One of the most famous personalities in American film and television world is Rami Malek. His full name is Rami Said Malek. Apart from being a prolific actor he is also a producer and a theatre personality.
Rami Malek Early Life And Career Details
Malek was born on May 12, 1981 in Torrance, California. His mother’s name is Nelly Abdel-Malek and father’s name is Said Malek. Both are Egyptian immigrants. Said was an insurance agent and Nelly was an accountant. Malek was born as twins. His younger brother Sami is younger to him by 4 minutes. Malek also has an elder sister who is a doctor. Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, California is where he did his schooling. Other celebrity actors of American actors like Kirsten Dunst and Rachel Bilson were also alumni of this same school. Dunst also did a musical theatre class with Malek. After passing out from school Malek enrolled himself into University of Evansville, in Evansville, Indiana. Malek also did a semester in United Kingdom where he studied in Harlaxton College in Harlaxton, Lincolnshire. He graduated with a first class degree in Fine Arts.
Malek started his acting career in television. He initially played guest roles in television series ‘Medium’, ‘Gilmore Girls’ and ‘Over There’. Malek did play a leading role in the television series ’The War at Home’ from 2005 to 2007. It wasn’t a hit. He appeared in the silver screen in the year 2006. His first film was ‘Night at the Museum’ a comedy fantasy film. Here he played a supporting role. The name of his character was Pharaoh Ahkmenrah. Malek also acted in the sequels of this film—‘Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian’ (2009) and ‘Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb’ (2014). In 2007 he did a stage play.
It’s name was ‘The Credeaux Canvas’ written by Keith Bunin and produced by Vitality Productions. Here he played the role of Jamie. It was staged at the Elephant Theater, Los Angeles. 2010 saw Malek acting in some episodes of the TV series ‘24’ and ‘The Pacific’. Next, in 2011 Malek, acted in a comedy film ‘Larry Crowne’ where he played a supporting role. The movie was a hit. Malek next acted in the sci-fi movie Battleship in 2012 which was another box office hit. The very same year the film named ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn- Part 2’ featured Malek. It was a phenomenal success. ‘The Master’, the drama film, also starred Malek. This film could not make much impact at the box office although it received good reviews. 2013 was another good year for Malek. He acted in two films namely ‘Short Term 12’ and ‘Ain’t Them Bodies Saints.’ In 2014 Malek acted in the action movie ‘Need for Speed’. The movie did very well commercially. The same year Malek acted in the movie ‘Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb’. ‘Da Sweet Blood of Jesus’ was another film released in the same year where Malek played a role. The popular drama thriller television series ‘Mr Robot’ had Malek as its lead actor in 2015. His role in this television series also earned him the prized Emmy Award. ‘Buster’s Mal Heart’, a mystery movie, had Malek playing the lead role in 2016. The move was critically acclaimed. In 2017 Malek acted for an acclaimed movie named ‘Papillion’. 2018 was the year when Malek became one of the leading actors in the American film industry. This year he starred in the famous movie ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’. He acted as Freddie Mercury the singer. This movie earned many prestigious awards. Malek got the ‘Academy Award’ for best actor for this movie, a first for some one of Egyptian roots. Malek has co-starred with Denzel Washington and Jared Leto in the film ‘The Little Things’ which is scheduled to release in January, 29th, 2021.
Rami Malek Dating History And Marriage Details
Ramen Malek is known to have dated Portia Doubleday his co- star in the TV series ‘Mr Robot’. Malek in his acceptance speech at the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival revealed that he was dating Lucy Boynton, his co-star in ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’. A philanthropist, Ramon Malek has also supported many charities.
Rami Malek Net Worth
As of 2020 Rami Malek’s estimated net worth is around $8 Million.
Rami Malek Body Measurements
Malek’s height is 5 feet 9 inches and weight is 70 kg. His build is athletic. His eye colour is green and hair colour is black. His sun sign is Taurus.