‘Aladdin’ Star Mena Massoud Speaks Out After Billion Dollar Hit Fails to Land Him Auditions

Published on Dec 03, 2019

‘Aladdin’ Star Mena Massoud Speaks Out After Billion Dollar Hit Fails to Land Him Auditions

Landing the lead in Disney’s live-action “Aladdin” should have been an extraordinary big break for any young actor in Hollywood, especially after the film grossed over $1 billion worldwide, but that’s not the case for Mena Massoud. The 28-year-old actor gets brutally honest in a new interview with The Daily Beast about life after “Aladdin.” Massoud reveals that since “Aladdin” opened in May and grossed $1.05 billion around the world, he has yet to land a single audition. As the actor puts it, “The big truth is I haven’t really seen a big anything from it.”

“I’m kind of tired of staying quiet about it,” Massoud says. “I want people to know that it’s not always dandelions and roses when you’re doing something like ‘Aladdin’. ‘He must have made millions. He must be getting all these offers.’ It’s none of those things. I haven’t

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Author: Zack Sharf