Waleed Elgadi | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Cameron Slater

Waleed Elgadi

London, United Kingdom | Los Angeles, USA
Height: 5'9" (175cm)
Weight: 11st. 7lb. (73kg)
Playing Age: 31 - 40 years
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Hair Length: Short
Role Types: Hispanic, Latin American, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Mixed Race

Credits

Waleed Elgadi | Sainou Talent Agency London

Television
Selim, TUTANKHAMUN (Regular), ITV Studios, Peter Webber
Antonio Cuoco, CROSSING LINES, Tandem Communications/NBC, Sue Tully
Saul, KILLING JESUS, Scott Free Productions, Christopher Menaul
Walid Rashid, TYRANT (5 Eps), 20th Century Fox, David Yates/Michael Lehmann/Charlotte Sieling
Sadiq Barghani, BORGEN, DR Fiktion, Mikkel Norgaard
Mustafa, WHISTLEBLOWERS, Carnival Films for ITV, John McKay
SADDAM’S TRIBE, World Productions, Christopher Menaul
Moussa, JUDGE JOHN DEED, BBC TV, Steve Kelly
Ali A, LAST FLIGHT TO KUWAIT, BBC TV, Peter Nicholson
SPOOKS, Kudos for BBC1, Bill Anderson
Queen, COMEDY LAB – CLITHERO, Salt Pictures for C4, Jalal Hartly/Daniel Roberts
Abu-Fadi, DAYS THAT SHOOK THE WORLD-BLACK SEPTEMBER, BBC TV, Paul Overton
Jallal Hussain, MURDER PREVENTION, World Productions, Julian Simpson

Film
Sayed, A HOLOGRAM FOR THE KING, X Filme Creative Pool/Playtone, Tom Tykwer
Khalid, FOUR LIONS , Film4/Warp Films, Chris Morris
Jamil, THE RESPONSE, Crinckle Cut Motion Pictures, Adrin Neatrour
Abu Abbasi , DIRTY WAR, BBC Films/HBO, Daniel Percival
Sami Altariq, BROTHERS, Zentroppa Films/Sigma Films, Suzanne Bier
Hayder, TO THE MARRIAGE OF TRUE MINDS, Motion Group Pictures, Andrew Steggall
Samir, UNTO THIS LAST, NFTS, Laura Schroeder
Djamel, DJAMEL’S EYES, Magic Fox Productions, David Casals-Roma
Mohammed, ACCIDENT, Breakthru Films, James Leech
Rasheed, SMOKE (WORKSHOP), LFA-Film, Peter Capaldi/Rick Stroud

Stage
Alexas, ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, Royal Shakespeare Company, Iqbal Khal
Soothsayer, JULIAS CAESAR, Royal Shakespeare Company, Angus Jackson
Sergestus, DIDO QUEEN OF CARTHAGE, Royal Shakespeare Company, Kimberley Sykes
LOVE (Workshop), National Theatre Studio, Alexander Zeldin
Yusuf Khalil, CROSSING JERUSALEM, Park Theatre, Julia Pascal
Hamed, RIGHTS OF PASSAGE (READING), Artemis Theatre, Clare Summerskill
Oberon/Thesues & Quince, MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM, Tooting Arts Club, Bill Buckhurst
Jaffar/Ben Hidi, THE BATTLE OF ALGIERS, Secret Cinema/Old Vic Tunnels, Garrett Moore
Arvind, INVASION!, Tooting Arts Club, Jamie Harper
Barra, THERE IS A FIELD (READING), Tricycle Theatre, Khalid Laith
Sherif Ali, LAWRENCE OF ARABIA, Secret Cinema/Future Shorts, Andrew Dawson
Atif, FACTS ON THE GROUND (READING), Live Theatre, Steve Gilroy
Colonel Alessandro Romano, BROKEN STONES (READING), Birmingham Rep , Caroline Jester
Yasser Mansour, YASSER – THE ONE MAN SHOW, Arcola, Dutch NT, Chopain Theatre, Chicago, Teunkie Van Der Sluijs
Dodi Al-Fayed, UNTITLED MOHAMED AL-FAYED PROJECT, National Theatre Studio, Jon Hough/David Woods
Cem, RESPECT (READING), Birmingham Rep , John Retallack
Yusuf, MOONWALKING, Oran Mor Glasgow, Jemima Levick
Yasser Mansour, YASSER – THE ONE MAN SHOW, Assembly Rooms Edinburgh, Teunkie Van Der Sluijs
Jemal, THE CONTAINER (SCOTSMAN FRINGE FIRST WINNER), Nimble Fish, Tom Wright/Elgiva Field
Ali, THE TIME OF THE TORTOISE, Theatre 503, Elgiva Field
Amir, TANGIER TATOO, Glyndebourne Opera , Steven Langridge
Damien Day, ONEFOURSEVEN, Hammersmith Lyric Theatre, Andre Pink
Khalid, FLOWERS FROM TUNISIA, Theatre Clwyd, Chris Morgan
Trevor McCleoud, LATERS , Tristan Bates Theatre, Rikki Beadle-Blair
DJ Marky, RELEASE THE BEAT, THE MUSICAL, Arcola Theatre, Mehmet Urgen

