Patrick Sabongui

Sabongui in 2014, photo by kathclick/

Place of Birth: Montréal, Québec, Canada

Date of Birth: January 9, 1975

Ethnicity: Egyptian

Patrick Sabongui is a Canadian actor, stunt performer, theatre actor, and drama teacher.

Patrick is the son of Leila (Rizkalla), an educator of French and librarian, and Wadid Sabongui, a psychologist. His parents are Egyptian, and are Coptic Christians. Patrick grew up speaking French, English, and Arabic. His sister is actress Marie-Marguerite Sabongui. He is married to American actress Kyra Zagorsky, with whom he has two children, actors Ashé Sabongui and Bodhi Sabongui.

2 Responses

  1. andrew says:

    His parents are Coptic Christians, thus labeling him as “Arab” is somehow controversial (as usual for Christian MENAs).

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