Khalid Abdalla is a British born Egyptian actor, producer and filmmaker. Credits as an actor include Paul Greengrass’ Oscar nominated United 93, Marc Foster’s The Kite Runner and Green Zone, which reunited him with Paul Greengrass and in which he starred opposite Matt Damon. Khalid recently appeared in the Academy Award nominated documentary The Square.
He is the co-founder of Zero Production, Mosireen and Cimateque in Cairo, Egypt, working respectively on independent film production, alternative citizen based media, and film education and screening. He is a fellow of the Serpentine Gallery’s Edgware Road Project, and on the board of the UK National Student Drama Festival and no.w.here, an artist run organization combining film production with critical dialogue about image making. He lives and works in Cairo and London.