Alexandre Astier: his wife Luna Karys, his 7 children and the crazy success of Kaamelott

Alexandre Astier is already breaking records with his new film 'Kaamelott - First part', in theaters on July 21. But who is this big child actor and director, seven times a dad, who grew up in an atypical family? Couple, passions and secrets.

  Alexandre Astier: his wife Luna Karys, his 7 children and the crazy success of Kaamelott

The Serie Kaamelott triumphed in France for 16 years... and its success is always full. The proof: no less than 60,000 tickets for preview tickets, Kaamelott - First part have been sold in 24 hours when it opens in early July. This is a real presales record for a French film!
Monday, July 19, no less than 200,000 places had already been sold in presales! In theaters on July 21, the film follows the adventures of king arthur and Knights of the Round Table. The feature film has many surprises in store for you, such as the presence of French stars, Alain Chabat, Geraldine Nakache, Christian Clavier , Antoine de Caunes , but also that of an international celebrity... Sting in person! Behind this incredible success, a man, Alexandre Astier , famous creator and actor of the series.
' Record, phenomenon… You will ruin the whole system and it will still be my fault “, reacted Alexandre Astier on Twitter to the announcement of the explosion of presales.

Alexandre Astier: an atypical family

For Alexandre Astier , Kaamelott , it's a family history . If the series is his baby, it is with his own parents that he shoots it, since Joëlle Sevilla and Lionel Astier , who play King Arthur's in-laws in fiction...are his, in reality. And if Dame Séli and Léodagan contribute to the quirky aspect of the series, with the Astiers too, we take life with lightness and optimism.
' What you need to know is that my mother, when I was born, was married to Bruno Boëglin , a theater director who understood quite quickly that I was not his son, but that of my mother's lover , Lionel Astier, whom he had hired “, recently confided Alexandre Astier in Society .
But far from cultivating resentment, her mother's ex-husband and her current companion ' know each other (...) and will eat together '. No discomfort, so...

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Alexandre Astier, a big child... seven times a dad

Is this this amazing education which gives Alexandre Astier an offbeat sense of humor? In any case, the actor and producer is always a big child . ' I am remained a child . I get along very well with children - well, especially with my own. They quickly reach an age where i just have to play with them . With my son Ethan, at the moment, we are in modular syntheses. Synths from the 70s that you plug in with patches “, he confided to Society .
Statements that his companion, Luna Warrior , confirmed with Release : ' His children are his whole life. They are friends, they have the same mode of communication. In fact, he is a child for everything , for food, for clothes... He has fear of adult things , he protects himself '.



At 47, Alexandre Astier is father of seven children , Arianne, Jeanne, Neil, Ethan, who all four appeared at least once in the series, James, 8, born from his former union with the costume designer Anne-Gaelle Daval , Aaron, 3, and Isaac, 1, fruits of his love with Luna Warrior .

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Who is his girlfriend, Luna Karys?

Luna Karys, with whom the creator of Kaamelott is as a couple for several years, had learned her job as an actress at the Acting Studio in Lyon, a professional school of theater and cinema managed by Alexandre Astier's mother , Joelle Seville.
In 2018, she had lent his voice to the character of Mme Agecanonix , in the movie Asterix: The secret of the magic potion , co-directed by his companion and Louis Clichy.
Instead discreet , Luna Karys is no less proud of the career of her famous companion.

Source journaldesfemmes.fr