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Navid Negahban

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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Jun 2, 1968
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Tatort 1970-11-29
Latest Project:
Movie In Full Bloom 2019-06-19
Known For
Poster of Homeland
Poster of Powder Blue
Poster of The Mentalist
Poster of Tatort
Movie In Full Bloom The Shepherd (voice) 2019-06-19
Movie Aladdin The Sultan 2019-05-22
Movie 12 Strong General Dostum 2018-01-16
Movie Die Damaskus Verschwörung Sarraj 2018-07-20
Movie Saat des Terrors Kashif Baqri 2018-11-21
Series Legion Amahl Farouk / Shadow King 2017-02-08
Movie Feuer im Kopf Dr. Najjar 2017-02-22
Movie American Assassin Minister Behurz 2017-09-14
Movie Sand Castle Kadeer 2017-04-21
Movie Window Horses: The Poetic Persian Epiphany of Rosie Ming Mehran 2016-06-13
Series The Team Said Gharbour 2015-02-22
Movie Day One Dr. Nasir 2015-02-27
Series Scorpion Agent Khara 2014-09-22
Movie American Sniper Sheikh Al-Obeidi 2014-12-11
Movie The Moment Malik Jamil 2013-04-21
Movie Words & Pictures Rashid 2013-09-06
Movie Die Atlas Trilogie: Teil 1 - Wer ist John Galt? Dr. Robert Stadler 2011-04-14
Series Homeland Abu Nazir 2011-10-02
Movie Powder Blue Doctor Brooks 2009-05-08
Movie Brothers Murad 2009-01-27
Movie The Stoning of Soraya M. Ali 2009-06-26
Movie Dead Air Abir 2009-10-27
Series The Mentalist Hassan Zarif 2008-09-23
Movie Der Krieg des Charlie Wilson Refugee Camp Translator 2007-12-19
Movie Revenge of the Giant Mummy Ammon 2005-05-14
Movie High School Confidential Mr. Azzouni 2005-01-22
Series Tatort Harun 1970-11-29