Hubert Kounde

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Birthday
30, 1970
Birthplace
France
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
30, 1970 (age 49)
Birthplace
France

About

French actor and director who made a name for himself with roles in French films like 1995's La Haine. He reached a new level of international fame when he was cast as Dr. Arnold Bluhm in the Oscar-winning 2005 film The Constant Gardener.

Before Fame

He grew up living between Ouidah and Cotonou. He began his screen acting career in 1992, when he appeared on the show Nestor Burma and in the film Dien Bien Phu.

Trivia

He coined the word "parkour" to describe the training discipline revolutionized by his friend David Belle.

Family Life

He was raised primarily by his grandparents.

Associated With

He starred opposite Ralph Fiennes in The Constant Gardener.

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