Amro Salama is making his Lookingglass Theatre debut. Chicago theatrical credits include: Yasmina’s Necklace (Goodman Theatre, 2017), Alias Grace (Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, 2017), Jeff Award Nominated Yasmina’s Necklace (16th Street Theater, 2016) and understudying the role of Amir in Disgraced (Goodman Theatre, 2016). Other theatrical credits include: Pulitzer Prize Nominated Omnium Gatherum (Theatricum Botanicum, LA), On Caring For The Beast (Cornerstone Theater Company, LA), SubUrbia (Pacific Resident Theater, Los Angeles), Yasmina’s Necklace (Mustard Seed Theatre, St. Louis), Sarah’s War (The Hudson Theatre, LA), Middle East Comedy Festival (ACME Comedy, LA), and Salam Shalom (Whitmore Lindley Theatre Center, LA). TV credits include: the recurring role of Habib on Showtime’s The Chi and starring roles on Chicago PD, Modern Family, Free Agents, Chicago Justice, Shameless, Children’s Hospital, Law and Order, and Suite Life on Deck. Film credits include: Tariq Husseini in the Ed Zwick directed film The Siege, the Apostle Thomas in Vertical Church Film’s Good Friday, and Farid in the soon to be released to film festivals What Remains.
Bio as of 2018