Hesham was born in Riverside, California. He moved with his family to Sudan at the age of 5. When he turned 18, he decided to move back to the states and attended UC Davis where he obtained his Electrical Engineering Degree. He is a current resident of the Bay Area in CA. Hisham is known for his breathtaking visual artistic eye and his attention to details. He discovered his passion and love for story-telling and film-making at a later age but once he did, it was all down hill from there.