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Amr Waked

Amr Waked was born in Cairo, Egypt in 1972. He studied economics and theatre in the American University in Cairo. In his early experience as an actor Amr joined the Temple Theatre Troop in 1994, and Yaaru Theatre Troop in 1999, where he trained and developed his tools as a stage performer. With his experience onstage, Waked managed to film his first role on the big screen in 1998 when he joined Ossama Fawzy's of "Gannet El Shayateen". Waked's award winning performance paved his way to become a popular actor famous for his gravity and vast range. In 2003, Waked joined Stephen Gegan's cast of Syriana, which was his first appearance in an international film. His performance was acclaimed and presented him with other opportunities in international productions, like House Of Saddam and Salmon Fishing In The Yemen. In 2005, Amr co-established "zad communication & production llc" to begin his experience as a producer. The communication agency and production house was to focus on developmental and social issues in Egypt and the Middle East. In 2012, zad produced its first feature film "Winter Of Discontent", directed by Ibrahim El Batout, which opened in the 69th Venice Film Festival in 2012.


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Born:
Apr 12, 1973 In Cairo Egypt
Movie/TV Credits:
26
First Appeared:
In the movie Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters
Latest Project:
Series Critical moments 2018
Known For
Poster of Critical moments
Poster of The Shooting of Thomas Hurndall
Poster of House of Saddam
Poster of The Gazelle's Blood
Filmography
Series Critical moments Dr. Ramy 2018
Movie Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters Mohamed 2018
Movie Monkey Talks Taha ElShenawy 2017-01-26
Movie Geostorm Ray Dussette 2017-10-13
Movie Colt 45 Baron 2014-08-06
Movie Lucy Pierre Del Rio 2014-07-14
Movie El Ott El-Ott 2014-10-27
Movie Exodus: Gods and Kings Ray Dussette 2014-12-03
Movie Flight of the Storks Dr. Djuric 2013-12-20
Movie The Winter of Discontent Amr 2013-08-23
Movie Salmon Fishing in the Yemen Sheikh Muhammad 2011-09-10
Movie 18 Days Himself 2011-09-06
Movie The Father and the Foreigner Waid 2010-01-01
Movie Ibraham Labyad Ashry 2009-05-14
Movie The Traveller 2009-06-25
Movie The Suspect 2009-06-23
Movie House of Saddam Hussein Kamel 2008-01-01
Movie The Aquarium Youssef 2008-02-08
Series House of Saddam Hussein Kamel 2008-07-30
Movie The Shooting of Thomas Hurndall Mohamed 2008-10-13
Movie The Gazelle's Blood Atef 2005-01-01
Movie Syriana Mohammed Sheik Agiza 2005-11-23
Movie Tito Fares 2004-06-23
Movie Best Times Hisham 2004-04-04
Movie The Fish Tail Ahmed 2003-01-13
Movie Fallen Angels' Paradise Nonna 2000-08-23