Bita Farrahi

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Bita Farrahi
Born Bita Lahrakhani Dinbali
(1958-03-21) March 21, 1958 (age 59)
Tehran, Iran
Years active 1989–present
Spouse(s) Hassan Ghoreishy (m. 1973)
Children Mahsa Ghoreishy (b. 1981)
Relatives Farhangh Farrahi (Uncle)

Bita Lahrakhani Deinabli also known as Bita Farrahi (Persian: بيتا فرهی ‎‎, born 21 March 1958 in Tehran) is an Iranian actress.[1] She is one of the most famous and internationally acclaimed actresses in Iran.


Bita Farrahi studied Arts at John Powers’ School in the United States, she worked as professional model for art magazines in California, she left US in 1985 and came back to Iran.Her talent as an actress was found by famous movie director Darius Mehrjui, she began her acting career with Hamoun. She is most noted for willingness to play the roles of intellectual, independent women who are struggling with family and psychological problems.


  • Hamoun (1989)
  • Baanoo (1991 - aka The Lady, released in 1999)
  • Kimia (1995 - aka Alchemy)
  • Cardboard Hotel (1997)
  • Life (1997)
  • Velayate Eshgh (2000 - TV Series)
  • Eteraz (2000 - aka Protest)
  • Khanei ruye ab (2002 - aka A House Built on Water)
  • Pedar e Khak (2001- aka The Father of the Dust)
  • Telesmshodegan (2004- TV Series)
  • Khoon bazi (2006 - aka Mainline)
  • Parkway (2007)
  • Khak e Ashena (2008)
  • Shab va Ghasham be Deltangi (2010)
  • Shish va Besh (2011)
  • Kharash (aka Scra) (2011)


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