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List of famous film actors and actresses from Morocco, listed by their popularity with photos when available. Morocco has given birth to some great movie actors and actresses over the years, many of who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These are some of the best Moroccan screen actors in the history of the world, so if you're a native of Morocco and an aspiring actor/actress then these are people you should look up to.

Examples include Mohammed Chaara and Stephane Nicoli.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Moroccan actors?" and "Which movies stars are from Morocco?"

You can click on the names of these legendary movie stars of Morocco in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Moroccan film actors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.
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Jean Reno is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Mission: Impossible, Hotel Rwanda, Léon: The Professional
Juan Moreno y Herrera-Jiménez, known as Jean Reno, is a French actor. Working in French, English, Japanese, Spanish, and Italian, he has appeared in numerous successful films such as ...more
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Mayssa Maghrebi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Mayssa Maghrebi Tarab fashion, A'karb Alsa'ah
Mayssa Maghrebi is an actress.
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Gad Elmaleh is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Midnight in Paris, The Dictator, Jack and Jill
Gad Elmaleh is a Moroccan Sephardic Jewish stand-up comedian and actor who lives and works in France. He has starred in several feature films, including Coco, Hors de prix, La Doublure and ...more
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Gérard Darmon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra, Betty Blue, Diva
Gérard Darmon is a French movie actor and singer. He is the second husband of Mathilda May. He has three children: Virginie and the last two by Mathilda May, daughter Sarah and son Jules. ...more
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Jamel Debbouze is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Amélie, She Hate Me, Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra
Jamel Debbouze is a French and Moroccan actor, comedian, and producer.
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Omar Berdouni is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Captain Phillips, United 93, Green Zone
Omar Berdouni is a Moroccan actor. After attending the American School of Tangier, he moved to London and graduated from the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art in 2003. He has starred in a ...more
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Ze'ev Revach is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
The Quest, Delta Force One: The Lost Patrol, Charlie Ve'hetzi
Ze'ev Revach is an Israeli comedian, movie actor, and director. He is a star of the Israeli movie genre known as bourekas films.
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Macha Méril is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Deep Red, Beauty of the Day, Vagabond
Macha Méril is a French actress and writer. Méril is descended by her father from the Russian princely house Gagarin and by her mother from a Ukrainian noble family. She appeared ...more
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Anna Maria Monticelli is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Nomads, Heatwave, My First Wife
Anna Maria Monticelli is an Actress.
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Amidou is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Spy Game, Ronin, Sorcerer
Amidou was an actor.
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Jacques Denis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Chocolat, The Clockmaker, Jonas qui aura 25 ans en l'an 2000
Jacques Denis is an actor.
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Aharon Ipalé is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
The Mummy, Charlie Wilson's War, The Mummy Returns
Aharon Ipalé is an actor.
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Michel Qissi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Kickboxer, Lionheart, Kickboxer 2
Michel Qissi is a Moroccan-Belgian actor, perhaps best known for his role as Tong Po in the 1989 martial arts film Kickboxer.
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Morjana El Alaoui is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Martyrs, Special Forces, Marock
Morjana Alaoui is a Moroccan/American actress. She is famous for her roles in Marock and Martyrs. She emigrated to the United States. She is Laïla Marrakchi's cousin. She was born in
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Bérangère Bonvoisin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Good Morning, Babylon, Hôtel du Paradis
Bérangère Bonvoisin is an actor.
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Philippe Clair is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
The Upper Hand, Par où t'es rentré ? On t'a pas vu sortir, The Fuhrer Runs Amok
Philippe Clair is an actor, film director and screenwriter.
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Mimoun Oaïssa is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
The Devil's Double, Schnitzel Paradise, The New World
Mimoun Oaïssa is a Moroccan-Dutch actor and screenwriter. He graduated from Amsterdam Theatre School in 1999 and followed acting lessons abroad. He was a stage actor from 1998 till 2001 and ...more
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Cut Killer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Arthur and the Invisibles, 9 - Un chiffre, un homme
Anouar Hajoui better known as DJ Cut Killer or just Cut Killer is a renowned French DJ of Moroccan origin with a versatile repertoire of hip hop and rap. He enjoys international fame and mixed ...more
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Mohamed Majd is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Syriana, Hanna, Incendies
Mohamed Majd was an actor.
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Arié Elmaleh is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Persepolis, Jusqu'à toi, Thelma
Arié Elmaleh is an actor.
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Nathalie Delon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Le Samouraï, The Romantic Englishwoman, Bluebeard
Nathalie Delon, is a French model and actress, former wife of Alain Delon and mother of Anthony Delon. During the 1960s Nathalie was reputedly one of the most beautiful women in the world and ...more
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Driss Roukhe is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Driss Roukhe Babel, Syriana, Green Zone
Driss Roukhe is a Moroccan actor.
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Ahmed Boulane is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
Hideous Kinky, Whatever Lola Wants
Ahmed Boulane is an actor, film producer, director, casting director and screenwriter.
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Doghmi Larbi is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
The Black Stallion, The Man Who Would Be King, The Black Stallion Returns
Doghmi Larbi is an actor.
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Gabriella Licudi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Popular Film Actors from Morocco
The Liquidator, The Jokers, Herostratus
Gabriella Licudi is a Moroccan-born British former actress. Born in Casablanca while her father, a Greek naval engineer, was stationed there, Gabriella Licudi was educated in England, France and ...more