Joseph Assi was born in a Christian refugee camp in Lebanon. In 2006, he received his bachelor in film from the University of USEK Beirut, and pursued his masters in Cinematography, until he was chosen to be a cast member for the second season of "On the Road in America." He is a filmmaker and believes that art is the best form of expression to diplomatically resolve issues. His main interest is the Palestinian refugees' struggle. After completion of his role in the series, Joseph assistant edited on both the Second and third seasons of On the Road in America.