Biography

Shohreh Aghdashloo ( born May 11, 1952) is an Iranian American actress.

After establishing a theatre and film career in Iran, Aghdashloo moved to England during the Iranian Revolution in 1979, and subsequently became a citizen of the United States. After several years playing supporting roles in television and film, her performance in House of Sand and Fog (2003) brought her several film critics' awards and a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She has continued to play supporting and character roles in film and television and won an Emmy Award for her work in the television drama House of Saddam (2008).

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Shohreh Aghdashloo ( born May 11, 1952) is an Iranian American actress.

After establishing a theatre and film career in Iran, Aghdashloo moved to England during the Iranian Revolution in 1979, and subsequently became a citizen of the United States. After several years playing supporting roles in television and film, her performance in House of Sand and Fog (2003) brought her several film critics' awards and a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She has continued to play supporting and character roles in film and television and won an Emmy Award for her work in the television drama House of Saddam (2008).

Description above from the Wikipedia Shohreh Aghdashloo, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 43

Birthday 1952-05-11

Place of Birth Tehran, Iran

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Sooteh Delaan
2017 Marvel's The Punisher(4 episodes) as Farah Madani
2017 Sweet Smell of Love
2016 The Promise as Marta Boghosian
2016 Star Trek Beyond as Commodore Paris
2016 Window Horses: The Poetic Persian Epiphany of Rosie Ming as Mehrnaz
2015 The Expanse(49 episodes) as Chrisjen Avasarala
2015 Septembers of Shiraz as Habibeh
2015 Last Knights as Maria
2014 Rosewater as Moloojoon
2014 Scorpion(1 episode) as Dr. Cassandra Davis
2012 The Odd Life of Timothy Green as Evette Onat
2011 On the Inside as Dr. Lofton
2011 Grimm(6 episodes) as Stefania Vaduva Popescu
2011 Iranium as Narrator
2010 For Neda
2009 FlashForward(3 episodes) as Nhadra Udaya
2008 The Stoning of Soraya M. as Zahra
2008 The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 as Professor Nasrin Mehani
2008 House of Saddam(4 episodes) as Sajida Hussein
2006 The Nativity Story as Elisabeth
2006 Smith(4 episodes)
2006 Smith(7 episodes) as Charlie
2006 The Lake House as Anna Klyczynski
2006 X-Men: The Last Stand as Dr. Kavita Rao
2006 American Dreamz as Nazneen Riza
2005 The Exorcism of Emily Rose as Dr. Adani
2005 Grey's Anatomy(1 episode)
2004 The Tony Danza Show(1 episode)
2003 House of Sand and Fog as Nadi
2003 NCIS(1 episode)
2002 Maryam as Homa Armin
2001 24(48 episodes) as Dina Araz
2001 24(1 episode) as Dina Azar
2001 America So Beautiful as Exiled actress
1998 Will & Grace(1 episode)
1994 ER(1 episode)
1993 Twenty Bucks as Ghada Holiday
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1989 Guests of Hotel Astoria
1986 Matlock(1 episode)
1978 Soote Delan as Aghdas
1977 The Report
1976 The Chessgame of the Wind
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode)

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