Alon Aboutboul

Alon Aboutboul

Highest Rated: 100% Noodle (2007)

Lowest Rated: 0% The Order (2001)

Birthday: May 28, 1965

Birthplace: Kiryat Ata, Israel

Alon Aboutboul was an Israeli character actor who became a recognizable face both at home and abroad. Born on May 28, 1965 in Kiryat Ata, Israel, Aboutboul was raised Jewish, though his family hailed from Egypt and Algeria. In 1983, Aboutboul graduated from the Thelma Yellin High School of Arts in Givatayim, and quickly landed his first film role in "Hapnimiyah" (1983). Aboutboul's first big role came with a leading role in the popular Israeli film "Shtei Etzbaot Mi'Tzidon (Two Fingers From Sidon)" (1986), for which he won the Best Actor prize at the Jerusalem Film Festival. The next year Aboutboul appeared in his first big American production, "Rambo III" (1987). Aboutboul once again won Best Actor at the Jerusalem Film Festival for his performance in "Ehad Mishelanu (One of Us)" (1989). The '90s saw Aboutboul relegated to mostly appearing in low-budget action films. In the 2000s, however, his luck began to change, first with a small role in Steven Spielberg's terrorist thriller "Munich" (2005), then in Ridley Scott's globetrotting espionage film "Body of Lies" (2008), alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe. In 2010 Aboutboul started getting regular work on American TV, appearing in "NCIS" (CBS, 2003-), "Fringe" (FOX, 2008-2013), "The Mentalist" (CBS, 2008-2013), and "Castle" (ABC, 2009-2016) in just that year alone. In 2012, Aboutboul played Dr. Leonid Pavel for Christopher Nolan's final Batman film, "The Dark Knight Rises" (2012), while also appearing on "Burn Notice" (USA Network, 2007-2013) and "Homeland" (Showtime, 2011-). Aboutboul was next seen by American audiences as a terrorist mastermind in the Gerard Butler action flick "London Has Fallen" (2016).

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Forgiveness Unknown (Character) - 2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet King Bibi Narrator - 2018
82% 56% Beirut Roni Niv (Character) $5M 2018
No Score Yet 58% Boyka: Undisputed Zourab (Character) - 2017
No Score Yet No Score Yet Harmonia Abraham (Character) - 2016
28% 51% London Has Fallen Barkawi (Character) $62.5M 2016
31% 44% Septembers of Shiraz Mohsen (Character) - 2015
38% 71% Is That You? Ronnie (Character) - 2014
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Place in Heaven Unknown (Character) - 2013
55% 62% Body of Lies Al-Saleem (Character) $39.4M 2008
No Score Yet No Score Yet 7 Days Itamar (Character) - 2008
No Score Yet No Score Yet Out of the Blue Shabtai (Character) - 2008
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wild Dogs Unknown (Character) - 2007
100% 90% Noodle Izzy Sason (Character) - 2007
85% 72% Beaufort Kimchy (Character) $101.3K 2007
61% 82% Nina's Tragedies Avinoam (Character) $238.5K 2004
0% 28% The Order Avram (Character) - 2001
No Score Yet No Score Yet Passover Fever Nethanel (Character) - 1996
No Score Yet No Score Yet Marco Polo: The Missing Chapter Aris (Character) - 1996
No Score Yet No Score Yet Heritage Unknown (Character) - 1993
No Score Yet 9% Killing Streets Abdel (Character) - 1991
No Score Yet No Score Yet Photo Roman Unknown (Character) - 1988
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bar 51 Aranjuez (Character) - 1986
No Score Yet No Score Yet Prom Queen Unknown (Character) - 1986

TV

Credit
No Score Yet 73% Hawaii Five-0 Zev Shaham (Guest Star) 2020
81% 91% Snowfall Avi Drexler (Character) 2018-2019
No Score Yet 78% Madam Secretary Mohammad Nabi (Guest Star) 2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet Twin Peaks: The Return Head Mover (Guest Star) 2017
91% 89% The Leftovers Viktor (Guest Star) 2015
28% 66% State of Affairs Unknown (Guest Star) 2014
41% 60% Low Winter Sun Unknown (Character) 2013
No Score Yet 77% NCIS: Los Angeles Unknown (Guest Star) 2012-2013
88% 95% Burn Notice Jabbar Hamady (Guest Star) 2012
78% 93% Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Lou Pappas (Guest Star) 2012
81% 86% Castle Unknown (Guest Star) 2011
90% 82% Fringe Dr. Armand Silva (Guest Star) 2011
No Score Yet 86% The Mentalist Unknown (Guest Star) 2010
No Score Yet 86% Navy NCIS Prince Omar Ibn Alwaan (Guest Star) 2010

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