From Blockbusters to the primetime small screen, Hakeem Kae-Kazim has made his impact in the world of entertainment and has worked alongside many industry greats. This talented actor gained international notoriety for his wonderful portrayal of George Rutugunda in the Oscar-nominated film Hotel Rwanda.
Enjoying playing feisty and exciting characters, Hakeem’s list of impressive credits include Pirates of the Caribbean III, Lost, Cane with Jimmy Smits, Law & Order: SVU with Mariska Hargitay, The Triangle with Sam Neill, The Librarian with Gabrielle Anwar, X-Men Origins: Wolverine with Hugh Jackman, The 4th Kind alongside Milla Jovovich and Darfur with Billy Zane.
Hakeem is often recognised for his recurring role as Colonel Dubaku, through which he wowed audiences with his stunning performance in 24’s’ Season 7, and in the prequel movie "Redemption". Hakeem both produced and starred in "Black November' with Mickey Rourke and Kim Basinger, as well as the award winning film "Man on Ground" and 'Last Flight to Abuja".
Recently, Hakeem starred as Samson, in the acclaimed mini-series "Roots" and his upcoming work looks to be just as exciting. This popular actor is about to play Amhale in "24 Hours to Live" opposite Ethan Hawke, Krogan in the Disney Channel’s hit series How to Train Your Dragon, Zeus in the upcoming new BBC/Netflix TV drama Troy; Fall of a City and Dr Chris Moanda in the new South African feature Bypass - and breath!
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