Eric Rochant, creator, showrunner and director of the praised French TV collection The Bureau (Le Bureau Des Legendes), has signed with Brillstein Leisure Companions as he’s plotting a transfer to Hollywood.
Rochant lately completed taking pictures the fifth and remaining season of political thriller collection The Bureau, which airs on French broadcaster Canal+. With the present coming to an finish, Rochant has set his sight on creating, showrunning and directing alternatives within the U.S.
The Bureau facilities round French intelligence officer Malotru, who after six years of undercover work in Syria, returns house, the place he struggles to neglect his undercover id below which he’s in love with a Syrian trainer. He makes a mistake after which has to pay the implications past all expectation, placing all people round him at risk, particularly his nation and those he loves.
Rochant produces the collection with Alex Berger by their manufacturing firm TOP-The Oligarchs Productions. Federation Leisure is the distributor.
Rochant beforehand was a writer-director on Canal+ collection Mafiosa. He additionally wrote and directed options Möbius , The Patriots and Love With out Pity, amongst different credit. He gained the César Award for finest first work for his 1989 movie Love With out Pity and was nominated for the Palme d’or for his 1994 movie The Patriots.