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Navid Negahban

1968-06-02 Mashhad, Iran

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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 


Aladdin The Sultan 2019-05-22
In Full Bloom The Shepherd (voice) 2019-06-19
Saat des Terrors Kashif Baqri 2018-11-21
12 Strong General Dostum 2018-01-16
Damascus Cover Sarraj 2018-07-20
Brain on Fire Dr. Najjar 2017-02-22
Sand Castle Kadeer 2017-04-21
American Assassin Minister Behurz 2017-09-14
Carving a Life Dr. Kasem 2017-10-13
Window Horses: The Poetic Persian Epiphany of Rosie Ming Mehran 2016-06-13
Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero Mohammad Mohammad-Mohammadi 2016-03-13
Baba Joon Itzhak 2015-09-10
Day One Dr. Nasir 2015-02-27
American Sniper Sheikh Al-Obeidi 2014-12-11
Cash for Gold Ehsan 2013-01-01
The Moment Malik Jamil 2013-04-21
Words and Pictures Rashid 2013-09-06
Atlas Shrugged: Part I Dr. Robert Stadler 2011-04-14
Brothers Murad 2009-01-27
Dead Air Abir 2009-10-27
The Stoning of Soraya M. Ali 2009-06-26
Diplomacy Iranian Foreign Minister 2009-07-10
Liberation Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi 2009-07-26
Powder Blue Doctor Brooks 2009-05-08
Stellina Blue Amir Keshavarz 2009-01-01
Charlie Wilson's War Refugee Camp Translator 2007-12-19
Pretty Persuasion Mr. Azzouni 2005-01-22
The Fallen Ones Ammon 2005-05-14
Cry Me A River Karim