Corentin Rouge was born in Paris as the son of comic artist Michel Rouge. He is named after Cuvelier's famous comic book hero, and this is also the name he uses to sign his work. Corentin studied animation and film at the Academy of Decorative Arts in Paris, and published his first comic story in Métal Hurlant in 2003. He learned the comics profession with the aid of his father, whom he has assisted on the coloring of series like 'Shimon de Samarie' and 'Le Samaritain' since 2005. He made his album debut together with writer Sam Timel with the detective series 'Milan K', that is published by Les Humanoïdes Associés since 2009.