Shohreh Aghdashloo

1952 - Today

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Shohreh Aghdashloo (Persian: شهره آغداشلو, pronounced [ʃohˈɾe ɒɢdɒʃˈluː]; born Shohreh Vaziri-Tabar (شهره وزیری‌تبار); May 11, 1952) is an Iranian-American actress. Following numerous starring roles on the stage, she made her film debut in Shatranje Bad (The Chess Game of the Wind) (1976), directed by Mohammad Reza Aslani. Her next two films Gozāresh (The Report) (1977), directed by Abbas Kiarostami and Sooteh Delan (Broken-Hearted), directed by Ali Hatami, received critical acclaim and established her as one of Iran's leading actresses. After establishing a theatre and film career in Iran, Aghdashloo moved to England during the Iranian Revolution in 1979, subsequently becoming a U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shohreh Aghdashloo has received more than 3,718,231 page views. Her biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Shohreh Aghdashloo is the 1,188th most popular actor (down from 1,113th in 2019), the 178th most popular biography from Iran (down from 169th in 2019) and the most popular Iranian Actor.

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  • 38

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  • 3.89

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  • 3.74

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Among actors, Shohreh Aghdashloo ranks 1,188 out of 10,030Before her are Vera Farmiga, Marina Berti, Armand Assante, Maureen O'Sullivan, Griffin Dunne, and Anne Parillaud. After her are Blythe Danner, John Candy, Claude Gensac, Emilia Clarke, Elijah Wood, and Geraldine Page.

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Among people born in 1952, Shohreh Aghdashloo ranks 87Before her are Guillermo Vilas, Jonathan Frakes, Verónica Castro, Michael Jeter, George Strait, and Michael Massee. After her are Lee Soo-man, Yuriko Koike, Joel Silver, Udo Dirkschneider, Santillana, and Vandana Shiva.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Shohreh Aghdashloo ranks 178 out of 463Before her are Mehdi Bazargan (1907), Ibn Babawayh (918), Shaykh Tusi (995), Muhammad Husayn Tabatabai (1892), Al-Baydawi (1201), and Baba Tahir (947). After her are Shutruk-Nakhunte (-1300), Zakariya al-Qazwini (1203), Mohammad-Baqer Majlesi (1627), Abu al-Qasim al-Khoei (1899), Ahmad ibn Rustah (null), and Phriapatius (-290).

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Among ACTORS In Iran

Among actors born in Iran, Shohreh Aghdashloo ranks 1After her are Behrouz Vossoughi (1938), Shaun Toub (1963), Navid Negahban (1968), Golshifteh Farahani (1983), Leila Hatami (1972), Nazanin Boniadi (1979), Jasmin Tabatabai (1967), Shahab Hosseini (1974), Rosie Malek-Yonan (1965), Nasim Pedrad (1981), and Helly Luv (1988).

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