Mahmoud Kabil

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Alexandria, Egypt
Mahmoud Kabil was born on May 19th, 1946, in Alexandria, Egypt. He became involved in acting when one of Egypt's most famous directors asked him to be the lead in a film he was working on. Having no prior acting experience, Mahmoud opted instead to join the Egyptian Military at age 17. He served from 1964 until 1973 and fought in the Six-Day War, the War of Attrition, and the Yom Kippur War.

After the military Mahmoud pursued acting, appearing in quite a few movies in the 1970s. Read more...