Who Is Zeeko Zaki?
Zeeko Zaki may not be the most famous face on TV right now, but he is definitely on the way. Born in Egypt and raised in the USA, Zaki made his acting debut in 2012.
He is best known for his role of Omar Adom "O. A." Zidan on crime drama television show FBI.
How It All Started? His Career Details And Net Worth
Zaki was intrigued by the acting world when he was in his freshman year of high school; Unionville High School. He saw the production of Seussical and found out what he actually wanted to do in his life.
He later started acting in the local community theatre group Unionville Players. The six feet four inches tall actor initially started working in the minor roles in films and TV shows until his big break on the show FBI.
He first appeared in TV shows like Homeland, Revolution for an episode. Then Zaki appeared in shows such as Six and 24: Legacy where he was a recurring character and performed for 7 to 8 episodes.
Finally, after a few years, in 2018, he got his big break. He was cast in the main role of Omar Adom "OA" Zidan on FBI and its spin-off FBI: Most Wanted. The latter will be aired in the year 2020.
He has also made into the big screen and appeared in minor roles in movies like Stuck in Love, Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip, Escape Plan 2: Hades.
How Much Is He Worth?
As of 2019, the promising actor Zaki's net worth is estimated to be $1 million. He is still in the early phase of his career and has a long way to go.
He started his career from a minor role mostly in the guest appearance, and as per the source, in the USA, per one day shoot, an actor can charge from $1000 - 3000 per ep.
Similarly, as per the PayScale, in an average, an actor earns $19.72 per hour with $1,006 additional bonus, $8,000 commission and $600 in profit sharing.
Zaki currently works at CBS, and, at the initial phase, the actor, charge between $100,000-$300,000. The salary also varies as per the success and audience reviews. While working at the same channel, Ashton Kutcher was paid $700,000 for his role on Two and a Half Men.
Zeeko Zaki Emigrated To America At One Month Of Age
Zaki was born in Alexandria, Egypt and emigrated to the United States when he was a month old. He was later raised in West Chester, Pennsylvania with his two siblings; a brother and a sister. His mother works at a salon, and his father is a stylist.
As for education, he attended Unionville High School and briefly ent to Temple University until he decided to concentrate on his acting career fully.
Is Zeeko Zaki Married?
Well, there is good news ladies, seems like the dashing actor is still single.
He has always preferred a low-key life and his relationship status is a big mystery right now. However, if we believe the sources, he is very much single and is focused on his acing job right now.
- He actually started acting because he loved the cheering and the attention of the people.
- Zaki signed up to participate in a high school production of Beauty and the Beast.
- He took the acting break during his college while he studied business; however, he could not stay away from the magic of acting for a long time.
- The 29-year-old actor is a practising Muslim.
- He speaks both Arabic and English fluently.