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Barkhad Abdi

Birth Place: Mogadishu, Somalia

Birthday: April 10, 1985, Aries

Profession: Actor

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Jimmy Kimmel

VIDEO: Jimmy Kimmel Turns YouTube Hits Into Star-Studded Movie Trailers

If you wished this year's Oscar nominees suffered from a severe lack of cats and double rainbows, Jimmy Kimmel has you covered. The late-night host gave YouTube videos the big-screen trailer treatment during his post-Oscars special &md… Read more

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When Barkhad Abdi Met Tom Hanks
01:53 — When "Captain Phillips" star Barkhad Abdi told Tom Hanks "I'm the captain now," it had a second meaning. Find out what it was at the 2014 BAFTAs.
How Barkhad Abdi Learned English
01:16 — The "Captain Phillips" star reveals at the 2014 Oscars the crazy way he learned English. Hear why he has Jay Z to thank!
Almanac: Minimum wage
02:12 — On January 5, 1914, Henry Ford made front-page news by sharing profits and doubling the pay of his autoworkers to a previously unheard of $5 a day, bo (more…)
"Captain Phillips' star Barkhad Abdi's incredible journey
06:58 — The rookie actor who grew up amid Somalia's civil war earned SAG and Golden Globe nominations for his first film role, as a pirate opposite Tom Hanks (more…)

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Sandra Bullock, Chiwetel Ejiofor
2014 Oscar Predictions: Who Will Win?

12 Years a Slave or Gravity? Or something else? Oscars' tightest race for the top prize in years wil…

Cate Blanchett, Chiwetel Ejiofor
BAFTA Awards: Cate Blanchett Dedicates Best Actress Win to Philip Seymour Hoffman

Cate Blanchett continued her awards season dominance at the BAFTA Film Awards in London Sunday night…

American Hustle
American Hustle, Gravity Lead Oscar Nominations

American Hustle and Gravity topped Thursday's Academy Award nominations with 10 each, with the forme…

Tina Fey, Amy Poehler
Golden Globes: Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's Best Jokes

Memo to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association: Please have Tina Fey and Amy Poehlerhost the Golden…

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  • Birth Place: Mogadishu, Somalia
  • Birthday: April 10, 1985, Aries
  • Profession: Actor

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