Birth Place Matching "Beirut, Lebanon" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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1. Keanu Reeves

Actor | The Matrix

Keanu Charles Reeves, whose first name means "cool breeze over the mountains" in Hawaiian, was born September 2, 1964 in Beirut, Lebanon. He is the son of Patricia Taylor, a showgirl and costume designer, and Samuel Nowlin Reeves, a geologist. Keanu's father was born in Hawaii, of British, ...

2. 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 ...

3. Nadine Labaki

Actress | Et maintenant on va où?

Nadine Labaki was born on February 18, 1974 in Beirut, Lebanon. She is an actress and writer, known for Where Do We Go Now? (2011), Caramel (2007) and Capernaum (2018). She has been married to Khaled Mouzanar since October 2007.

4. 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...

5. Hovik Keuchkerian

Actor | Assassin's Creed

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...

6. Delphine Seyrig

Actress | The Day of the Jackal

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...

7. Amal Clooney

Self | Forced from Home

Amal Clooney was born on February 3, 1978 in Beirut, Lebanon as Amal Ramzi Alamuddin. She has been married to George Clooney since September 27, 2014. They have two children.

8. Arsinée Khanjian

Actress | Ararat

Arsinée Khanjian was born on September 6, 1958 in Beirut, Lebanon. She is an actress and producer, known for Ararat (2002), Exotica (1994) and The Captive (2014). She is married to Atom Egoyan. They have one child.

9. Kida Khodr Ramadan

Actor | 4 Blocks

Kida Khodr Ramadan was born on October 8, 1976 in Beirut, Lebanon. He is an actor and producer, known for 4 Blocks (2017), Unknown (2011) and Kebab Connection (2004).

10. Mario Kassar

Producer | Total Recall

At 18 years old, Mario Kassar made his first film. Shortly thereafter, he moved to Los Angeles in the mid 1970s to begin his career as filmmakers. 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 ...

11. Peter Deming

Cinematographer | Twin Peaks

Peter Deming was born on December 13, 1957 in Beirut, Lebanon. He is known for his work on Twin Peaks (2017), Oz the Great and Powerful (2013) and Mulholland Drive (2001).

12. Irene White

Actress | Superstore

Irene White was born in Beirut, Lebanon. She is an actress, known for Superstore (2015), The 15:17 to Paris (2018) and Modern Family (2009).

13. Nicolas Mouawad

Actor | His Only Son

Nicolas Mouawad is a Lebanese film and TV actor, working in the United States and the Arab world. He is known for His Only Son, Teleat Rohi (Drop Dead Diva) (2019), and Saabe' Gaar (2017). Nicolas has starred in some of the most-watched and critically-acclaimed drama series in Egypt, Lebanon and ...

14. 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 ...

15. Natasha Hovey

Actress | Dèmoni

Natasha Hovey was born on June 13, 1967 in Beirut, Lebanon. She is an actress, known for Demons (1985), Compagni di scuola (1988) and Giochi d'estate (1984).

16. Mika

Soundtrack | Kick-Ass

Mika was born on August 18, 1983 in Beirut, Lebanon as Michael Holbrook Penniman.

17. Elie Samaha

Producer | Battlefield Earth

Elie Samaha was born on May 10, 1955 in Beirut, Lebanon as Elie Kheir Samaha. He is a producer, known for Battlefield Earth (2000), Spartan (2004) and The Boondock Saints (1999). He was previously married to Tia Carrere.

18. Antonella Lualdi

Actress | Andrea Chénier

Antonella Lualdi was born on July 6, 1931 in Beirut, French Mandate for Syria and the Lebanon as Antonietta De Pascale. She is an actress, known for Andrea Chenier (1955), Silver Spoon Set (1960) and The Big Night (1959). She was previously married to Franco Interlenghi.

