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Alexander Black is a chameleon-like actor who played the 2nd lead opposite Tom Hanks in 'A Hologram for the King', which garnered high critical praise for his performance. In the film 'TIM', he transformed his body twice (by gaining 40 pounds to play Tim and then losing the weight and gaining 15 pounds of muscle to play Tim's Ego). Both characters... See full bio »

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 2016/II Tim (Short)
Tim / Id / Ego & Super Ego
 2016 A Hologram for the King
 2015 30, Debt-Free & Far from Happy (TV Series)
- Blind Date (2015) ... Colin
 2014 Intelligence (TV Series)
SMI Officer
- Secrets of the Secret Service (2014) ... SMI Officer (as Omar Elba)
 2013-2014 Kiss Her I'm Famous (TV Series short)
- The Show (2014) ... Santa (as Omar Elba)
- The Leak (2014) ... Santa (as Omar Elba)
- The Tape (2013) ... Santa (as Omar Elba)
- The Audition (2013) ... Santa (as Omar Elba)
 2013 Ironside (TV Series)
Omar Najibullah
- Uptown Murders (2013) ... Omar Najibullah (as Omar Elba)
 2013 NCIS: Los Angeles (TV Series)
Zaki Faheem
- Purity (2013) ... Zaki Faheem (as Omar Elba)
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 2012 Depression Revolution (Short) (story - as Omar Elba) / (writer - as Omar Elba)
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 2016/II Tim (Short)
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 2016 Hollywood Today Live (TV Series)
- Episode dated 14 April 2016 (2016) ... Himself
 2013 The Muslims Are Coming! (Documentary)
Himself (as Omar Elba)
 2011 Legally Brown (TV Special documentary)
Himself (as Omar Elba)

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Omar Elba


6' 0½" (1.84 m)

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