F. Murray Abraham is an American actor born on October 24, 1939 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
He is best known for his Academy Award-winning role as Antonio Salieri in the 1984 film “Amadeus.”
Abraham started his career in theater and made his Broadway debut in the play “The Man in the Glass Booth” in 1968.
He has appeared in over 100 films and TV shows throughout his career, including “Scarface,” “Homeland,” and “Star Trek: Insurrection.”
In addition to acting, Abraham is also a voice actor and has lent his voice to several animated TV shows and movies.
He has received numerous awards and nominations for his work, including a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture Drama for “Amadeus.”
Abraham is of Syrian descent on his father’s side and Italian descent on his mother’s side.
He is also a skilled accordion player and has played the instrument on stage during several theatrical productions.