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

Film

2008
The PigSupportingDorthe Warnø HøghM&M Productions
2005
Northern ForceSupportingOle Christian MadsenNimbus Film Productions
2004
There is a Lovely ManSupportingMartin Strange-HansenM&M Productions
2000
Election NightTaxi Driver 3Anders Thomas JensenM&M Productions
1999
Pizza KingSupportingOle Christian MadsenNimbus Film Productions

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

Television

2016
Black WidowsBjorn FolmerJanic HeenTV3
2007
The KillingRama9 episodesDR1
2005
DefenceOsman OsmanHenrik Ruben GenzDR1
2004
NudellahNudellah7 episodesDR2
2003
The HotelThe childrens doctorPia Bocin / Christian DyekjaerTV2
Nikolaj & JulieAryan/AyraLars KaalundDR1

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