F. Murray Abraham

F. Murray Abraham (born Murray Abraham; October 24, 1939) is an American actor. He became widely known during the 1980s after winning the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as Antonio Salieri in Amadeus (1984). He has appeared in many roles, both leading and supporting, in films such as All the President's Men (1976), Scarface (1983), The Name of the Rose (1986),Finding Forrester (2000), Inside Llewyn Davis (2013) and The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014). He is also known for his television and theatre work and is now a regular cast member on the award-winning TV series Homeland.

Known For


Cast Credits

Chimerica (2019)
Starring as Frank Sams (4 episodes)
The Orville (2017)
Guest starring as Chairman
  • Episode 2x12: Sanctuary (Apr 11, 2019) [Special Guest Star]
Road to 9/11 (2017)
Starring as Narrator (3 episodes)
The Good Fight (2017)
Guest starring as Burl Preston
  • Episode 2x05: Day 436 (Apr 1, 2018)
Elementary (2012)
Guest starring as Daniel Gottlieb
Homeland (2011)
Starring as Dar Adal (34 episodes)
Guest starring as Dar Adal (6 episodes)
Blue Bloods (2010)
Guest starring as Leon Goodwin
  • Episode 2x12: The Job (Feb 3, 2012)
The Good Wife (2009)
Guest starring as Burl Preston (3 episodes)
The Hire (2001)
Guest starring as Airport Guru
  • Episode 2x02: Ticker (Oct 17, 2002)
Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)
Guest starring as Ayatollah
  • Episode 9x10: Fatwa! (Dec 3, 2017)
Marco Polo (1982)
Starring as Jacopo
All In the Family (1971)
Guest starring as Clerk
Mythic Quest ()
Starring as TBA
Oscars (1953)
Guest starring as F. Murray Abraham (2 episodes)