Released the movie "The Intouchables," which became one of the highest grossing films in French history.
Co-wrote and co-directed his first feature film with Nakache, "Je Préfère Qu'on Reste Amis."
Enjoyed coming home from school for lunch with the house to himself so he could watch whichever movies on TV he chose.
Met longtime collaborator Olivier Nakache when they were both counselors at a Jewish summer camp during their teens
Lived in Israel for a year after high school studying Hebrew in a Meh'ina program.