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Jamel Debbouze


Jamel Debbouze was born on June 18, 1975 in Paris, France. He is an actor and producer, known for Amélie (2001), H (1998) and Days of Glory (2006). He has been married to Mélissa Theuriau since May 7, 2008. They have two children. See full bio »
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Filmography

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 2015 Why I Did (Not) Eat My Father (completed)
Edward (voice)
 2013 La marche
Hassan
 2013 Homeland
Le cousin
 2011 Hollywoo
Farres
 2011 360
Algerian Man
 2011 Chicken with Plums
Houshang / Le mendiant
 2010 Outside the Law
Saïd
 2009 Inside Jamel Comedy Club (TV Series)
Jamel (2009)
 2004 She Hate Me
Doak
 2003 The Car Keys
Un comédien qui refuse de tourner avec Laurent / La voix du chien en pâte à modeler
 2002 Dead Weight
Le maton malien (uncredited)
 2001 Amélie
Lucien
 2000 Granturismo (Short)
François, l'auto-stoppeur
 2000 Elie annonce Semoun (Video)
Various Characters (as Jamel Debouze)
 1999 Les petits souliers (Short)
Zinedine Haouita
 1999 Rêve de cauchemar (Short)
Saïd
 1999 Boys on the Beach
Youssef
 1998 Un pavé dans la mire (Short)
Le gardien de prison
 1998 Zonzon
Kader
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Show Show Self (38 credits)
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2 Print Biographies | 2 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Djamel Debbouze | Jamel Debouze | Jamel

Height:

5' 4¼" (1.63 m)
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Personal Quote:

My success is also a sign that humor and talent are universal, and capable of crossing social divisions - and international borders.

Trivia:

His brother is Momo Debbouze. He sometimes casts him in his sketches or in his films. See more »

Trademark:

His right hand is always in his pocket (or hidden) because it is disabled

Star Sign:

Gemini

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