French actor Naceri tangles with the law once again

French actor Samy Naceri, 45, is being held by French police on suspicion of attempted murder.

Arrested on Tuesday night in Aix-en-Provence,  Naceri, the star of Luc Besson’s Taxi movie series got into a violent fight outside a night club in the area, and is now in police custody.

Allegedly an intoxicated Naceri drew a knife on a doorman after he was refused entry to the club.

Previous arrests have plagued the french thespian. Naceri was also arrested a day earlier on New Year’s Day for driving without a license in Marseille. It is the latest brush with the law, Naceri was sentenced to six months in prison for racially abusing a policeman in December.  He has been convicted four times since 2000 for assault, drunk-driving and speeding. Reported

Note the date on this article may be incorrect due to importing it from our old system.