Navid Negahban

Navid Negahban

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    • June 2nd, 1968
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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Acting (24 Credits)

2020Tehran as Masoud Tabrizi
2019Aladdin as The Sultan
2019In Full Bloom as The Shepherd (voice)
201812 Strong as General Dostum
2017Damascus Cover as Sarraj
2017American Assassin as Minister Behurz
2017Sand Castle as Kadeer
2017Legion as Amahl Farouk / Shadow King
2016Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero as Mohammad Mohammad-Mohammadi
2016Brain on Fire as Dr. Najjar
2015Day One as Dr. Nasir
2015The Team as Said Gharbour
2014American Sniper as Sheikh Al-Obeidi
2013The Moment as Malik JamilWatch Free
2013Words and Pictures as Rashid
2013The Power of Few as Sahel
2011Atlas Shrugged: Part I as Dr. Robert Stadler
2009Dead Air as Abir
2009Powder Blue as Doctor Brooks
2009Brothers as Murad
2008The Stoning of Soraya M. as Ali
2007Charlie Wilson's War as Refugee Camp Translator
2005The Fallen Ones as AmmonWatch Free
2005Pretty Persuasion as Mr. Azzouni

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