Gad Elmaleh is an actor and Moroccan comedian. His films include idiots game, A luxury deception and coconut.


Born April 28, 1974 in Casablanca (Morocco) and is of Jewish descent. GAD Elmaleh speaks Hebrew, Arabic and French. She then moved to Montreal where he attended the University of Montreal. He specialized in political science. Their sole proprietorships humor are Décalages (1995), L ‘autre c’ est moi (2006), La vie normale and Papa est en haut (2007).


As an actor

Year       Title       Character

2011       The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn                Omar Ben Salaad

2010       The Rafle             Schmuel Weisman

2009       Coco      Coco

2007       Bee Movie: Drôle abeille              Barry B. Benson

2006       Deception of luxury        Jean

2005       The game of idiots           François Pignon

2005       Ole!       Loose Ramon

2003       Chouchou           Chouchou

2002       A+Pollux              Halvard Sanz

2001       The truth about men      Dov Mimran

1998       L’homme est une femme comme les autres        David Applebaum

1996       Hello, cousin!     Allyl

As a writer

Year       Title

2009       Coco

2003       Chouchou

As director

Year       Title

2009       Coco


* Chevalier of the order of Arts and letters France (title granted in 2006) [ 1