From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Luc Besson (born 18 March 1959) is a French film director, writer, and producer. He is the creator of EuropaCorp film company. He has been involved with over 50 films, spanning 26 years, as writer, director, and/or producer. Description above from the Wikipedia article William Luc Besson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.