Kad Merad Biography; Net Worth, Awards, Height, Wife, Movies And TV Shows

Kad Merad is a French-Algerian filmmaker, screenwriter, film director and actor who’s known for his prolific acting skills on stage and on screen.

Kad Merad was born  in Siddi Bel Abbes, Algeria, on 27th March 1964 to a French mother and an Algerian father.

Kad Merad paled drums and sang with rock bands during his youthful days and in 1990, had his big break when he was hired by Oui FM, a Paris rock station and had the opportunity to meet Olivier Baroux and together, formed the duet Kad & Oliver. Together, they started their own show, Rock’n Roll Circus and its success led them to meet Jean-Luc Delarue who ensured that their act found its way onto TV.

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Kad Merad TV Shows

In 1999, Kad Merad and Olivier Baroux began appearing on the Satellite TV Channel, Comedie + on their own show, dubbed La Grosse Emission.

Kad Merad Net Worth

Kad Merad has a net worth of $190 million. Between December 2019 and December 2020, Kad Merad earned $50 million.

Kad Merad owes his fortune to smart stock investments, substantial property holdings, as well as lucrative endorsement deals with CoverGirl cosmetics.

Kad Merad also owns; (the “Fat Merad Burger” chain) in Paris, a Football Team (the “Sidi-bel-Abbès Angels”), his own brand of Vodka (Pure Wondermerad – France), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Kad) and a fashion line called “Kad Merad Seduction”.

Kad Merad Height

Kad Merad’s height is 1.83 m.

Kad Merad Wife

Kad Merad’s wife is Emmanuelle Cosso and they got married in 2012. Together, they have a child, called Kalil Merad.

Kad Merad Movies

Year Title Role
1991 Tribunal Ahmed Ben Mabrouk
1992 La Cavale des fous A cop
1992-96 Rock’n Roll Circus Host
1995 Dialogue au sommet Igor
1996 Jour de chance au bâtiment C
1998 Les trente dernières minutes Darius Perrini
1999 Jeu de vilains Monsieur Tosca
Blague à part Maxwell
1999-2001 La Grosse émission Host
2001 La stratégie de l’échec Mr. Golden
La grande vie ! The biker
Faute de grive The man
Un gars, une fille The guy
La cape et l’épée Yaziz
Camera Cafe Various
2002 Les tombales Gustave
Visite guidée Gérard Lanza
2003 The Car Keys Himself
Mais Qui a tue Pamela Rose? Richard Bullit
Rien que du Bonheur Pierre
Le pharmacien de garde The jurist
La beuze The artistic director
Bloody Christmas The man
Samedi soir en direct Various
Brother Bear Tuke
Soyez prudents…
2004 The Chorus Chabert
Les Dalton The Mexican
Monde extérieur Bertrand
2005 Iznogoud Ouzmoutousouloubouloubombê
Propriété commune Martin
Toilet Zone Various
2006 Don’t Worry, I’m Fine Paul Tellier
Beyond The Ocean Tango’s uncle
Un Ticket pour l’espace Cardoux
Essaye-moi Vincent
J’invente rien Paul Thalman
Les irréductibles Gérard Mathieu
Star Trek… ou Presque
Brother Bear 2 Tuke
Happy Feet Ramón
2007 Could This Be Love? Rachid
3 amis Baptiste ‘Titi’ Capla
Pur week-end Frédéric ‘Fred’ Alvaro
La tête de maman Jacques Charlot
Ce soir, je dors chez toi Jacques
2008 Bienvenue chez les Ch’tis Philippe Abrams
Paris 36 Jacky
Modern Love Olivier
Mes stars et moi Robert Pelage
2009 Little Nicholas Nicolas’s father
Safari Richard Dacier
R.T.T. Arthur Lepage
2010 22 Bullets Tony Zacchia
Protéger & servir Michel Boudriau
L’Italien Mourad Ben Saoud / Dino Fabrizzi
Megamind Megamind
2011 The Well-Digger’s Daughter Félipe Rambert
Monsieur Papa Robert Pique
La nouvelle guerre des boutons Father Lebrac
Les Tuche The fishmonger
JC comme Jésus Christ Himself
Happy Feet Two Ramon
2012 Superstar Martin Kazinski
Mais Qui a tue Pamela Rose? Richard Bullit
2013 The Big Bad Wolf Louis Delcroix
Des gens qui s’embrassent Roni Melkowich
2014 Supercondriaque Dr. Dimitri Zvenka
Nicholas on Holiday Nicolas’s father
On a marché sur Bangkok Serge Renart
Disparue en hiver Daniel Vernant
2015 Bis Patrice Olesky
On voulait tout casser Kiki
Hotel Transylvannia 2 Count Dracula
Peplum Timo
2016 Marseille Paolo
La folle histoire de Max et Leon The actor
2016-20 Republican Gangstars Philippe Rickwaert
2017 Alibi.com Monsieur Godet
La Mélodie Simon
Comme des rois
2018 Brilliantissime Doctor Steinman
Le Doudou
2019 Just a Gigolo Alex
2019 La part au soupçon Thomas Kertez


Kad Merad Awards

In 2007, Kad Merad received the Cesar Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Je Vais Bien and was also inducted as the Godfather of Telethon.

Source: ab-tc.com

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