Jacky Ido (born 14 May 1977) is a Burkinabe-born French actor. His first role was as Lemalian in the 2005 German film, The White Masai. He is best known to English-language audiences for his role as Marcel, the film projectionist in Quentin Tarantino's 2009 film, Inglourious Basterds.[1] Ido's brother Cédric Ido, who is also an actor, has directed him in the short Hasaki Ya Suda.[2] Ido works and resides in Paris, France and is working on an album of slam poetry.[3]

Jacky Ido
Born (1977-05-14) 14 May 1977 (age 42)
Years active2004–present

In 2014, Ido starred as Leo Romba in the short lived French-American television series Taxi Brooklyn. In 2015, he was cast opposite Mireille Enos in the ABC legal thriller, The Catch produced by Shonda Rhimes.[4][5]



Year Title Role Notes
2005 The White Masai Lemalian Mamutelil
2006 Les Enfants du pays Lamine
2008 Aide-toi, le ciel t'aidera Fer
2009 Inglourious Basterds Marcel Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Acting Ensemble
San Diego Film Critics Society Award for Best Performance by an Ensemble
2010 What War May Bring Bob
2012 Radiostars Léonard de Vitry
2012 Lockout Hock
2012 Django Unchained Slave (uncredited)
2012 The Adventures of Huck Finn [de] Jim
2013 Aya de Yopougon Ignace / Hervé / Moussa Voice
2013 West John Bird
2014 Salaud, on t'aime Jacky
2014 In The Morning Malik
2017 Chateau Charles
2019 Scappo a casa Mugambi


The widow - Emmanuel Kazadi


  1. ^ Honeycutt, Kirk (2009-08-19). "Film Review: Inglourious Basterds". Film Journal International. Archived from the original on 2013-04-09. Retrieved 2009-08-23.
  2. ^ "Hasaki Ya Suda!". uniFrance Films. Retrieved 1 November 2011.
  3. ^ "Jacky Ido's first big French role, exploring love in the 1940s". RFI. Retrieved 1 November 2014.
  4. ^ Nellie Andreeva. "Mireille Enos Cast As Female Lead In Shonda Rhimes' 'The Catch' Pilot - Deadline". Deadline. Retrieved 16 May 2015.
  5. ^ "Numb3rs star Alimi Ballard joins Shonda Rhimes's ABC pilot The Catch". Digital Spy. Retrieved 16 May 2015.

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