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Leïla Bekhti

Leïla Bekhti (born 6 March 1984) is a French film and television actress of Algerian descent. She is best known for her roles in Sheitan, Tout ce qui brille and Paris, je t'aime. Bekhti was born in Issy-les-Moulineaux to an Algerian family from Sidi Bel-Abbes. She is the youngest of three children.She went to a theater school in Paris (18e) before entering the program of Stéphane Gildas in Tolbiac, then the program of Bérengère Basty at the Art’aire studio. To live and pay for her acting studies, she worked odd jobs (clothes, telemarketing).In 2005, her friends convinced her to go to the casting of Sheitan, where she was selected for the role of Yasmin, a young beurette. Released on 1 February 2006, Sheitan spent thirteen weeks in theaters, selling around 300,000 tickets.That same year, she acted opposite Smaïn in Alain Tasma's telefilm Harkis. The film told the story of an Algerian family who suffers persecution from French forces, despite having fought on their side in the Algerian War. Bekhti was interested in the film's subject as several members of her family, including her grandfather, fought in the ranks of the FLN.

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Mar 6, 1984 In Issy-les-Moulineaux
Movie/TV Credits:
Première apparrition :
In the movie Sheitan 2006-02-01
Dernier projet:
Film Le Grand Bain 2018-10-24
Connu pour
Poster of Jour Polaire
Poster of Le Cose Che Restano
Poster of Les tricheurs
Poster of Paris, je t'aime
Film Opération Beyrouth Nicole 2018-04-11
Film Le Grand Bain Amanda 2018-10-24
Series Jour Polaire Kahina Zadi 2016-11-28
Film Nous trois ou rien Fereshteh 2015-11-04
Film L'Astragale Albertine 2015-04-08
Film Le Débarquement 2 2014-01-05
Film Maintenant ou jamais Juliette Lesage 2014-08-23
Film Avant l'hiver Lou 2013-11-26
Film Une vie meilleure Nadia 2012-01-03
Film Mains armées Maya Dervin 2012-07-11
Film Nous York Samia 2012-11-06
Film Itinéraire Bis Nora 2011-08-03
Film Toi, moi, les autres... Leïla 2011-02-22
Series Bref Leïla Bekhti 2011-08-29
Film La source des femmes Leila 2011-11-02
Film Conte de la frustration Safia 2010-08-08
Film Tout ce qui brille Lila 2010-03-24
Film Fracture Zora 2010-11-29
Series Le Cose Che Restano Alina 2010-12-13
Film Il reste du jambon ? Anissa 2010-10-27
Film Le choix de Myriam Myriam 2009-05-09
Film Un prophète Djamila 2009-08-26
Film Choisir d'aimer Sarah 2008-01-23
Film Des poupées et des anges Lya 2008-06-25
Film Harkis Leila 2008-03-20
Film Ali Baba et les 40 Voleurs Morgiane 2007-11-10
Film Sheitan Yasmine 2006-02-01
Film Paris, je t'aime Zarka (Quais de Seine) 2006-05-16
Series Les tricheurs Vally Devailly 2006-10-11
Film Mauvaise foi Mounia 2006-12-06