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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Tehran, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Tehran, as in some cases Tehran may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Tehran then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Tehran, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

This list contains items like Nazanin Boniadi and Nasim Pedrad.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Tehran?" and "Which famous actors were born in Tehran?"

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Abbas Kiarostami is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Abbas Kiarostami age 77 - Abbas Kiarostami is an Iranian film director, screenwriter, photographer and film producer. An active filmmaker since 1970, Kiarostami has been involved in over forty films, including shorts and ...more

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Afsaneh Bayegan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Afsaneh Bayegan age 54 - Afsaneh Bayegan is an actress born in Tehran, Iran. Her artistic career started with the short film "Boogh" or "The Horn" by Ali Alinejad.

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Afshin Hashemi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Afshin Hashemi age 42 - Afshin Hashemi is an actor.

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Aida Mohammadkhani is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Aida Mohammadkhani age 29 - Aida Mohammadkhani is an actress.

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Akbar Abdi is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Akbar Abdi age 57 - Akbar Abdi is an Iranian actor and comedian. Akbar Abdi proved his talent through a TV series consisting of children's programming. He started his career in TV series and soon became very ...more

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Ali Mosaffa is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Ali Mosaffa age 51 - Ali Mosaffa is an Iranian actor and director.

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Ali Nassirian is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Ali Nassirian age 82 - Ali Nassirian is an Iranian film and theater actor, who plays both character and leading roles.

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Ali Saam is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Ali Saam Ali Saam is an actor.

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Amin Hayai is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Amin Hayai age 47 - Amin Hayaei is an Iranian actor. He is married to Niloofar Khoshkholgh, who is an Iranian actress.

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Amin Zendegani is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Amin Zendegani age 45 - Amin Zendegani is an Iranian actor who starred as king Solomon in the film The Kingdom of Solomon. He also starred in the Persian series Mukhtarnameh as Muslim ibn Aqeel.

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Amir Ghodsi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Amir Ghodsi age 33 - Amir Ghodsi is an actor.

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Amir Khalighi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Amir Khalighi age 47 - Amir Khalighi is an actor.

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Amir Shervan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Amir Shervan Died at 77 (1929-2006) - Amir Shervan, born Amir Hosein Ghaffari, was an Iranian film director, producer, actor, and screenwriter. After studying theatre in Pasadena, California, he returned to his home country and had ...more

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Azita Hajian is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Azita Hajian age 59 - Azita Hijian is an Iranian actress.

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Anahid Avanesian is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Anahid Avanesian Anahid Avanesian is film producer and actress.

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Antonio Esfandiari is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Antonio Esfandiari age 39 - Antonio "The Magician" Esfandiari, born Amir Esfandiari, is a professional poker player and former professional magician, known for his elaborate chip tricks. Esfandiari is the face of ...more

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Aram is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Aram age 64 - Aram is an actress.

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Arash is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Arash age 40 - Arash Labaf is an actor.

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Armin Zadeh is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Armin Zadeh Armin Zadeh is a film actor and an Electronic Dance Music DJ

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Atefeh Razavi is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Atefeh Razavi age 50 - Atefeh Razavi is an Iranian actress and make-up artist.

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Aylar Lie is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Aylar Lie age 33 - Aylar Dianati Lie is a Norwegian actress and model of Iranian descent and former pornographic actress. She is currently working in the music industry as a music video actress and singer, having ...more

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Dariush Arjmand is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Dariush Arjmand age 73 - Dariush Arjmand, to a military father and a housewife mother. He grew up in Mashhad and started performing in plays at the age of 12. At the age of 26, he started working for the Ministry of Art ...more

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Azam Ali is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Azam Ali age 47 - Azam Ali is a film score composer.

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Bahar Soomekh is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Bahar Soomekh age 42 - Bahar Soomekh is an Iranian-American actress and environmental activist. She is best known for her roles in the films Crash and Saw III.

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Bahman Farmanara is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Bahman Farmanara age 75 - Bahman Farmanara is an Iranian film director, screenwriter, and film producer. Bahman Farmanara is the second son in a family of four brothers and one sister. The family business was Textile and ...more

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Bahman Mofid is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Bahman Mofid age 75 - Bahman Mofid is an Iranian actor.

