He met Juliette Binoche filming The Children of the Century (1999) in 1999.
Met long-term companion Nikita Samaha on the set of Crimson Rivers 2: Angels of the Apocalypse (2004).
Juliette Binoche and he have a daughter, Hannah, born on December 16, 1999.
Second daughter Djinina born in October 2011.
His companion for several years was French actress Juliette Binoche (1999-2003).