Dariush Arjmand

Dariush Arjmand (Persian: داریوش ارجمند‎; born 27 July 1944 in Mashhad, Iran) is an Iranian actor.

Dariush Arjmand
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Arjmand in 2019
Dariush Arjmnad

(1944-07-27) July 27, 1944 (age 76)
Alma materUniversity of Paris
Mashhad University
Years active1986–present
Notable work
Once Upon a Time, Cinema, From Rey, Shaheed-e-Kufa, Mokhtarnameh
Height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
RelativesAnoushirvan Arjmand (Brother)
Borzou Arjmnad (Nephew)
AwardsOrder of Culture and Art.png Order of Culture and Art (1st Class)[1]

A son of a military father and a housewife mother, he was born in Mashhad and grew up in Mashhad. He started performing in plays at the age of 12. At the age of 26, he started working for the Ministry of Art and Culture. In the meantime, is a Crystal-Simorgh winning Iranian actor.


After many years of performing in theatre, he started his film acting career by appearing in Captain Khorshid (1986, Nasser Taghvaee), which was awarded the Crystal Simorgh for the best leading role at the Fajr International Film Festival.


  • Nakhoda Khorshid (1987 - a.k.a. Captain Khorshid)
  • Kashtee-ye Angelica (1989 - a.k.a. The Angelica)
  • Jostejoogar (1989)
  • Pardehe Akhar (1991 - a.k.a. The Last Act)
  • Nassereddin Shah, Actor-e Cinema (1992 - a.k.a. Once Upon a Time, Cinema)
  • Zamin-e asemani (1994 - The Heavenly Earth)
  • Adam barfi (1994 - a.k.a. The Snowman)
  • Eteraz (2000 - a.k.a. Protest)
  • Mosafer-e rey (2001 - Traveller of Rey)
  • Sagkoshi (2001 - a.k.a. Killing Mad Dogs)
  • Ezdevaj be sabke irani (2006 - Marriage in Iranian style)
  • Raeis (The Boss 2008)
  • Jorm (2011)
  • Banuye Shahre Maa (2011)
  • Without permission (Persian: بدون اجازه‎) (2011)
  • harfe mardom (2013)


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  1. ^ نشان‌های دولتی در روزهای پایانی خاتمی و احمدی‌نژاد به چه‌کسانی رسید؟. Tasnim News Agency (in Persian). 24 August 2013. Retrieved 15 April 2016.
  2. ^ Dariush Arjmand on Sourehcinema

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