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WATCH: Jamie Farr talks about his acting career and heritage with Arab America

posted on: May 4, 2016

Arab America President, Warren David, sits down with television, film, and stage actor and comedian Jamie Farr for an interview. Born Jameel Joseph Farah, Jamie Farr talks about growing up Arab American in his hometown of Toledo, Ohio, his favorite Arab food, and his long career in the entertainment industry. The interview took place during the Arab American Institute’s annual Khalil Gibran Gala where Jamie Farr was honored not only as a talented actor, but as a philanthropist and Arab American public figure that is promoting a more complex image of our community. Jamie Farr is a proud Arab American whose humor, modesty, and charity have brought happiness to millions of American homes.

Compiled by Arab America