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Yashar Adem (1940–2014)

Yashar Adem was born in 1940 in Turkey. He was an actor, known for Midnight Express (1978), The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) and Sphinx (1981). He died on December 5, 2014 in Hammersmith, London, England. See full bio »


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Fri, Apr 10 10:00 AM PDT on BBCA (136)
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Sat, Apr 11 12:00 AM PDT on BBCA (136)

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Known For

Midnight Express Airport Police Chief
The Spy Who Loved Me Stromberg Crew
Sphinx Sergeant


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 1988 Hawks
Bouncers and Clients (as Yasher Adem)
 1985 Dempsey and Makepeace (TV Series)
Yassouf Kerim
- Nowhere to Run (1985) ... Yassouf Kerim
 1983 The Keep
 1983 The Nation's Health (TV Series)
- Chronic (1983) ... Hassad
 1981 Sphinx
 1980 The Enigma Files (TV Series)
Hussein Essif
- The Full Flying Carpet Treatment (1980) ... Hussein Essif (as Yashaw Adem)
 1980 The Sandbaggers (TV Series)
- Decision by Committee (1980) ... Aziz
 1979 Play for Today (TV Series)
Rifat Bey
- The Network (1979) ... Rifat Bey
 1979 Cannon and Ball (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1979)
 1979 Room Service (TV Series)
Arab Gentleman
- Episode #1.4 (1979) ... Arab Gentleman
 1978 The Professionals (TV Series)
1st Official
- Blind Run (1978) ... 1st Official
 1978 The Thief of Baghdad (TV Movie)
Man in Snake
 1978 Midnight Express
Airport Police Chief
 1977 The Spy Who Loved Me
Stromberg Crew (as Yasher Adem)
 1975 Softly Softly: Task Force (TV Series)
- Bargains (1975) ... Hamil
 1975 The Return of the Pink Panther
Museum Guard
 1975 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
- Target (1975) ... Kumal
 1973 Warship (TV Series)
Arab Officer
- A Standing and Jumping War (1973) ... Arab Officer
 1973 Two Women (TV Series)
Moroccan soldier
- Episode #1.4 (1973) ... Moroccan soldier (as Yashaw Adem)
 1969 Boy Meets Girl (TV Series)
- Across the Frontier (1969) ... Mahmoud (as Yashaw Adem)
 1968-1969 Mogul (TV Series)
Policeman / Major Atami
- Some of the Mud Is Bound to Stick (1969) ... Policeman (as Yashaw Adem)
- The Slight Problem with the Press (1968) ... Major Atami (as Yashaw Adem)
 1968 The Jazz Age (TV Series)
- The Outstation (1968) ... Sergeant (as Yashaw Adem)
 1965 Secret Agent (TV Series)
- Judgement Day (1965) ... Driver
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Alternate Names:

Yashaw Adem | Yasher Adem

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