Firass Dirani

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Firass Dirani
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Firass Dirani in 2012
Born (1984-04-29) 29 April 1984 (age 34)
Sydney, Australia
Occupation Actor
Years active 1998-present

Firass Dirani (pronounced Feh-ress; born 29 April 1984) is an Australian film and television actor known for his roles of Nick Russell, the Red Mystic Ranger on Power Rangers Mystic Force, Charlie in the 2009 Australian film The Combination, and as John Ibrahim on the 2010 series Underbelly: The Golden Mile. Since 2012, he has played Justin Baynie in the Australian TV series House Husbands.

Early life[edit]

Dirani was born in Sydney in 1984, of Lebanese descent. [1] He trained at the Actors College of Theatre and Television in Sydney central. The College set up a scholarship there in his honour.

Career[edit]

Dirani pursued his acting career in Hollywood before receiving a call to play the role of John Ibrahim in Underbelly: The Golden Mile. In April 2010, Dirani was named Cleo Bachelor of the Year.[2]

Films include Killer Elite, which starred Jason Statham, Clive Owen, Yvonne Strahovski and Robert De Niro.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Television[edit]

Theatre[edit]

  • Sydney Dream Ball (2003) as Aerial Acrobat
  • Stories (2003)
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (2003) as Puck
  • Kid Stakes/Other Times (2003)
  • The Tempest (2004) as Caliban

References[edit]

  1. ^ McWhirter, Erin (6 February 2010). "Underbelly's Firass Dirani - the day I met John Ibrahim, the King of the Cross". heraldsun.com.au. Retrieved 11 April 2010. 
  2. ^ "Firass Dirani is Cleo Bachelor of the Year". The Sydney Morning Herald. 29 April 2010. Retrieved 29 April 2010. 

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