Touriya Haoud

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Touriya Haoud
OccupationActress, model, singer
Years active2001–present
Spouse(s)Greg Vaughan (2006–2014; divorced)

Touriya Haoud (Arabic: ثريا مهاود‎; Macedonian: Турија Хауд) is a Dutch actress, model, and singer. She lives in Los Angeles, California.

Career[edit]

In her modeling career Haoud landing European campaigns with Tommy Hilfiger and Replay.

In 2003, Haoud succeeded Naomi Campbell as one of the two new faces for the TIM campaign advertising Italy's leading telecom network. In Fall that year she also performed as the leading character in the new Campari commercial for both Italy and (Germany). In spring 2004 she featured as one of the two models who appeared in the global campaign for Replay. This campaign lasted until Fall 2004.

As an international model, Haoud has appeared on the covers of Harper's Bazaar, Donna, GQ (Gentlemen's Quarterly), Max and Vogue Gioielli.

In between her modeling, Haoud took various acting classes and landed a lead role in the Dutch television series "Hartslag" (a sort of Dutch ER). She also played in two episode of the Dutch television series "Costa", but two different characters.

In the winter of 2003 she landed one of the leading roles in the Dutch independent movie Shouf Shouf Habibi! ("Look Look Baby"). She has also acted in various video clips and television shows. In 2003, Haoud released her own single "In The Name Of Love", a cover (albeit with partially changed lyrics) of Ofra Haza's "Im Nin'alu".

Her first US movie is Five Fingers, in which she plays Ryan Phillippe's fiancée Saadia. Following the wrap of shooting Five Fingers, she moved to Los Angeles in April 2005.

In 2009 Touriya openend her own Public Relations agency in Los Angeles, representing International designers in the US. She continued to manage brands until 2015, until she opened her own fashion and art gallery The Connector LA.

Personal life[edit]

On June 4, 2006, she married American actor Greg Vaughan.[1] The couple has three sons: Jathan James (born May 4, 2007),[2] Cavan Thomas (born January 19, 2010),[3] and Landan Reid (born March 5, 2012).[4] On April 14, 2014, Haoud and Vaughan announced their separation;[5] they later divorced.

Selected filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Other notes
2002 Oesters van Nam Kee Moroccan girl
2004 Shouf Shouf Habibi Leila Bentarek
2004 Drijfzand reporter TV-movie
2004 Floris a Bodyguard
2005 Five Fingers Saadia
2012 Prisoners of the Sun Sarah

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wihlborg, Ulrica (June 4, 2006). "Actor Greg Vaughan Marries". People.
  2. ^ "A son for Greg Vaughan and Touriya Haoud – introducing Jathan James". People. May 10, 2007.
  3. ^ "Greg Vaughan Welcomes Son Cavan Thomas". People. January 19, 2010.
  4. ^ "GH Alum Welcomes Third Child". Soap Opera Digest. March 5, 2012.
  5. ^ Corriston, Michele (April 15, 2014). "Greg Vaughan and Touriya Haoud Separate". People.

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