The intense Rami Malek "I'm a fan" video is now an incredible meme
2 March 2019, 15:51 | Updated: 2 March 2019, 16:07
A video of Rami Malek listing the different things he is a fan of has inspired a ton of hilarious memes and reactions on the internet.
Rami Malek recently nabbed a Best Actor Academy Award for his performance in Bohemian Rhapsody. Now, the internet has awarded him another prestigious title: most meme-worthy performance in a viral video. Fans of the actor have turned a video of him listing things he is "a fan of" into a truly versatile meme.
Rami Malek "I'm a fan of" original video:
The original video is a promotion for Mandarin Oriental Hotels, a luxury chain which other celebrities like Christoph Waltz and Dev Patel have also promoted. In fact, Dev Patel has his own "I'm a fan" video.
Rami's "I'm a fan" video saw him sing the praises of Freddy Mercury, Queen, his mom, tea, "mischief" and other things. The internet found something compelling about Rami's video in particular and the memes started rolling in.
Rami's "I'm a fan" video reminded people of those awkward occasions when you have to introduce yourself.
When I have to introduce myself during orientation for a new job https://t.co/Zw1XAKJfg2— TGB (@twitersgoodboy) March 1, 2019
When you're in a job interview and they ask about your leadership but you misheard the question https://t.co/skyZkr9gF9— matt mcdonald (@UnequalAnt) March 2, 2019
Or when you're searching for topics to discuss.
No one:— kimbo (@KimboFemiSlice) March 2, 2019
Rami Malek: I’m a fan of mischief
Psycho (1960) Dir. Alfred Hitchcock pic.twitter.com/362m0qOcuK— Chandler (@longhairwiteboy) March 1, 2019
The video reminded people of a lot different things, including robots.
why does rami malek move like an animatronic that’s running out of battery?— FREE ARMIE ⛓ (@LupitaXJake) March 1, 2019
I didn't realise Rami Malek had released a dating app video https://t.co/GtPxX9rnic— Cinesthesia (@keylightblog) March 1, 2019
Have yall seen this video of rami malek telling me what hes a fan of pic.twitter.com/5cSHIqbReI— DOG NAMES (@RealDogNames) March 2, 2019
Rami Malek is going to be a great Bond villain pic.twitter.com/V5jF5INtYT— Elias Stein (@elias_stein) March 1, 2019
Of course, at the end of the day, many of us are fans of Rami Malek's work. His meme-worthiness is just another layer of that fandom.