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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 movie Damascus Cover
Latest Project:
Movie Baba Joon 2015-09-10
Known For
Poster of Day One
Poster of El francotirador
Poster of Brothers
Poster of El Mentalista
Movie Damascus Cover Sarraj 2017
Movie Baba Joon 2015-09-10
Movie Day One Dr. Nasir 2015-04-16
Movie El francotirador Sheikh Al-Obeidi 2014-12-25
Series Scorpion Agent Khara 2014-09-22
Movie Lecciones de amor Rashid 2013-09-06
Movie The Moment Malik Jamil 2013-04-21
Movie Atlas Shrugged Part I Dr. Robert Stadler 2011-04-14
Series Homeland Abu Nazir 2011-10-02
Movie Brothers Murad 2009-01-27
Movie Dead Air Abir 2009-10-27
Movie Powder Blue Doctor Brooks 2009-05-08
Series El Mentalista Hassan Zarif 2008-09-23
Movie La verdad de Soraya M. Ali 2008-09-07
Series Mentes criminales Hassan Nadir 2005-09-22
Movie Ammón el Destructor Ammon 2005-05-14
Series Tatort Harun 1970-11-29