Mena Massoud stars in Aladdin

MENA MASSOUD (Aladdin) stars in the title role of Aladdin in the high-profile Disney feature, “Aladdin,” a live-action retelling of the 1992 classic directed by Guy Ritchie. Massoud stars opposite Will Smith, Naomi Scott and Marwan Kenzari. He landed the role amidst a well-documented worldwide search in which over 2,000 actors, from London to Egypt to Abu Dhabi to India, auditioned for the role. “Aladdin” hits theatres May 24, 2019.

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Massoud will next be seen in “Run This Town,” starring Ben Platt, Nina Dobrev and Damian Lewis. Other credits include Amazon and “Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan,” opposite John Krasinski and Abbie Cornish. “Jack Ryan” comes from Carlton Cuse and Graham Roland, Platinum Dunes, SkydanceMedia and Paramount TV. He starred in Rowan Athale’s “Strange But True,” opposite Nick Robinson, Margaret Qualley and Amy Ryan, and recently wrapped production on a pilot for Hulu’s “Reprisal,” which Warren Littlefield is producing with A+E Studios.

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