Malek decided to pursue acting professionally after being invited to join The O'Neil Playwrights conference in Connecticut, where he trained in theater and worked to refine his craft. There he performed in The Bebop Heard in Okinawa and Fascination before heading to England to study Shakespeare. With his acting roots firmly planted in theater, he returned to Los Angeles, where he was cast in a leading role for Johnny Boy, which was met with critical acclaim. He then briefly relocated to New York City to appear in Shoes, off-Broadway.
Egyptian actor Malek received his BFA at the University of Evansville and currently live in Los Angeles with his family.
Rami Malek Facts
|Gilmore Girls (2006)|
|Night At The Museum (2006) as Ahkmenrah (breakthrough)|
|The War At Home (2006) as Kenny|