Saïd Taghmaoui



Place of birth:

Sevran, France:


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.

Film Credits

Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)
as Sameer (Photograph)
Embattled (2020)
as Claude
John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum (2019)
as Elder
At First Light (2018)
as Cal
Espionage Tonight (2017)
as Iskandar Yasin
Epilogue: Etta's Mission (2017)
as Sameer
Wonder Woman (2017)
as Sameer
Money Man (2016)
The Infiltrator (2016)
as Amjad Awan
American Hustle (2013)
as Irv's Sheik Plant
Il était une fois... La Haine (2012)
My Brother the Devil (2012)
as Sayyid
Conan the Barbarian (2011)
as Ela-Shan
Djinns (2010)
as Aroui
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)
as Breaker
Linear (2009)
as Biker
Kandisha (2008)
as Dakir Nesri
Mogadischu (2008)
as Captain Mahmud
Traitor (2008)
as Omar
Vantage Point (2008)
as Suarez
The Kite Runner (2007)
as Farid
Djihad! (2006)
as Youssef
Ô Jerusalem (2006)
as Saïd Chahine
Five Fingers (2006)
as Dark Eyes
I ♥ Huckabees (2004)
as Translator
الخبز الحافي (2004)
Spartan (2004)
as Tariq Asani
Hidalgo (2004)
as Prince Bin Al Reeh
Crime Spree (2003)
as Sami
The Good Thief (2003)
as Paulo
Entre chiens et loups (2002)
as Werner
Vivante (2002)
as The DJ Box
Le petit poucet (2001)
as The Troop Leader
Absolument fabuleux (2001)
as Manu
Confession d'un dragueur (2001)
as Fabio
Room to Rent (2001)
as Ali
Gamer (2001)
as Tony
Nationale 7 (2000)
as Rabah
La taule (2000)
as L'innocent
Ali Zaoua, prince de la rue (2000)
as Dib
Urlaub im Orient - Und niemand hört dein Schreien (1999)
as Raschid
Prima del tramonto (1999)
as Alì Ben Sellam
Three Kings (1999)
as Captain Said
Hideous Kinky (1998)
as Bilal
I giardini dell'Eden (1998)
as Aziz
Héroïnes (1997)
as JP
La Haine (1995)
as Saïd
J'aime beaucoup ce que vous faites (1995)
Frères: la roulette rouge (1994)
as Paul
Putain de porte (1994)
The Forgiven ()