Farshad Kholghi

Hair Color: BlackEye Color: BrownHeight: 185Weight: 85

Languages:Mother Tongue: Danish and PersianFluent in: English

Biography

Farshad is a Danish-Iranian debater, actor and lecturer. He fled from Iran to Denmark with the rest of his family in 1984, when he was only 13 years old. In Denmark he is one of the most popular lecturers, and he is known for his witty sense of humor and inspiring stories. He has participated in several stage productions, venues and one-man shows and is a member of the Danish comedy-group “Pejseshowet”. He has appeared in numerous films such as “Angels in Fast Motion” and “Pizza King” and tv-satire programs such as “OPS” and “Yallahrup Færgeby”. In 2007 he played one of the prime suspects in the highly acclaimed tv-series “The Killing”. Besides acting he is also a seasoned writer and has written several pieces in MetroXpress and Berlingske Tidende where he participated in the debates regarding Islam and integration. In 2007 he published the book “The World is ONE country” which is about his childhood in Iran, the flee to Denmark and his own experiences with integration in a new country.

Curriculum Vitae

Dubbing / Voice over

2010
HashSharif KhanChristian DyekjærBald Film
2007
Yallahrup FærgebyAbu BabuTV-seriesDR
2002
PulekalenderenHenning PetersenMorten Hartz KaplersZentropa Entertainments

Film

2005
Northern ForceSupportingOle Christian MadsenNimbus Film Productions
NordkraftHosseinOle Christian MadsenNimbus Film Productions
SolkongenJanisTomas Villum JensenThura Film
2004
There is a Lovely ManSupportingMartin Strange-HansenM&M Productions
2002
Polle FictionAliSøren FauliFilmPeople
2000
Election NightTaxi Driver 3Anders Thomas JensenM&M Productions
1999
Pizza KingSupportingOle Christian MadsenNimbus Film Productions
AntenneforeningenKhalidSøren FauliCosmo Film

Litterature

2011
Three Times a Day for DepressionAuthorFarshad KholghiRadius
2009
In the Beginning the Word Was Not ThereFarshad Kholghiand Helle Broberg NielsenPeople's Press
2007
The World is One CountryFarshad Kholghiand Helle Broberg NielsenPeople's Press

Short films

2008
The PigHammidDorthe Warnø HøghM&M Productions
2005
Sort oktoberFatimas farAsk HasselbalchCavemen Media
2003
Between Us Taxi DriverLaurits Munch-PetersenDen Danske Filmskole / DR
2002
This Charming ManOmidMartin Strange-Hansen
2001
Trækfugle PlejerVibeke MuasyaM&M Productions

Shows / Entertainment

2018
Kan du sige: »Rødgrød med fløde«?
2015-2017
Den Nøgne Sandhed
2015
BØH! - En komedie om angst
2014
Alle veje fører til Vojens

Television

2019
Follow the MoneyDaniel TariqDR
Oda OmvendtDevSAM Productions
2016
Black WidowsBjorn FolmerJanic HeenTV3
2011
Store Stygge Ulf ShowVarious roles
2007
The KillingRama9 episodesDR1
2005
DefenceOsman OsmanHenrik Ruben GenzDR1
2004
Ørnen: En krimi-odysséNarkoselægenDR
2003
NudellahNudellah7 episodesDR2
The HotelThe childrens doctorPia Bocin / Christian DyekjaerTV2
Nikolaj & JulieAryan/AyraLars KaalundDR1
2000
Skjulte sporAminNordisk Film
The HotelThe pediatricJarowskij

Theater

2008
Knud The BoringHolgerLars KnutzonFolketeatret
2007
In the Middle of the NightGrocery manTina KruseThe Danish Theater
2006
The Arabian NightBoyfriendInger EilersenHusets teater

Scenes

Farshad Kholghi