Saïd Taghmaoui

Saïd Taghmaoui

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    • July 19th, 1973
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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Acting (33 Credits)

2020Embattled as Claude
2020Wonder Woman 1984 as Sameer (Photograph)
2019John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum as Elder
2018At First Light as Cal
2017Espionage Tonight as Iskandar Yasin
2017Wonder Woman as Sameer
2016The Infiltrator as Amjad AwanWatch Free
2013American Hustle as Irv's Sheik Plant
2012My Brother the Devil as Sayyid
2012Touch (2012) as Guillermo Ortiz
2011Conan the Barbarian as Ela-Shan
2010Stranded as Aroui
2009G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra as Breaker
2008Kandisha as Dakir Nesri
2008Mogadischu as Captain Mahmud
2008Traitor as OmarWatch Free
2008Vantage Point as Suarez
2008House of Saddam as Barzan Ibrahim
2007The Kite Runner as FaridWatch Free
2006O Jerusalem as Saïd Chahine
2006Five Fingers as Dark Eyes
2004Spartan as Tariq Asani
2004Hidalgo as Prince Bin Al Reeh
2004I Heart Huckabees as Translator
2003Crime Spree as Sami
2002The Good Thief as Paulo
2001Absolutely Fabulous as Manu
2001Tom Thumb as The Troop Leader
2000Nationale 7 as Rabah
2000Ali Zaoua: Prince of the Streets as Dib
1999Three Kings as Captain Said
1998Hideous Kinky as Bilal
1995La Haine as Saïd


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