Jean-Paul Török holds a doctorate from 3 graduate art and archaeology (Paris I, 1986).
. Author of several books on cinema, he has also written fiction and a biography of the writer Pierre Benoit.
He worked with, among others, the scenario of a bad son (1992) by Claude Sautet with Daniel Biasini.
Meanwhile, he co-hosted regularly Libre Journal du Cinema on Radio Courtesy until 2007.