Bénabar will debut as an actor in comedy Incognito Eric Lavaine. On this occasion, the singer has returned to his first job as a writer by co-signing the Incognito story with Eric Lavaine (Poltergay). They had started together with the scriptwriting of the French sitcom H broadcast on Canal +.
Incognito will tell how a singer becomes a star thanks to the texts of a friend whom he believes dead.
The winner of the Victoire de la musique for best male performer of 2007 will be surrounded by Jocelyn Quivrin (99 F), Franck Dubosc (Camping) and Isabelle Nant (Try Me) and Anne Marivin (A ticket for space).
FilmingIncognito should begin in June 2008. Bénabar will also be signing the songs from the film's soundtrack.