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Makram Khoury

Palestinian-Israeli actor Makram Khoury was the youngest artist and the first Arab to win the Israel Prize, the highest artistic honor in the country. He is one of Israel's most respected actors, playing leads in all the major theatres as well as acting in films and on television. Khoury is an actor's actor: subtle, powerful and protean. He embodies ... See full bio »

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The West Wing Palestinian Chairman Nizar Farad / Chairman Nizar Farad
Homeland Samir Khalil
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 2019 Messiah (TV Series) (filming)
Mullah Umar
- Episode #1.8 ... Mullah Umar
- Episode #1.5 ... Mullah Umar
- Episode #1.2 ... Mullah Umar
- Episode #1.1 ... Mullah Umar
 2017/II The Way Out (Short) (post-production)
 2017 Wajib
Special Appearance
 2017/I Unlocked
Yazid Khaleel (as Makram J Khoury)
 2015 Homeland (TV Series)
Samir Khalil
- All About Allison (2015) ... Samir Khalil (as Makram J. Khoury)
- Oriole (2015) ... Samir Khalil (as Makram J. Khoury)
 2015 Abulele
 2015 Wounded Land
 2015 A Tale of Love and Darkness
Al Hilwani (as Makram J. Khoury)
 2014 Atlit
Mafous (as Makram J. Khoury)
 2014 Fi al waqt al dae'a (Short)
 2014/I The Cut
Omar Nasreddin
 2014 Desert Dancer
 2014 Magic Men
Avraham Kofinas
 2013 The Physician
Imam (as Makram J. Khoury)
 2013 Sukaryot
 2013 Farewell Baghdad
Nouri El Saeed
 2013 Complicit (TV Movie)
Colonel Hazem Ashraf (as Makram J Khoury)
 2012 Hatufim (TV Series)
Leila 's father
- Moto Shel Sochen (2012) ... Leila 's father
- Hatufim (2012) ... Leila 's father
- Mivtza Yehuda (2012) ... Leila 's father
- Nohal Hannibal (2012) ... Leila 's father
- HaIsha Shelanu BeDamesek (2012) ... Leila 's father
 2012/I Inheritance
Abu Majda
 2010 Miral
Governor Khatib (as Makram J. Khoury)
 2009 Dusty Road (Short)
 2009 Carmel
 2009 Italians
Hamed (first segment) (as Makram J. Khoury)
 2008 House of Saddam (TV Mini-Series)
Tariq Aziz
- Episode #1.4 (2008) ... Tariq Aziz (as Makram J. Khoury)
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Tariq Aziz (as Makram J. Khoury)
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Tariq Aziz (as Makram J. Khoury)
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... Tariq Aziz (as Makram J. Khoury)
 2008 Etz Limon
Abu Kamal (as Makram J. Khoury)
 2007 Petach Tikva (Short)
 2006 Djihad! (TV Movie)
Médecin hôpital (as Makram Houry)
 2006/I Forgiveness
Dr. Isaac Shemesh (as Makram J. Khoury)
 2005 Munich
Wael Zwaiter (as Makram J. Khoury)
 2004-2005 The West Wing (TV Series)
Palestinian Chairman Nizar Farad / Chairman Nizar Farad
- Mr. Frost (2005) ... Chairman Nizar Farad (uncredited)
- Third-Day Story (2004) ... Palestinian Chairman Nizar Farad (as Makram J. Khoury)
- The Birnam Wood (2004) ... Palestinian Chairman Nizar Farad (as Makram J. Khoury)
- N.S.F. Thurmont (2004) ... Palestinian Chairman Nizar Farad (uncredited)
- Memorial Day (2004) ... Palestinian Chairman Nizar Farad (uncredited)
 2005 Free Zone
Samir aka "The American"
 2004 The Syrian Bride
Hammed (as Makram J. Khoury)
 2003 Ha-Mangalistim
 2001 The Body
Nasir Hamid (as Makram J. Khoury)
 1997 Shvil Hahalav
 1995 Hikayatul jawahiri thalath
Abu Iman
 1994 The Patriots
 1992 Double Edge
Ahmed Shafik
 1990 Le cantique des pierres (as Markam Khouri)
 1990 Torn Apart
Mahmoud Malek (as Machram Huri)
 1989 Esh Tzolevet
 1989 Ha Miklat (Short)
 1987 Wedding in Galilee
The governor
 1986 Hiuch HaGdi
Col. Moshe Katzman
 1984 Kasach
 1982 Michel Ezra Safra U'vanav (TV Mini-Series)
- Michel (1982) ... Michel
 1982 Mitahat La'af
Detective chief inspector Ben-Shooshan
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Plays 'Shylock' in The Royal Shakespeare Company's Production of The Merchant of Venice in Stratford upon Avon, UK See more »

Alternate Names:

Makram Houry | Machram Huri | Markam Khouri | Makram J. Khoury | Makram J Khoury

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