Parinaz Izadyar

Parinaz Izadyar (Persian: پریناز ایزدیار‎, born 30 August 1985 in Babol) is an Iranian actress.[1] In 2012, Izadyar starred in her first leading role, in the Romantic drama The Times.

Parinaz Izadyar
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Parinaz Izadyar at 37th Fajr Film Festival (2019)
Parinaz Izadyar

(1985-08-30) 30 August 1985 (age 35)
Years active2006–present
Notable work
Life and a Day
The Warden
Just 6.5
Hot Summer
Height1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)


Parinaz Izadyar studied Graphic Design and made her movie debut in 2007 with One Man, One City, and one year later she appeared in Alireza Amini's The Same Day (2008).

She made her first television appearance in Saeed Ebrahimifar's Moon In the Shadow (2009) TV film. Her first series Five Kilometers to Heaven aired on IRIB TV3 in 2011 for which she received acclaim.[2]

Some of Izadyar's other series include Like a Nightmare (2011) and The Times (2012), and Shahrzad (2015–2018). Izadyar has appeared in a number of movies, including VillayiHa (2017), Hot Summer (2017), Just 6.5 (2019), and The Warden (2019).

She received the Crystal Simorgh of the Best Actress in a Leading Role for her appearance in Life and a Day (2016) from the 34th Fajr Film Festival.[3]



Year Title Role
2007 One Man, One City Colonel's Daughter
2008 The Same Day
2009 Goor Be Goor
2010 Tasseography Targol
Along The City Parinaz
2011 No Men Allowed Sahar
2013 The Exclusive Line Marjan
2014 Buried Alive
Swimming Pool Mania
This Apple Is For You Shayesteh
360 Degree Mahtab
2016 Life and a Day Somayyeh
A Special Day[4] Soudabe
2017 VillayiHa Khanoom Kheyri
Hot Summer Nasrin
Hat-trick Lida
2018 Residents of Nowhere
Pig Annie
2019 The Warden Sousan Karimi
Just 6.5 Elham
Latyan Salma
2020 Puff Puff Pass Nasim
Bone Marrow Bahar
2022 Private Meeting

Home VideoEdit

Year Title Role
2015–2018 Shahrzad Shirin Divansalar[5][6][7]
2021 Jeyran Jeyran

Television SeriesEdit

Year Title Role Network
2012 The Times Arghavan Azarnia IRIB TV3
2011 Like A Nightmare Negar
Five Kilometers to Heaven Mina IRIB TV3

Television FilmEdit

Year Title Director
2009 Moon In the Shadow Saeed Ebrahimifar


Year Title Role
2014 A Little Click
2018 Les Misérables Fantine

Music VideoEdit

Year Title Artist
2017 Havam Dobare Pase Mohsen Chavoshi

Awards and NominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2014 Hafez Awards Best Drama Actress The Times Nominated
2016 Best Actress (Film) Life and a Day Won[8]
Best Drama Actress Shahrzad Nominated
2018 Best Drama Actress Shahrzad Nominated
Best Actress (Film) VillayiHa Won[8]
2019 Best Actress (Film) Just 6.5 Nominated
2016 Fajr Film Festival Best Actress In a Leading Role Life and a Day Won[8]
2017 Best Actress In a Leading Role Hot Summer Nominated
2020 Best Actress In a Leading Role Puff Puff Pass Nominated
2016 Iran's Film Critics and Writers Association Best Actress In a Leading Role Life and a Day Nominated
2017 Dhaka International Film Festival Best Actress Hot Summer Won[8]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Parinaz Izadyar – Women's rights". Retrieved 2021-07-10.
  2. ^ "PressTV-Iran TV series staff stand trial over boy suicide". Retrieved 2017-09-26.
  3. ^ correspondent, Tehran Bureau (2016-03-15). "Playing on the big screen this Iranian new year – in pictures". The Guardian. ISSN 0261-3077. Retrieved 2017-09-26.
  4. ^ "Comedies, Social Dramas and Political Trailer for Norouz". Financial Tribune. 2017-03-15. Retrieved 2017-09-26.
  5. ^ ""Shahrzad" director Hassan Fat'hi wins best at Jasmine Film Festival". Tehran Times. 2016-12-17. Retrieved 2017-09-26.
  6. ^ "Shahrzad to take part at European Film Market". Mehr News Agency. 2016-02-14. Retrieved 2017-09-26.
  7. ^ "Shahrzad to take part at European Film Market". Mehr News Ag←e. 2018-01-31. Retrieved 2018-05-28.
  8. ^ a b c d "'Life Without Parole' takes Iranian cinema to a new level". kurdistan24. Retrieved 2017-09-26.

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