Akin Gazi: Prison Break

Date - 2 April, 2017, All News Television

Akin Gazi plays new character Omar across the much anticipated new series of Prison Break for FOX.

Prison Break concluded for a time in 2009; this new season sees the action pick up with most of the core cast returning.

The series revolves around two brothers. One brother has been sentenced to death for a crime he did not commit, and the other devises an elaborate plan to help his brother escape prison and clear his name.

Prison Break is due to air on Tuesday 4th April on FOX.





AKIN GAZI joins the cast of the much anticipated new season of Prison Break for Fox. He will play the role of Omar across the fifth season.


Series regular Bayezid in Da Vinci's Demons for Starz, Omar in Prison Break for Fox and Rashid in Knightfall for A&E Studios.

Other notable screen work include Yardie directed by Idris Elba, Close for WestEnd Films, Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them for Warner Bros., Desert Dancer, Zero Dark Thirty and The Devil's Double.

Akin is co represented with Primary Wave in LA.

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