Golshifteh Farahani during an interview with BBC Persian Farahani is involved in environmental causes, and is an advocate for the eradication of tuberculosis in Iran. In Iran, she was a member of Kooch Neshin (Nomads), a band that won the 2nd Tehran Avenue underground rock competition.
Golshifteh started her acting career in theater at the age of 6 and has always kept a strong link with theater, but it was at the age of 14 that she acted in her first film Derakhte Golabi (1998), for which she won the prize for the Best Actress from the international section of the Fajr film festival, immediately making her one of the stars of...
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Golshifteh started her acting career in theater at the age of 6 and has always kept a strong link with theater, but it was at the age of 14 that she acted in her first film Derakhte Golabi (1998), for which she won the prize for the Best Actress from the international section of the Fajr film festival, immediately making her one of the stars of Iranian cinema.
Golshifte Farahani was an Iranian actress who became well-known in America in 2016 for her starring role in Director Jim Jarmusch's "Paterson." Born and raised in Tehran, Farahani initially began...
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Golshifteh Farahani was born on Sunday, 10 July 1983 (age 36 years; as in 2019), in Tehran, Iran. Her zodiac sign is Cancer. She did her graduation from Islamic Azad University, Tehran. Wikipedia
She was born in an Islamic family. Parents & Siblings Her father, Behzad Farahani is a theatre director and actor. Her mother, Fahimeh Rahim Nia is an actress and painter. Her elder sister, Shaghayegh Farahani is an actress too. Her brother, Azarakhsh Farahani is an actor and music composer. Relationships, Husband & Children In 2003, she got married to the French director and producer, Amin Mahdavi. After eight years of their marriage, the couple got divorced in 2011. Reportedly, she got married to the French actor, Louis Garrel in 2012, and their marriage lasted for only two years. IMDB She was in a rumoured relationship with the actor and producer, Matthew Silver in 2015. In the same year, she got married to the Australian somatic psychotherapist, Christos Dorje Walker, and after two years of their marriage, they got divorced.
At the age of 14, she debuted as an actor in the Iranian film, ‘Derakht e Golabie/The Pear Tree’ in 1998. She has received international reorganisation for her various films. Some of her films are ‘Deux fereshté/Two Angels’ (2003), ‘Bab’Aziz: Le prince qui contemplait son âme’ (2004), ‘To Each His Cinema’ (2007), ‘Santouri/The Music Man’ (2007), ‘Body of Lies’ (2008), ‘Chicken With Plums/Poulet Aux Prunes’ (2011), ‘The Patience Stone’ (2012), and ‘Arab Blues’ (2019). She got immense popularity with her character ‘Shansa’ in ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales’ (2017). She acted in the Netflix web series, ‘Extraction’ (2020), in which she played the character of Nik Khan. She has acted in various theatre plays, like ‘Maryam and Mardavij’ (2003), ‘The Black Narcissus’ (2004), ‘A Private Dream’ (2013), and ‘Anna Karenina’ (2016). She has featured in the music videos like “Pola” (2014) and “Paradis” (2018).
She was restricted in 2008, from leaving Iran and appearing in the Hollywood film, ‘Body of Lies’ starring Leonardo DiCaprio. Though, she managed to appear in the film.
Fajr International Film Festival 1997:Best Actress (International Section) for Derakht e Golabie (The Pear Tree) Three Continents Festival (Nantes, France) 2004:Prix d’ Interpretation Feminine for Boutique Kazan International Film Festival 2008:Best Actress for Mim Mesle Madar (M for Mother) Gijón International Film Festival 2012:Best Actress for The Patience Stone Abu Dhabi Film Festival 2012:Best Actress for The Patience Stone Note:She has many more accolades to her name.Her real name is Rahavard Farahani.She started learning music and piano at the age of 5, and later, she joined a music school in Tehran, Iran.A Childhood Picture of Golshifteh Farahani and Her BrotherShe revealed in an interview that she had lived like a boy when she was a kid, she said,In 2008, she exiled from her country Iran and then settled in Paris. In an interview, she said,She has been working for the environmental causes and is working as an advocate for the eradication of tuberculosis in Iran.Her hobbies include playing music and watching movies.
Jan 19, 2012 · Golshifteh Farahani, a 29-year-old actress who became the first Iranian to star in a major Hollywood film, has been banned from returning to Iran, The Telegraph is reporting.
Golshifteh Farahani (pers. گلشیفته فراهانی) (n. 10 iulie 1983) este o actriță iraniană. Ea s-a prezentat la Festivalul Internațional de Film de la Berlin din 2009 cu filmul "Totul despre Elly".AnulTitluRolObservații (engleză)2010Poulet Aux Prunes (Chicken With Plums)IraneDirected by Marjan Satrapi (in ...2010Si Tu Meurs, Je Te Tue (I'll Kill You If ...SibaDirected by Hiner Saleem (in production) ...2010LeilaDirected by Roland Joffe (in production) ...2009Darbareye Elly ( About Elly )SepidehSilver Bear for Best Director at Berlin ...
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