Ali Suliman

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Ali Suliman
Born Nazareth, Israel
Years active 2003–present

Ali Suliman (Arabic: علي سليمان‎, Hebrew: עלי סלימאן‎; born 1977) is Palestinian Palestinian actor, from Nazareth, Israel.[1][2] best known for Paradise Now,The Kingdom


He starred in Paradise Now, which won the Golden Globe award for Best Foreign Film. In 2007, he appeared in the movie The Kingdom alongside Jamie Foxx. He played a lawyer in Lemon Tree (2008), the role of Omar Sadiki in Body of Lies (2008), a young displaced Palestinian in The Time That Remains (2009), a physician in The Attack (2013) and Gulab in Lone Survivor (2013).


  1. ^ "The actor Ali Suliman hits his stride at the Berlin Film Festival". The National. 14 February 2012. 
  2. ^ Yama Rahimi (28 October 2008). "Ali Suliman". 1001 FILMS. Yama Rahimi. "I usually get in trouble when I travel to an Arab country because I have an Israeli passport. So for them I'm not a Palestinian but an Israeli. I can't travel to certain Arab countries because they haven't recognized Israel despite being a Palestinian which is the most complicated thing." 

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