When it comes to Hollywood, a lot of the actors are part Arab; they have either entered into the showbiz while living in an Arab country or their parents or some background ties them being Arab. There are tons of actors and actresses that are part Arab, and it extends to the celebrities as well in various stretches be that may sports, Arts, or any other discipline. If you have come here to have a read on Richest Arab celebrities that happen to be in the showbiz industry, then you are in for a treat; without further ado, let’s get right into it;
Best Arab Celebrities You Should Know in 2021
#1. Salma Hayek
Salma Hayek has been kicking it for far too long in Hollywood, and alongside her dazzling performances on the screen, she is a beauty with an Arab background. Many people believe that Salma is part Mexican and is often called a Latina, but it is not quite right as her father has a Lebanese origin. Despite the fact she was born and raised in Mexico by her mother and then she entered Hollywood at a later age. She is considered one of the most beautiful Arab celebrities out there.
#2. Jerry Seinfeld
Jerry Seinfeld, an American comedian, and celebrity is part Arab and has Syrian background. This might have taken a lot of you by surprise, but it is quite right. Her mother’s side presents with an Arab background, making him one of the most dazzling Arab celebrities in America. He is a standup comedian and has been working as a producer, writer, and actor.
#3. Zoe Saldana
Zoe Saldana, who strikes as a Latina princess, actually has an Afro Dominican father, but her mother is Puerto Rican. But during a recent interview, her mother has said that she has Lebanese roots. This might not come out as a surprise as the actress has an Arabic tattoo etched on the side of her back. Stunning but at the same time linking her to an Arab background.
#4. Ariana Grande
Ariana Grande is among those famous Arab American celebrities who didn’t know herself, and when the news hit the mainstream, it even came out as a surprise to Ariana. In a tweet, she said that she only came about the information that her grandparents were Greek and part North African while the singer thought that she was Italian. A genetic test that she took reveals that she either has Moroccan, Tunisian, or Algerian roots on either her mother or father’s side.
#5. Alia Shawkat
Most of you might remember her from an all-time hit comedy TV series ‘Arrested Development’; she was stunning in her role and in all other movies and TV series that she has done. It might not have become too obvious at times that she has an Arab background, but her father is an Iraqi while her mother has Irish, Italian and Norwegian descent.