Ammar Daraiseh is a successful professional actor from Los Angeles. He has appeared in such films as: Jarhead, Bad Company, The Guardian, Air Marshall, Saving Jessica Lynch, The Princess & The Marine and in numerous television shows including: Grey's Anatomy, LOST, Flash Forward, The Shield, Alias, West Wing, Without a Trace, and JAG.
Since receiving his Master’s Degree in Acting from The Theatre School of DePaul University (fka The Goodman School of Drama), Ammar has performed in such Chicago stage productions as Captain Brassbound’s Conversion, Major Barbara, Anna Karenina, Edward II, Romeo & Juliet and Macbeth.
Touched is a film that proved to be the most rewarding and challenging for Ammar as he is typically cast as “the bad guy”. Ammar enjoys portraying psychological characters that allow him to stretch his abilities as an actor. He also starred in Joined at the Head, his second collaboration with Director, David Jakubovic and looks forward to more leading roles like this in the future.