Facts about Rami Malek

Because everyone is so obsessed right now
By Helena Saadeh
February 21, 2019

Besides his charm and good looks, Rami Malek is a very professional and talented actor, admired by millions all over the world. Rami Malek was born in Los Angeles, California and his parents are from Egypt, so that makes the Golden Globe winner an Egyptian/American. Rami’s full name is Rami Said Malek born on May 12th, 1981 -he’s a Taurus BTW. Rami Malek has an identical twin brother called Sami, and an older sister who’s a doctor. Interesting story, the actor once tricked a professor by replacing his brother during a test that involved acting out a monologue to help graduate UCLA! Malek graduated from Notre Dame high school and has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Evansville University, Indiana. His father used to be a tour guide in Cairo, and his mother was an accountant.the charming actor started acting since 2004, but it wasn’t until 2006 that he got his first major role as the charming Egyptian Pharaoh Ahkmenrah at the Ben Stiller hit movie "Night at the Museum."In 2012, Rami Malek played the role of the Egyptian Vampire in the "Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn-Part 2." He was nominated for a Golden Globe 3 times, and got his first win this year for his role as Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody. He also won a SAG and a BAFTA award this year for the same role.