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Nabil Shaban (born 12 February 1953 in Amman, Jordan) is a Jordanian-British actor and writer. He founded The Graeae - a theatre group which promotes performers with disabilities. He has a son named Zenyel.
Shaban was a student at the University of Surrey in the late seventies and contributed to the Students' Union newspaper "Bare Facts". One of his most memorable television roles was that of the hideous reptilian alien Sil in the BBC science fiction television series Doctor Who. Shaban played Sil in two serials: Vengeance on Varos (1985) and Mindwarp (1986). Shaban is particularly well known among Doctor Who fans for Sil's laugh, which he created.
He has appeared in several films, including Born of Fire (1983), City of Joy (1992), Derek Jarman's Wittgenstein (1993), Gaias børn (1998), and Children of Men (2006), and has also worked as part of the Crass Collective. In 2011, he played the Roman emperor Constantius II at the National Theatre in Ibsen's Emperor and Galilean.
In 2003 he made a TV documentary titled The Strangest Viking (part of Channel 4's Secret History series), in which Shaban explored the possibility that Viking chieftain Ivar the Boneless may have had osteogenesis
Nadim Sawalha (Arabic: نديم صوالحة) (born September 1935) is a Jordanian-born English actor and father of actresses Julia and Nadia Sawalha.
He was born in Madaba in 1935 and came to England from Jordan in the 1950s, to study drama. His daughter Julia revealed on her episode of Who Do You Think You Are? that even he is uncertain of his birth date, but it is thought to be around 7 to 9 September.
Nadim Sawalha has made over 100 appearances in film and television, in a career spanning more than 40 years.
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Kassem Gharaibeh, known by his stage name Kassem G, is a Jordanian-American comedian and actor best known for his online series California On and Going Deep. As of May 2012 his YouTube channel has more than 1.8 million subscribers and 254 million video views.
Born in Jordan to parents of Jordanian and Egyptian ethnicity, Kassem moved to the United States when he was two years old. He began to pursue stand-up comedy in 2006 and started posting videos of his stand-up to YouTube in 2008. He has since become the 18th Most Subscribed of all time on YouTube, and the 9th Most Subscribed comedian. Kassem is now a major talent within Maker Studios, the company he co-founded in 2008 with his friends Shay Butler and Lisa Donovan. The Los Angeles based studio is home to some of the top performers in the digital space, including Ray William Johnson, ShayCarl, Animonster, Nice Peter and Steve Greene.
Kassem was introduced to a wider audience when he co-starred alongside Jane Lynch in an iPhone 4 spoof commercial. He also has a second channel which consists mostly of his show, Ask Kassem. In July 2011 and January 2012 he guest hosted the popular webseries Equals 3 created by Ray William Johnson.