While at NYU, appeared in productions of "Blues for an Alabama Sky", "The School for Scandal", "A Lie of the Mind", "A Doll's House", "Monkey in the Middle", "The Merchant of Venice", "The New Place" and "Secret Injury, Secret Revenge".
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Mahershalalhashbaz Ali | Mahershala Karim-Ali
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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The work that I do with all of my characters is have some sense of where they come from. I kind of create my own story for myself. What's going on with my parents? Are they alive? Or family - do I have children? Do you see those things or not?
His Oscar win for Moonlight
(2016) marked the first time a Muslim actor won an Academy Award.