RAMI MALEK (Freddie Mercury) is the star of the USA
Network's critically acclaimed psychological drama
Mr. Robot, for which he received an Emmy and Critics Choice Award, as well as
nominations for Golden
Globes, SAG, People's Choice, and Television Critics Association Awards.
Malek most recently starred in the remake of Papillon, opposite Charlie
Hunnam. The remake of the 1973
Steve McQueen film is directed by Michael Noer, and Malek plays the role of
Louis Dega, originated by
Dustin Hoffman. Malek will next lend his voice to the upcoming live action film
The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle,
alongside Robert Downey Jr., and will produce and star in Universal's upcoming
film American Radical, which
Mr. Robot's Sam Esmail will direct and produce.
In 2017, Malek starred in Buster's Mal Heart, a surreal mystery film written
and directed by Sarah Adina
Smith, featured at both the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival and 2017
Tribeca Film Festival.
In 2012, Malek was featured in Paul Thomas Anderson's The Master opposite Philip
Joaquin Phoenix and Amy Adams. He also notably appeared in the HBO miniseries
The Pacific as "Snafu." His
performance garnered incredible reviews and led him to being cast by Tom Hanks
in Larry Crowne at
Universal and Bill Condon in the last installment of the Twilight saga, Breaking
Dawn. Prior to that, Malek was
seen in Night At The Museum 1 & 2 opposite Ben Stiller, which marked his big
screen debut and had a
memorable arc on the FOX television series 24.
In 2014, Malek appeared in the DreamWorks feature Need For Speed, directed by
Scott Waugh, as well as
the third installment of Night At The Museum. He was also featured in Spike
Lee's Old Boy opposite Josh Brolin
and Elizabeth Olsen, and starred in Short Term 12 with Brie Larson, directed by