Jamel Debbouze also remembered his father’s journey and his way of raising his children: “He did with what he could, he was uprooted from his country of origin, his friends and his family. He made a sacrifice that I would not have made for mine… (…) Today I am very impressed, very respectful of the man he is, I tell him and I express it better. We are more and more talkative!” he confided in 2018 in the show seven to eight. If he is no longer of this world, Jamel Debbouze’s dad had time to see how happy his son was.
In 2007, Jamel Debbouze crossed paths with Mélissa Theuriau on the set ofAsterix and Obelix at the Olympic Games. If the first moments are special, the rest, everyone knows it. The couple get married May 7, 2008 at the estate of the Vaux de Cernay abbey in the Yvelines. From this marriage was born seven months later their son Léon followed by Lila in September 2011. The journalist and the actor are still as much in love fourteen years later. Two years ago, for their wedding anniversary, Jamel Debbouze wrote: “It was yesterday… And today, I love you like never before. Thank you darling.“We can’t wait to find out what he will say in the next one.