Navid Negahban

Biography

Navid Negahban was born and raised in Mashhad, Iran. His passion for acting led him to Germany, where he spent eight years honing his theatrical skills prior to arriving in the US. Navid has been building a strong resume ever since, playing a broad range of intriguing characters for film, theatre, and television.

Navid has a powerful leading role in the stunning dramatic feature The Stoning of Soraya M., and significant supporting roles in Brothers with Tobey Maguire, directed by Jim Sheridan, Powder Blue with Jessica Biel and Forest Whitaker, and Charlie Wilson's War opposite Tom Hanks, directed by Mike Nichols. On TV, Navid had a recurring role on the eighth and final season of 24, and guest appearances include Lost, CSI: Miami, Law & Order, Covert Affairs, and NCIS: Los Angeles. Navid recently (2011) appeared as Dr. Robert Stadler in Atlas Shrugged Part 1. He also shot The Power of Few in New Orleans with Christopher Walken and Christian Slater. Navid is currently (2011/2012) playing the chilling Abu Nazir on Showtime's Homeland, with Damian Lewis and Claire Danes. Credit:  J. Bass 

Navid Negahban was born and raised in Mashhad, Iran. His passion for acting led him to Germany, where he spent eight years honing his theatrical skills prior to arriving in the US. Navid has been building a strong resume ever since, playing a broad range of intriguing characters for film, theatre, and television.

Navid has a powerful leading role in the stunning dramatic feature The Stoning of Soraya M., and significant supporting roles in Brothers with Tobey Maguire, directed by Jim Sheridan, Powder Blue with Jessica Biel and Forest Whitaker, and Charlie Wilson's War opposite Tom Hanks, directed by Mike Nichols. On TV, Navid had a recurring role on the eighth and final season of 24, and guest appearances include Lost, CSI: Miami, Law & Order, Covert Affairs, and NCIS: Los Angeles. Navid recently (2011) appeared as Dr. Robert Stadler in Atlas Shrugged Part 1. He also shot The Power of Few in New Orleans with Christopher Walken and Christian Slater. Navid is currently (2011/2012) playing the chilling Abu Nazir on Showtime's Homeland, with Damian Lewis and Claire Danes. Credit:  J. Bass 

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Known Credits 22

Birthday 1968-06-02

Place of Birth --

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Official Site http://navidnegahban.com/

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Sand Castle
2016 Window Horses as Mehran
2016 Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero as Mohammad Mohammad-Mohammadi
2015 Baba Joon as Itzhak
2015 Day One as Dr. Nasir
2014 American Sniper as Sheikh Al-Obeidi
2014 Scorpion(1 episode) as Agent Khara
2013 Words and Pictures as Rashid
2013 The Moment as Malik Jamil
2011 Homeland(12 episodes) as Abu Nazir
2011 Atlas Shrugged Part I as Dr. Robert Stadler
2009 Dead Air as Abir
2009 Diplomacy as Iranian Foreign Minister
2009 Powder Blue as Doctor Brooks
2009 Brothers as Murad
2009 Stellina Blue as Amir Keshavarz
2008 The Mentalist(1 episode) as Hassan Zarif
2008 The Stoning of Soraya M. as Ali
2005 Criminal Minds(1 episode) as Hassan Nadir
2005 The Fallen Ones as Ammon
1970 Scene of the Crime(1 episode) as Harun
1900 Damascus Cover as Sarraj

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