Reda Kateb

Reda Kateb

Born (1977-07-27) 27 July 1977
Ivry-sur-Seine, France
Nationality French
Occupation Actor, Film director, Screenwriter
Years active 2003–present

Reda Kateb (Arabic: رضا كاتب; born 27 July 1977) is a French actor.

Life and career

Kateb was born in Ivry-sur-Seine, France, to an Algerian actor, Malek-Eddine Kateb, and a French nurse of Czech and Italian origin.[1] He is a grandnephew of the Algerian writer Kateb Yacine. He grew up in Ivry-sur-Seine, in the Paris region, where he lived until 2011 before moving to Montreuil.

His short film Pitchoune was presented in the Directors' Fortnight section at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.[2]


As actor



As film director/screenwriter

Awards and nominations

Year Nominated work Award Category Result
2015 Hippocrate 40th César Awards Best Supporting Actor Won
Prix Patrick Dewaere Won

See also


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