19. Serj Tankian

Soundtrack | Hardcore Henry

Serj Tankian was born on August 21, 1967 in Beirut, Lebanon. He has been married to Angela Madatyan since June 10, 2012. They have one child.

20. Dom Joly

Actor | Trigger Happy TV

Dom Joly was born on November 15, 1968 in Beirut, Lebanon as Dominic John Romulus Joly. He is an actor and director, known for Trigger Happy TV (2000), Trigger Happy TV (2003) and World Shut Your Mouth (2005). He is married to Stacey Joly. They have two children.

21. 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 ...

22. Kris Kourtis

Born January 23RD, 1983, Talk Show Host Kris Kourtis is a Commentator, Author, and Singer.

He holds two degrees, in Broadcasting and Nutrition. Kris interviewed Mega Huge Celebrities from all over the world. Now Kris has his Own Show Called: (Kris Kourtis Today) a KKN Company. Kris Is a Massive PETA...

23. Sam Kalidi

Iron Man

Sam Kalidi is a multilingual actor based in Los Angeles.

Sam holds a Masters in Clinical Psychology from Boston University and a Bachelors in Communication Arts from the American University of Paris and has trained at New York's HB Studio.

He guest starred on CBS' The Unit and Hulu's East Los High.


24. Alek Keshishian

Director | Love and Other Disasters

Brother of Aleen Keshishian, who is also his manager.

25. Nour

Actress | Ashab wala business

Nour was born on December 23, 1977 in Beirut, Lebanon as Marian Phillip Abi Habib. She is an actress, known for Ashab wala business (2001), Al rahina (2006) and Private Alexandria (2005). She has been married to Youssef Antaki since December 23, 2008. They have one child.

26. 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 ...

27. Jay Harik

Actor | Madam Secretary

Jay Harik was born in Beirut, Lebanon [as Jihad Harik] on May 17, 1960. In 1975 at age sixteen, Jay, with the firm support of his family, had to unexpectedly flee his homeland because of the rapidly developing Civil War. Thinking that he was only leaving for a few weeks to wait out the rising ...

28. Joseph Makkar

Actor | Down and Out in Beverly Hills

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 ...

30. Cyrine AbdelNour

Actress | Al Hayba the Harvest

She studied accounting and at the end of the month of Nov. 1993 began working in the field of "Modelanj" she was the first fashion show she shared in was in the season of Christmas for a number of fashion designers, also appeared in the announcement of a washing powders and which was filmed in ...

31. Fiona Gaunt

Actress | Moonbase 3

Fiona Gaunt was born on May 25, 1947 in Beirut, Lebanon as Fiona Elizabeth Buntin Gaunt. She is an actress, known for Moonbase 3 (1973), War & Peace (1972) and Cousin Bette (1971).

32. Sirine Saba

Actress | Footballers Wive$: Extra Time

Sirine Saba was born on January 1, 1975 in Beirut, Lebanon. She is an actress, known for Footballers Wive$: Overtime (2005), National Theatre Live: Nation (2010) and King Lear: Live from Shakespeare's Globe (2017).

33. Rola Yammout

Producer | Al Oula (Ya Rola)

Rola was born to a Lebanese father and an Egyptian mother from Cairo and the famous Lebanese actress Haifa Wehbe is her half-sister. She is a singer and songwriter and actress, and she's a sex model for erotic magazines . She released her first single 'Ana Rola' (I'm Rola) in 2016.

34. 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 ...

35. Maroun Bagdadi

Director | Hors la vie

Maroun Bagdadi was born on January 21, 1950 in Beirut, Lebanon. He was a director and writer, known for Out of Life (1991), L'homme voilé (1987) and Les petites guerres (1982). He died on December 10, 1993 in Beirut.

36. Adam Trad

Director | Look!

Adam Trad was born in Beirut. When he was 7, his family moved to Melbourne, Australia. He found his passion in Film at an early age of 13, creating short films with his friends in School. He has since become involved in productions both in Australia, and around the world, working on Short Film/...

