“Captain Phillips” actor Barkhad Abdi talks about his success

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(KTVI) – It’s pretty much unheard of to steal a scene from the legendary actor Tom Hanks, but that’s just what Barkhad Abdi did.  He played the role of “Muse,” the lead Somali pirate in the film, “Captain Phillips.”

It was his very first big screen performance and it earned him a Golden Globe as well as an Oscar nomination for best supporting actor.

He talked to Randi Naughton about all his success.


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