Ammar Daraiseh was born in Ramtha, Jordan, and holds a B.F.A. in Acting from the University of Michigan and a M.F.A. in Acting from the Theatre School DePaul University (formally known as the Goodman School of Drama).
Ammar’s first acting role was in a 1996 episode of Early Edition, soon after he appeared with Tommy Lee Jones in the film U.S. Marshals. Ammar has since appeared in episodes of LOST, BONES, CRIMINAL MINDS: BEYOND BORDERS, WITHOUT A TRACE, JAG, THE SHIELD, THE WEST WING, ALIAS, LAS VEGAS, THRESHOLD, COMMANDER IN CHIEF, THE PRINCESS AND THE MARINE, and SAVING JESSICA LYNCH.
Ammar’s theatre credits include CAPTAIN BRASSBOUND'S CONVERSION (ShawChicago), ANNA KARENINA (Shattered Globe Theatre-Chicago), EDWARD II (Journeymen Theatre Company-Chicago), and ROMEO & JULIET (Shakespeare of the Green-Chicago).
His film credits include AIR MARSHAL, BAD COMPANY, JARHEAD, THE GUARDIAN, and US MARSHALS.
Ammar also voiced the character of Tamir, in the highly successful video game Assassin's Creed. He also provided a voice in the video game 50 Cent: Blood on the Sand.
Ammar is finishing filming his first starring role in the series “The Devil Interviews” soon to be released online in late June, 2016.
Name: Ammar Daraiseh
Lives in: Los Angeles, California
Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders
Television (Crime and Drama) Actor An international unit of the FBI charged with coming to the aid of, and solving crimes involving, American citizens in foreign countries. A spin-off from Criminal Minds.
Television (Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery and 1 More) Actor Brilliant, but socially inept, forensic anthropologist Dr. Temperence Brennan works at the Jeffersonian Institute in Washington DC. After consulting for him on a FBI case, she is approached by cocky yet charming ex-Army Ranger turned Special Agent, Seeley Booth to help the Bureau solve crimes by identifying human remains that are too far gone for standard FBI forensic investigations. Brennan's empirical, literal view of the world causes friction with Booths emotive, instinctive attitude creating a volatile relationship. However as their case load increases the symbiotic partnership produces results and with the support of Brennan's Squint Squad, murderers, past and present should be on the look out. Written by h_berry
The Devil Interviews
Television (Comedy) Actor The Devil - Appearing in his first interview in over 4000 years.
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Television (Comedy) Actor Jim and his put upon friends try to learn what it means to be a good person.
The Nine Lives of Chloe King
Television (Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama and 2 More) Actor Chloe King should be dead. Any normal human being would be under the circumstances, but Chloe has just turned sixteen and has found out she isn't as normal as she once thought she was. Chloe is Mai - a race of beings with cat-like powers: speed, agility, and claws. Being a high school student was complicated enough, but being Mai has added a new set of problems. Chloe is given the responsibility of protecting both the Mai and Human races. A secret organization wants to have her assassinated - nine times if necessary. And a simple kiss has deadly consequences; so much for falling in love. Written by L. Hamre
Television (Comedy, Drama, Family, Music and 1 More) Actor Aspiring singer Tori Vega navigates life while attending a performing arts high school called Hollywood Arts.
Film (Short, Drama and Thriller) Actor A new take on the historically amorous relationship between Arabs and Jews as a Jewish woman asks a Muslim doctor to help her in her uniquely morbid quest to discover the spiritual world.
Television (Drama and Romance) Actor A Medical-Based drama centered around Meredith Grey, an aspiring surgeon and daughter of one of the best surgeons, Dr. Ellis Grey. Throughout the series, Meredith goes through professional and personal challenges along with fellow surgeons at Seattle Grace Hospital.
Television (Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Actor After the entire world's population blacks out for approximately 2 minutes and 17 seconds, which in effect causes the entire world to see a glimpse of life 6 months into the future, an elite FBI task force is formed to investigate who/what caused the global blackout, whether the events foreseen were simply flashes or true events of what's to come, and whether or not it could possibly happen again... Written by Anonymous
Television (Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery and 2 More) Actor Life is laid bare as a group of plane crash survivors find themselves stranded on a remote Pacific island. The trauma of the crash soon becomes overshadowed by the island itself, where unseen creatures stalk the jungle, paranormal happenings abound and astonishing coincidences reveal themselves. In this unique environment emotions swell as the survivors battle their inner and outer demons, and strive to live together - so that they won't die alone. Written by Tobias Stapleford
50 Cent: Blood on the Sand
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Joined at the Head
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Video Game (Action, Adventure, History and Sci-Fi) Actor A bartender awakens in a scientific facility. Two secretive scientists explain that he must relive his genetic memories of a 12th century assassin ancestor Altair through a machine called Animus, if he wants his freedom back.
Television (Crime and Drama) Actor Montecito Casino & Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada. Ed Deline (Cann) and Danny McCoy (Duhamel) work on the surveillance team of the casino. Since we are talking about Las Vegas, there is a lot of work to be done: looking for cheaters, hosting and protecting the famous and the "whales", and taking personal care of those who win too much. Written by rsilberman2 (aka rsilberman)
Commander in Chief
Television (Drama) Actor MacKenzie Allen becomes the first woman American president after she ascends to the job following the death of president Teddy Bridges.
Television (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Actor The story of an inner-city Los Angeles police precinct where some of the cops aren't above breaking the rules or working against their associates to both keep the streets safe and their self-interests intact. Written by <firstname.lastname@example.org>
DePaul University (Chicago, IL)
University of Michigan-Flint (Flint, MI)