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1. Keanu Reeves Keanu Reeves Actor, The Matrix Keanu Reeves, whose first name means "cool breeze over the mountains" in Hawaiian, was born in Beirut, Lebanon in 1964, the son of English-born Patricia Taylor, a showgirl, and American-born Samuel Nowlin Reeves, a geologist. Keanu's father was born in Hawaii, of British, Portuguese, Native Hawaiian...
2. Yasmine Al Massri Yasmine Al Massri Actress, Caramel Yasmine Al Massri is an international actress, contemporary artist and dancer. Born in Lebanon, from a Palestinian father and an Egyptian mother. At age 20, she moved to Paris to study, and graduated from the prestigious L'Ecole des Beaux Arts de Paris in Multimedia and live performances. Her artistic interdisciplinary career began in dancing...
3. Nick E. Tarabay Nick E. Tarabay Actor, Star Trek Into Darkness Nick Emad Tarabay is a Lebanese-American actor. He is best known for portraying Ashur on the Starz TV series Spartacus. Tarabay was born in Beirut, Lebanon to a large family. His mother and father still reside in Lebanon as does his younger brother and a large extended family of cousins, uncles and aunts...
4. Haaz Sleiman Haaz Sleiman Actor, The Visitor Haaz Sleiman was born and raised in Lebanon. He moved to the United States when he was twenty-one years old, and he developed a love for acting in film, television and theater. His breakout role was "Tarek" in the award-winning film The Visitor. He was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for his performance...
5. Howard Hesseman Howard Hesseman Actor, Turkeys Away Howard Hesseman has been a leading counter-culture figure since the late 1960s. He was a member of the improv group, "the Committee", for ten years in the sixties and seventies. He has been a character actor for many years on different television shows since the 1960s, and took small parts in The Andy Griffith Show...
6. Mia Tyler Mia Tyler Actress, Rush Hour 3 Daughter of Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler and is the younger half-sister of Liv Tyler, as they both have different mothers. Her mother is Cyrinda Foxe. Mia has 2 other siblings who are again from a different mother but same father. They are Chelsea Tallarico & Taj Tallarico. Teresa Barrick is the mother of those 2 children...
7. Fares Fares Fares Fares Actor, Zero Dark Thirty Began his acting career in Sweden 2000 with the movie "Jalla! Jalla!". He has been acting in both comedies as well as action movies. He has been acting in theater as well as some TV productions. In 2012, Mr. Fares started his Hollywood career co-starring with Denzel Washington in the movie "Safe house".
8. Nadine Labaki Nadine Labaki Actress, Caramel
9. Amal Clooney Amal Clooney Self, The 2015 Golden Globe Awards
10. Mika Mika Soundtrack, Kick-Ass
11. Delphine Seyrig Delphine Seyrig Actress, Last Year at Marienbad Delphine was born in Beirut on the 10th April 1932 into an intellectual Protestant family. Her Alsatian father, Henri Seyrig, was the director of the Archaeological Institute and later France's cultural attaché in New York during World War Two. Her Swiss mother, Hermine De Saussure, was an adept of Rousseau's theories...
12. Arsinée Khanjian Arsinée Khanjian Actress, Felicia's Journey
13. Jeremy Long Jeremy Long Writer, Turk Berain and the Missing It Jeremy Long is a writer, actor and comic, perhaps best known for his 2014 documentary film Tenacity and Gratitude: The Frank Cotolo Story (2014). Jeremy was born in Pennsylvania and graduated from Palmyra Area High School in 2010, at which point he furthered his education at Penn State University, majoring in film with a minor in theater...
14. Time Winters Time Winters Actor, Thinner
15. Peter Macdissi Peter Macdissi Actor, The Losers Born in Beirut, Lebanon, of Lebanese and Armenian heritage, Macdissi graduated from the Institut De Beaux Arts before moving to Europe. After relocating to the US at the age of 22, he enrolled in the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute in Los Angles. In addition to his acting skills Macdissi speaks French...
16. Mario Kassar Mario Kassar Producer, Terminator 2: Judgment Day At 18 years old, Mario Kassar made his first film which led him to team with Hungarian Andrew G. Vajna shortly thereafter. The two moved to Los Angeles in the mid 1970s to begin their career as filmmakers, and Kassar quickly became known as a creative producer in the L.A. motion pictures industry; also noted as one of the inventors of the foreign market and co-pro financing...
17. Lee Majdoub Lee Majdoub Actor, Underworld: Awakening
18. Mia Khalifa Mia Khalifa Actress, Mia Khalifa Khalifa was born in Beirut, Lebanon and moved with her family to the United States in 2000.She moved to Montgomery County, Maryland as a teenager and attended Northwest High School. A few years later she graduated from the University of Texas at El Paso with a Bachelor of Arts degree in history.
19. Phil Simms Phil Simms Self, LT: The Life & Times
20. Peter Deming Peter Deming Cinematographer, Mulholland Dr.
21. Josef Fares Josef Fares Director, Kopps Josef Fares was born in Lebanon in 1977 but moved to Örebro in Sweden when he was 10. He now lives in Stockholm.
22. Irene White Irene White Actress, The Green Hornet
23. Gabriel Yared Gabriel Yared Composer, The Talented Mr. Ripley Gabriel Yared stopped his law studies at the age of 20 to work as a professional music composer. He studied with Henri Dutilleux and Maurice Ohana. He worked as a composer, orchestrator or producer for such singers as Françoise Hardy, Charles Aznavour, Gilbert Bécaud and Mireille Mathieu. He made his film debut in 1980 with the score for Jean-Luc Godard's Every Man for Himself...
