Biography

Maziyar "Maz" Jobrani (born February 26, 1972) is an Iranian-American comedian and actor who is part of the "Axis of Evil" comedy group. The group appeared on a comedy special on Comedy Central. Jobrani has also appeared in numerous films, television shows, including Better Off Ted, on radio, and in comedy clubs. His filmography includes roles in The Interpreter, Friday After Next, Dragonfly, and Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero. He appears as a regular character on the 2017 CBS sitcom Superior Donuts. He is also currently a board member of the National Iranian American Council (NIAC).

Maziyar "Maz" Jobrani (born February 26, 1972) is an Iranian-American comedian and actor who is part of the "Axis of Evil" comedy group. The group appeared on a comedy special on Comedy Central. Jobrani has also appeared in numerous films, television shows, including Better Off Ted, on radio, and in comedy clubs. His filmography includes roles in The Interpreter, Friday After Next, Dragonfly, and Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero. He appears as a regular character on the 2017 CBS sitcom Superior Donuts. He is also currently a board member of the National Iranian American Council (NIAC).

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 42

Birthday 1972-02-26

Place of Birth -

Official Site -

Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

The Hebrew Hammer vs. Hitler as The Asiatic Anvil
2019 Monsters Abroad Pilot as Ali
2018 Simple Wedding as Uncle Saman
2018 Back To School Just For Laughs as Himself
2017 Funny: The Documentary
2017 Maz Jobrani: Immigrant as Himself
2017 Superior Donuts (34 episodes) as Fawz
2016 Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero as Jimmy Vestvood
2015 Maz Jobrani: I'm Not a Terrorist But I've Played One on TV as Himself
2015 Descendants as Jafar
2014 Shirin in Love as Mike
2013 We Are Men (2 episodes) as Vic
2013 Maz Jobrani: I Come in Peace as Himself
2012 Reza Hassani Goes to the Mall as Reza
2011 Last Man Standing (1 episode) as Jerry
2011 Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand-Up Revolution (1 episode) as Himself
2011 Pauly Shore's Vegas is My Oyster as Himself
2011 David
2009 Maz Jobrani: Brown and Friendly as Himself
2009 Comedy.TV (1 episode) as Himself
2009 Better Off Ted (6 episodes)
2007 The Knights of Prosperity (13 episodes) as Gourishankar 'Gary' Subramaniam
2007 The Axis of Evil Comedy Tour as Himself
2005 The Colbert Report (1 episode)
2005 E-Ring (1 episode)
2005 The Interpreter as Mo
2005 Grey's Anatomy (1 episode) as Dakhir Hamed
2005 Life on a Stick (13 episodes)
2004 13 Going on 30 as Glenn
2003 Threat Matrix (1 episode)
2002 Friday After Next as Moly
2002 Still Standing (1 episode)
2002 Without a Trace (1 episode)
2002 Maryam as Reza
2002 The President's Man: A Line in the Sand as Ali Faisal
2001 24 (192 episodes) (1 episode) as Marko Khatami
2001 The Medicine Show as Dr. Michel
1999 The West Wing (1 episode) as Prince Bitar
1999 The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (1 episode)
1994 ER (1 episode)
1994 Chicago Hope (1 episode)
1990 Law & Order (1 episode)

Writing

2016 Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero Writer
2015 Maz Jobrani: I'm Not a Terrorist But I've Played One on TV Writer
2013 Maz Jobrani: I Come in Peace Writer
2009 Maz Jobrani: Brown and Friendly Writer
2007 The Axis of Evil Comedy Tour Writer

Directing

2017 Maz Jobrani: Immigrant Director
2015 Maz Jobrani: I'm Not a Terrorist But I've Played One on TV Director
2013 Maz Jobrani: I Come in Peace Director

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