Rami Said Malek is an American actor of Egyptian descent. He was born on May 12, 1981, in Los Angeles, with an identical twin brother named Sami Malek, who is four minutes younger than him.
He is best known for playing the gay teenager Kenny on the television series The War at Home, Merriell "Snafu" Shelton on The Pacific, as well as Pharaoh Ahkmenrah from the films Night at the Museum and Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian.
- Night at the Museum as Pharaoh Ahkmenrah (2006)
- Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian as Pharaoh Ahkmenrah (2009)
- Larry Crowne as Steve Dibiasi (2011)
- The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 2 as Benjamin (2012)
- Gilmore Girls as Andy (2004)
- Over There as Hassan (2005)
- Medium as Timothy Kercher (2005)
- The War at Home as Kenny (2005-2007)
- 24 as Marcos Al-Zacar (2010)
- The Pacific as Merriell "Snafu" Shelton (2010)
- The Legend of Korra as Tahno (2012)