February 4, 1935 |
Ali Nassirian (Persian: علی نصیریان, born 4 February 1935) is an Iranian film and theater actor, who plays both character and leading roles.
He first appeared in a supporting role in Dariush Mehrjui's The Cow (1969) alongside Ezatollah Entezami, another Iranian actor. Nassirian then played the title role of Mr. Naive (1970), also by Mehrjui. His other films include: The Postman (1971), The Cycle (1974), The Mandrake (1975), Kamalolmolk (1983), Mirza Norouz's Shoes (1985), Stone Lion (1986), Captain Khorshid (1987), The Scent of Joseph's Shirt (1995), and Iron Island (2005). He played the lead role in The Saturday Hunter (2011).