Barkhad Abdi: From Mpls. Limo Driver To Oscar Nominated Actor Minnesota will be well represented at this year’s Academy Awards ceremony. The most notable is former Minneapolis limo driver Barkhad Abdi, who was discovered by the producers of Captain Phillips. Abdi, who had never acted before, is nominated for Best Supporting Actor.
10-18-13 Twilight Star On The Morning News With Dave Lee!Chaske Spencer in town for the Twin Cities Film Festival, talks with Dave Lee.