Isaach De Bankolé

BirthDay:

12 Aug 1957

BirthPlace:

Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Bio:

Isaach De Bankole, C'sar award-winning actor, was born on the Ivory Coast. Isaach was discovered on the streets of Paris while studying to be an airline pilot. He has a degree in Acting from Cours Simon and a Masters in Mathematics from the Universite de Paris.
Filmography

Actor ( 61 credits )

Norman (2016)
The Last Witch Hunter (2015) Schlesinger
Mirage (2014)
Run (2014) Assa
Where the Road Runs Out (2014) George
Calvary (2014) Simon
Mother of George (2013) Ayodele Balogun
Chaos (2012) Vincent
Oka! (2011) Bassoun
I Am Slave (2010) Bah
Getting High! (2010) Hunter
White Material (2009) Le Boxeur
The Limits of Control (2009) The Lone Man
White Collar (2009)  Luc Renaud (2 episodes, 2014)
Machetero (2008) Jean Dumont
The Guitar (2008) Roscoe Wasz
Battle in Seattle (2007) Abasi (as Isaach De Bankole)
The Fifth Patient (2007) Cpt. Mugambe
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007) Laurent
Casino Royale (2006) Steven Obanno (as Isaach De Bankole)
Miami Vice (2006) Neptune (as Isaach De Bankole)
5up 2down (2006) Hunter
The Unit (2006)  General Togar (1 episode, 2006)
Stay (2005) Professor
The Skeleton Key (2005) Creole Gas Station Owner (as Isaach De Bankole)
Manderlay (2005) Timothy
Before It Had a Name (2005) Waiter
From Other Worlds (2004) Abraham
Homework (2004) Jean
Coffee and Cigarettes (2003) Isaach (segment "No Problem")
The Killing Zone (2003) Malcolm
3 A.M. (2001) Angus
24 (2001)  Ule Matobo (6 episodes, 2009)
Bàttu (2000) Saar
Traveling Miles: Cassandra Wilson (2000)
Otomo (1999) Otomo
Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999) Raymond
Cherry (1999) Menu Man
The Sopranos (1999)  Father Obosi (1 episode, 2001)
A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries (1998) Mamadou (as Isaac De Bankole)
The Keeper (1995) Jean Baptiste
Down to Earth (1994) Leão
The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (1992)  Sgt. Barthelmy (1 episode, 1992)
Night on Earth (1991) Driver - Paris
Días de cine (1991)  Himself (1 episode, 2009)
No Fear, No Die (1990) Dah
How to Make Love to a Negro Without Getting Tired (1989) Vieux
Vanille fraise (1989) Hippolyte N'Go
Ada in the Jungle (1988) Bumbo
Chocolat (1988) Protée
Lunettes noires pour nuits blanches (1988)  Himself (2 episodes, 1988-1989)
Les keufs (1987) Blaise Lacroix / Insp. Lacroix
Noir et blanc (1986)
Taxi Boy (1986) Touré
Black Mic Mac (1986) Lemi
L'addition (1984) (uncredited)
The Syringe (1984)
Comment draguer tous les mecs (1984) Honoré Clair
Cinema 3 (1984)  Himself (2 episodes, 2009-2014)
Mardi cinéma (1982)  Himself (2 episodes, 1987-1988)
Choke Hold (0) Pete

Producer ( 5 credits )

Mirage (2014) executive producer
Where the Road Runs Out (2014) co-executive producer
Mother of George (2013) executive producer
5up 2down (2006) co-producer
Homework (2004) executive producer

Writer ( 1 credit )

Vanille fraise (1989) (dialogue)

Director ( 1 credit )

Traveling Miles: Cassandra Wilson (2000)