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FADY ELSAYED was nominated as ‘Best Newcomer’ at the London Film Festival and as ‘Young British Performer of the Year’ at the Critics' Circle Film Awards for his leading and debut film role of ‘Mo’ in the critically acclaimed MY BROTHER THE DEVIL (HeyUGuys). Fady was selected by Peter Bradshaw as a ‘Best Supporting Actor’ awards contender in this ‘muscular and heartfelt…bold and terrifically confident’ independent film with David Rooney of the Hollywood Reporter singling out his performance as ‘strong’ and ‘enormously appealing’.
His further film credits include the ‘beautifully realised and moving take on a British urban thriller’SIXTEEN (BFI) as well as TWENTY8K with Kaya Scodelario and Stephen Dilane, and Lionsgate's BROTHERHOOD. He will next star in A PRIVATE WAR with Jamie Dornan and Rosamund Pike.
For television he is best known for his leading role in CLASS, the BBC3 spin-off of DR WHO, Channel 4’s THE ALIENS, a guest starring role in an episode of BBC series DR WHO, BBC One and Netflix’s ‘near-perfect’ RIVER with Stellan Skarsgård, BBC One’s CITIZEN KHAN, ITV’s LAW AND ORDER: UK and Showtime’s PENNY DREADFUL.