Saïd Taghmaoui

BirthDay:

19 Jul 1973

BirthPlace:

Villepinte, Seine-Saint-Denis, France

Bio:

Saïd Taghmaoui was born July 19th 1973 in Villepinte, Seine-Saint-Denis, France, to Moroccan immigrant parents. He has 9 siblings. He dropped out of school at a young age and became a boxer; at one point ranking number 2 in France in his category. He met Mathieu Kassovitz with whom he co-wrote the 1995 French film "La Haine" which won the Best Director award in Cannes. Kassovitz directed the movie in which Saïd played one of the leads. Since than Saïd has been a force in French cinema and has made films in Italy, Germany, The United States and Morocco.
Filmography

Actor ( 61 credits )

Wonder Woman (2017)
Untitled Murder in Paris Project (2017) Karim Zamouri (rumored)
The Infiltrator (2016) Amjad Awan
Espionage TV (2016) Iskandar Yasin
The Missing (2014)  Khalid Ziane / ... (8 episodes, 2014)
American Hustle (2013) Irv's Sheik Plant (as Said Taghmaoui)
My Brother the Devil (2012) Sayyid
Touch (2012)  Guillermo Ortiz (10 episodes, 2013)
Conan the Barbarian (2011) Ela-Shan
Stranded (2010) Aroui
Strike Back (2010)  Othmani (2 episodes, 2012)
The Killers (2010)
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009) Breaker
Kandisha (2008) Dakir Nesri
Traitor (2008) Omar
Vantage Point (2008) Suarez
Duval and Moretti (2008)  Tarek (1 episode, 2008)
The Kite Runner (2007) Farid
O Jerusalem (2006) Saïd Chahine
Five Fingers (2006) Dark Eyes
El khoubz el hafi (2005)
Sleeper Cell (2005)  Hamid (3 episodes, 2006)
I Heart Huckabees (2004) Translator
Spartan (2004) Tariq Asani
Hidalgo (2004) Prince Bin Al Reeh
Lost (2004)  Caesar (4 episodes, 2009)
Les hyènes (2004)  Himself (1 episode, 2004)
Crime Spree (2003) Sami
The Good Thief (2002) Paulo
Break of Dawn (2002) Werner
Alive (2002) Le DJ boîte
Le petit poucet (2001) Le chef de troupe
Absolutely Fabulous (2001) Manu
Confession d'un dragueur (2001) Fabio
Gamer (2001) Tony
Nulle part ailleurs cinéma (2001)  Himself (1 episode, 2001)
Room to Rent (2000) Ali
Ali Zaoua: Prince of the Streets (2000) Dib
Nationale 7 (2000) Rabah
The Slammer (2000) L'innocent
On ne peut pas plaire à tout le monde (2000)  Himself (1 episode, 2001)
Three Kings (1999) Captain Said (as Said Taghmaoui)
Prima del tramonto (1999) Alì Ben Sellam
The West Wing (1999)  Qumari Ambassador Umar Usef (1 episode, 2003)
Men Behind Bars (1998) Omar
Hideous Kinky (1998) Bilal
The Garden of Eden (1998) Aziz
Tout le monde en parle (1998)  Himself (1 episode, 2000)
Lascars (1998) (unknown episodes)
Héroïnes (1997) JP
Les fantômes du samedi soir (1997)
Go for Gold! (1997) Moussa
La Haine (1995) Saïd
L'éducateur (1995)  Momo (1 episode, 1995)
J'aime beaucoup ce que vous faites (1995) Maxime
Putain de porte (1994)
Tous les garçons et les filles de leur âge... (1993)  Paul (1 episode, 1994)
C'est mon histoire (1992) (1 episode, 1995)
Surprise Sur Prise (1992)  Himself (1 episode, 1995)
Bouillon de culture (1991)  Himself (1 episode, 1995)
Nulle part ailleurs (1990)  Himself (1 episode, 1995)