37. John Dolmayan

Soundtrack | The Secret Life of Pets

Born July 15, 1973 of Armenian heritage, in Lebanon, John Dolmayan has been one of the most influential drummers in the music business. His parents decided to move to Toronto and then to Los Angeles, where he became the drummer for heavy-metal band System of a Down.

Along with the band, he ...

38. 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.

39. Ralph Alexander

Actor | Canal Street

Ralph Alexander was born on December 10, 1993 in Beirut, Lebanon. He graduated from ALBA University with a Bachelor's degree in Film studies and Filmmaking. Upon his graduation, he moved to the United States to pursue a career in film. After establishing himself in Champaign, Illinois, he moved to ...

40. Jad Asmar

Sound Department | Capharnaüm

Born in Beirut , Lebanon. Has a BA in film from the Holy Spirit University in Kaslik , Lebanon ; Part of numerous sound departments since 2011 (feature films , documentaries, TVCs..) Most notably : Capernaum (2018) , Beirut Hold'em (2019) , Nuts (2016)

Also worked on projects in the Arab Gulf and ...

41. Danielle Arbid

Director | Maarek hob

Born in Lebanon in 1970, Danielle Arbid has been directing films since 1997. Selected for numerous festivals in France and the rest of the world (Cannes, New York, San Francisco, Locarno, Pusan, Tokyo, etc.), Danielle Arbid's first two features, Dans les champs de bataille and Un homme perdu, were ...

42. Imad Creidi

Actor | Zozo

Imad Creidi was born in 1991 in Beirut, Lebanon. He is an actor, known for Zozo (2005).

43. Amro Hamzawi

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Amro Hamzawi was born on August 15, 1974 in Beirut, Lebanon. He is known for his work on Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), In Her Shoes (2005) and Femme-enfant.

44. Raymond Tarabay

Actor | 4 Blocks

Raymond Tarabay was born on December 16, 1967 in Beirut, Lebanon. He is a producer and actor, known for 4 Blocks (2017), Das Ende der Geduld (2014) and Days That Shook the World (2003). He has been married to Rita Raidi de Tarabay since October 1, 1999. They have three children.

45. Steve Kerr

Actor | Thunderstruck

Steve Kerr was born on September 27, 1965 in Beirut, Lebanon as Stephen Douglas Kerr. He is an actor, known for Thunderstruck (2012), HERO Inspired by the Extraordinary Life & Times of Mr. Ulric Cross (2018) and NBA Live 10 (2009). He has been married to Margot Brennan since September 15, 1990....

46. Jocelyn Saab

Director | Dunia

She was born and raised in Beirut, Lebanon. Her first job was hosting a pop music program on the national Lebanese radio station called "Marsipulami got blue eyes." Then she became a television newsreader. Once civil war broke out in Lebanon, Saab started working on documentary films. That led to a...

47. John Sahag

Make Up Department | Year of the Dragon

John Sahag was born on January 2, 1952 in Beirut, Lebanon as Sahag Jamgotchian. He is known for his work on Year of the Dragon (1985), Eyes of Laura Mars (1978) and Nadja (1994). He died on June 15, 2005 in Bronx, New York, USA.

48. François Patrice

Actor | Les amours sous la Révolution

François Patrice was born on January 1, 1924 in Beirut, Lebanon as François Aubouard. He is an actor, known for Les amours sous la Révolution (1978), Marked Eyes (1964) and Ce soir les jupons volent (1956).

49. Gazebo

Soundtrack | Vacanze di Natale

Gazebo was born on February 18, 1960 in Beirut, Lebanon.

50. Maya Nasry

Actress | Code 36

She entered the Lebanese University of Fine Arts to study the representation and direction of theater, television and movies.She participated in several television and theatrical and cinematic works in Lebanon and began working as a model, and in 1996 worked as a broadcaster in the Lebanese ...

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