Fares Fares (born 29 April 1973) is a Lebanese-Swedish actor. Fares was born in Beirut, Lebanon to father Jan Fares, who is also an actor. His younger brother is director Josef Fares, and he has four sisters. He is of Assyrian origin. In 1987, when Fares was 14 years old, his family moved to Sweden, residing in Örebro. They moved to escape the Lebanese Civil War and chose Sweden because they had ...