Grandma's Invention

Project Description : A materialistic Persian teenager is forced to spend the afternoon with his recently widowed grandmother. Project Location : Los Angeles SAG: USC has special agreement with SAG that allows us to work with SAG talent without breaking any rules. No Nudity Shoot Days 11/4, possible 11/5, and 11/11 for Pooyan and Granny Mehri. Shoot Days for Auntie Nasim and Susan will likely only be one day. Role 1 Role Name : Grandma Mehri Role Description : a once revered painter, who know sulks in her house, reliving the memories of her and her late husband. She is from Iran and lived through many hardships unlike her spoiled grandson. Must be able to speak Farsi. Gender : female


After hearing from his son that his teenage daughter Nour may have a boyfriend, Tamir struggles between his desire to protect his daughter, and his duty to his family's honor. Breakdown: Tamir: (40s) Nour’s father. Grew up in a lower-middle class family. He went to highschool, but not college, due to financial limitations and his own decision to let go of college. He is conservative, traditional, but does not lack compassion. A good father who does his part for the family. He left the Middle East to make a new, and better living for his children in America. __ Nour: (16-20) A teenage girl looking for her own place in the world. She was about 9-13 years old when she moved to America with her

HOLLYWOOD Arab Actor is Breaking Stereotypes

He plays an Arab prisoner who becomes part of a 500-person centipede and shares an unforgettable scene with Eric Roberts. He was also the second lead in the feature film Mobster. SAG-AFTRA actor and voiceover artist, Hamzah Saman, is smashing stereotypes for Arab American and Arab actors. As an up-and-coming actor, Saman just debuted, in Tom Six’s horror film, The Human Centipede III (Final Sequence) as inmate 093. In addition, Hamzah Saman recently worked as a voiceover artist on the films Escape Plan and X-Men: Days of Future Past. Saman is one of the first online Arab American Casting directors with over 20, 000 members. Saman recently finished working as a casting associate on the docume

Casting Hulu tv pilot Ramy Youssef's show

(RAMY YOUSSEF) Start date: December 4, 2017 Location: NYC anyone fit the description from anywhere can submit. Arab American Casting [ATIF] Male, 65 years old. First generation Egyptian-American. He has been married to Dahlia for a very long time, and is the father of Ramy and Reem. Utterly devoted to his ancient mother, who is nearing the close of her life, he is visibly emotional as he rubs her feet and hands with olive oil, to soothe her passage into the next world. He's considerably less engaged with the rest of his family, however; he reads an Egyptian newspaper over a family breakfast, and lets his wife Dahlia do most of the talking...SERIES REGULAR. MUST BE FLUENT EGYPTIAN ARABIC SPEA

Arab Film Festival L.A.

Arab American Casting is the Official Community Partner of Arab Film Festival  L.A. on October 27th 2017 7 P.M. reception and 8 P.M. screening. At the Harmony Gold Theater in Hollywood 7655 W Sunset Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90046 Contact us for a discount code.

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Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs's biological Father Abdulfattah “John” Jandali, was born in 1931 to a prominent #Syrian family, the youngest of nine children. He grew up in Homs, Syria Since he #ravaged by the nation's civil war. Steven Paul Jobs was born on 24 February 1955 in San Francisco, California, to students Abdul Fattah Jandali and Joanne Carole Schieble who were unmarried at the time and gave him up for adoption. He was taken in by a working class couple, Paul and Clara Jobs, and grew up with them in Mountain View, California. He attended Homestead High School in Cupertino California and went to Reed College in Portland Oregon in 1972 but dropped out after only one semester, staying on to "drop in"

Kathy Najimy

Actress Kathy Najimy  was born in San Diego, California, the daughter of #Lebanese #American parents Samia Massery and Fred Najimy, a postal worker. She was raised Catholic and attended Crawford High School. Kathy is very proud to have been voted Ms Magazine's’ “Woman of the Year 2005.” For 14 seasons Kathy provided the voice of “Peggy Hill,” on the Emmy award winning FOX TV hit King of the Hill, (Annie award and 2 Women In Film awards) and for 3 seasons she performed opposite Kirstie Alley as “Olive” on #NBC's Veronica’s Closet, (American #Comedy #Award.) Najimy is known internationally for her portrayal of “Sister Mary Patrick” in the blockbuster hits Sister Acts 1 and 2, (ACA Awards, an

Dr. Jack Shahee

Arab American Celebrity Biography Book on Amazon Jack George Shaheen Jr. (September 21, 1935 – July 9, 2017) #Lebanese immigrants was a writer and lecturer specializing in addressing racial and ethnic stereotypes. He is the author of Reel Bad Arabs (adapted to a 2006 documentary), The TV Arab (1984) and Arab and Muslim Stereotyping in American Popular Culture(1997). Shaheen was born in Pittsburgh to Arab immigrants, and grew up in Clairton, Pennsylvania. Shaheen graduated from Clairton High School in 1953. In 1957, he graduated from Carnegie Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Fine Arts. In 1964, he received a master's degree from Pennsylvania State University. In 1969, Shaheen recei

UCLA Casting Call

Casting Arabic Actors Hollywood Project Name: Saleem Project Type: Student Film Production Personnel Yousef Assabahi (Director) Hamza Samman (Casting Director) Production Description Saleem tells the story of two Yemeni friends; Hamada and Saleem. After an American drone demolishes Saleem's house in Yemen, their paths change. Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations Rehearses and shoots in fall 2017, L.A. Compensation & Contract Details Unpaid Transportation and parking fees covered IMDb credit and Copy of the final project provided. Roles Hamada Role Type: Lead Gender: Male Age Range: 26-35 Ethnicity: Middle Eastern Media required from applicants: Headshot/Phot

Arab American Casting aka is back online!!

We are extremely excited to have our website up and running again, couple more days of necessary maintenances and you all will be able to use it again as you like... You'll be able to upload your photos, resume, demos, casting calls, and meet Filmmakers friends near you. Arabs, Middle Eastern, and all ethnicities actors and artists are always welcome... Our platform is completely free for all talents Find us on Yelp ... Arab American Casting, Middle Eastern Actors, Arab Actors Arabic Actors, and Actors this is your home. Hamzah Saman Casting Director

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