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Lubna Azabal

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lubna Azabal is a Belgian actress, born in Brussels to a Moroccan father and a Spanish mother. After studing at the Conservatoire royal of Brussels, she began a theatrical career in Belgium. In 1997, she took her first film role when Belgian film-maker Vincent Lannoo chose her to act beside Olivier Gourmet in his short film J'adore le cinéma. She performs in both French and Arabic films. She was raised trilingual (French, Spanish and Berber). She also speaks fluent English and Arabic. Her most widely known role is in the 2005 Golden Globe-winning Palestinian political thriller, Paradise Now. She can also be spotted in a smaller role in Ridley Scott's recent film Body of Lies. Azabal won the Black Pearl Award 2010 (Abu Dhabi Film Festival) for Best Actress for her role in the film Incendies. She also won the Genie Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role at the 31st Genie Awards. Description above from the Wikipedia article Lubna Azabal, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jan 17, 1973 In Brussels, Belgium
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Tout Le Monde Descend
Latest Project:
Movie Mary Magdalene 2018-03-15
Known For
Poster of The Marchers
Poster of Coriolanus
Poster of Incendies
Poster of Aram
Movie Tout Le Monde Descend 2019
Movie Mary Magdalene 2018-03-15
Movie Ustica: The Missing Paper Valja 2016-03-31
Movie Grain Beatrice 2015-01-01
Series The Honourable Woman Atika Halibi 2014-07-03
Movie Goodbye Morocco Dounia 2013-02-13
Movie The Marchers Kheira 2013-11-27
Movie Rock the Casbah Kenza 2013-09-11
Movie Here Gadarine Nazarian 2011-01-21
Movie Free Men Warba Shlimane alias Leila 2011-09-28
Movie Coriolanus First Citizen (Tamora) 2011-02-14
Movie Comme les 5 doigts de la main Amel Zeroual 2010-04-28
Movie Incendies Nawal 2010-09-04
Movie Occupation Aliya Nabil 2009-06-15
Series Occupation Aliya Nabil 2009-06-16
Movie Bajo el mismo cielo Fathia 2009-06-25
Movie Body of Lies Aisha's Sister Cala 2008-10-10
Movie Strangers Rana Sweid 2007-06-06
Movie 24 Bars Helly 2007-12-05
Movie Paradise Now Suha 2005-02-14
Movie Viva Algeria Goucem 2004-01-01
Movie Exiles Naima 2004-05-19
Movie 25 Degrees in Winter Loubna 2004-07-21
Movie Changing Times Nadia 2004-01-01
Movie Aram Méliné 2002-11-27
Movie Almost Peaceful Jacqueline 2002-12-18
Movie Far Away Sarah 2001-08-29