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Golshifteh Farahani is an Iranian actress and singer. She is best known for her roles in the films The Pear Tree, Body of Lies, Mim Mesle Madar (M for Mother), Ashk-e Sarma (The Tear of the Cold), The Patience Stone, Exodus: Gods and Kings, Paterson, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales and The Upside. In 2016, Farahani played the title character in the stage version of Anna Karenina. Born on July 10, 1983 in Tehran, Iran, to parents Behzad Farahani, a theatre director and actor, and Fahimeh Rahim Nia, she is the sister of actress Shaghayegh Farahani and Azarakhsh Farahani. She started her acting career in theater at the age of six. At 14, she got her first film role playing leading role in The Pear Tree (1998), for which she won the Crystal Roc for Best Actress from the International Section of the 16th Fajr International Film Festival in Tehran. She was married to Amin Mahdavi from 2003 to 2013 and Christos Dorje Walker from 2015 to 2017.
Family and Personal Life
She married Amin Mahdavi in 2003. They divorced in 2013. She married Christos Dorje Walker in 2015. Her sister, Shaghayegh Farahani, is also an actress.
She shared the screen with Russell Crowe in the 2008 spy drama Body of Lies.
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Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Age (as of today)
|Date of Birth
|July 10, 1983
|Place of Birth
|1.69 m, 5 feet 6 inches
|55 kg, 121 lbs
|Net Worth / Wealth
|Actor, Musician, Singer
Height, Weight, and Age
Golshifteh Farahani's height is pretty average measuring 1.69 m. The actor weighs 55 kg. Being born on July 10, 1983, translates to an age of 40 years as of todays date (February 29, 2024).
"Paris is a city that liberates you as a woman from all your sins that you think you are guilty of; it washes away all of that, and you are free."Golshifteh Farahani
"For me, Iran was paradise, and I believe it's a paradise still, but only if you don't have political problems. If you have a political problem, paradise turns into hell."Golshifteh Farahani
"I think there is a problem in France that anyone who is not European, you want to know where they come from and why do they come from somewhere or why they speak English or why they are human. That's the big barrier for all of us that are coming from some far, far away countries. But at the end of the day, we are all artists."Golshifteh Farahani
"I had to tell people I was not born with a scarf because I came out Iran. People think you came out of your mother with a scarf; they can't imagine that the scarf is not stuck to your head."Golshifteh Farahani
"In my life, my parents wanted me to be a musician, I was supposed to go to Vienna to study piano. But this train wanted to go in another direction."Golshifteh Farahani