François Monge is a character from The Takedown, a 2022 comedy-crime Netflix film, directed by Louis Leterrier and written by Stéphane Kazandjian and produced by Eric Altmayer, Nicolas Altmayer, Henri Deneubourg, and Spencer Hawken. The character is portrayed by Laurent Lafitte.
François Monge is a cop who is paired for a criminal investigation with Ousmane Diakhité who has a very different style, background and career.
The story follows Ousmane Diakité and François Monge, two cops from very different backgrounds as they reunite for a new investigation in France. The investigation was supposed to be a simple case, but Ousmane and François find themselves involved in an extensive criminal case.