BIOGRAPHY

Eebra Tooré (photos : Christophe Brachet)
Eebra Tooré (photos : Christophe Brachet)

Eebra Tooré is six-foot-two (1,88m) international actor born in Paris (France). His origins comes from Ivory Coast (West Africa). He started acting and was graduated at the prestigious European Acting School Florent (Paris) for 3 years where he learned the classic fundamentals of theater (Molière, Racine, Musset, Shakespeare, etc...). Then, he continues his training at Jack Waltzer Acting Workshop (Paris). Eebra Tooré also studied at the famous and prestigious Actors Studio in Los Angeles (USA) under the auspices of notable directors and legendary actors Martin Landau and Mark Rydell, as well his teachers James Distefano, Penelope Allen, Cathleen Leslie, Jon Sperry and more...He still continues to study at The Actors Studio when he is in Los Angeles.

In 2002, Eebra Tooré began etching a name for himself on French Television after appearing as himself in the first season of Reality TV "Temptation Island", which aired on the national channel TF1. He has appeared in feature films as "Pédale Dure" by Gabriel Aghion, "Quartier VIP" by Laurent Firode, "No Way" by Owell Brown.

 

In 2009, Eebra Tooré toured in France and throughout Europe with the world renowned theater's company La Comédie-Française/The French National Theater (founded in 1680 by Molière) as a cast member in the play "The Dispute" (in a role of Mesrou) written by Marivaux and directed by Muriel Mayette (Director of Comédie-Française). He also played "Lorenzaccio" by Alfred de Musset, "Back to desert" by Bernard-Marie Koltès...

 

In 2012, Eebra Tooré was Amin Nur Barreh, the co-lead role chief of Somali's pirates in russian feature film called "22 Minutes" directed by Vasily Serikov. He was in comedy TV series "Objectif Ligue 1" on Be In Sport Channel. 


In 2013, Eebra Tooré was in Gela (Italy) where he has shooted a mafia movie called "Vento Di Sicilia" directed by Carlo Fusco.This movie included some great international actors as Danny Glover and Michael Madsen. In the film "Slave and Courtesan" directed by Christian Lara, he played a lawyer.


In 2015, he was in Roman Neamt (Romania) for playing Vasile, a child-adult adopted by a family in the feature film "Romance In Black"  directed by Carlo Fusco. His partners was Michael Madsen, Paul Sorvino, Maia Morgerstern, Andrea Stefancikova...

He also appeared in french TV series "Plus Belle La Vie" for France Television.


In 2016, Eebra Tooré has played in films as "La Pièce" by Lamine Diakité, "Les Sauvages" by Didier Ndenga.


In 2017, he was in "Simon et Théodore" by Michael Buch, "Ni Dieu, Ni Maître" by Enrico Giordano, "Unexpected" a short film by Jessy Langlois and the new TV5 Monde TV series "River Hotel" by Didier Ndenga. The cast included Majid Michel, Habi Touré, Fally Ipupa, Charlotte Dipanda, Eriq Ebouaney...


In this year 2018 Eebra Tooré was in Russia for shooting the second season of russian TV series "Sleepers" and in a short film "Ouvre Les Yeux" By Sonadie San.

 

Eebra Tooré has been inspired by such greatest actors and actresses as Marlon Brando, James Dean, Sidney Poitier, John Garfield, James Cagney, Steeve McQueen, Lee J. Cobb, Jean Gabin, Michel Simon, Bette Davis, Shelley Winters, Lana Turner...

 

Beside the acting, Eebra Tooré has appeared in many fashion shows worldwide for some of greatest designers including Jean-Paul Gaulthier (France), Yves Saint-Laurent (France), Kenzo (Japan), Francesco Smalto (Italy), Sterling Williams (USA), Alphadi (Niger), Nawal El Assad (Ivory Coast), Xuly Bet (Mali & France) and more...In 2004, he was crowned "Best African Male Model" in Turkey during Best Model Of The World.

 

Eebra Tooré has a passion for Jazz Music and old American & French Standards...