimoys". The series has sold more than 1 million copies in more than 30 countries. Besson later adapted the book series into films.
Frequently has a shot of someone being slapped, focusing on the slapper's hand momentarily beforehand (Fifth Element, The Messenger, The Professional, La Femme Nikita)