Firass Dirani

Firass Dirani (born 1984) is an Australian film and television actor known for his roles of Nick Russell, the Red Mystic Ranger on Power Rangers Mystic Force, Charlie in the 2009 Australian film The Combination, and as John Ibrahim on the 2010 series Underbelly: The Golden Mile. Since 2012, he has played Justin Baynie in the Australian TV series House Husbands.

Firass Dirani
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Firass Dirani in 2012
Born (1984-04-29) 29 April 1984 (age 36)
Years active1998-present

Early lifeEdit

Dirani was born in Sydney in 1984, of Lebanese descent. [1] He trained at the Actors College of Theatre and Television in Sydney central. The College set up a scholarship there in his honour.


Dirani pursued his acting career in Hollywood before receiving a call to play the role of John Ibrahim in Underbelly: The Golden Mile. In April 2010, Dirani was named Cleo Bachelor of the Year.[2]He is well known for playing Nick Russell aka the red mystic force ranger in Power Rangers Mystic Force.

Films include Killer Elite, which starred Jason Statham, Clive Owen, Yvonne Strahovski and Robert De Niro.

In 2020, it was announced Dirani would be participating the Seven Network's reality program SAS Australia.[3]





  • Sydney Dream Ball (2003) as Aerial Acrobat
  • Stories (2003)
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (2003) as Puck
  • Kid Stakes/Other Times (2003)
  • The Tempest (2004) as Caliban


  1. ^ McWhirter, Erin (6 February 2010). "Underbelly's Firass Dirani - the day I met John Ibrahim, the King of the Cross". Herald Sun. Retrieved 11 April 2010.
  2. ^ "Firass Dirani is Cleo Bachelor of the Year". The Sydney Morning Herald. 29 April 2010. Retrieved 29 April 2010.
  3. ^ Media Release: SAS Australia's full line up and air date revealed, TV Blackbox. Retrieved 2 October 2020.

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