Reda Kateb

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Reda Kateb
Reda Kateb Cannes 2014.jpg
Born (1977-07-27) 27 July 1977 (age 37)
Ivry-sur-Seine, France
Nationality French
Algerian
Occupation Actor, Film director, Screenwriter
Years active 2003–present

Reda Kateb (Arabic: رضا كاتب‎; born 27 July 1977) is a French actor.

Life and career[edit]

Kateb was born in Ivry-sur-Seine, France, to an Algerian actor, Malek-Eddine Kateb, and a French nurse of Czech and Italian origin.[1] He is a grandnephew of the Algerian writer Kateb Yacine. He grew up in Ivry-sur-Seine, in the Paris region, where he lived until 2011 before moving to Montreuil.

His short film Pitchoune was presented in the Directors' Fortnight section at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.[2]

Filmography[edit]

As actor[edit]

As film director/screenwriter[edit]

  • Pitchoune - (2015, Short)

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Nominated work Award Category Result
2015 Hippocrate 40th César Awards Best Supporting Actor Won
Prix Patrick Dewaere Won

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