Iranian

Pouya

by Mixed Kidd on May 15, 2018

Birth Name: Kevin Pouya

Place of Birth: Miami, Florida, U.S.

Date of Birth: December 20, 1994

Ethnicity:
*Iranian (father)
*Cuban (mother)

Pouya is an American rapper. His father is from Iran, his mother from Cuba.

Source: https://genius.com

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Mojean Aria

by stlucas on April 21, 2018

Mojean Aria – Australians In Film’s 6th Annual Awards Gala – Arrivals – NeueHouse Hollywood, 6121 Sunset Boulevard – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Photo Credit: / PRPhotos.com

Place of Birth: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Date of Birth: c. 1993

Ethnicity: Iranian

Mojean Aria is an Australian actor, writer, and director.

His parents are Iranian refugees who moved to Australia.

Source: http://www.smh.com.au

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Amir Talai

by stlucas on March 20, 2018

Amir Talai – “Killing Gunther” Los Angeles Premiere – Arrivals – TCL Chinese Theater, Hollywood & Highland, 6925 Hollywood Boulevard – Los Angeles, CA, USA – Photo Credit: / PRPhotos.com

Birth Name: Amir E. Talai

Place of Birth: San Francisco, California, United States

Date of Birth: June 24, 1977

Ethnicity: Iranian

Amir Talai is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and voice artist.

Amir is the son of Kokab S. (Barmaki) and Mohammad E. Talai. His parents are Iranian.

He has stated:

Being an Iranian-American from a Muslim family I always related to anyone who feels marginalized because of identity… and I’ve always felt equality is so attainable, and that’s why I’m so passionate about it.

Sources: Birth record of Amir Talai – http://www.familysearch.org

Marriage record of Amir’s parents – http://www.familysearch.org

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Cameron Gharaee

by stlucas on February 14, 2018

Place of Birth: Brandon, Mississippi, U.S.

Ethnicity:
*Iranian (father)
*Scottish, Irish, possibly Native American (mother)

Cameron Gharaee is an American actor.

Cameron is the son of Alma Lou (Frazier) and Nasser S. Gharaee. His father is from Tehran, Iran. His mother is said to have Irish and Native American ancestry. Her surname is of Scottish origin.

Source: http://www.clarionledger.com

Photo by kathclick/www.bigstockphoto.com/

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Zal Batmanglij

by stlucas on January 30, 2018

Zal Batmanglij – “Kill Your Darlings” Los Angeles Premiere – Arrivals – Writers Guild of America Theatre – Beverly Hills, CA, USA – Photo Credit: Izumi Hasegawa / PR Photos

Place of Birth: France

Date of Birth: April 27, 1980

Ethnicity: Iranian

Zal Batmanglij is a French-born American film director and screenwriter.

Zal is the son of author Najmieh Batmanglij (born Najmieh Khalili) and Mohammad Batmanglij. Zal’s parents are from Iran. Zal’s brother is songwriter and producer Rostam Batmanglij. They were raised in Washington, D.C.

Source: http://www.nytimes.com

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