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