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Rami Malek        

Academy Award Winning Actor; Known for "Mr. Robot" and "Bohemian Rhapsody"

Rami Malek is an actor and producer. His breakthrough role was as computer hacker Elliot Alderson in the USA Network television series "Mr. Robot" (2015–2019), for which he received several accolades, including the 2016 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series. In 2018, he portrayed rock singer and songwriter Freddie Mercury in the biopic Bohemian Rhapsody, for which he received critical acclaim and won several awards, including the Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, and British Academy Film Award for Best Actor. He is the first actor of Egyptian heritage to win the Academy Award for Best Actor. Time magazine named Malek one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2019.

Some of his other work includes a role in the independent feature Busters’s Mal Heart. He appeared on screen in Night at the Museum 3 opposite Ben Stiller. Malek appeared in Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master opposite Philip Seymour Hoffman, Joaquin Phoenix and Amy Adams. Malek also notably appeared in the HBO miniseries The Pacific as ‘Snafu.’ His performance garnered incredible reviews and led to him being cast by Tom Hanks in Larry Crowne at Universal and Bill Condon in the last installment of Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn. Prior to that, Malek worked in Night at the Museum 1 & 2 and had a memorable arc on 24. Malek can be seen in Spike Lee’s Old Boy opposite Josh Brolin and Elizabeth Olsen, as well as Short Term 12, directed by Destin Cretton. He also starred in the Dreamworks feature, Need for Speed, directed by Scott Waugh, in which he portrays a car expert whose motivations hinge upon his sense of loyalty and justice.

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Rami Malek Is on the 2019 TIME 100 List | Time.com

Rami Malek is one of the most influential people of 2019. Robert Downey Jr. writes about his star-making turn in 'Bohemian Rhapsody'.

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