Top 5000
Up 1,101 this week

Alexander Siddig

Born in the Sudan in Northern Africa, Siddig was raised in England and attended the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts (LAMDA) where he studied acting and theater. Immediately after leaving LAMDA, Sid did a season of theater in Manchester (northern England), in addition to performing in various shows in pubs and small theaters. Later, Siddig... See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Alexander Siddig? Add or change photos

New "Walking Dead" Questions

We take stock of the midseason finale of "The Walking Dead" by running down the 10 questions we're left with after Episode 8.

Read our list of 10 new questions

IMDb Asks: Lisa Edelstein and Christina Ricci

On Tuesday, Dec. 1, at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT, IMDb Asks brings you a livestream Q&A and online chat with Lisa Edelstein. Tune in to to participate in the live conversation and even ask a question yourself. Plus, catch up with Christina Ricci, star of new Amazon pilot "Z." The livestream is best viewed on laptops, desktops, and tablets.

Tune in here for the one-on-one interviews

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 40 people
created 20 Mar 2012
a list of 25 people
created 15 Apr 2012
a list of 49 images
created 12 Oct 2012
a list of 37 people
created 12 Feb 2013
a list of 22 people
created 05 Sep 2014

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Alexander Siddig's work have you seen?

User Polls

2 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


To always display TV and movie credits separately, edit your site preferences.

Hide Hide Show Show Actor: TV (22 credits)
 2013-2015 Da Vinci's Demons (TV Series)
- Ira Deorum (2015) ... Al-Rahim
- Anima Venator (2015) ... Al-Rahim
- Abbadon (2015) ... Al-Rahim
- Semper Infidelis (2015) ... Al-Rahim
 2015 Tut (TV Mini-Series)
- Part Three: Destiny (2015) ... Amun
- Part Two: Betrayal (2015) ... Amun
- Part One: Power (2015) ... Amun
 2015 Egyptian Vice (TV Movie)
Narrator (voice)
 2014 Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Isaac Newton
 2012 Falcón (TV Series)
Julio Menéndez
- The Blind Man of Seville (2012) ... Julio Menéndez
 2012 True Love (TV Series)
- Sandra (2012) ... Ismail
 2011 Primeval (TV Series)
Philip Burton
- Episode #5.3 (2011) ... Philip Burton (credit only)
- Episode #5.2 (2011) ... Philip Burton (credit only)
 2006-2009 Family Guy (TV Series)
Lead Archer / An Onlooker / London Silly Nannies Player
- Peter's Progress (2009) ... Lead Archer / An Onlooker (voice)
 2008 Merlin (TV Series)
- The Moment of Truth (2008) ... Kanen
 2006 Hannibal (TV Movie)
 2005 Agatha Christie: Poirot (TV Series)
- Cards on the Table (2005) ... Shaitana
 2003 MI-5 (TV Series)
Ibhn Khaldun
- Episode #2.2 (2003) ... Ibhn Khaldun (uncredited)
 1993 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series)
Dr. Julian Bashir
- Birthright: Part 1 (1993) ... Dr. Julian Bashir (as Siddig El Fadil)
 1992 The Big Battalions (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1992) ... Yousef
- Episode #1.3 (1992) ... Yousef
- Episode #1.2 (1992) ... Yousef
- Episode #1.1 (1992) ... Yousef
 1992 Great Performances (TV Series)
- A Dangerous Man: Lawrence After Arabia (1992) ... Feisal (as Siddig El Fadil)
Show Show Actor: Movie (18 credits)
Show Show Actor: Video Game (2 credits)
Show Show Actor: Short (1 credit)
Show Show Director: TV (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks: Documentary (1 credit)
Show Show Self: TV (9 credits)
Show Show Self: Video (6 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Appeared as Dr. Scott in the Brian Clark play "Who's Life is It Anyway?" at the Comedy Theatre, London, England.

Publicity Listings:

6 Interviews | 4 Articles | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Siddig El Fadil


5' 11¾" (1.82 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Reign of Fire (2002)] The only thing I remember about that was the first day. The first A.D. came into the trailer where we were all having our makeup and shit done, and he was, like, "Guys, I need your attention, please." And we were, like, "Yeah?" And he said, "Um, Mr. McConaughey's gonna arrive on set in about 15 minutes, and I have to give you a directive-which comes from the ... See more »


Appeared as a guest at the Ultra Blaze Scifi Convention (Ipswich, England). See more »



Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Do others think he deserves better, more diverse roles? CarmelaG
Syriana made me angry XIcarusX
Dr Who welwynrose
scar on his neck? AubreydeBloom
Best Star Trek character! DSNForever
Sid Joins the Cast of '24' kira-29
Discuss Alexander Siddig on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page