Iranian Actors in Non-Iranian Films

by mahdad_mhsh | last updated - 29 Feb 2012 | Public

1. Behrouz Vossoughi

Actor | Tangsir

Behrouz Vossoughi is one of Iran's most legendary actors. He has over 40 years of experience in the motion picture industry, with featured appearances in more than 90 films. In addition to his work in films, television, radio and theater, Behrouz' performances have earned him recognition at several...

In "The Invincible Six (1970)"

2. Mohamad Ali Fardin

Actor | The Night Story

Mohamad Ali Fardin was born in 1930 in Tehran, Iran. He was an actor and director, known for The Story of Night (1973), Gharar-e bozorg (1975) and Soltan ghalbha (1968). He died on April 6, 2000 in Tehran.

In "And Now... Make Your Peace with God (1968)"

3. Homayoun Ershadi

Actor | The Kite Runner

Homayoun Ershadi was born in 1947 in Isfahan, Iran. He is an actor, known for The Kite Runner (2007), A Most Wanted Man (2014) and Taste of Cherry (1997).

In "Agora (2009)"

4. Farzaneh Taidi

Actress | Not Without My Daughter

Farzaneh Taidi is an actress, known for Not Without My Daughter (1991), Hashtomin ruz-e hafte (1973) and Miras-e man, jonoon (1981).

In "Not without My Daughter (1991)"

5. Golshifteh Farahani

Actress | Darbareye Elly

Golshifteh started her acting career in theater at the age of 6 and has always kept a strong link with theater, but it was at the age of 14 that she acted in her first film Derakhte Golabi (1998), for which she won the prize for the Best Actress from the international section of the Fajr film ...

In "Body of Lies (2008)"

6. Mitra Hajjar

Actress | Sagkoshi

Mitra Hajjar, deemed "expressive" and "compelling" by Variety Magazine, is one of the most popular leading actresses in Iran. She has held leading roles in over 20 feature films in her native country.

Hajjar is most noted for her outstanding performances in the films, Motevalede mahe mehr (2000), by ...

In "Stellina Blue (2009)"

7. Homayoon

Actor | Setare-ye haft-asemoon

Homayoon is an actor and producer, known for Setare-ye haft-asemoon (1968), Baba Shamal (1971) and Güzel soför (1970).

In "And Now... Make Your Peace with God (1968)"

8. Iloosh Khoshabe

Actor | Gli invincibili fratelli Maciste

Iloosh Khoshabe was born in 1932 in Iran as Ilush Khoshabe. He was an actor, known for The Invincible Brothers Maciste (1964), Hercules, Samson & Ulysses (1963) and The Seven Tasks of Ali Baba (1962). He died in 2012 in Tehran, Iran.

In "Vulcan, Son of Giove (1962)"

9. Shohreh Aghdashloo

Actress | House of Sand and Fog

Shohreh Aghdashloo was born Shohreh Vaziri-Tabar on May 11, 1952 in Tehran, Iran. In the 1970s at age 20, she achieved nationwide stardom in her homeland of Iran, starring in some prominent pictures such as Gozaresh (1977) directed by the renowned Abbas Kiarostami, which won critics awards at the ...

In "House of Sand and Fog" (2003)