24. Kahlil Gibran Kahlil Gibran Writer, The Prophet Khalil Gibran (Full Arabic name : Gibran Khalil Gibran) is a Lebanese poet, painter, writer, philosopher, theologian and visual artist, born in Bsharri, Lebanon. He left Lebanon with his mother on June 25, 1895. Where he died after a successful writing career. Gibran was honored in Lebanon, among other countries, like the Khalil Gebran park in Bucharest, Romania..
25. Razane Jammal Razane Jammal Actress, A Walk Among the Tombstones Razane Jammal began her acting at the age of 6 under the tutorship of Mme Choghig and Nagy Souraty. Her natural born talent was noticed and she was cast in practically every production at school and continued equally throughout her high school years. At the age of 15, Razane was scouted into the modeling world and her professional life spiraled and she was much in demand...
26. Serj Tankian Serj Tankian Soundtrack, Body of Lies
27. Elie Samaha Elie Samaha Producer, The Boondock Saints
28. Kent Poole Kent Poole Actor, Hoosiers
29. Alek Keshishian Alek Keshishian Director, Love and Other Disasters
30. Piter Marek Piter Marek Actor, Sex and the City 2 Piter is an actor who has appeared in Broadway productions such as "Disgraced" with Josh Radnor & Gretchen Mol. He has played in "Cyrano" with Kevin Kline, Jennifer Garner and Chris Sarandon. Shakespeare in the Park with Sam Waterston, Andre Braugher and Michael Stuhlbarg. TV credits include, Nikita...
31. James Philbrook James Philbrook Actor, I Want to Live!
32. Sharon Wyatt Sharon Wyatt Actress, General Hospital
33. Winter Jones Winter Jones Actor, American Dreamz Winter Jones is an Assyrian-American and Chicago's Lincoln Square native. It was Chicago where he started auditioning for roles in the local theatre houses to gain experience. Like most young aspiring actors, Winter enrolled in a college that would provide him with the skills necessary to develop a career in show business...
34. Fiona Gaunt Fiona Gaunt Actress, View of a Dead Planet
35. Haifa Wehbe Haifa Wehbe Actress, Rouh's Beauty
36. Sam Kalidi Sam Kalidi Miscellaneous Crew, Iron Man Sam Kalidi was born in Beirut, Lebanon, and raised in Paris, France. He speaks, reads, and writes fluent Parisian, French, English and Arabic. Sam holds a Masters in Clinical Psychology from Boston University, a Bachelors in Communication Arts from the American University of Paris and has attended the HB Studio...
37. Anthony Waller Anthony Waller Director, An American Werewolf in Paris British citizen, Anthony Waller, was born in October 1959 in Beirut, Lebanon to English parents. He grew up both in the Middle East and England. As an 11 year-old, Anthony started experimenting with Super-8 film. While still in his early teens, three of his animated films were finalists in two international film competitions sponsored and televised by the BBC...
38. Dom Joly Dom Joly Self, Being Dom Joly
39. Natasha Hovey Natasha Hovey Actress, Demons
40. Brandi Engel Brandi Engel Actress, My Bloody Valentine
41. Gino Salvano Gino Salvano Actor, True Lies Born in Beirut, Lebanon he was blessed with an old fashioned family whose loving attention was centered on three sisters and Gino, as the bearer of the family name. Even the tragic effects of a civil war at the age of 13, never halted his determination to start a successful career that included education as an architect and draftsman fulfilling the wishes of a vigilant mother...
42. Antonella Lualdi Antonella Lualdi Actress, Leda
43. Jalal Merhi Jalal Merhi Producer, The Circuit 2: The Final Punch Jalal Merhi is recognized worldwide as a premiere action-film producer / director after successfully delivering over 20 films worldwide within a decade, and numerous short film projects. Born in Brazil from to Lebanese parents, Jalal emigrated to Canada to study and eventually built an extension of his family jewelry business...
44. Joe El Rady Joe El Rady Actor, The Last Boy Scout Holds a degree in International Relations from Stanford University. Studied Romantic Poetry under William Wordsworth's grandnephew, Jonathan Wordsworth, at Oxford University. Studies acting at Milton Katselas' Beverly Hills Playhouse.
45. Joseph Makkar Joseph Makkar Actor, G.I. Jane From Down and Out in Beverly Hills to his Bio Single Person Show, "What are The Odds?", Joseph Makkar continues to see the value of story telling. Joseph received a scholarship to acting school at the ripe age of ten, and he continued on to perform in the theatre as well as in films. Joseph's education was sponsored by the three prolific aerospace and research firms (McDonald Douglas...
46. Danielle Arbid Danielle Arbid Director, In the Battlefields
47. Christopher Newman Christopher Newman Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
48. Hovik Keuchkerian Hovik Keuchkerian Actor, Scorpion in Love Born in Beirut (Libano), his family moved to Madrid (Spain) when he was three years-old. His father was Armenian and his mother is Spanish (from Navarra). He became a boxer and was twice Spanish Heavy Weight Champion. After quitting boxing he started a new career as stand-up comedian and writer (he has published four books, the last of them entitled Resiliente).
49. Sean Morelli Sean Morelli Actor, The Corpse Grinders 2 Sean Morelli was born in Lebanon, Oregon, the son of an Evangelist Father and a Writer for a Mother. Growing up he was athletically inclined, and he went on to play college basketball. Shortly thereafter he had a brief stint modeling for NIKE which in turn led to acting, which has proven to be his true passion...
50. Jo Collins Jo Collins Actress, Lord Love a Duck Lovely and sultry brunette Jo Collins was born Janet Canoy on August 5, 1945 in Lebanon, Oregon. She's of half Spanish and half Norwegian descent. Jo graduated from North Eugene High School in Eugene, Oregon. Collins was discovered by "Playboy" while working as a page for the TV game show "Queen for...
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