Radio
Idris/Youssif/Intel Man, MY SON THE DOCTOR, BBC Radio 4, Jonquil Painting
Various, ARABIAN NIGHTS, BBC Radio 4, Boz Temple-Morris
Yasser, OUR SEA, BBC Radio 4, Stephen Wright
Arif/ Various, ROAD TO BANI WALID, BBC , Jonquil Panting
Garabed Bedrosian, THE LIGHT OF DARKNESS, BBC Radio 4, Judith Kampfner
Ajib, A DISH OF POMEGRANTES, BBC Radio 4, Mary Peate
Kouroush, FROM FACT TO FICTION:COUNTING, BBC Radio 4, Janquil Panting
Emad, AL AMWAJ (THE WAVES), BBC Radio 4, Marion Nancarrow
Narrator, IF SHE COMES, BBC Radio 4, Mark Whitaker

Skills

Accents & Dialects * = native

American-Standard, American-West Coast, Arab*, Cockney, Indian, Italian, Liverpool, London, RP*

Languages * = mother tongue

Arabic*, English*

Music & Dance * = highly skilled

Ballad, Ballroom Dancing, Cabaret Singing, High Baritone, Jive, Latin American, Merengue, Polka, Rock Singing, Salsa Dancing, Vocal Range: Bottom E to Top B flat

Performance

Actor-Singer, BADC-Level 1-Rapier, Dagger, Small Sword, Unarmed, Childrens Theatre, Comedy, Compere, Corporate Roleplay, Forum Theatre, Green Screen/Chroma Key, Physical Theatre, Poetry Reading, Role Play, Theatre In Education, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe

Sports

Football, Rugby, Swimming

Vehicle Licences

Car Driving Licence

Other Skills

Devising, Director, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Interpreter, IT Literate, Painting, Translating, Writer

Other Skills

Waleed Elgadi | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Cameron Slater

Waleed Elgadi

London, United Kingdom | Los Angeles, USA


Overview

Sudanese born actor Waleed Elgadi has worked extensively across Film, Television and Theatre both in the UK and internationally.

Recent television work includes Crossing Lines for NBC, Tyrant for Fox, the Ridley Scott produced Killing Jesus and popular political drama Borgen.

In film, he has recently shot A Hologram for the King for Tom Tykwer alongside Tom Hanks. He can also be seen in Film4 comedy Four Lions, Dirty War for BBC/HBO and Brothers.

Waleed Elgadi | Sainou Talent Agency London

Television
Selim, TUTANKHAMUN (Regular), ITV Studios, Peter Webber
Antonio Cuoco, CROSSING LINES, Tandem Communications/NBC, Sue Tully
Saul, KILLING JESUS, Scott Free Productions, Christopher Menaul
Walid Rashid, TYRANT (5 Eps), 20th Century Fox, David Yates/Michael Lehmann/Charlotte Sieling
Sadiq Barghani, BORGEN, DR Fiktion, Mikkel Norgaard
Mustafa, WHISTLEBLOWERS, Carnival Films for ITV, John McKay
SADDAM’S TRIBE, World Productions, Christopher Menaul
Moussa, JUDGE JOHN DEED, BBC TV, Steve Kelly
Ali A, LAST FLIGHT TO KUWAIT, BBC TV, Peter Nicholson
SPOOKS, Kudos for BBC1, Bill Anderson
Queen, COMEDY LAB – CLITHERO, Salt Pictures for C4, Jalal Hartly/Daniel Roberts
Abu-Fadi, DAYS THAT SHOOK THE WORLD-BLACK SEPTEMBER, BBC TV, Paul Overton
Jallal Hussain, MURDER PREVENTION, World Productions, Julian Simpson

Film
Sayed, A HOLOGRAM FOR THE KING, X Filme Creative Pool/Playtone, Tom Tykwer
Khalid, FOUR LIONS , Film4/Warp Films, Chris Morris
Jamil, THE RESPONSE, Crinckle Cut Motion Pictures, Adrin Neatrour
Abu Abbasi , DIRTY WAR, BBC Films/HBO, Daniel Percival
Sami Altariq, BROTHERS, Zentroppa Films/Sigma Films, Suzanne Bier
Hayder, TO THE MARRIAGE OF TRUE MINDS, Motion Group Pictures, Andrew Steggall
Samir, UNTO THIS LAST, NFTS, Laura Schroeder
Djamel, DJAMEL’S EYES, Magic Fox Productions, David Casals-Roma
Mohammed, ACCIDENT, Breakthru Films, James Leech
Rasheed, SMOKE (WORKSHOP), LFA-Film, Peter Capaldi/Rick Stroud

