SOFIA BOUTELLA (Delphine Lasalle) is a multifaceted talent
whose career exemplifies her artistic versatility as well as magnetic strength
Boutella is currently in production on two films: Drew Pearce's Hotel Artemis
opposite Jodie Foster and Ramin Bahrani's adaptation of Ray Bradbury's
Fahrenheit 451 for HBO, which also stars Michael Shannon and Michael B. Jordan.
Boutella was most recently seen starring in Alex Kurtzman's The Mummy, a new
cinematic version of the legendary films. Boutella starred opposite Tom Cruise
and Russell Crowe and portrayed Ahmanet, a fearless warrior and heir to her
father's throne who is destined to be the first female pharaoh. Universal
Pictures released the film on June 9, 2017.
Last year, Boutella was seen in Justin Lin's Star Trek Beyond, the third
installment of Paramount's blockbuster Star Trek franchise, co-starring opposite
Zoe Saldana, Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Simon Pegg and Idris Elba. Prior to
that, she had Matthew Vaughn's spy film Kingsman: The Secret Service, based on
the acclaimed comic book by Mark Millar, which follows a super-secret spy
organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the
agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from
a twisted tech genius. The film also starred Colin Firth, Samuel L. Jackson and
Michael Caine; Boutella portrayed the villain Gazelle.
Boutella's past feature credits include Charles Henri Belleville's Jet Trash in
which she starred opposite Robert Sheehan, StreetDance 2 as Eva and the French
movie Le Defi in which she plays the role of Samia.
An internationally acclaimed dancer, Boutella starred in a series of iconic Nike
ads choreographed by renowned creative director Jamie King showcasing her street
dancing skills. In 2006, she went on to win the World Championship Hip-Hop
Battle with her group, The Vagabond Crew. From there, Boutella became a breakout
star in the dance world and was invited to dance on tour with Madonna. She was
also cast as the main character in the video of Michael Jackson's "Hollywood
Born in Algeria and raised primarily in France, Boutella currently resides in
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