• Publication date: May 23, 2010

Nomad: The Warrior

The epic tale of a seventeenth-century Kazakh warrior's battle against Mongol invaders.

Program data

Duration: 90

Production Year: 2005

MBC Action:

September 21, 2013 19:30 (KSA) ~ September 21, 2013 18:30 (CLT)

In seventeenth-century Kazakhstan a mystic known asOraz(Jason Scott Lee) foresees the coming of a great warrior, who is destined to free his homeland from Mongolian rule.Orazrelays this information toGaldan (DoskhanZholzhaxynov), leader of the Jungars, who subsequently orders the boy's death.

The child is a sultan's son named Mansur (Kuno Becker), and Orazsecretly adopts him as his own, unbeknownst to Galdan.  Mansur's adoptive father raises him to be a fierce fighter and master swordsman, who will ultimately unify Kazakhstan's myriad of tribes into one powerful nation.

Nomad was nominated for a Golden Globe.

Starring:

  • Jay Hernandez
  • DilnazAkhmadieva
  • Kuno Becker
  • Mark Dacascos
  • Jason Scott Lee

Directed by: Sergey Bodrov and Ivan Passer

Rating: Rated R for violence.