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Bahram Radan is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Bahram Radan age 38 - Bahram Radan is an award-winning Iranian actor. While working towards a degree in Business Management in college, Radan signed up for acting classes where he was discovered as an emerging ...more

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Baran Kosari is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Baran Kosari age 32 - Baran Kosari is a Crystal Simorgh winning Iranian actress. She is the daughter of director Rakhshan Bani Etemad, and film producer Jahangir Kosari.

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Barbet Schroeder is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Barbet Schroeder age 76 - Barbet Schroeder is a Swiss-born French film director and producer who started his career in French cinema in the 1960s, working together with directors such as Jean-Luc Godard and Jacques ...more

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Behi Djanati Atai is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Behi Djanati Atai Behi Djanati Atai is an actress, author, film director, artist and teacher.

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Bijan Daneshmand is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Bijan Daneshmand age 59 - Bijan Daneshmand is an actor and artist based in England. He was educated in England at Eastbourne College, Sussex, a graduate of King's College London, and trained for acting at the London ...more

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Bijan Zaimi is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Bijan Zaimi age 39 - Bijan Zaimi is an actor.

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Bita Farrahi is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Bita Farrahi age 59 - Bita Lahrakhani Deinabli also known as Bita Farrahi is an Iranian actress. She is one of the most famous and internationally acclaimed actresses in Iran.

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Bobby Naderi is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Bobby Naderi age 33 - Bobby Naderi is an actor.

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Carolena Sabah is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Carolena Sabah age 43 - Carolena Sabah is an actress.

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Claudia Lynx is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Claudia Lynx age 35

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Dar Dixon is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Dar Dixon age 55 - Dar Dixon is an actor.

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Dariush Kashani is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran

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Dariush Mehrjui is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Dariush Mehrjui age 78 - Dariush Mehrju'i, also spelled as Mehrjui, Mehrjoui, and Mehrjuyi, is an Iranian director, screenwriter, producer, and film editor. Mehrjui was a founding member of the Iranian New Wave movement ...more

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Daryush Shokof is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Daryush Shokof age 63 - Daryush Shokof is an Iranian artist, philosopher, film director, writer, and film producer. He was born in Tehran, Iran, but lives in Germany. Daryush Shokof was Born in 1954 in Tehran, Iran. He ...more

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David Diaan is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
David Diaan age 58 - David Diaan is an actor and film producer.

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David King-Wood is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
David King-Wood Died at 90 (1913-2003) - David King-Wood was a British actor. He was born in Tehran, Iran, the youngest of four children. His father was William King Wood, Director of the Indo-European Telegraph Department and his ...more

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Dominic Rains is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Dominic Rains age 35 - Dominic Rains is an American actor, best known for his portrayal in independent films such as The Taqwacores and A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night. Rains was born in Tehran, Iran, moved to ...more

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Ebrahim Hatamikia is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Ebrahim Hatamikia age 56 - Ebrahim Hatamikia is an Iranian Director.

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Elham Hamidi is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Elham Hamidi age 40 - Elham Hamidi is an Iranian actress. She has been appeared in the block buster mini-series Prophet Joseph as Asinaat. She also starred in The Kingdom of Solomon as Mariyam.

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Essa Zahir is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Essa Zahir age 48 - Essa Zahir is an actor.

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Ethan Rains is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Ethan Rains Ethan Rains is a voice actor.

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Ezzatolah Entezami is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Ezzatolah Entezami age 93 - Ezzatolah Entezami is an Iranian actor.

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Fahimeh Rastkar is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Fahimeh Rastkar Died at 80 (1932-2012) - Fahimeh Rastkar was an Iranian actress and dubbing artist. She was born in Tehran, Iran in 1932, she studied French language. She died on 22 November 2012 of Alzheimer's disease in Tehran.

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Faramarz Gharibian is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Actors From Tehran
Faramarz Gharibian age 76 - Faramarz Gharibian is an actor and director, born November 17, 1941, Tehran, Iran. He learned film acting in the School of Visual Arts, US. He started his career with a short role in Come ...more