Actor who plays the lead character, Elliot Alderson, in the USA Network series Mr. Robot . The role earned him an Emmy Award for Best Lead Actor in a Drama series in 2016. His film credits include Short Term 12 , Need for Speed , The Master and the Night at the Museum films.
He has a twin brother named Sami and is of Egyptian descent.
He played a role in the TV miniseries The Pacific, which Steven Spielberg executive produced.