Sky Fighters (Les Chevaliers du ciel) 17 years old

Sky Fighters

Les Chevaliers du ciel (English: Sky Fighters) is a 2005 French film directed by Gérard Pirès about two air force pilots preventing a terrorist attack on the Bastille Day celebrations in Paris. It is based on Tanguy et Laverdure, a comics series by Jean-Michel Charlier and Albert Uderzo – of Astérix fame, which was also made into a hugely successful TV series from 1967 to 1969 making Tanguy and Laverdure, the two main heroes, part of popular Francophone culture.


Sky Fighters Cast

Name Character
Benoît Magimel He was 31, now 49 years old as Capitaine Antoine "Walk'n" Marchelli
Géraldine Pailhas She was 35, now 52 years old as Maelle Coste
Fiona Curzon as Mrs Redgrave
Alice Taglioni She was 29, now 47 years old as Capitaine Estelle 'Pitbull' Kass
Clovis Cornillac He was 38, now 56 years old as Capitaine Sébastien "Fahrenheit" Vallois
Frédéric van den Driessche He was 49, now 66 years old as Général Hardouin
Jean-Michel Tinivelli He was 38, now 56 years old as Colonel Farje
Philippe Torreton He was 40, now 57 years old as Bertrand
Jean-Baptiste Puech He was 29, now 47 years old as Ipod
Axel Kiener He was 53, now 70 years old as L'Ankou
Jean-Yves Chilot He was 49, now 67 years old as Houdon
Christophe Reymond He was 37, now 55 years old as Stan
Eric Poulain He was 57, now 74 years old as Capitaine Klébér
Pierre Poirot as De Séze

Sky Fighters Crew

Name Department
Gérard Pirès as Director. He was 63 (now 81) years old Directing
Gérard Pirès as Screenplay. He was 63 (now 81) years old Writing
Véronique Lange as Editor. She was 56 (now 73) years old Editing
Pascal Lebègue as Director of Photography. Camera
Jean-Michel Charlier as Novel. He was 81 (64) years old when He died Writing
Gilles Malençon as Screenplay. Writing
Eric Altmeyer as Producer. Production
Nicolas Altmeyer as Producer. He was 41 (now 58) years old Production
Laurent Brochand as Producer. Production
Chris Corner as Original Music Composer. He was 32 (now 49) years old Sound
Sky Fighters poster
Sky Fighters (17 years)

  • Release day: Saturday, October 15, 2005
  • Runtime: 102 minutes
  • Budget: 19610000.00