Name: Barkhad Abdi
Birth Name: 
Barkhad Abdi
Birth Date: 
April 10, 1985
Birth Place: 
Mogadishu, Somalia
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 1092

Queen Latifah & Barkhad Abdi Team Up for “Sweet Brown” Spoof on “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Posted Monday March 3, 2014 1:20 PM GMT

With millions and millions of views on the Internet, Sweet Brown is nothing short of a worldwide sensation.

And last night (March 2) Queen Latifah did her own parody of the YouTube star along with Barkhad Abdi as Barack Obama on “Jimmy Kimmel Live.”


Ireland Baldwin: Selfie Happy at the 2014 Oscars

Posted Monday March 3, 2014 12:05 AM GMT

Having a blast at Hollywood's biggest night, Ireland Baldwin took to the red carpet at the 86th Academy Awards for some hilarious selfies earlier this evening (March 2).

Standing outside the Dolby Theatre, the model coaxed her fellow celebs to join her in some shots she later posted on Instagram.


Barkhad Abdi Hopes for First Oscar Win at 2014 Academy Awards

Posted Sunday March 2, 2014 9:38 PM GMT

When it comes to awards shindigs it doesn’t get any bigger than this, and the 86th Academy Awards welcomed Barkhad Abdi to the red carpet outside Hollywood’s Dolby Theatre earlier tonight (March 2).

The “Captain Phillips” star shyly smiled for the shutterbugs as he navigated through the arrivals area, excited about the evening ahead.


Oscar Nominee Barkhad Abdi Admits Lack of Income

Posted Sunday March 2, 2014 1:50 PM GMT

He'll be toe to toe with some of the biggest players in Hollywood this Sunday (March 2), but Barkhad Abdi recently revealed that fortune hasn't come with his newfound fame.

The "Captain Phillips" star spoke to the New Yorker about what he's been doing since he wrapped filming two years ago.