‘Lupin’ It has become Netflix’s first great success of this 2021. The French crime thriller series created by George Kay, is inspired by a classic of French literature and culture, the white-collar thief named Arséne Lupine. The first season has five chapters that are available on the streaming platform from January 8.
The series begins with Omar Sy | In the role of Assane Diop, a man inspired by the fictional adventures of the thief Arsène Lupine, who sets out to avenge his father’s death for the injustices of a wealthy family.
Although he organizes some raids and other tricks, the main objective of Assane Diop is to prove the innocence of his father, Babakar, who years ago was indicted for the theft of a valuable necklace. However, for that, he must unmask the powerful Hubert Pellegrini.
Omar Sy | plays Assane in the serie de Netflix and his great performance is giving everyone talk about it. The French actor has worked in various films and television series, he has even been awarded for his talent in the 2011 film Untouchable Friends.
UNTOUCHABLE FRIENDS, OMAR SY’S MOST FAMOUS MOVIE
Omar Sy | is a French actor and comedian, known for forming the humorous duo “Omar et Fred” with fellow humorist Fred Testot, and for playing Bakari “Driss” Basali, one of the protagonists of the French film Untouchable along with fellow actor François Cluzet .
“The Intouchables” (“Amigos intocables”, in Spanish) is a 2011 French film directed by Olivier Nakache and Éric Toledano. This film obtained 21.41 million viewers, the first position at the French box office in 2011, as well as the achievement of being the third most watched film in the history of the French box office.
The story is inspired by the life of Count Philippe Pozzo di Borgo, author of the book Le Second souffle by Bayard Éditions, a quadriplegic since 1993 (due to a paragliding accident) and his relationship with Abdel Yasmin Sellou, an immigrant with a criminal record who entered his service as a home assistant, who is the author of the autobiographical book An improbable friendship, published in Spain by Salamandra.
“Untouchable friends” it narrates the relationship between two totally opposite characters from different backgrounds. One, Driss, a young man of Senegalese origin, lives in a working-class neighborhood of Paris, with a criminal record, vitalistic, cheeky, funny and thoughtless; the other, Phillippe, a wealthy old quadriplegic, cultured and not very spontaneous, who needs a personal assistant.
Driss goes to the interview expecting to be rejected and with the sole pretense of being able to seal his papers to collect unemployment insurance. However, and to his surprise, he is hired, despite his impudence and not having any professional training. The motives for Phillippe, tired of dealing with caregivers who felt pity for him, was to see that he had no compassion for him and the challenge of getting the young rebel to be able to perform a job and adapt to strict schedules and routines responsibly.
Little by little, the relationship between them turns into the friendship of two people who help each other to face and overcome the difficulties of their respective worlds.
The characters in the film are played by François Cluzet and Omar Sy |, respectively. This film, which contains drama and comedy, has become a cultural phenomenon in France, where it was voted the cultural event of the year 2011 by 52% of the French.
Omar Sy | He shone for his performance in “Amigos untouchables” and in February 2012 he received the César award for best actor receiving praise from critics and the artistic medium. The French actor has also participated in other films such as “X-Men: Days of Future Past”, “Jurassic World”, “Demain tout commence” and “Transformers: The Last Knight”.