Amin El Gamal, born March 31, 1986 in Palo Alto, California, USA, is an actor. He plays Kahlid Salim, also known by the alias "Amen", in the HBO series The Newsroom. He co-stars in the first season episode "Amen". He had the title roles in the short films The Strange Case of Salman abd al Haqq (2007) and Who Is Candy Bernardino? (2010).