Fast Facts

  • Was raised in Bonn, Germany.
  • Speaks fluent Arabic, English and German.
  • Before turning to acting, studied sports science in Germany and trained alongside the German Olympic team.
  • Made his professional stage debut at London's Royal Court Theatre.
  • Appeared in Season 8 of 24 as bad guy Samir Mehran.
  • Joined the cast of Steven Spielberg's Terra Nova in the fall of 2010.
  • Stated in an interview that his favorite indulgence was chocolate.

Relationships

  • Anna Bolt — Fiancée
  • Raphael Hamada — Son

College

  • Oxford School of Drama, Oxford, England

Details

  • Birth Place: Cairo, Egypt
  • Birthday: August 29, 1971,
  • Profession: Actor

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