Lyla is played by May Calamawy in Moonknight. Viewers are anticipating her appearance in the series.
Moonknight, a Disney+ series, will launch on March 30, 2022. And the audience is already glued to their televisions. Lyla is one of the characters who has already made an impression on them.
In Moonknight, Who Plays Layla? Is It May Calamawy?
May Calamawy, an Egyptian-Palestinian actress, portrays Lyla. She appears in the Disney+ drama Moon Knight, which was recently released.
Layla El-Faouly was a Spector archaeologist and explorer in the past. She is thought to have been in a long-term relationship with Marc.
Layla has been hunting for March for months, and a phone call to a man named Steven confirms it. She dials his number and inquires as to why he has not contacted her in months. The man on the other end of the line, however, does not recognise her.
Furthermore, he is baffled as to why she refers to him as Marc when his name is Steven. As a result, netizens speculate that she could be his ex-wife or a long-distance lover who hasn’t heard from him in a long time.
Despite this, many fans believe she will play a key role in the series based on the teaser and a glimpse of her character in the first episode.
Here’s What We Know About May Calamawy
May Calamawy was born in Bahrain in 1986 to an Egyptian father and a Jordanian Palestinian mother. She graduated from Bahraini high school and relocated to Boston, Massachusetts, to pursue her father’s goal of studying industrial design.
She, on the other hand, defied her father’s wishes and sought a career in acting. She applied to Emerson College and was accepted, receiving a B.A. in theatrical studies. She has also studied at the William Esper Studio in New York City.
She began her acting career with short films, according to Wikipedia. She performed in the New York Arab American Comedy Festival after graduating from college.
Tobe Hooper’s Djinn, the first horror film made in the United Arab Emirates, was one of her major roles. In 2017, she appeared in cameo roles in The Long Road Home and The Brave, as well as guest-starring roles in Madam Secretary.
In 2021, she co-starred in the film Together Together with Ed Helms and Patti Harrison. Her current role as Lyla in the Disney+ drama Moon Knight, which launched on March 30, 2022, is helping her break into people’s hearts.
How Does Layla Aka May Calmawy Meet Marc?
Lyla, aka May Calmawy, has yet to reveal how she meets Marc. She phones Steven several times in the first episode of the series, and when he picks up the phone, she addresses him as March.
He has no idea why she calls him March or what kind of relationship he has with her. As a result, the tale behind them has yet to be revealed. However, we expect to learn more about their past as the show airs.