Malik Fortner is originally from Michigan. He moved to Omaha in 2010 where he found his love for acting in a high school production of Gift of the Magi. He has been involved in professional theater and filmmaking since 2016. Malik is very excited to have the chance to be a part of another show this season at The Rose. Malik has been seen in Penguin Problems (The Rose), Walk the Night (Blue Barn), Love and Information (Apollon), Tamurrud (Film), Chit (Film). He is also an ensemble member of Kerfuffle and has been featured in a few local commercials. When he is not prepping for a show Malik, enjoys crafting cosplays, playing board games with his roommates, watching anime and playing video games. Always believe in the me that believes in you!