Amr Goes to Hollywood Interview

Amr Goes to Hollywood Interview

“Amr Goes to Hollywood” Monday, April 9, 2018, 6-7:30pm UMMA Helmut Stern AuditoriumActor, Amr El-Bayoumi will discuss his experiences as an Arab actor in Hollywood and share some of his work as an actor and producer.Amr El-Bayoumi is an Egyptian-American actor and...
Amr’s lead role in “Intentions”

Amr’s lead role in “Intentions”

Invitation-only readings of Dorothy Marcic’s new play Intentions will be presented February 15 at 1 PM and 4 PM at Pearl Studios (519 Eighth Avenue). Hollywood Arms Tony winner Michele Pawk will head a cast that also includes Amr El-Bayoumi (House of Cards,...

The Aerogram review of The Visit

Post-9/11, it can’t be easy being a brown, bearded, man at the airport, on public transportation, or even just, in public. Raj Bains has written about this from his experience in the essay “Attention World: Not All Brown Men With Beards Are Terrorists” and Taimour...
“Rising Star” LA Press Interview

“Rising Star” LA Press Interview

Lawyer turned actor, Amr El-Bayoumi sat down with Press Pass LA to discuss his mission to combat Arab stereotypes on camera, and his career including roles across Tom Hanks in Captain Phillips.  Captain Phillips, Amr Bayoumi. Credit: Sony Pictures After spending...
American Theater Review

American Theater Review

NEW YORK CITY: On Monday evening, an actor held a script and quietly recited lines on an ascending elevator. He wasn’t doing last-minute preparation for an audition—he was participating in Noor Theatre’s 48 Hour Forum. It was the 48th hour, almost curtain time, and...