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David Diaan

Actor | Producer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
The Stoning of Soraya M. (2008) | Mossadegh (2012) | Baba Joon (2015)
AWARDS 
1 win More »
AKA 
David Fariborz Davoodian | Fariborz David Davoodian | Fariborz David Diaan | Fariborz David Dian  Less
HEIGHT 
5' 11" (1.80m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 27-60
GUILDS *
SAG
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian | Mixed | Asian | Mediterranean | Latin/Hispanic | Middle Eastern  Less
HAIR *
Black (Bald)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
180 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Average
ATHLETICS *
Soccer | Tennis | Basketball | Cycling | Swimming  Less
ACCENTS *
Southern | Middle Eastern | Midwest | Jamaican | French | Spanish | Chinese  Less
LANGUAGES *
Persian | Arabic
WORK HISTORY *
Film | Radio | Theater | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Writing | Acting | Directing | Producing  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (20 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (14 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for ValetValet (TV Series) Houshang Hakimi (6 episodes, 2016–2017)  Less 2016–2017 6
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  • Primary photo for Madam SecretaryMadam Secretary (TV Series) Shakya (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for The BlacklistThe Blacklist (TV Series) Bahram Bakhash (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for The BrinkThe Brink (TV Series) General Ahmed Ali (4 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 4
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  • Primary photo for BonesBones (TV Series) Omid Turan (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for NCIS: Los AngelesNCIS: Los Angeles (TV Series) Vakeel Shah (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (TV Series) Elias (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for HomelandHomeland (TV Series) Masud Sherazi (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013 2
  • Primary photo for NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative ServiceNCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service (TV Series) Farid Bawali (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Wainy DaysWainy Days (TV Series) Hotel Manager (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for WeedsWeeds (TV Series) Daoud Mahmud (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 2
  • Primary photo for Parks and RecreationParks and Recreation (TV Series) Saïd (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for The UnitThe Unit (TV Series) The Vet (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • Shadow Riders (Nov 23, 2008) The Vet (as David Fariborz Davoodian)  Less
  • Primary photo for QuarterlifeQuarterlife (TV Series) Victor (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
Self (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for 1979 Revolution1979 Revolution (Video Game) Homayoon Shirazi (voice) (as Fariborz David Dian)  Less 2016

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Otis E. * – Hamid Sublime Entertainment / Jeffrey Daniel Phillips
  • The Stoning of Soraya M. * – Mayor Ebrahim Cyrus Nowrasteh
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Quarter Life * – Victor NBC / Eric Stoltz

Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • University of Missouri * – Radio and TV 1982 Columbia, MO.
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • Leslie Kahn’s acting classes * Leslie Kahn 2006 Hollywood, CA

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • slamdance * – Best Screenplay 2000
  • San Antonio Film Festival * – Best Actor 2012

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

UPLOADED RESUME
  • * Actor ~ Writer ~ Producer ~ Radio & T.V. Host
    SAG Member
    david@sublimeentertainment.net
    www.sublimeentertaiment.net

    FILM

    The Stoning of Soraya M. Mayor Ebrahim Cyrus Nowrasteh
    The Baghdad Prom First George Larkin
    Otis E. Hamid Jeff D. Phillips
    The Ten Landlord David Wain
    Art School Confidential Future Critic Terry Zwigoff
    Air Lead Dexter Delara
    Allah Vs. God Lead Thurman Matthiesen
    America So Beautiful Lead Babak Shokrian
    Dogwalker Lead Jacques Thelemaque
    Irangeles Co-Lead Michael Keller
    Peaceful Sabbath Co-Lead Babak Shokrian
    I Am Persian Lead Tanaz Eshaghian
    Iran Is My Home Lead David Diaan

    TELEVISION
    The Unit .... The Vet 1 episode, Shadow Riders (2008) CBS
    The Colony The Trader 1 episode (2009) Discovery Channel
    Quarterlife .... Victor 1 episode, Home Sweet Home (2008) NBC
    It's A Mad,Mad,Mad,Mad World Lead Channel One T.V.
    XTV / Sketch Comedy Lead Channel 18 / L. A.
    ARM Telethon Lead Channel 18 / L. A.

    THEATRE

    The 99 Cent Family Lead National Tour
    Beyond Therapy Lead Columbia Playhouse
    Garbage,The City and Death Lead Theatre-Theatre
    Liquid Variety Show Lead El Rey Theatre
    The Blind Date Lead El Rey Theatre
    The Talk Show Lead Wilshire Ebell Theatre

    Training

    Lesly Kahn Acting Studio
    University of Missouri Columbia, School of Radio and T.V.

    Special Skills

    Languages: English, Farsi
    Accents: Arabic; Asian; British; French; Italian; Middle Eastern; Russian;
    Spanish
    Sports: Racquetball; Water Ski; Snow Ski; Biking; Weightlifting
    Talents: Award winning writer, Director, Producer, Videographer



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