Egyptian movie and stage actor who rose to prominence in the 1980s and 1990s. His films include Antar Shayl Sefo, Al Irhaby, and El Mansy.
He made his acting debut in the 1975 film, Al karnak.
He acted in the TV series Bakiza Wa Zaghloul in 1986.
He is the brother-in-law of fellow actor Adel Emam.
He was born in the same country as fellow actor Omar Sharif.