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Peyman Moaadi

Peyman Maadi was born in 1972 in New York City to an Iranian couple. His father was a lawyer. His family moved back to Iran when he was 5 years old. He graduated in Metallurgical Engineering from Karaj Azad University. Maadi started his film career as a screenwriter in late 2000s. He is the writer of several famous Iranian films. He started his ... See full bio »

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 2015 Last Knights
 2014 Tales
 2014 Melbourne
 2014 Camp X-Ray
Ali (as Payman Maadi)
 2014 Criminal Justice (TV Series)
Salim Kahn
- Episode #1.1 (2014) ... Salim Kahn (as Payman Maadi)
- Unaired 2013 Pilot ... Salim Kahn
 2011 Mourning
Masoud (voice)
 2009 About Elly
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 2012 The Snow on the Pines (screenplay)
 2006 Cafe Setareh
 2004 Coma
 2002 Atash
 2000 Swan Song
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 2014 Il ├ętait une fois... (TV Series documentary)
 2013 From Iran, a Separation (Documentary)
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Alternate Names:

Payman Maadi


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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Los Angeles, CA, USA: Attending the Golden Globes for "A Separation" (2011) with director, Asghar Farhadi. See more »

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