Famous Moroccan Actors

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Gad Elmaleh
(Stand-up Comedian and Actor)
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Birthdate: April 19, 1971
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Casablanca, Morocco

Gad Elmaleh is a Moroccan-Canadian stand-up comedian and actor. He studied drama at Cours Florent under the tutelage of prominent coach Isabelle Nanty. He began his career with one-man shows and eventually ventured into TV and cinema as well. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. 

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Michel Qissi
(Belgian Moroccan Actor Best Known for His Role as ‘Tong Po’ in the Film ‘Kickboxer’)
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Birthdate: September 12, 1962
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Oujda, Morocco

Michel Qissi is a Moroccan-Belgian actor who achieved fame for his portrayal of Tong Po in the popular 1989 American martial arts film, Kickboxer. An exponent of boxing, Shōtōkan Karate, kickboxing, and Muay Thai, Qissi is known for his collaboration with Jean-Claude van Damme, whom he befriended at an early age.

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Abdel Qissi
(Moroccan-Belgian Actor and Former Boxer)
Abdel Qissi
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Birthdate: January 20, 1960
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Oujda, Morocco
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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Nabil Elouahabi
(Actor)
Nabil Elouahabi
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Birthdate: February 6, 1975
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: England, United Kingdom
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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Assaad Bouab
(Actor)
Assaad Bouab
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Birthdate: July 29, 1980
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Aurillac, France
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Faudel
(Singer)
Faudel
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Birthdate: June 6, 1978
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paris, France
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El Hedi ben Salem
(Actor)
El Hedi ben Salem
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Birthdate: 1935 AD
Birthplace: Morocco
Died: 1977 AD
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Roschdy Zem
(French Filmmaker and Actor)
Roschdy Zem
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Birthdate: September 27, 1965
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Gennevilliers, Hauts-de-Seine, France

Roschdy Zem is a French filmmaker and actor of Moroccan descent. He is best known for his portrayal of Messaoud Souni in the 2006 French film Days of Glory, which earned him the Best Actor Award at the Cannes Film Festival. In 2017, Roschdy Zem won the Globe de Cristal Award for Best Film for his 2016 drama film Chocolat.

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Gérard Darmon
(Actor)
Gérard Darmon
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Birthdate: February 29, 1948
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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Omar Berdouni
(Actor)
Omar Berdouni
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Birthdate: July 20, 1979
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tangier, Morocco
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Amidou
(Actor)
Amidou
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Birthdate: August 2, 1935
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rabat, Morocco
Died: September 19, 2013
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Tarek Boudali
(Actor)
Tarek Boudali
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Birthdate: November 5, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: France
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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Douzi
(Singer)
Douzi
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Birthdate: April 30, 1985
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Oujda, Morocco
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Hassan Al-Jundi
(Dramatic Artist)
Hassan Al-Jundi
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Birthdate: 1939 AD
Birthplace: Marrakesh, Morocco
Died: February 25, 2017
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Rachid El Ouali
(Actor)
Rachid El Ouali
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Birthdate: April 3, 1965
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rabat, Morocco
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Hassan El Fad
(Actor)
Hassan El Fad
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Birthdate: November 24, 1962
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Casablanca, Morocco
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Driss Roukhe
(Actor)
Driss Roukhe
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Birthdate: July 5, 1968
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Meknes, Morocco
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Said Naciri
(Actor)
Said Naciri
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Birthdate: September 25, 1960
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Casablanca, Morocco
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Mourad Zaoui
(Actor)
Mourad Zaoui
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Birthdate: April 23, 1980
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Casablanca, Morocco
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Ahmed El Maanouni
(Screenwriter)
Ahmed El Maanouni
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Birthdate: November 25, 1944
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Casablanca, Morocco
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Larbi Batma
(Musician)
Larbi Batma
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Birthdate: 1948 AD
Birthplace: Chaouia-Ouardigha, Morocco
Died: February 7, 1997
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Ahmed Badouj
(Actor)
Ahmed Badouj
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Birthdate: 1950 AD
Birthplace: Agadir, Morocco
Died: August 22, 2020
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Tayeb Saddiki
(Theater director)
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Birthdate: January 5, 1939
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Essaouira, Morocco
Died: February 5, 2016