Dana Dajani

United Arab Emirates



Dana Dajani is an award-winning Palestinian actor and writer based in Dubai. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Theatre from Columbia College Chicago and began her professional acting career on the Windy City’s stages.

In 2011 Dana moved to Dubai, where she quickly gained recognition for her performances in Arabic and English. Her short films have been in festivals across the Middle East. In 2012, Dana was one of only two international artists invited to Australia to develop and perform a new work at the Sydney Opera House.

Talent Card

Art Type:



United Arab Emirates


Award Ceremonies, Broadcaster, Celebrity Events, Charity MC, Club MC, Conferences & Seminars, Corporate Events, Fashion Shows, Galas, Government Events, Interviewer, Private Events , Product Launch, Public Events , Reality TV Shows Presenter, Sports Events

Events Type:

Private Party, Corporate Event, Public Event, Festival, Exhibition


Arabic, English

Awards and Recognition

Best Film at the Arab Film Studio Competition

Best Actress in Tropfest

wrote and starred in Kalubela, winner of Time Out Dubai’s award for Best Theatrical Performance

Dana Dajani