Wasabi 22 years old

For those who take their action raw.


Hubert is a French policeman with very sharp methods. After being forced to take 2 months off by his boss, who doesn't share his view on working methods, he goes back to Japan, where he used to work 19 years ago, to settle the probate of his girlfriend who left him shortly after marriage without a trace.


Wasabi Cast

Name Character
Jean Reno He was 54, now 75 years old as Hubert Fiorentini
Carole Bouquet She was 45, now 66 years old as Sofia
Alexandre Brik as Irene
Jean-Marc Montalto as Olivier
Yoshi Oida He was 69, now 90 years old as Takanawa
Anthony Decadi as Fils de Préfet
Michel Muller He was 36, now 57 years old as Maurice "Momo"
Elodie Frenck She was 28, now 50 years old as Secretaire Banque de la Trinité
Ryōko Hirosue She was 22, now 43 years old as Yumi Yoshimido
Yan Epstein as Jean Baptiste 2
Fabio Zenoni He was 31, now 53 years old as Josy
Haruhiko Hirata He was 54, now 76 years old as Ishibashi
Kiyohiko Shibukawa He was 28, now 49 years old as ami de Yumi
Véronique Balme as Betty
Michel Scourneau He was 48, now 71 years old as Van Eyck
Christian Sinniger He was 54, now 76 years old as Le Squale
Ludovic Berthillot He was 33, now 54 years old as Jean Baptiste 1

Wasabi Crew

Name Department
Jacques Bufnoir as Set Designer. He was 58 (now 79) years old Art
Yann Hervé as Editor. Editing
Julien Schultheis as Original Music Composer. Sound
Swan Pham as Casting. Production
Jean-Jacques Gernolle as Set Designer. Art
Agnès Falque as Costume Design. Costume & Make-Up
Luc Besson as Producer. He was 43 (now 64) years old Production
Luc Besson as Screenplay. He was 43 (now 64) years old Writing
Éric Serra as Original Music Composer. He was 43 (now 64) years old Sound
Gérard Sterin as Director of Photography. Camera
Gérard Krawczyk as Director. He was 49 (now 70) years old Directing
Wasabi poster
Wasabi (22 years)

For those who take their action raw.

  • Release day: Wednesday, October 31, 2001
  • Runtime: 94 minutes
  • Budget: 15300000.00
  • Revenue: 10366360.00