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Omid Abtahi Biography

Birth Place:
Tehran, Iran

Fast Facts

  • Was born in Iran, but moved to Paris with his family at the age of 5 and settled in Irvine, California when he was 10 years old
  • Performed in a stage production of Adoration of the Old Woman at the Sundance Theatre Lab
  • In 2004, played the role of Porter in Fraulein Else at the McCarter Theatre Center
  • Made his New York stage debut as Jul in an off-Broadway production of Urge for Going in 2011
  • Was a judge at the 2014 Noor Iranian Film Festival
  • Has introduced the year-end Actor Showcase at his alma mater, University of California, Fullerton