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Shaun Toub

Shaun Toub is an Iranian-American film and television actor. He is perhaps best known for his role as Farhad in the 2004 movie Crash, as Rahim Khan in the movie The Kite Runner, and as Yinsen in the film adaptation of the Iron Man comic book series. Toub, who is of Persian Jewish background, was born in Tehran, Iran and raised in Manchester, England (his family left Iran before the 1979 revolution). At the age of fourteen, he moved to Switzerland and after a two year stay, he crossed the Atlantic to Nashua, New Hampshire to finish his last year of high school. His high school yearbook notes: "The funniest guy in school and the most likely to succeed in the entertainment world." After two years of college in Massachusetts, Shaun transferred to USC. Shaun is active in the Iranian Jewish community. Through various charity events and public speaking engagements, he inspires the community to embrace the arts, as the arts enhance everyday life. He has been a recipient of the Sephard award at the Los Angeles Sephardic Film Festival. Toub currently resides in Los Angeles.


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Born:
Jul 16, 1963 In Tehran - Iran
Movie/TV Credits:
45
First Appeared:
In the series Hunter 1984-09-18
Latest Project:
Pelicula Juego de armas 2016-08-17
Known For
Poster of Unity
Poster of Iron Man 3
Poster of Iron Man
Poster of Smith
Filmography
Pelicula Juego de armas Marlboro 2016-08-17
Pelicula Unity Himself - Narrator (voice) 2015-08-12
Pelicula Papa Hemingway in Cuba Evan Shipman 2015-11-19
Pelicula Giro inesperado Nasseem 2014-10-14
Pelicula Iron Man 3 Ho Yinsen 2013-04-18
Pelicula Setup Roth 2011-10-17
Series Grimm Conrad Bonaparte 2011-10-28
Pelicula Airbender, el último guerrero Uncle Iroh 2010-06-30
Series Castle Philip Boyd 2009-03-08
Pelicula Iron Man Ho Yinsen 2008-04-30
Series Chuck Dr. Mohammed Zamir 2007-09-24
Pelicula Cometas en el cielo Rahim Kahn 2007-10-14
Series The Unit Unknown 2006-03-07
Series The Path to 9/11 Emad Salem 2006-09-10
Pelicula Crash (Colisión) Farhad 2006-01-13
Series Smith Unknown 2006-09-19
Pelicula Natividad Joachim 2006-12-01
Series Navy: Investigación criminal Unknown 2005-03-17
Pelicula Tierra de abundancia Hassan 2004-09-10
Series Perdidos Unknown 2004-09-22
Pelicula Maryam Dr. Darius Armin 2002-02-22
Series The Division Unknown 2001-01-07
Series Malcolm Unknown 2000-01-09
Series The District Unknown 2000-10-07
Series Son of the Beach Unknown 2000-03-15
Pelicula Stigmata Doctor 1999-09-10
Series Los Soprano Arouk Abboubi 1999-01-10
Series CI5: The New Professionals Unknown 1999-09-19
Pelicula D.R.E.A.M. Team Prince Ali Saleed 1999-09-25
Series Dame un respiro Unknown 1997-03-04
Series The Visitor Unknown 1997-09-19
Pelicula Decisión crítica Terrorist 1996-03-15
Pelicula Tiburones de acero Capt. Reza Lashgar 1996-01-01
Pelicula Broken Arrow: Alarma nuclear Max 1996-02-09
Series Edición anterior Unknown 1996-09-28
Series Nash Bridges Unknown 1996-03-29
Series Salto al infinito Unknown 1995-03-22
Series Urgencias Unknown 1994-09-19
Series Walker, Ranger de Texas Unknown 1993-04-21
Series Bodies of Evidence Unknown 1992-06-18
Series Seinfeld Unknown 1989-07-05
Series Mancuso, F.B.I. Unknown 1989-10-13
Pelicula Fuera de su tiempo Speechmaker 1988-07-17
Series Matlock Unknown 1986-03-03
Series Hunter Unknown 1984-09-18