Born: November 21, 1965
Alexander Siddig, born Siddig El Tahir El Fadil El Siddig Abdurrahman Mohammed Ahmed Abdel Karim El Mahdi, on November 21, 1965, is a Sudanese-British actor. He rose to prominence for his role as Dr. Julian Bashir in the acclaimed television series “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine,” a character he portrayed throughout the show’s seven-season run from 1993 to 1999. Siddig’s nuanced performance garnered praise for its depth and complexity.
Beyond “Star Trek,” Siddig has enjoyed a diverse acting career, spanning film, television, and theater. He has appeared in movies such as “Syriana” (2005), “Kingdom of Heaven” (2005), and “Cairo Time” (2009). His television credits include roles in “24,” “Primeval,” and “Game of Thrones.”
Born in Sudan, Siddig spent part of his childhood in Britain and later attended the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA). Besides acting, Siddig is involved in various humanitarian and charitable causes. His talent, versatility, and commitment to his craft have solidified his place as a respected figure in the entertainment industry.
Alexander Siddig’s 5 most popular quotes
- I wish everybody was just ethnically ambiguous. It would make life a lot easier.
- You really expose yourself when you try and go to up the volume and up the size of your performance.
- You know, I find people with great honesty, bodily, physical honesty, who sit just the way they like to sit, and walk the way they like to walk, and don’t come into a room all pumped up, I find them elegant.
- When one nation is at war with another nation, the political machine does everything it can to vilify the people of the other nation, so it makes it easier to kill them. Which is understandable and it’s happened this way throughout history.
- The future of Arab films is absolutely up to Arabs and no one else. They’ve got the equipment, they’ve got the will, they’ve got the talent, now they just need a little bit of history behind them and a bit of cultural relaxation.
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