Check out the characters from the new series, Tyrant. They are an eclectic cast of characters when two cultures collide.
Tyrant Cast Photo
The cast of Tyrant poses here for an FX promotional photo. The drama premieres in the summer of 2014.
Adam Rayner as Barry
Barry is a pediatrician living in Pasadena who has kept his Abbudin family history a secret. He returns to his family home after 20 years away to attend his nephew's wedding. While there, his father wants him to step into a leadership role in Abbudin.
Jennifer Finnigan as Molly
Molly is Barry's wife and mother of their two children. She's looking forward to meeting her husband's family and hopes he'll open up to her about his past. She's also a successful internist.
Ashraf Barhom as Jamal
Jamal is Barry's older brother and next in line for the presidency. He's a charmer, brutal, and power hungry. He's married to Leila, but has other women on the side. He has a contentious relationship with his brother.
Moran Atias as Leila
Leila is Jamal's wife and she's wickedly smart. She has her own ideas about how the country should be ruled.
Noah Silver as Sammy
Sammy is Barry's 16 year old son. He's drawn to the extravagant lifestyle at the palace and grows closer to his uncle. He's also gay and makes a connection during the wedding despite the dangers of the relationship.