Amir El-Masry: Tyrant, Season Two

Date - 23 December, 2015, All News Television
Amir El-Masry | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Kim Hardy

Amir El-Masry plays Mousa in Season Two of Tyrant, continuing tonight at 9pm on Fox.

Tyrant is an American drama television series created by director and writer Gideon Raff and developed by Howard Gordon and Craig Wright. The first season of Tyrant consisting of 10 episodes premiered on American cable network FX on June 24, 2014 and ended on August 26, 2014. FX renewed Tyrant for a second season which premiered on June 16, 2015, and ended September 1, 2015.

On October 8, 2015, FX renewed the series for a third season.

Overview

Amir is a recent graduate from LAMDA. He has also had leading roles in feature films, El Talata Yeshtaghalonha and Ramadan Mabrouk Abu El Alamein Hamouda, the latter earning him an Egyptian Oscar for Best Young Actor and national acclaim.

He recently shot the role of Bolts in new BBC3 comedy pilot Rudeboys for director, Ben Gosling Fuller. He has also filmed the role of Alireza in Rosewater directed by US political satirist Jon Stewart. Other television credits include Casualty for BBC TV.

Amir shot in Morocco for season two of Transporter: The Series and also for season two of the FX production, Tyrant as Mousa. Most recently, Amir has been filming The Night Manager as semi-regular character Youssef.

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