Place of Birth: Trappes, Île-de-France, France
Date of Birth: 20 January, 1978
Ethnicity: Fula Senegalese, Mauritanian
Omar Sy is a French actor and comedian. Very popular in France, he is known for his roles in the films The Intouchables and Two Is a Family, and the series Service après-vente des émissions and Lupin, among many other works. His parents, Diariyatou Dia and Semba Sy, are African, his father from Senegal, of Fula ethnicity, and his mother from Mauritania. Omar is a Muslim.
He is married to Hélène, with whom he has five children.