Fabien Nury


Born in 1976, Fabien Nury started his career by signing, with Xavier Dorison, the screenplay for W.E.S.T(Dargaud), a successful series drawn by Christian Rossi. For the audiovisual side, Fabien Nury co-wrote, with Xavier Dorison, the scenarios for the film Les brigades du Tigre (directed by Jérôme Cornuau, 2006) and the television film Pour toi, j’ai tué (directed by Laurent Heynemann, 2012). From 2007 to 2012, Nury scripted the six volumes of Il était une fois en France (Glénat), a historical series, drawn by Sylvain Vallée, which achieved immense public and critical success. In 2013, he created, with Brüno, Tyler Cross , a comic book novel. Volume 3 is published in 2018.


Autobiography for Quais du Polar

Fascinated from an early age by Evil and power figures – war profiteers (Il était une Fois en France), dictators (La Mort de Staline) or career criminals (Tyler Cross) – Fabien Nury is not on the redemption path.


Crime favourites

book : American Tabloïd, James Ellroy

movie : Le Grand Chantage, Alexander MacKendrick

author John D. MacDonald

auteur : The Man comes around, Johnny Cash