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Liya Kebede

Liya Kebede was born on March 1, 1978 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She is an actress, known for The Good Shepherd (2006), The Best Offer (2013) and Lord of War (2005). She was previously married to Kassy Kebede. See full bio »

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Known For

The Good Shepherd
The Best Offer
Lord of War
Lord of War Faith
Day of the Falcon


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  419 (post-production)
  Mogadishu, Minnesota (TV Movie) (post-production)
 2014 Samba
Magali dite Gracieuse
 2013/I Innocence
Moira Neal
 2013 The Best Offer
 2012 Le capital
 2012 Sur la piste du Marsupilami
Reine Paya
 2011/II Day of the Falcon
 2009 Desert Flower
Waris Dirie
 2006 The Good Shepherd
 2005 Lord of War
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 2017 Walking (Documentary short)
Herself / Model
 2003 The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show (TV Movie documentary)
Herself - Model
 2002 The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show (TV Movie documentary)
Herself - Model

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Other Works:

Print ads for L'Oreal Paris' Infallible Paints/Lips high impact lacquer liquid lip color, with Barbara Palvin. See more »

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1 Interview | 1 Pictorial | See more »


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Has two children with her now ex-husband Kassy Kebede: son Suhul Kebede (b. 2001) and daughter Raee Kebede (b. August 2005). See more »

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