The Coptic Egyptian-Canadian actor, Mena Massoud got recognition from his title role in ‘Alladin’. In July 2017, he was announced to portray the role of Aladdin in Disney’s live-action remake of ‘Aladdin’. therefore, many people recognize him for starring as Aladdin in the 2019 live-action adaptation of the musical fantasy film of the movie.
Do you want to know when did he begin his career? Then in how many projects he has worked? Is he dating or in relationships, rumors, or controversies? Then stay tuned to know these details below.
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Caption: Mena Massoud, the actor.
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Mena Massoud: Bio, Family, Education
The actress was born on 17 September 1991, in Cairo, Egypt, to Egyptian Coptic Orthodox Christian parents. His family moved to Canada while he was three years old. Further, he grew up in Markham, Ontario along with two older siblings.
For his education, he joined St. Brother Andre Catholic High School. Then he graduated from Ryerson University and received a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre and Acting. While growing up, he became fond of Egyptian comedy movies and also stated that these movies have inspired him to become a comedian in an interview.
Mena Massoud: Career & Life Achievements
The actor debuted his acting career in 2011 when he appeared in an episode of TV series ‘Nikita’ and ‘Combat Hospital’. Following that, he appeared in a recurring role of Jason on seven episodes of 2012 ‘Cut to the Chase’ and an episode of ‘King’. He had also voiced for the animated series ‘The 99’ as Hafiz the Preserver/Dave/Saad.
Next in 2015, he joined the main cast of the American-Canadian TV drama ‘Open Heart’ as Jared Malik. After appearing in a guest role in a few series, he got another main role of Ethan Hart in the 2019 series ‘Reprisal’. Also, he had voiced for the video game ‘Watch Dogs 2’.
Although he has appeared in some movies like ‘Ordinary Days’ and ‘Run This Town’, he got noticed from the movie ‘Alladin’. He got his career break role after appearing the title role ‘Alladin’ in 2019 Disney’s live-action adaption of ‘Alladin’. There he had shared the screen with Will Smith who played genie and Noam Scott as Jasmine. Following that he worked in the movie ‘Strange but True’ as ‘Chaz’.
Mena Massoud: Personal Life & Wife
Coming over to his personal life, the 28-years-old actor is single and has not linked with anybody at the moment. Also, there is no information on his previous dating or link-ups. Further, he might be waiting for the right person to come and share with her the rest of life.
Moreover, he currently is focusing to build his career further and not involve in any sorts of rumors and controversies. Additionally, he was announced officially as Egypt’s ambassador in September 2019 for ‘Talk Egyptian’. Being a vegan, he has also founded the plant-based food and travel show ‘Evolving Vegan’. Apart from his acting career, he had launched a charitable foundation that aims to support talented fresh artists in Canada before setting up in Los Angeles.
Mena Massoud: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Talking about his earning, the young actor has collected a good amount from his career. Further, it is likely to increase his salary or income in the coming days. As for now, he has a net worth estimated at around $2 million.
Massoud has got huge followers on different social media platforms where he has personal and verified accounts. On Instagram, he has account @menamassoud with 2.4 million followers. He has 153.9k followers on Twitter and more than 494.8k followers on Facebook.
Mena Massoud: Body Measurements
The famed actor as Alladin has a slim and fit body that has a height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighs 75 kg. He has dark brown eyes and black hair. Other than this, no information on his body statics but he wears shoes of size 9 UK.
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