Dhafer L'Abidine

Actor

Actor


Before his sky-rocketing breakthrough in the Arab world, Dhafer enjoyed a successful career in the West, appearing in international film productions such as Children of Men (2006), Sex and the City 2 (2010), Centurion (2010), Black Forest (2012), Rise of the Footsoldier (UK) and the upcoming film A Hologram for the King, directed by Tom Twyker and...
Height
6' (1.83 m)

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorSpeed Dose
(pre-production)
ActorMousa
(filming)
ActorThe Spider2020
ActorBloodline
Nader
2020/II
ActorThe Eddy
(TV Series) Sami Ben Miled - The Eddy (2020) ... Sami Ben Miled - Katarina (2020) ... Sami Ben Miled
2020
ActorBride of Beirut
(TV Series)
2019
ActorEugenie Nights
(TV Series) (as Zafer El-Abedin)
2018
ActorThe Looming Tower
(TV Mini-Series) Mohamed Atta - Tuesday (2018) ... Mohamed Atta - A Very Special Relationship (2018) ... Mohamed Atta - Boys at War (2018) ... Mohamed Atta
2018
ActorHabbet Caramel2018
ActorThe State
(TV Mini-Series) Maqqar Amir - Episode #1.3 (2017) ... Maqqar Amir - Episode #1.2 (2017) ... Maqqar Amir - Episode #1.1 (2017) ... Maqqar Amir
2017
ActorFearless
(TV Mini-Series) Yusef Attar - Episode #1.4 (2017) ... Yusef Attar (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2017
ActorCaramel
(TV Series)
2017
ActorHalawet El Donia: Life is Beautiful.
(TV Series) Selim
2017
ActorAbu Shanab
(as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2016
ActorA Hologram for the King
Hasan (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2016
ActorUnder Control
(TV Series) Hatem Mahmoud Al Ridi - Episode #1.3 (2015) ... Hatem Mahmoud Al Ridi - Episode #1.28 (2015) ... Hatem Mahmoud Al Ridi (as Zafer El-Abedin) - Episode #1.29 (2015) ... Hatem Mahmoud Al Ridi (as Zafer El-Abedin) - Episode #1.30 (2015) ... Hatem Mahmoud Al Ridi (as Zafer El-Abedin) - Episode #1.27 (2015) ... Hatem Mahmoud Al Ridi (as Zafer El-Abedin) Show all 26 episodes
2015
Actor24 Carat
(TV Series) - Episode #1.30 (2015) ... (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - Episode #1.29 (2015) ... (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - Episode #1.28 (2015) ... (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - Episode #1.27 (2015) ... (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - Episode #1.26 (2015) ... (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) Show all 30 episodes
2015
ActorThe Secret World: Issue 11 - Reaping the Whirlwind
(Video Game) Samael Chandra (voice, as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2015
ActorSpiral
(TV Series) Tarek Ziani - Episode #5.12 (2014) ... Tarek Ziani (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - Episode #5.11 (2014) ... Tarek Ziani (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - Episode #5.9 (2014) ... Tarek Ziani (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - Episode #5.8 (2014) ... Tarek Ziani (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - Episode #5.5 (2014) ... Tarek Ziani (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2014
ActorTransporter - Die Serie
(TV Series) Bernard Dassin / Olivier Dassin - Trust (2014) ... Bernard Dassin (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - Chimera (2014) ... Bernard Dassin (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - T2 (2014) ... Olivier Dassin (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2014
ActorFarq Tawqit
(TV Series) Sameh
2014
ActorLaw & Order: UK
(TV Series) Tariq Mahmoud - Customs (2014) ... Tariq Mahmoud (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2014
ActorNew Tricks
(TV Series) Supt Raphael Cruz - The Rock: Part Two (2013) ... Supt Raphael Cruz (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - The Rock: Part One (2013) ... Supt Raphael Cruz (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2013
ActorNeeran Sadeeqa
(TV Series) Rafaat (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2013
ActorThe Bible
(TV Mini-Series) Uriah - Kingdom (2013) ... Uriah
2013
ActorHunted
(TV Series) Bernard Faroux - Kismet (2012) ... Bernard Faroux - Hourglass (2012) ... Bernard Faroux - LB (2012) ... Bernard Faroux - Mort (2012) ... Bernard Faroux
2012
ActorDestiny
(TV Series) Mohamed Ali Néji / Dali - Episode #3.1 (2012) ... Mohamed Ali Néji / Dali
2012
ActorVertigo
(TV Series) Diaa - Episode #1.1 (2012) ... Diaa (as Dhaffer L'Abidine, credit only)
2012
ActorThe Secret World
(Video Game) Samael (voice, as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2012
ActorFausse Note
(as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2012
