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Nazanin Boniadi

1979 - Today

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Nazanin Boniadi (; Persian: نازنین بنیادی‎, [nɑːzæˈniːn bonjɑːˈdiː]; born 22 May 1980) is an English actress. Born in Iran and raised in London, she went to university in the United States, where she landed her first major acting role as Leyla Mir in the medical drama General Hospital (2007–2009) and its spin-off General Hospital: Night Shift (2007). Since then, she is best known for playing "Nora" in the hit TV series "How I Met Your Mother", Fara Sherazi in the Showtime spy thriller series Homeland (2013–2014), Esther in the historical drama film Ben-Hur (2016), Clare Quayle in the Starz sci-fi thriller series Counterpart (2017–2018), and Zahra Kashani in the action thriller film Hotel Mumbai (2018). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nazanin Boniadi has received more than 4,207,579 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Nazanin Boniadi is the 5,842nd most popular actor (down from 5,750th in 2019), the 334th most popular biography from Iran (down from 290th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Iranian Actor.

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Nazanin Boniadi ranks 5,842 out of 10,030Before her are Steve Schirripa, Michelle Hurd, Eduardo Santamarina, Taylor Kitsch, Kathryn Erbe, and Evelyn Brent. After her are Andrea Riseborough, Joanna Kulig, Marie Prevost, Hana Laszlo, Haley Bennett, and Santiago Cabrera.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1979, Nazanin Boniadi ranks 172Before her are Jean-Alain Boumsong, Siti Nurhaliza, Svetlana Khorkina, Joaquim Rodríguez, Naohiro Takahara, and Mickaël Landreau. After her are Fabrizio Miccoli, Shawn Ashmore, Tim Cahill, Ivica Kostelić, Vincent Kartheiser, and Doni.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Nazanin Boniadi ranks 334 out of 463Before her are Bahman Ghobadi (1969), Shahrnush Parsipur (1946), Afshin Ghotbi (1964), Mehdi Mahdavikia (1977), Leila Hatami (1972), and Ali Karimi (1978). After her are Mohammad Reza Aref (1951), Sardar Azmoun (1995), Guity Novin (1944), Reza Hosseini Nassab (1960), Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani (1967), and Kayhan Kalhor (1963).

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Among ACTORS In Iran

Among actors born in Iran, Nazanin Boniadi ranks 7Before her are Shohreh Aghdashloo (1952), Behrouz Vossoughi (1938), Shaun Toub (1963), Navid Negahban (1968), Golshifteh Farahani (1983), and Leila Hatami (1972). After her are Jasmin Tabatabai (1967), Shahab Hosseini (1974), Rosie Malek-Yonan (1965), Nasim Pedrad (1981), Helly Luv (1988), and Taraneh Alidoosti (1984).

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