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Rami Malek Joins the Cast of 'Breaking Dawn'

Rami Malek Joins the Cast of 'Breaking Dawn'

Rami Malek is the newest addition to the cast of the highly anticipated The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2!

The 29-year-old The Pacific actor is looking forward to working with Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart. He said, “I think it’s going to be great. It’s going to be super exciting and I’m thrilled.”

Rami will play Benjamin, a member of the Egyptian coven, who comes to help Bella and the Cullens in the fight against the Volturi.

JJ loved Rami in 24 and The Pacific and we know that he will make a great addition to the Twilight series!

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  • ck_always

    Hahaha Snafu! He was great in The Pacific.

  • Tin

    I think he is a good actor but I believe they are going to mess this movie up when they make it.

  • bell

    only 29 wow, he is not aging well

  • Elisa

    He’s exactly as I pictured Benjamin, great choice!!!!!

  • hanni

    he’s a hot Egyptian

  • Rose

    He was the Prince in Night at the Museum…

  • Carla Börjesson

    Woohoo! Another hunk joins the Twilight Saga! I’m so excited! I love the Twilight series. Breaking Dawn Parts 1 and 2 are going to be amazing! OMG I can’t wait! YEAH, BABY, YEAH!!! :)

  • dee

    love Love LOve LOVe LOVE him in the Pacific! Even though I never care for twilight I might watch it just for him….

  • julie

    Rami Malek(aka angel boy, thats what malek means!!!) will be perfect as benjamin. young charismatic, and power ful after all hes already played a pharoh….. go rami!!!

  • sunrisewalk

    Wow!! He looks just like Benjamin!! He looks just like I pictured Benjamin! I pictured him a bit darker though.

  • Iwillkillyourkittykat

    omg! thats the egyptian guy from night at the museum!! hahahaha

  • N.

    What’s stupid is that there’s never actually a fight. One of the most boring non-eventful endings ever.

  • martha

    He was so good in The Pacific… very compelling and a little bit off beat.

  • Leila

    He is ADORABLE! Love love love the way he speaks. Great actor.

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  • becca

    I’m indifferent to Twilight, but I noticed how hot Rami Malek was in Night at the Museum! And he’s a twin!!!

    That’s just improbable.

  • Samantha

    yaaay,,he’s now vampire,,

  • Mary and Lola