Amr Waked

Amr Waked

Amr Waked is an Egyptian film, television, and stage actor. He is best known to international audiences and in Hollywood for his role in the 2005 film Syriana. Other prominent roles include a Yemeni Sheikh called Muhammad in Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, Pierre Del Rio in Luc Besson's Lucy and Ray Dussette in Geostorm. In 2019, Waked was sentenced to eight years in prison by an Egyptian military court for spreading false news and insulting state institutions.