Saïd Taghmaoui

Biography

Saïd Taghmaoui (born July 19, 1973) is a French actor and screenwriter of Moroccan background. One of his defining screen roles was that of Saïd in the award winning 1995 French film La Haine directed by Mathieu Kassovitz.However, Saïd has also appeared in a number of more recent English Language films, with roles such as the U.S.-trained philosophical Iraqi interrogator Captain 'My Main Man' Saïd in Three Kings, and as "Omar", the close radical Islamic associate of Don Cheadle (Samir), in the 2008 thriller Traitor.

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Saïd Taghmaoui (born July 19, 1973) is a French actor and screenwriter of Moroccan background. One of his defining screen roles was that of Saïd in the award winning 1995 French film La Haine directed by Mathieu Kassovitz.However, Saïd has also appeared in a number of more recent English Language films, with roles such as the U.S.-trained philosophical Iraqi interrogator Captain 'My Main Man' Saïd in Three Kings, and as "Omar", the close radical Islamic associate of Don Cheadle (Samir), in the 2008 thriller Traitor.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Saïd Taghmaoui, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Gender -

Known Credits 34

Birthday 1973-07-19

Place of Birth Sevran, France

Adult Actor False

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Said Taghmaoui

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Wonder Woman
2013 American Hustle as Irv's Sheik Plant
2012 Touch(13 episodes) as Guillermo Ortiz
2012 My Brother the Devil as Sayyid
2011 Conan the Barbarian as Ela-Shan
2010 Stranded as Aroui
2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra as Breaker
2009 Linear as Biker
2008 Kandisha as Dakir Nesri
2008 Mogadischu as Captain Mahmud
2008 Traitor as Omar
2008 House of Saddam(4 episodes) as Barzan Ibrahim
2008 Vantage Point as Suarez
2006 O Jerusalem as Saïd Chahine
2004 Lost(4 episodes)
2004 I Heart Huckabees as Translator
2004 Hidalgo as Prince Bin Al Reeh
2003 Crime Spree as Sami
2003 The Good Thief as Paulo
2002 Break of Dawn as Werner
2001 Absolutely Fabulous as Manu
2001 Confession d'un dragueur as Fabio
2001 Room to Rent as Ali
2001 Gamer as Tony
2000 Nationale 7 as Rabah
2000 La taule as L'innocent
1999 Three Kings as Captain Said
1999 Prima del tramonto
1998 Hideous Kinky as Bilal
1998 The Garden of Eden
1997 Heroines as JP
1995 La Haine as Saïd
1900 Frères la roulette rouge as Paul
1900 Djihad as Youssef

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