Lebanese actor Nicolas Mouawad posts photos of himself as Abraham in US film 'His Only Son'
Ahram Online, , Saturday 6 Jun 2020
Mouawad posted photos from the Hollywood production on his Facebook page


Lebanese actorNicolas Mouawad has shared with social media users a few photos from the American movie His Only Son, in which he portrays the protagonist Prophet Abraham.

The Hollywood production casted Mouawad in April last year after choosing from 1,700 candidates of numerous nationalities for the role.

The film was scheduled for release this year and set to be screened in numerous international festivals. Due to the coronavirus pandemic and shutdown of numerous cultural venues and the festival postponements, the production company refrained from providing any specific dates.

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"Nicolas Mouawad is a Lebanese film and TV actor working in the United States and the Arab world," reveals the actor's mini bio on IMDb.

"Nicolas has starred in some of the most-watched and critically-acclaimed drama series in Egypt, Lebanon and the UAE, including Hagar Gohanam (Black Widows, 2017), Wannous (2016), and Abriaa Wa Laken (Innocent... However, 2015)."

In His Only Son, Mouawad stars alongsideSara Seyed, Ottavio Taddei and Nicolai Perez.

Written and directed by David Helling, His Only Son is the filmmaker's debut feature.

Heilling is known to have directed a number of short films whose themes touch on religious figures and topics: Christ Tempted (2014), Road to Emmaus (2016) as well as Prelude to the King (2018), a religious drama short about the physical birth of Jesus Christ.

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