'I've never raped a woman,' says French director Besson

2019-10-09 16:37

French film director Luc Besson on Monday denied raping or drugging a young actress -- the first time the maker of "The Fifth Element" has spoken publicity about the sex allegations against him.

Lack of evidence for rape claim against Luc Besson

2019-02-26 09:59

The Paris prosecutor's office says an investigation failed to support a woman's rape allegation against filmmaker Luc Besson and the case has been dropped.

'Blood tests negative' on woman who accused Luc Besson of rape

2018-05-29 14:35

Toxicological blood tests carried out on an actress who accused French film director Luc Besson of having raped her at a hotel in Paris were negative, a source close to the investigation said Monday.

Luc Besson: Master director of the lethal female

2017-07-19 14:45

Long before he was the auteur behind some of the most spectacular, extravagant action movies ever made, Luc Besson was a young boy in love with a comic book character.

FIRST LOOK: Dane DeHaan in Valerian

2016-07-22 15:03

The first picture of Dane DeHaan in the sci-fi flick Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets has been released at Comic-Con.

Taken 2

2012-10-11 10:17

Why would anyone want to kidnap Liam Neeson and his family again?


Judge reopens rape case against filmmaker Luc Besson

2019-10-07 08:55

A French judge ordered rape investigations against filmmaker Luc Besson to be reopened, his accuser's lawyer said.

Five more women accuse Luc Besson of sexual assault

2018-11-29 10:20

Five more women have accused French movie mogul Luc Besson of sexual assault and harassment.

Director Luc Besson accused of rape by actress

2018-05-20 08:12

Police in Paris have opened an investigation after an actress accused French film director Luc Besson of rape.

Get ready for Luc Besson's long-awaited sci-fi adventure

2017-07-04 15:08

Luc Besson's long awaited sci-fi adventure film Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets hits cinemas on Friday, 21 July.

Rihanna lands a big role in new sci-fi movie

2015-10-30 21:00

Rihanna has been cast in a new Luc Besson sci-fi movie, titled Valérian and the City of a Thousand Planets.

The Fifth Element (1997)

2009-07-24 17:47

Luc Besson’s fashionista sci-fi caper is equal parts art, action and awesome.

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