Senegalese-French movie actress. Her credits consist of roles within a French film noir entitled Diamant 13; a French thriller known as Cache; and an Italian intimate movie entitled Bianco e Nero. Early in her profession, she gained a Cesar Prize nomination on her behalf role within the critically-acclaimed film Bamako. She made an appearance with Audrey Tautou within the 2005 film Les Poupees Russes (Russian Dolls). Blessed in Senegal to some Gambian-Senagalese mother along with a Mali-native dad, she transferred to France as a kid. She and Steve Buscemi both made an appearance in the favorite 2006 film Paris, Je t’aime.