ABOUT OLIVIER LAFONT

Olivier Lafont is a French actor, author, and screenplay writer living in Paris.

Lafont has acted in Hindi feature films such as blockbuster hit ‘3 Idiots’ and the critically acclaimed ‘Guzaarish’, amongst others, a couple of Hollywood films, as well as over 80 television commercials for top Indian brands.

He has written the screenplay for the feature film ‘Hari Om’, which opened at the Toronto Film Festival and won seven awards at international film festivals.

Lafont’s novel Warrior was published by Penguin and shortlisted for the Tibor Jones South Asia Prize.

He was also a regular columnist for MW, a gentlemen’s monthly magazine, and for Men’s Health magazine.

He graduated from Colgate University, USA, with academic distinction and Phi Beta Kappa.