An old video of “Euphoria” actor Angus Cloud working as a waiter in a restaurant has gone viral on social media. The video shows him at one of the eateries of American restaurant chain Waffle House and fans can’t get over how his life changed.
“Wow, four years ago Fez was my waiter at my birthday brunch in Brooklyn,” TikTok user @just.darleen said in a post last week. In the 2018 video, Cloud can be seen clearing Darleen’s table. “This is amazing @Angus Cloud fast forward now you’re a star on Euphoria,” the post further said.
The video immediately went viral, with 26.9 million views, according to American publications.
“Euphoria” first aired in 2019 and before that, Cloud didn’t have must acting experience. Speaking about his life on A24 Podcast last month, Cloud said he was just walking down the street when the show’s staff spotted him. “Before I started this, acting, I was getting $7.50 an hour at a Waffle House, bro,” the 23-year-old said.
Cloud plays the character of Fezco, a drug dealer, in “Euphoria”, who is also sweet and sensitive. He appeared in the first season of the show in 2019 and the character became an instant hit.
His popularity soared after season 2 of the show aired in early January.
The second season explained how “Fez” – as he is popularly called – got involved with his current line of work. “Euphoria” shows that his grandmother was a drug dealer and taught him everything there was to know about the business.
When Fez’s grandmother collapsed, he took over her business. The how is based on and Israeli television series.
Cloud recently revealed that he has landed movie roles and is set to star in a thriller called The Line, alongside Halle Bailey and Alex Wolff.
Euphoria currently streams on HBO Max.