Haaz Sleiman

by stlucas on May 15, 2017

Place of Birth: Beirut, Lebanon

Date of Birth: July 1, 1976

Ethnicity: Lebanese

Haaz Sleiman is a Lebanese film and television actor.

Haaz was born and raised in Beirut, Lebanon. He moved to the U.S. at the age of twenty one. Haaz was raised Muslim and speaks fluent Arabic and English.

Source: http://religionnews.com

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Murielle Telio

by stlucas on May 4, 2017

Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.

Ethnicity: French, Italian, Spanish, Lebanese

Murielle Telio is an American actress.

Murielle is the daughter of Janine (Sitbon) and Ike Telio. Murielle was raised in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Sources: Official website of Murielle Telio – http://murielletelio.com

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Edy Ganem

by stlucas on April 19, 2017

Birth Name: Edurne Ganem

Place of Birth: Modesto, California, U.S. (possibly)

Date of Birth: September 20, 1983

Ethnicity: Mexican (Lebanese, possibly other)

Edy Ganem is an American actress. She has two brothers. They were raised in Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico.

Edy’s parents are originally from Mexico. She has stated on Twitter that both her parents have Lebanese ancestry.

Sources: https://twitter.com

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Gabbie Hanna

by stlucas on April 4, 2017

Birth Name: Gabrielle Jeanette Hanna

Place of Birth: New Castle, Pennsylvania, U.S.

Date of Birth: February 7, 1991

Ethnicity: Lebanese, French, Polish, other

Gabbie Hanna is an American vlogger, Youtube personality, web-based comedian, and actress. She is most known for for her Youtube channel “The Gabbie Show”.

Gabbie was born in New Castle, Pennsylvania. She has a sister, Monica.

When asked about her nationality on a Youtube video, Gabbie stated:

I am a mutt, but I’m mostly Lebanese, French, and Polish. I like to call myself ‘the perfect mix’.

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by stlucas on March 9, 2017

Birth Name: Alok Achkar Peres Petrillo

Place of Birth: Goiânia, Goiás, Brazil

Date of Birth: August 26, 1991

Ethnicity: Brazilian (Italian, Lebanese, Portuguese, possibly other)

Alok is a Brazilian DJ and record producer.

He was born in Goiânia, Goiás, the son of Brazilian parents Ekanta Jake Peres and Juarez “Swarup” Achkar Petrillo.

After they divorced, Alok moved with his mother and twin brother, Bhaskar, to Amsterdam, London, and São Paulo. He was then raised in Brasília during his teenage years.

Both Ekanta and Juarez are also DJs. Ekanta’s surname is Portuguese. Juarez’s surnames are of Italian and Lebanese origin.

Alok’s paternal grandparents were José Petrillo and Dalel Achkar.

Alok’s maternal grandmother is Val Jake.

Alok has stated that his name is originally from India and means “light”.

Alok is pictured with his parents here.

Sources: http://beatland.com.br (in Portuguese)
https://tecnocibernetico.wordpress.com (in Portuguese)