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Ya'ackov Banai (1919–1993)


Ya'ackov Banai was born in 1919 in Jerusalem, Palestine. He was an actor, known for The Omen (1976), Not Without My Daughter (1991) and The Policeman (1971). He died in 1993 in Jerusalem, Israel. See full bio »

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(age 74) in Jerusalem, Israel

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Known For

The Omen
The Omen Arab
(1976)
Not Without My Daughter
(1991)
The Policeman
The Policeman Uncle Messiah
(1971)
Adon Leon
Adon Leon Rabbi
(1982)

Filmography

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 1993 Night Terrors
Chevalier's Servant (as Yakov Banai)
 1991 Delta Force 3: The Killing Game
Arab Shiek (as Yacov Banai)
 1991 Not Without My Daughter
Aga Hakim (as Yakov Banai)
 1989 Abba Ganuv II
Rabbi
 1984 Makat Shemesh
 1982 Adon Leon
Rabbi
 1976 The Omen
Arab (as Yakov Banai)
 1976 Opération Septembre Noir (as Yacov Banai)
 1976 Rak Hayom
 1975 Hagiga B'Snuker
Rabbi
 1973 Haham Gamliel
 1971 The Policeman
Uncle Messiah (as Yakov Banai)
 1971 Hasamba & the Black Handkerchief Gang
Jewellery Seller
 1970 His Name Was Madron
Sanchee (uncredited)
 1969 Margo Sheli
 1969 Lahat B'Mayim
 1965 Ha-Yeled Me'ever Lerechov (as Yakov Banai)
 1964 Sallah
 1960 Exodus
Bit Part (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Yacov Banai | Yakov Banai
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Brother of Yossi Banai, Chaim Banai and Gavri Banai. See more »

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