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  • Tuesday ,26 February 2019
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Egyptian-American Oscar winner is proud of his Egyptian heritage

Amany Moussa

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Tuesday ,26 February 2019

Egyptian-American Oscar winner is proud of his Egyptian heritage

The Upper Egyptian -American star Rami Malek who made it to the Oscars and received Best Actor award said  I am the son of immigrants from Egypt, a first-generation American... and part of my story is being written right now. I could not be more grateful to each and every one of you, and everyone who believed in me for this moment. 

Rami Malik, is an Egyptian-American actor, who was born in Los Angeles in May 12, 1981, to Egyptian immigrant parents who are Saeed Malek and Nelly Abdel Malek who came from Smalout, located in Upper Egypt.