- "Voicing Altaïr isn't an easy job, and I give whatever I can so he can look and be heard as realistic."
- ―Philip Shahbaz.
Philip Shahbaz is an American actor, most known for his role in voicing the character of Altaïr Ibn-La'Ahad in Assassin's Creed. The son of an Arab mother and an Iranian-American father, Shahbaz has studied drama and taken classes for six years. Of these years, three of them were dedicated to studying acting, with the following three years pursuing voice-acting drama classes.
Besides voicing Altaïr, Shahbaz has also played minor roles in TV shows, such as 24, Californication, and Weapons of Mass Destruction.
Assassin's Creed worksEdit
- Assassin's Creed (2007) – Altaïr Ibn-La'Ahad
- The name Shahbaz is of Iranian origin, meaning "royal falcon" or "king of falcons." In mythology, Shahbaz was a bird allegedly larger than falcons or hawks, living in the famous mountains of Iran.
- Philip Shahbaz at the Internet Movie Database.