Iranian American Actor Navid Negahban Being A…Goofball

Navid Negahban stopped by Page Six to deliver classic heroic movie lines, from “Die Hard” to “Apollo 13” to “Braveheart.” The Iranian-born actor has played villains in hit shows like “Homeland,” but in real life, he says, he’s just a goofball. “Don’t judge the book by its cover,” said Negahban, while waxing about his early career auditioning for stereotypical roles. “It was fun. I kept dying in so many different ways.” His next film, “12 Strong,” hits theaters nationwide Jan. 19, 2018.

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Ali Namaki :Iran-related news junkie from Tehran, Iran. University of Washington graduate.