Daniel Ben Zenou

Daniel Ben Zenou

Overview

Daniel earned his acting chops in theatre in his late teens and 20's. His first TV break came at the age of 23 in the Emmy award winning 'Hiroshima', followed by a guest leads in 'Law and Order', 'Scott and Bailey' and a prominent role alongside Ian Holm in feature film 'Oh Jerusalem'. Daniel has toured Brazil with award winning Brazilian director Gerald Thomas. His work includes a lead role in feature length TV special 'Skins Pure', a guest lead role in two episodes of HBO's hit show 'Strike Back' Season 4 and the role of the Rabbi in the feature film 'Dough.' His more recent credits include playing Lionel Bart in BBC's 'Babs', the feature film 'Entebbe' for Working Title and 'No Offence' (Series 3), as the role of Moss for Channel 4. He is currently shooting the role of Malchus in the 8 part series 'I knew Jesus' for Nutopia. 

Characteristics

  • Height: 5' 8 (173cm)
  • Weight: 10st 2lb (64.4kg)
  • Playing Age: 28 - 36
  • Eye Colour: Hazel
  • Hair Colour: Dark Brown
  • Hair Length: Short
  • Appearance: White, Eastern European, Mediterranean

Film

Entebbe, Raphael Bitton, Working Title Films/Participant Media, (director: Jose Padilha)

Dough, Rabbi (director; John Goldschmidt)

Mother, Man from club, Contra,(director: David Alamouti)

Deep State, Tanoy, Politician, Film and Video Umbrella (director: Karen Mirza and Brad Butler)
Visa, Amir, Sivan Films (director: Avishai Sivan)
Quest for good, John (director: oron cohen)
Oh Jerusalem, Doud, Canal and Samuel Goldwyn Films (director: Ellie Chouraqui)
Harmonica Swing, Josh (director: Amiram Bukowski)
Pablo, Pablo Neruda, Sushi Films (director: Dario Baldi)

Television

I knew Jesus, Malchus, Nutopia (director: Adrian McDowall, Craig Pickles)

No Offence (Series 3), Moss, Channel 4,(director: Catherine Morshead)

Babs, Lionel Bart, BBC1, (director: Dominic Leclerc)

Guilt, PC Patman, Lionsgate (director: various)

Edge of Heaven, Deano, Hartswood Films/ITV (director; John Henderson)

Strikeback, Farhan, Leftbank Pictures (director; Julian Holmes)
Skins , Yaniv, E4/Company Pictures (director: Paul Gay)
Scott and Bailey, Ghokan Yilmaz, ITV1/Red Productions (director: Sarah Pia Anderson)
Law and Order, David Mousa, ITV1 (director: Andy Goddard)
Hiroshima (Emmy Award winning) Captain Jacob Besser, BBC Films (director: Paul Wilmshurst)

Theatre

Gargolios, Curritiba Festival, Brazil, Dan, London Dry Opera (director: Gerald Thomas)
Gargolios, Tour of Brazil, Dan, London Dry Opera (director: Gerald Thomas)
Throats, Dan, London Dry Opera (director: Gerald Thomas)
2008: Stage - Brothers and Sisters, Tobbie , Lakeside Theatre Company (director: Karena Johnson)
You Know What I Mean, Masa , Lakeside Theatre Company (director: Karena Johnson)
Crossing Jerusalem, Sharif, Trycycle Theatre (director: Jack Gold)
Sperm Count, Sperm, Old Red Lion (director: Julia Pascal)
Behind Bars, Stan, Hens and Chickens (director: Alan Fentiman)
The Yiddish Queen Lear, Shneck, The Bridewell (director: Julia Pascal)

Radio

Five Beats to the Bar, Said, BBC Radio 4 (director: Claire Grove)

Recordings

HAPPY FAMILY (Animation), Imhotep,(director: Holger Tappe)

ASSASSIN'S CREED (Video Game), Meketre, Side, (director: Jean Guesdon)

Daniel Ben Zenou
Daniel Ben Zenou
Daniel Ben Zenou