David Menkin: A Hologram For The King – NYC premiere

Date - 20 April, 2016, All News Film Opening Nights
David Menkin | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Claire Newman-Williams

It’s the premiere of A Hologram For The King tonight in New York City, and Sainou’s David Menkin, who plays Brad in the film, will be in attendance alongside the film’s star Tom Hanks, and fellow Sainou client Waleed Elgadi (Sayed).

This comedy drama is the story of a beautiful doctor (Sarita Choudhury) and a wise-cracking taxi driver (Alexander Black) who help an American businessman (Tom Hanks), who is trying to close the deal of a lifetime in Saudi Arabia.


Norwegian-born American actor David Menkin has recently worked on various studio features including the Oscar nominated Zero Dark Thirty, Survivor and The Man From U.N.C.L.E. David recently wrapped on A Hologram For The King directed by Tom Tykwer. He plays the role of Brad alongside Tom Hanks. David will also play Carlton Smith in the Stephen Frears film, Florence Foster Jenkins

He is currently recording the voice of Virgil Tracy in the new CGI relaunch of Thunderbirds Are Go! which will be released in 2015. He is also Bendt in series two of Drifters for E4.

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