Barkhad Abdi

What I believe will make my acting career successful going forward is hard work. I like to challenge myself. Then it’s the people I meet and choosing the projects I want to work on correctly. There’s a lot of characters I can play.

“What I believe will make my acting career successful going forward is hard work. I like to challenge myself. Then it’s the people I meet … Read More

When I was leaving Yemen to come to America, things were tough. My dad had just been laid off, and it was a challenge. When I lived in Yemen, I thought America was a perfect place. Everything was bigger and better. I dreamed big. The American dream, you know? You have to work hard for your dream to come true.

“When I was leaving Yemen to come to America, things were tough. My dad had just been laid off, and it was a challenge. When … Read More