"Ali Farahnakian is proud to have been a piece of the
puzzle that became 'The Misanthrope'. He is an alumni of The Tuller School, Walnut Cove Grammar School,
The Forsyth Country Day School, The University of North Carolina (Chi Psi), The Improvolympic,
The Second City, and Saturday Night Live. He is a founding member of The Upright
Citizens Brigade. He was trained in Improvisation by Del Close and Charna Halpern.
He studied acting in the '90's in Chicago with the incomparable Ms. Mary Ann Thebus.
Mr. Farahnakian lives in New York City where he teaches and performs at the UCB Theater
(161 W. 22nd)." -- misanthropemovie.com
Thanks to Hamid Nayyeri
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