Disney+ just aired the penultimate episode of Moon Knight. In 5 episodes, the series managed to grab everyone’s attention. Safe to say, it’s a success.
The plot is gripping and well written. The story and adaptation of Egyptian gods and mythology does wonders for the show. Finally, it’s the actors who bring it all together and make the show so fascinating to watch. We take a closer look at the people behind the characters onscreen. What do you think of them? What performance did you like the most? Let us know in the comments section below.
1. Oscar Isaac – Marc Spector/Steven Grant in Moon Knight
Major Movies/TV Shows: Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017), X-Men: Apocalypse (2016), Show Me a Hero (2015)
Isaac was born in Guatemala and raised in Miami, Florida. He has had a very successful career so far and has given an amazing performance in Moon Knight so far.
2. Mai Calamawy – Layla El-Faouly
Main Movies/TV Shows: Ramy (2019-2020), The Brave (2017), Meet Cute (2021)
Calamawy plays Layla El-Faouly in the Disney+ series. She is an Egyptian-Palestinian actress. She is also known for her role in National Geographic’s The Long Road Home, among other productions mentioned.
3. Ethan Hawke – Arthur Harrow in Moon Knight
Major Movies/TV Shows: The Northman (2022), Boyhood (2014), Training Day (2001)
Hawke who plays Arthur Harrow in Moon Knight was born in Austin, Texas. He got his breakthrough role in Dead Poets Society (1989). Since then he has appeared in many productions and done some acting. He earned several nominations for his role in the movie Boyhood (2014).
4. F. Murray Abraham – Khonshu
Major Movies/TV Shows: Amadeus (1984), Mythic Quest (2020-21), The White Lotus (2022)
He is an Oscar-winning actor who has had a long and illustrious career. He has directed numerous commercials and voice-overs. Abraham remains a critically acclaimed actor with an impressive filmography.
5. David Ganly – Plays Billy in Moon Knight
Major Movies/TV Shows: Space Truckers (1996), Window’s Peak (1994), Body of Lies (2008)
David Ganly is an actor and is best known for his work in Body of Lies (2008) and Space Truckers (1996)
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6. Fernanda Andrade: who plays Marc Spector’s mother
Main Movies/TV Shows: The Devil Inside (2012), Sons of Anarchy (2008)
Marc and Randall Spector’s mother is Wendy Spector. She is played by Fernanda Andrade in the series. Wendy grew bitter and abusive towards young Marc Spector after his brother’s death. Fernanda Andrade was born in Brazil and is an actress and producer.
Who voices the hippopotamus-headed goddess Tawaret in Moon Knight?
The hippopotamus-headed goddess, Tawaret, is the goddess of childbirth and fertility. She is voiced by Antonia Salib in the series. In Episode 5, she guided Marc Spector and Steven Grant through the Duat.
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Moon Knight: Final Episode Streaming Details
The show airs on the Disney+ streaming service.
Season 1 of the series would consist of 6 episodes. Each episode lasts 40 to 50 minutes.
New episodes are released every Wednesday. Moon Knight’s season finale premieres May 4, 2022, exclusively on Disney+.
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