Golshifteh Farahani

French-Iranian actress

Facts of Golshifteh Farahani

Name Golshifteh Farahani
Date of Birth July 10, 1983
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Gender Female
Birth Country Tehran, Iran
Nationality Iranian
Profession Actress and Singer
Net worth $1 Million
Marital Status Divorced
Spouse Christos Dorje Walker and Amin Mahdavi
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Height 1.69 m
Weight 58 kg
Body Measurement 34-25-34 in
Father Behzad Farahani
Mother Fahimeh Rahimnia
Siblings Shaghayegh Farahani and Azarakhsh Farahani
Education Azad University
Movies Paterson
TV Show Gen: Lock

Golshifteh Farahani aims to represent art as an actress not from the outward appearance of logical things, but the significance of the inside that leaps creativity and love. She finds herself in things that are works of art to see her inner soul.

Farahani was born as Rahavard Farahani on 10th July 1983 in Tehran, Iran. After her birth, she and her parents, Behzad FarahaniFahimeh Rahimnia, who both are actors, moved to Parish, France from Iran. She has two siblings, Shaghayegh and Azarakhsh Farahani. Want to read more exciting things about Farahani’s personal life, then take a glimpse below.

What is Gen: Lock Star, Farahani’s Marital Status?

New Horizons Competition Award recipient, Golshifteh, is reportedly living a single life. As a widely-popular artist, she has won the hearts of millions of her fans. So, does anyone steal the heart of Farahani? Nonetheless, no person in her life could be her perfect match.

On the other side, Farahani is leading her career on the top list with all her successful movies and television series. She is focusing on her upcoming filming projects while making her appearance on the popular TV shows. So, she has no time to start a new relationship or any commitments after facing three divorce tragedies.

Golshifteh’s Three Unsuccessful Marriages

About Elly actress, Farahani first committed to a French film producer, Amin Mahdavi in an intimate nuptial held between their close relatives, friends, and family in 2003. After staying married for eight years, the couple eventually divorced in 2011, citing irreconcilable differences.

Golshifteh Farahani with ex-husband Christos Dorje Walker
Golshifteh Farahani with ex-husband Christos Dorje Walker
Image Credit: twitter.com

Upon the divorce, Golshifteh started dating a French actor, Louis Garrel, whom she exchanged her wedding vowed within 2012. However, their marriage didn’t last long due to some personal differences and divorced in 2014.

After facing the second tragic divorce, Farahani walked down the aisle with an Australian man, Christos Dorje Walker in 2015. Nevertheless, the pair also divorced in 2017, after living together in a complicated marital bond. Know more about Anna Madeley and Kelsey Impicciche’s relationship status.

Faced Criticisms as a French-Iranian Actress

French-Iranian actress, Farahani faced criticisms for her appearance in the American action-thriller movie, Body of Lies in 2008. It was found that the Iranian government authorities made restrictions over her from leaving Iran. 

However, Farahani’s Body of Lies co-actors, including Leonardo DiCaprioRussel Crowe, and Mark Strong, among others denied the prevention and she came up to the movie’s premiere in the United States on 5th October 2008.

Once again, Iran imposed a travel ban on star actress, Golshifteh after seeing her posing nude on the cover of the French magazine, Madame Figaro in January 2012. The picture of Farahani from the photoshoot first came out on Facebook, which created a live debate on her misbehavior on Iran’s culture and significance.

The government authorities of Iran said, “they would not be welcome in Farahani’s homeland and they do not need actors or artists like her.” They also said, “Countries in Europe or America may offer their artistic services somewhere else,” according to Britain’s Daily Telegraph.

More upon this, Golshifteh’s last film appearance in Iran is for Asghar Farhadi’s drama film, About Elly, where she portrayed Sephideh in 2009. She also featured topless in Jean-Baptiste Mondino’s short black-and-white movie, On Bodies, and Souls in 2017.

Total Net Value Accumulates One Million Dollars

Golshifteh Farahani earns a subsequent salary through her professional works. Likewise, an actor or actress in the United States garners $56,901 as an annual average earning. So, this might be similar to Farahani’s yearly remuneration. She has a net worth of $1 Million as of 2020.

Farahani frequently portrays in the short animated action series, Gen: Lock as Yasamin ‘Yaz’ Madrani since 2019. The show’s popularity is getting higher and higher, with an excellent rating of 7.4 out of 10 stars. Henceforth, she might receive a considerable amount of paycheck from her voice-over roles.

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