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Arsinée Khanjian

Arsinée Khanjian was born on September 6, 1958 in Beirut, Lebanon. She is known for her work on Felicia's Journey (1999), The Sweet Hereafter (1997) and Ararat (2002). She is married to Atom Egoyan. They have one child. See full bio »
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 2014 Atlit
 2014/II Eden
La mère de Paul
 2014/I The Cut
Mrs. Nakashian
 2014 The Captive
 2012 No Man's Zone
Narrator (voice)
 2011 De temps et d'eau (Short)
 2011 Nobody Else But You
Juliette Geminy
 2009 The Border (TV Series)
Ghayda Hassan
- Broken (2009) ... Ghayda Hassan
 2008 Adoration
 2007 The Lark Farm
 2006 ReGenesis (TV Series)
Eva Ramone
- Our Men in Havana (2006) ... Eva Ramone
 2005 Slings and Arrows (TV Series)
- Rarer Monsters (2005)
 2005 Where the Truth Lies
Publishing Executive
 2005 Sabah
 2002 Ararat
 2002 The Industry (TV Series)
- Veronica's Friend (2002) ... Crystal
 2001 Fat Girl
 2001 Mentors (TV Series)
Anais Nin
- Experience (2001) ... Anais Nin
 2000 Foreign Objects (TV Series)
 2000 Hokees (Short)
 2000 Code Unknown
 1999 Foolish Heart (TV Series)
 1998 Sentimental Education
 1998/I Last Night
Streetcar Mother
 1998 More Tears (TV Series)
Andrea (The Wife)
 1997 Strands (Short)
Lab Worker
 1997 Ms. Scrooge (TV Movie)
 1997 The Sweet Hereafter
 1996 Dinner Along the Amazon (TV Short)
Olivia Penney
 1996 Irma Vep
 1994-1995 Side Effects (TV Series)
Elaine Chen
- Sixth Sense (1995) ... Elaine Chen
- Time Enough to Say Good-bye (1995) ... Elaine Chen
- Rust Proof (1995) ... Elaine Chen
- Feet of Clay (1995) ... Elaine Chen
- Paying the Price (1995) ... Elaine Chen
 1995 2 rue de la mémoire (Short)
 1994 Exotica
 1993 Street Legal (TV Series)
Rosa Martino
- Truth or Dare (1993) ... Rosa Martino
 1993 Calendar
 1992 Chickpeas
 1991 Montréal vu par...
Rima (segment "En passant")
 1991 The Adjuster
 1989 Speaking Parts
 1988 Looking for Nothing (TV Short)
 1984 Next of Kin
Azah Deryan
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Arsine Khandjian

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Don McKellar, fellow Canadian actor and frequent collaborator with Atom Egoyan, released his directorial debut Last Night (1998) to much critical acclaim. McKellar cast Khanjian, as well as other Egoyan regular Sarah Polley. In another coincidence, David Cronenberg took an acting role in Last Night (1998), and later, along with Egoyan took a cameo role in Barney's Version (2010). See more »


Has played a role in almost every film her husband Atom Egoyan has made See more »

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Catty comment here, no reflection on her as an actress meebly
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