Haaz Sleiman was born and raised in Lebanon, and moved to the United States when he was twenty-one years old. He developed a love for acting in film, television and theater, and his breakout role was “Tarek” in the award-winning film THE VISITOR, opposite Richard Jenkins and Danai Gurira, for which he was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award.
Most recently Haaz can be seen in LITTLE AMERICA for Apple+, and in Marvel’s THE ETERNALS. Before that, Haaz completed the Amazon/Paramount series JACK RYAN, opposite John Krasinski, the ABC series OF KINGS AND PROPHETS, National Geographic’s KILLING JESUS in the title role, NURSE JACKIE, THE GOOD WIFE, 24, PERSON OF INTEREST, BLUE BLOODS, CSI: MIAMI, NIKITA, VERONICA MARS, NCIS, and COVERT AFFAIRS in addition to the BAFTA nominated British miniseries THE PROMISE.
He was also very well received on the NY stage in the critically acclaimed play FOOD AND FADWA and in JON ROBIN BAITZ’S VICUÑA at THE MOSAIC THEATRE in DC. In addition to starring in THE PUBLIC THEATRE musical VENICE.