Kingsley Ben-Adir

by madman on November 9, 2017

Kingsley Ben-Adir – “King Arthur: Legend of the Sword” Los Angeles Premiere – Arrivals – TCL Chinese Theater, Hollywood & Highland, 6925 Hollywood Boulevard – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Photo Credit: David Gabber /

*Moroccan (father)
*English (mother)

Kingsley Ben-Adir is a British actor. He is of Moroccan and English descent.


Petit Biscuit

by Manila on November 3, 2017

Birth Name: Mehdi Benjelloun

Place of Birth: Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France

Date of Birth: 10 November, 1999

*Moroccan (father)
*French (mother)

Petit Biscuit is a French DJ and music producer.

Petit Biscuit’s father, Karim Benjelloun, is a Moroccan immigrant. Petit Biscuit’s mother, Martine (Rousseau), is French.

Petit Biscuit’s maternal grandfather was Louis Rousseau.

Sources: Genealogy of Petit Biscuit (focusing on his mother’s side) –

Obituary of Petit Biscuit’s maternal grandfather, Louis Rousseau –


Saïd Taghmaoui

by madman on February 9, 2017

Place of Birth: Villepinte, Seine-Saint-Denis, France

Date of Birth: July 19, 1973

Ethnicity: Moroccan Berber

Saïd Taghmaoui is a French-American actor and screenwriter. He is the son of Moroccan parents of Berber (Shilha) descent.

Saïd speaks French, Arabic, English, and Italian.

Photo by Denis Makarenko/


Karima Adebibe

by stlucas on January 26, 2017

Place of Birth: Westminster, London, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: c. summer of 1985

Ethnicity: Moroccan Berber, Irish, Greek Cypriot

Karima Adebibe is a Moroccan-British actress and model. She was born in Bethnal Green, London, and brought up between Tangier, Morocco, and London, England. She has a sister, Miriam. Karima is also known under the name Karima McAdams. She speaks fluent English and French.

Her father is said to be a Moroccan Berber. Her mother, Sylvia, is of half Irish and half Greek Cypriot descent.

Karima’s maternal grandfather is John Michaeloudiou.

Karima’s maternal grandmother is Margaret McAdams.

Karima’s mother and maternal grandmother are pictured here.


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Adam Gemili

by wanderer on October 17, 2016

BARCELONA - JULY, 11: Adam Gemili of Great Britain celebrate gol

Birth Name: Adam Ahmed R. Gemili

Place of Birth: Southwark, London, England

Date of Birth: 6 October, 1993

Ethnicity: Iranian, Moroccan

Adam Gemili is a British sprinter. He is of Iranian and Moroccan descent, which he has said is “a very weird background for a sprinter, but it’s working for me”.

Photo by Maxisports/