Canadian actor Mena Massoud is one of the famous actors, known as a cast in Disney’s live-action remake of Aladdin. With an outstanding height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 meters), his innocent face and sweetness attracted the audience. Mena Massoud leads a healthy lifestyle as a vegan and fitness fanatic.
Mena Massoud Bio, Age & Ethnicity
Mena Massoud's bio reveals that he was born on 17 September 1991 in Cairo, Egypt. He holds Canadian nationality and embraces Egyptian ethnicity. He moved to Canada when he was three years of age alongside his sister Margaret and his Egyptian-Coptic Christian parents. Mena is very close to his family and often shares their pictures on his social media sites.
Mena Massoud spends quality time with his sister Margaret on 3 March 2017 (Photo: Mena Massoud's Instagram)
Talking about his education, he attended St. Brother Andre Catholic High School. During his high school, he was a member of the Ontario Basketball Association.
Furthermore, he started at the University of Toronto and later transferred to an arts program at Ryerson University. After he got accepted by Ryerson, he left the University of Toronto, and since then he has not looked back.
Movies & TV Shows
Upon graduation, Mena worked in his acting skills and learned everything about the entertainment industry. When he was new in the acting field, he got his first role in the TV show, Nikita where Mena portrayed as Al Qaeda. Since then, he has appeared in several TV shows.
But his turning point came when he got his first break starring in ABC Spark and Teen Nick’s mystery-drama television series, Open Heart. In the show, Mena played as Jared Malik and captivated the audience with his talent. After his first break, he got prominent roles in several movies and TV shows like Let’s Rap, Saving Hope, Ordinary Days, and Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan. One of his highly anticipated series was Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan where Mena starred as Tarek Kassar.
Also after an extensive worldwide search and multiple auditions, he landed the coveted role of Aladdin in the Disney live-action remake of Aladdin directed by Guy Ritchie. He can also be seen in the feature film, Strange But True, directed by Rowan Athale and produced by Fred Berger.
Mena Massoud Dating / Girlfriend
When it comes to his dating life, there is only so much to say. He doesn't have a long history of girlfriends behind him. The only romantic affair that he made public was when he was dating Carly Sellen. But he has already broken up with his then-girlfriend.
As of now, it seems like he is single and focusing on his new projects. In one of his latest series, Aladdin, he co-stars with his movie-girlfriend, Naomi Scott who plays the role of Jasmine.
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His charming personality would bring him any girl, but he is waiting for the right one with whom he can share the wedding vows.