While it only debuted in early January, Lupin has already become a breakout hit for Netflix! The French heist drama is a contemporary take on Maurice Leblanc's 20th century novels about gentleman thief "Arsené Lupin", telling the story of a man inspired by the fictional criminal who seeks to avenge his father's death. Click through to find out more about the cast and characters of Lupin here!
Lupin: Meet The Cast Of The French Crime Series
"Assane Diop" is the protagonist of Lupin. A gentleman thief inspired by the clever deception of fictional con artist "Arsené Lupin", "Assane" seeks retribution for the death of his wrongly convicted father "Babakar". He is played by...
...Omar Sy! Born in Trappes, France, Sy started out in the industry as a comedian in 1996 before deciding to pursue a career in acting. His first big role came in the 2011 French dramedy The Intouchables, where he played "Driss". Since then, he has appeared in many big Hollywood films, including X-Men: Days of Future Past and Jurassic World. He can next be seen reprising his role of "Barry" in the upcoming Jurassic World: Dominion!
"Claire" is "Assane's" ex-wife. She is still on amicable terms with him, and the pair share a son, "Raoul". She is played by...
...Ludivine Sagnier! Born in La Celle-Saint-Cloud, the French actress made her debut as an actress when she was only 10 years old. She has an extensive filmography, having appeared in many television series and movies over the years. In 2003, she played "Tink" in the live-action adaptation of Peter Pan, and she has also recently been seen playing the role of "Esther" in both The Young Pope and The New Pope!
Find out more about the rest of the cast and characters that make up the high-stakes world of Lupin here!