Biography

Darren Majian Shahlavi (born August 5 1972), sometimes credited as Shahlavi, is an Iranian-British actor and martial artist. A native of Stockport, Greater Manchester, Shahlavi is known primarily for playing bad guys in martial arts films such as Bloodmoon and Yuen Woo-ping's Tai Chi Boxer along with Jacky Wu. Shahlavi has starred in the Asian film series The Techno Warriors, and American films Hostile Environment, Sometimes a Hero, Legion of the Dead and the cult classic Beyond the Limits, for German Horror master Olaf Ittenbach. Recently Shahlavi appeared opposite Eddie Murphy in Columbia pictures big screen remake of I-Spy directed by Betty Thomas, and independent features The Final Cut with Robin Williams and the notorious Uwe Boll's film BloodRayne with Kristanna Loken and Sir Ben Kingsley. The name Shahlavi is a name of Persian origin ( names ending in 'avi', 'evi' are typically Iranian, such as Pahlavi ) . Description above from the Wikipedia article Darren Shahlavi, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Darren Majian Shahlavi (born August 5 1972), sometimes credited as Shahlavi, is an Iranian-British actor and martial artist. A native of Stockport, Greater Manchester, Shahlavi is known primarily for playing bad guys in martial arts films such as Bloodmoon and Yuen Woo-ping's Tai Chi Boxer along with Jacky Wu. Shahlavi has starred in the Asian film series The Techno Warriors, and American films Hostile Environment, Sometimes a Hero, Legion of the Dead and the cult classic Beyond the Limits, for German Horror master Olaf Ittenbach. Recently Shahlavi appeared opposite Eddie Murphy in Columbia pictures big screen remake of I-Spy directed by Betty Thomas, and independent features The Final Cut with Robin Williams and the notorious Uwe Boll's film BloodRayne with Kristanna Loken and Sir Ben Kingsley. The name Shahlavi is a name of Persian origin ( names ending in 'avi', 'evi' are typically Iranian, such as Pahlavi ) . Description above from the Wikipedia article Darren Shahlavi, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 32

Birthday 1972-08-05

Day of Death 2015-01-01

Place of Birth Stockport, Greater Manchester, UK

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Kickboxer: Retaliation as Eric Sloane
2016 Kickboxer: Vengeance as Eric Sloane
2015 Tomorrowland as Tough Guard
2015 Pound of Flesh as Goran
2013 The Package as Devon
2013 Survival Code as Sergei
2012 Violence of Action as Bojan Popovich
2012 Arrow (1 episode) as Constantine Drakon
2012 Aladdin and the Death Lamp as Aladdin
2011 Tactical Force as Storato
2011 Mortal Kombat: Legacy (10 episodes) as Kano
2011 Red Riding Hood as Solomon's Soldier
2010 Born to Raise Hell as Costel
2010 Ip Man 2 as Taylor "The Twister" Miller
2009 Watchmen as NY SWAT
2008 Sanctuary (1 episode) as Ennis Camden (1 episode) as Jason
2007 Reaper (2 episodes)
2007 Alien Agent as Kaylor
2007 300 as Persian (uncredited)
2005 Alone in the Dark as John Dillon
2003 Beyond the Limits as Dennis
2001 Legion of the Dead as Peter
2001 Xtreme Warriors
2001 Guaranteed on Delivery as Hitman #3
1999 Hostile Environment as Rocky
1999 Lethal Combat: Techno Warriors 2 as Twister
1998 Techno Warriors as Twister
1997 Bloodmoon as The Killer
1996 Tai Chi II as Smith
1995 Angel On Fire as Thug
1994 Deadly Target as Randy
1993 Guns & Roses as Passport syndicate member

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2015 Pound of Flesh Thanks

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