Have you ever wondered who you watched in Mo Netflix cast? A program about asylum seekers in America, generational pain, and cultural dislocation does not seem like the makings of a comic comedy, however, Netflix’s Mo manages to do so while also bringing awareness to the difficulties of being an immigrant in this country thanks to the Mo Netflix cast.
Based on the life of comic Mo Amer and Ramy Youssef, Mo explores the life of a Palestinian family in Houston with a pending asylum case and expenses to pay, and Amer plays the title character in the Mo Netflix cast. Mo Najjar does odd jobs to support his family, which includes his mother Yusra, and brother Sameer.
Mo is sacked from long-standing employment owing to his refugee status in the 1st episode, which sets the tone for the remaining seven episodes. He obtains a job at a strip joint, becomes increasingly reliant on lean, has many run-ins with immigration attorneys, and effectively conceals all of this.
Mohammed Amer as Mo Najjar
Mohammed Mustafa Amer is a stand-up comedian from Palestine whose Netflix comedy show Mo Amer: The Vagabond and his involvement as one-third of the comic group Allah Made Me Funny made him famous. He also co-starred in the Hulu sitcom Ramy as Ramy’s cousin Mo, who operates a restaurant, for 2 seasons, opposite comedian Ramy Youssef, and also he plays Black Adam. He produced and appears in the Netflix television program Mo.
The show, which was published in August 2022, is partially based on his personal experiences growing up as a refugee. Amer’s father, a telecom engineer, joined them in the United States 2 years later, in 1992 and Amer attended Piney Point Elementary School while his elder brothers went abroad. Omar, one of his brothers, is a pilot, while another has a PhD in biology. Mo Netflix cast member Amer is 41 years old and divorced, but his ex-partner is not known to the public.
Teresa Ruiz as Maria
Teresa Ruiz López is a Mexican-American actress who was born on December 21, 1988, and is well recognized for her role as cartel queen Isabella Bautista in Narcos: Mexico’s first 2 seasons. She has won multiple Best Actress honors throughout the world and is a Lifetime Member of the Actors Studio. Teresa Ruiz grew raised in Los Angeles, California after being born in Santiago Matatlan.
Ruiz was asked to join the Actors Studio by the late Martin Landau in 2013: The Actors Studio is a professional actor membership organization founded by Al Pacino and situated in New York City. Ruiz studied method acting with Martin Landau as well as renowned acting educators there. Mo Netflix cast member Ruiz is 33 years old, was born on December 21, 1988, and is single.
Omar Elba as Sameer Najjar
Omar Elba is an Egyptian-American actor best known for co-starring in the film A Hologram for the King with Tom Hanks, but he also had a recurring role as Mark Green in the Limetown television series. Omar plays Sameer, a character with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) who has difficulty fitting in, in Mo. In preparation for the part, he studied individual ASD patients in great detail with a Behavioral Therapist, and Omar is also a neurodivergent, disclosing that he was officially diagnosed with autism in his late 30s. Mo Netflix cast member Elba is 39 years old and single.
Tobe Nwigwe as Nick
Tobechukwu Dubem “Tobe” Nwigwe is a rapper, singer, and actor from the United States who co-stars in the Netflix television series Mo and was nominated for Best New Artist at the 65th Grammy Awards in 2022. Nwigwe comes from Houston’s Alief area in the American state of Texas and he is of Nigerian origin and belongs to the Igbo ethnic group. He played high school football before transferring to the University of North Texas, the NFL was considering him for the draft, however, a Lisfranc ligament damage prevented him from continuing.
Martica “Fat” Nwigwe is his wife, they have three children, and Mo Netflix cast member Nwigwe is 35 years old.
Lee Eddy as Lizzie Horowitz
Mo Netflix cast member Lee Eddy is a stage actor, comedian, and writer best known for her work on the television shows Red vs Blue and Camp Camp. She was born in Shreveport where she was a member of The Peter Pan Players as a kid, and now she is a frequent performer in Austin. In The Austin Chronicle’s Reader polls in 2004, 2005, and 2006, Eddy was chosen Best Actress in Austin, and she is a regular collaborator with Rooster Teeth, having voiced Four Seven Niner in Red vs Blue, Gwen in their animated comedy Camp Camp, and Lex in their live-action drama Day 5.
Mo Netflix cast member Eddy is 43 years old and is married to Macon Blair, an actor, and screenwriter, and they have a son named Buck.