Karim Belkhadra was born on December 4, 1963 in Aubervilliers in France. He started his acting career with a theater troupe ABC led by Catherine Boscowitz, with which he made several appearances. He also participated in improvisation games between France and Canada. Afterwards he took a drama class with Zillah Chelton. He began his career alongside such actors as Vincent Cassel, Hubert and Saïd Taghmaoui Koundé in Mathieu Kassovitz's “La Haine” (1995). Still under the direction of Mathieu Kassovitz he appeared in “Assassins” (1997) and “Les Rivières Pourpres” (2000) with Jean Reno and Vincent Cassel. He has starred in” Il était une fois dans l'Oued” (2005) and “Neuilly Beur” and “: Neuilly sa mère!” by Djamel Bensalah with Julien Courbey and also in “Beur sur la ville” with Mahmoud Zemmouri. On television he played Sid in “Virgil de Mabrouk El Mechri” alongside De Jalil Lespert, Jean Pierre Cassel, Lea Drucker and especially in “JCVD” where he played a bank robber and a fan of Jean Claude Vandamme. Karim. In 2006 he appeared as the Indian Chief in the French children’s western “Big City”.
BELKHADRA, Karim [12/4/1963, Aubervilliers, Île-de-France, France - ] – stage, TV actor.
Big City - 2006 (Indian Chief)