Barkhad Abdi

Born:  April 10, 1985, Mogadishu, Somalia

 

2013:  Captain Phillips

2015:  Eye In The Sky

2016:  The Brothers Grimsby

2017:  The Pirates of Somalia, Extortion, Good TimeBlade Runner 2049

2018:  The Extraordinary Journey Of the Fakir

2019:  A Girl From Mogadishu, Pakkiri

2020:  Beneath A Sea of Lights

 

Academy Award Nomination:  Best Supporting Actor, Captain Phillips (2013)

Golden Globe Award Nomination:  Best Supporting Actor, Captain Phillips (2013)

Screen Actors Guild Award Nomination:  Best Supporting Actor, Captain Phillips (2013)

 

Photo by Aphrodite In NYC