Saïd Taghmaoui is a French-American actor. He started his career in the mid-1990s in France. He was first noticed for his performance in the French movie La Haine. His work here earned him César Award nomination for Most Promising Actor. He went on to act in the Italian film The Garden of Eden and in the movie Hideous Kinky co-starring Kate Winslet. His first role in a Hollywood film was in 1999’s Three Kings. In the 2000s, he had roles in the movies Spartan, Hidalgo, I Heart Huckabees, Vantage Point, and G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra. In the 2010s, he had supporting roles in Conan the Barbarian and American Hustle. He recently played Sameer in 2017’s Wonder Woman.