Stage
Alexas, ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, Royal Shakespeare Company, Iqbal Khal
Soothsayer, JULIAS CAESAR, Royal Shakespeare Company, Angus Jackson
Sergestus, DIDO QUEEN OF CARTHAGE, Royal Shakespeare Company, Kimberley Sykes
LOVE (Workshop), National Theatre Studio, Alexander Zeldin
Yusuf Khalil, CROSSING JERUSALEM, Park Theatre, Julia Pascal
Hamed, RIGHTS OF PASSAGE (READING), Artemis Theatre, Clare Summerskill
Oberon/Thesues & Quince, MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM, Tooting Arts Club, Bill Buckhurst
Jaffar/Ben Hidi, THE BATTLE OF ALGIERS, Secret Cinema/Old Vic Tunnels, Garrett Moore
Arvind, INVASION!, Tooting Arts Club, Jamie Harper
Barra, THERE IS A FIELD (READING), Tricycle Theatre, Khalid Laith
Sherif Ali, LAWRENCE OF ARABIA, Secret Cinema/Future Shorts, Andrew Dawson
Atif, FACTS ON THE GROUND (READING), Live Theatre, Steve Gilroy
Colonel Alessandro Romano, BROKEN STONES (READING), Birmingham Rep , Caroline Jester
Yasser Mansour, YASSER – THE ONE MAN SHOW, Arcola, Dutch NT, Chopain Theatre, Chicago, Teunkie Van Der Sluijs
Dodi Al-Fayed, UNTITLED MOHAMED AL-FAYED PROJECT, National Theatre Studio, Jon Hough/David Woods
Cem, RESPECT (READING), Birmingham Rep , John Retallack
Yusuf, MOONWALKING, Oran Mor Glasgow, Jemima Levick
Yasser Mansour, YASSER – THE ONE MAN SHOW, Assembly Rooms Edinburgh, Teunkie Van Der Sluijs
Jemal, THE CONTAINER (SCOTSMAN FRINGE FIRST WINNER), Nimble Fish, Tom Wright/Elgiva Field
Ali, THE TIME OF THE TORTOISE, Theatre 503, Elgiva Field
Amir, TANGIER TATOO, Glyndebourne Opera , Steven Langridge
Damien Day, ONEFOURSEVEN, Hammersmith Lyric Theatre, Andre Pink
Khalid, FLOWERS FROM TUNISIA, Theatre Clwyd, Chris Morgan
Trevor McCleoud, LATERS , Tristan Bates Theatre, Rikki Beadle-Blair
DJ Marky, RELEASE THE BEAT, THE MUSICAL, Arcola Theatre, Mehmet Urgen

Radio
Idris/Youssif/Intel Man, MY SON THE DOCTOR, BBC Radio 4, Jonquil Painting
Various, ARABIAN NIGHTS, BBC Radio 4, Boz Temple-Morris
Yasser, OUR SEA, BBC Radio 4, Stephen Wright
Arif/ Various, ROAD TO BANI WALID, BBC , Jonquil Panting
Garabed Bedrosian, THE LIGHT OF DARKNESS, BBC Radio 4, Judith Kampfner
Ajib, A DISH OF POMEGRANTES, BBC Radio 4, Mary Peate
Kouroush, FROM FACT TO FICTION:COUNTING, BBC Radio 4, Janquil Panting
Emad, AL AMWAJ (THE WAVES), BBC Radio 4, Marion Nancarrow
Narrator, IF SHE COMES, BBC Radio 4, Mark Whitaker

About

Co-rep: Jed Root Management (LA)

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Characteristics
Height: 5'9" (175cm)
Weight: 11st. 7lb. (73kg)
Playing Age: 31 - 40 years
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Hair Length: Short
Role Types: Hispanic, Latin American, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Mixed Race
Skills
Accents & Dialects
* = native
American-Standard, American-West Coast, Arab*, Cockney, Indian, Italian, Liverpool, London, RP*
Languages
* = mother tongue
Arabic*, English*
Music & Dance
* = highly skilled
Ballad, Ballroom Dancing, Cabaret Singing, High Baritone, Jive, Latin American, Merengue, Polka, Rock Singing, Salsa Dancing, Vocal Range: Bottom E to Top B flat
Performance Actor-Singer, BADC-Level 1-Rapier, Dagger, Small Sword, Unarmed, Childrens Theatre, Comedy, Compere, Corporate Roleplay, Forum Theatre, Green Screen/Chroma Key, Physical Theatre, Poetry Reading, Role Play, Theatre In Education, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
Sports Football, Rugby, Swimming
Vehicle Licences Car Driving Licence
Other Skills Devising, Director, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Interpreter, IT Literate, Painting, Translating, Writer