Cas Anvar

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Cas Anvar
Cas Anvar by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Anvar in March 2018
Born Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Occupation Actor, voice actor
Years active 1992–present
Known for
Height 6 ft (183 cm)

Cas Anvar is a Canadian actor, voice actor, and writer.

Early life[edit]

Born in Regina, Saskatchewan, to Iranian parents[1] and raised in Montreal, Quebec, Anvar speaks English, French, Persian, and some limited Arabic, Urdu, and Spanish.[2]


Anvar at the 2015 Fan Expo Canada

Anvar is best known as Dr Singh in the 17-episode television series The Tournament.[3][4] He appeared in the Jake Gyllenhaal film Source Code, and began his voice acting career with 2011's Assassin's Creed: Revelations.[5] Anvar appeared as Dodi Fayed with Naomi Watts in Diana in 2013.[6] In 2014, he was cast on the Syfy science-fiction television series The Expanse[7] which began airing in December 2015. In 2016, he joined season 3 of The Strain as Sanjay Desai.


Film roles
Year Title Role Notes
2000 Seducing Maarya Zakir
2003 Shattered Glass Kambiz Foroohar
2004 The Terminal CBP Officer #3
2011 Source Code Hazmi
2012 Argo Revolutionary Guard
2013 Diana Dodi Fayed
2015 Room Dr Mittal
2015 Nobility Captain Eric Cern
2015 Miss India America Deep Panday
Television roles
Year Title Role Notes
2005 The Tournament Dr Singh Main role, 17 episodes
2010 Lost Omer Jarrah Episode: "Sundown"
2011 Neverland Gentleman Starkey Television miniseries
2011–12 Xeno-Date Sirus Webseries, 8 episodes
2015 Olympus Xerxes Recurring role, 7 episodes
2015–present The Expanse Alex Kamal Main role
2016–2017 The Strain Sanjay Desai Recurring role, 10 episodes
Internet video roles
Year Title Role Notes
2017 Star Trek Continues Sentek Episodes: "To Boldly Go" Part 1; "To Boldly Go" Part 2
Video game roles
Year Title Role Notes
2011 Assassin's Creed: Revelations Altaïr ibn-La'Ahad Voice role
2012 Call of Duty: Black Ops II Mullah Rahmaan Voice role
2012 Halo 4 Dalton Voice role


  1. ^ "Simply human nature". The Iranian. Retrieved 22 March 2015. 
  2. ^ "Resume". Retrieved 22 March 2015. 
  3. ^ The Tournament on IMDb
  4. ^ "The Tournament". The Serious Comedy Site. Retrieved 12 March 2016. 
  5. ^ "Cas Anvar". Voice Chasers. Retrieved 22 March 2015. 
  6. ^ Gary Baum (27 September 2012). "Irony Alert: Princess Di Movie Strikes Deal With Paparazzi Agency". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 7 January 2016. 
  7. ^ Etan Vlessing (29 October 2014). "Dominique Tipper, Cas Anvar join Syfy's The Expanse". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 7 January 2016. 

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