Yousef Sweid was born as a Palestinian in the city of Haifa on Israeli territory in 1976. He studied theatre at Tel Aviv University. He participated in films such as Walk on Water and The Bubbles by Eitan Fox as well as in the series Hatufim – In der Hand des Feindes and the American version of Homeland. He already worked with Yael Ronen in 2006 on Plonter at the Cameri Theatre in Tel Aviv. In Germany, he performed in Dritte Generation and The Day Before The Last Day, as well as The Situation.
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