Faran Tahir’s film credits include Marvel’s blockbuster, Iron Man, starring alongside Robert Downey Jr., Jeff Bridges. He followed the success of Iron Man with another super hit, Star Trek. He also appeared in Escape Plan as the lead opposite Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger and Elysium with Matt Damon and Jodie Foster. Tahir’s vast television resume includes over 100 television appearances. He has had recurring roles on Scandal, 12 Monkeys, Prison Break, American Crime, Satisfaction, Dallas and Warehouse 13. He has guest starred in notable shows like Once Upon a Time, Supergirl, Blacklist, How To Get Away With Murder, Criminal Minds, Elementary, Burn Notice, Supernatural, FBI, NCIS, Cold Case, The West Wing etc. Tahir has worked off-Broadway and in many top regional American theatres including Lincoln Center, Manhattan Theatre Club, American Repertory Theatre, Shakespeare Theatre Co. and Goodman Theatre. Among others, he has played the title roles of Othello and Richard III. Tahir completed his graduate training in theatre at Harvard University and holds a B.A. from University of California, Berkeley.