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Khalid Abdalla is a British-Egyptian actor who has a net worth of $2 million. He is best known for his roles in the films The Kite Runner, United 93, and The Green Zone. He was born on October 26, 1981 in Glasgow, Scotland, and is the son of Egyptian parents. Abdalla attended the University of Cambridge, where he studied Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies. He then went on to study acting at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. Abdalla's first major role was in the 2007 film The Kite Runner, in which he played the lead role of Amir. He has since appeared in a number of films, including United 93, The Green Zone, and The Reluctant Fundamentalist. He has also appeared in television series such as Homeland and The Night Of. In addition to his acting career, Abdalla is also an activist and has been involved in a number of charitable causes. He is a patron of the charity War Child, and has also been involved in campaigns to raise awareness of the plight of refugees.
|42 years old
|26 October, 1981
|Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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In 2016, he appeared as Muhammad XII of Granada in the film Assassin's Creed.
Abdalla is on the board of the National Student Drama Festival. In 2011, Abdalla became one of the founding members of the Mosireen Collective in Cairo: a group of revolutionary filmmakers and activists dedicated to supporting citizen media across Egypt in the wake of Mubarak's fall. Three months after it began, Mosireen became the most watched non-profit YouTube channel in Egypt of all time, and in the whole world in January 2012.
In 2011, he was narrator in documentary film East to West, also known as The River Flows Westward.
In January–February 2011, Abdalla was among protesters in Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt in the major protests against the Hosni Mubarak regime. He also appeared on Wolf Blitzer on CNN on 9 February 2011 and Anderson Cooper to reflect his views on the protest. He continues to be active in Egypt.
In 2011 Abdalla became one of the founding members of the Mosireen Collective in Cairo: a group of revolutionary filmmakers and activists dedicated to supporting citizen media across Egypt in the wake of Mubarak's fall. Mosireen films the ongoing revolution, publishes videos that challenge state media narratives, provides trainings and equipment and screenings and holds an extensive library of footage. At three months old, Mosireen became the most watched non-profit YouTube channel in Egypt of all time, and in the whole world in January 2012.
In September 2011, Abdalla married his long-time girlfriend, Cressida Trew.
In November 2010, Abdalla was awarded special recognition for achievements in cinema at the Cairo International Film Festival.
In 2006, Abdalla made his Hollywood debut in United 93, a film about the 11 September attacks, and garnered critical acclaim for his portrayal of Ziad Jarrah. He was cast in the lead role of the film The Kite Runner. In preparation for that role, he spent time in Kabul learning Dari Persian and kite-flying.
Abdalla's first screen role was in a 2005 episode of Spooks entitled Infiltration of a New Threat.
In 2003, Abdalla played the title role in Christopher Marlowe's Tamburlaine the Great at the Rose Theatre. This was the inaugural production of Peter Hall's Canon's Mouth Theatre Company composed of "young actors intent on discovering a new voice for the great metaphorical dramas of the Renaissance".
Abdalla was educated at King's College School, an independent school for boys in Wimbledon in South West London and his classmates included actor Ben Barnes and comedian Tom Basden. He became interested in acting after becoming involved in his school's thriving drama scene. In 1998, he directed a production of Someone Who'll Watch Over Me by Frank McGuinness, which ended up having a successful run at the Edinburgh Festival and earned five stars in The Scotsman newspaper, making him the youngest director to receive this accolade.
Khalid Abdalla (Arabic: خالد عبد الله , Khālid 'Abd Allāh; born 26 October 1980) is a British Egyptian actor and activist. He came to international prominence after starring in the 2006 Academy Award-nominated and BAFTA-winning film United 93. Written and directed by Paul Greengrass, it chronicles events aboard United Airlines Flight 93, which was hijacked as part of the 11 September attacks. Abdalla played Ziad Jarrah, the pilot and leader of the four hijackers on board the flight. He starred as Amir in The Kite Runner and acted with Matt Damon in Green Zone, his second film with director Paul Greengrass. Abdalla appears as himself in Jehane Noujaim's documentary on the ongoing Egyptian revolution, The Square, which won the Audience Award at Sundance Festival in 2013.