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