Anglo-Egyptian actor and activist best known for his role in the Academy Award-nominated film United 93. He also narrated the documentaries East to West and The Square.
He directed and starred in a number of plays while attending King's College School.
He played the lead role in Christopher Marlowe's, Tamburlaine the Great, at London's Rose Theatre in 2003.
He married Cressida Trew in 2011. His father and grandfather were both well-known anti-regime activists in Egypt.
He appeared in the September 11 film, United 93, which was directed by Paul Greengrass.