ActorBenidorm
(TV Series) Mohammed - Episode #5.6 (2012) ... Mohammed (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - Episode #5.5 (2012) ... Mohammed - Episode #5.4 (2012) ... Mohammed
2012
ActorBlack Forest
(TV Movie) Dr. Saxon (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2012
ActorKingdom of Dust: Beheading of Adam Smith
Shakir (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2011
ActorCasualty
(TV Series) Omar Nasri - Wild Horses (2011) ... Omar Nasri - Fixed (2011) ... Omar Nasri - To Have and Have Not (2011) ... Omar Nasri - Memory Games (2011) ... Omar Nasri - Common Vector (2011) ... Omar Nasri Show all 6 episodes
2011
ActorBrink
(Video Game) Resistance (voice, as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2011
ActorGoldenEye 007
(Video Game) Additional Voices (voice, as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2010
ActorLate December
Adam (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2010
ActorMasterpiece Mystery
(TV Series) Migrant Worker - Wallander, Series II: Faceless Killers (2010) ... Migrant Worker (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2010
ActorSex and the City 2
Mahmud
2010
ActorCenturion
Arm Wrestling Opponent
2010
ActorDante's Inferno
(Video Game) Background Shade (voice)
2010
ActorWallander
(TV Series) Migrant Worker - Faceless Killers (2010) ... Migrant Worker
2010
ActorStrike Back
(TV Series) Hakim Al Nazeri - Iraq: Part One (2010) ... Hakim Al Nazeri (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2010
ActorTunis 2050
(TV Series) Bilel (2011-2013) (voice)
2009
Actor31 North 62 East
Thierry Leroy (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2009
ActorBuried Secrets
Ali
2009
ActorThe Omid Djalili Show
(TV Series) - Episode #2.3 (2009) - Episode #2.1 (2009)
2009
ActorComing Up
(TV Series) Passenger - Lickle Bill Um (2008) ... Passenger
2008
ActorA Touch of Frost
(TV Series) Roman Cassell - Mind Games (2008) ... Roman Cassell
2008
ActorThe Whistleblowers
(TV Series) Mohamed Agiza - Ghosts (2007) ... Mohamed Agiza
2007
ActorRise of the Footsoldier
Emre Baran (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2007
ActorThieves Like Us
(TV Series) Claude Delacroix - The Footballer Job (2007) ... Claude Delacroix (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2007
ActorThe Mark of Cain
Abdullah Omar
2007
ActorMedieval II: Total War
(Video Game) (voice)
2006
ActorMI-5
(TV Series) Sharaf - Hostage Takers: Part 2 (2006) ... Sharaf - Hostage Takers: Part 1 (2006) ... Sharaf
2006
ActorThe Stone Merchant
1st Egyptian (as Dhaffer Labidine)
2006
ActorChildren of Men
Dhafer
2006
ActorThe Da Vinci Code
PTS Agent (uncredited)
2006
ActorBombshell
(TV Series) Raman - Episode #1.2 (2006) ... Raman (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2006
ActorA Different Dish
(Short) Son (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2006
ActorDoctors
(TV Series) Pete Demello - Perfect Day (2005) ... Pete Demello
2005
ActorThe Bill
(TV Series) Ali Hakimi - 350: Keep it Out (2005) ... Ali Hakimi
2005
ActorDream Team
(TV Series) Marcel Sabatier - Thrown to the Wolves (2004) ... Marcel Sabatier (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - Les mains sales (2004) ... Marcel Sabatier (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - Ghosts (2004) ... Marcel Sabatier (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - Chelsea Away (2004) ... Marcel Sabatier (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) - In His Hands (2004) ... Marcel Sabatier (as Dhaffer L'Abidine) Show all 60 episodes
2002-2004
ActorWire in the Blood
(TV Series) Hassan - Sharp Compassion (2004) ... Hassan
2004
ActorEkhwa wa Zaman
(TV Mini-Series) Kais
2003
ActorMaria, Tochter ihres Sohnes
(TV Movie) Giacomo di Zebedeo (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2000
RoleTitleYear
SelfHarchester ReUnited
(TV Special) Self
2020
SelfThe Wright Stuff
(TV Series) Self - Guest Panelist - Episode #16.3 (2011) ... Self - Guest Panelist
2011
SelfDaybreak
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 11 August 2011 (2011) ... Self (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2011
SelfPrince of Poets
(TV Series) Self - Presenter (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2007
SelfRise of the Footsoldier Featurette
(Video) Self (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2007
SelfVoyages of Discovery
(TV Series documentary) - The Figure of Earth (2006)
2006
SelfRI:SE
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 13 May 2003 (2003) ... Self (as Dhaffer L'Abidine)
2003