Awards : Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 19 nominations.
Creators : Ari Katcher, Ryan Welch, Ramy Youssef
Casts : Ramy Youssef, Amr Waked, Mohammed Amer
Ramy, the son of Egyptian immigrants, is on a spiritually conflicting journey in his New Jersey neighborhood, pulled between his Muslim community that thinks life is a constant test, his millennial friends who think life is full of endless possibilities, and a God who’s always watching.
Did You Know?
1. In real life, Hiam Abbass who plays Ramy’s mother is thirteen years older than Amr Waked who plays the father.
2. Lindsay Lohan, who supposedly converted to Islam in 2017, was originally going to appear in season 2 after creator and star Ramy Youssef talked to her about a role and she agreed to do it. But Youssef stop hearing from her days before her scenes were supposed to shoot, so he assumed that she wasn’t going to do it.