Birth Name: Athena Irene Karkanis
Place of Birth: Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
Date of Birth: September 7, 1981
Ethnicity: Greek, Egyptian
Athena Karkanis is a Canadian actress. She is known for her roles on the show Manifest and in the Saw films.
Her surname is Greek. Her father’s Greek family lived in Khartoum, Sudan, for a time. She has also said that she has Egyptian ancestry. She was raised in Toronto, Ontario. Athena has two children.
Athena’s paternal grandfather likely was named George Yanni Karkanis.
Athena’s paternal grandmother was named Helena/Helina.
Obituary of Athena’s uncle – https://www.legacy.com