February 16, 1964
Los Angeles, California, United States
Faran Tahir was an actor who was familiar with the qualities it takes to bring a drama to the big screen. Known for making audiences laugh, Tahir began his acting career in comedies like "Picture Perfect" (1997) starring Jennifer Aniston, "Anywhere But Here" (1999) starring Susan Sarandon and "ABCD" (2001) with Madhur Jaffrey. Tahir worked in television around the start of his acting career with a role on "Law & Order" (NBC, 1990-2010). He continued to act in productions like "Charlie Wilson's War" (2007) and the Robert Downey Jr. box office smash action movie "Iron Man" (2008). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the Chris Pine box office smash sci-fi sequel "Star Trek" (2009), "Elysium" (2013) with Matt Damon and "Escape Plan" (2013) with Sylvester Stallone. He also worked in television during these years, including roles in "NCIS: Los Angeles" (CBS, 2009-) and "Childrens Hospital" (Cartoon Network, 2010-16). Most recently, Tahir acted on "Prison Break" (Fox, 2017).