Egyptian-Canadian actor cast in the title role of Disney's 2019 live-action film Aladdin. He was previously most recognized for his roles in the TV series The 99 and Open Heart. In 2017, he was cast to play Tarek Kassar in the TV series Jack Ryan.
He provided his voice for the 2016 video game Watch Dogs 2. He was cast as Ethan Hart in the Hulu series Reprisal.
He was raised in a Coptic Christian family in Canada.