May Calamawy

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May Calamawy
Born
May El Calamawy[1][2]

(1986-10-28) October 28, 1986 (age 35)[3][4]
Alma materEmerson College (BA)
OccupationActress
Years active2006–present
Notable work

May El Calamawy (Arabic: مي القلماوي, Egyptian Arabic pronunciation: [mˤɑjj (el) ʔælæmæːwiː];[6] born October 28, 1986)[4] is an Egyptian-Palestinian actress.[7][8] She has worked and lived in the United States since 2015.[9] She is known for her roles in the American television series Ramy as Dena Hassan and Moon Knight as Layla El-Faouly.[7]

References[change | change source]

  1. "May El Calamawy". Time Out Dubai. September 14, 2011. Archived from the original on April 3, 2022. Retrieved April 6, 2022.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Vivarelli, Nick (February 21, 2014). "International Star You Should Know: May El Calamawy". Variety. Archived from the original on June 6, 2021. Retrieved June 5, 2021.
  3. "May Calamawy". Rotten Tomatoes. Archived from the original on April 2, 2022. Retrieved April 2, 2022.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Phillips, Olivia (November 5, 2020). "May Calamawy On Dena Hassan, Double-Standards and Her Dedication To Sharing Real Female Arab Stories". Harper's Bazaar Arabia. Archived from the original on October 1, 2021. Retrieved June 5, 2021.
  5. "Bahraini actress May Calamawy joins 'Moon Knight' cast". Asia Newsday. January 14, 2021. Archived from the original on April 6, 2022. Retrieved April 6, 2022.
  6. "مي القلماوي تنضم لـ محمد دياب في مسلسله العالمي". darelhilal.com. 14 January 2021. Archived from the original on April 4, 2022. Retrieved April 4, 2022.
  7. 7.0 7.1 Vary, Adam B. (March 30, 2022). "How 'Moon Knight' Sends Marvel Studios Into the Unknown: 'We're Creating a Whole New Thing'". Variety. Archived from the original on April 3, 2022. Retrieved April 6, 2022.
  8. Calamawy, May (June 11, 2020). "Sharing My Alopecia Helped Me Set New Expectations for Myself". Glamour. Archived from the original on June 5, 2021. Retrieved June 5, 2021.
  9. "Dubai resident to Marvel star: It's 'Moon Knight' actress May Calamawy's time to shine". The National. Archived from the original on April 3, 2022. Retrieved April 6, 2022.