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Omar Metwally

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Native name  عمر متولى
Name  Omar Metwally
Years active  1999-Present

Occupation  Actor
Full Name  Omar Metwally
Role  Actor
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Born  April 10, 1974 (age 41) (1974-04-10) Queens, New York City, New York, United States
Citizenship  Egypt Netherlands United States
Alma mater  University of California, Berkeley
Education  University of California, Berkeley
Residence  Los Angeles, California, United States
Nominations  Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
Movies and TV shows  The Twilight Saga: Bre, Rendition, Non‑Stop, The City of Your Final Destination, Dig
Similar People  Andrea Gabriel, Arian Moayed, Tracey Heggins, Marlane Barnes, Angela Sarafyan

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Omar Metwally (born 10 April 1974) is an American actor best known for his roles in Rendition, Munich and Miral. Most recently he was seen in the role of Dr. Vic Ullah in the Showtime series The Affair, as Dr. Fahim Nasir in Non-Stop and in USA Network television series Mr. Robot.


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Early life and education

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Metwally was born 1974 in Queens, New York to an Egyptian father and a Dutch mother, and moved with the family to Orange County, California at age three, where he was raised. Metwally earned a BA in History from the University of California, Berkeley, and while acting around the Bay Area earned a Master of Fine Arts in Acting from the American Conservatory Theater, San Francisco.


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Metwally's film roles include Gavin Hood's Rendition and Steven Spielberg's Munich, The City of Your Final Destination, released in 2010 (filmed 2006–07), and Amsterdam. He received the 2008 Chopard Trophy for his work in Rendition, presented at the Cannes Film Festival. Metwally was also seen in the film Miral from director Julian Schnabel.

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Metwally has also worked extensively on stage, appearing in the world premiere of Rajiv Joseph's "Guards at the Taj" at the Atlantic Theater in 2015. He was seen in 2005 as "Aram" in Beast on the Moon directed by Larry Moss, and received a 2004 Tony Award nomination for his work in Sixteen Wounded. He has worked with the New York Arab-American Comedy Festival, first as an actor and then as a director. He has also appeared at theaters around the country, including Steppenwolf, The Public, the Long Wharf, Berkeley Rep, and many others.

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Metwally's television credits include The Affair, Dig, Virtuality, Fringe, The Unit, and Grey's Anatomy.

Personal life

Metwally resides in New York City.


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