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Arian Moayed

 
Bio:
Arian Moayed is an Iranian-born American actor, writer, and director. Moayed received a Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his performance in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo and also starred in the Tony Award-winning The Humans. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Arian Moayed is an Iranian-born American actor, writer, and director. Moayed received a Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his performance in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo and also starred in the Tony Award-winning The Humans. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [New York]
Waterwell Production, 2017
Hamlet
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Richard Saad
  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Off-Broadway Premiere Production, 2015
Babur
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2011
Edgar
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Musa
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Abdi
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
The Translator/The Trader/Solder #1/Soldier #2 (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Xerxes

Writing

Creator

Photos

Sarah Paulson, Arian Moayed and Liz Paulson Photo

Sarah Paulson, Arian Moayed and Liz Paulson

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06/14/2022
Sarah Paulson and Arian Moayed  Photo

Sarah Paulson and Arian Moayed

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06/14/2022
Arian Moayed and Darren Criss Photo

Arian Moayed and Darren Criss

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06/14/2022
Georgina Pazcoguin and Arian Moayed Photo

Georgina Pazcoguin and Arian Moayed

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06/14/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [New York]
Waterwell Production, 2017
Hamlet

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Richard Saad

  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Off-Broadway Premiere Production, 2015
Babur

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2011
Edgar

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Musa

  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Abdi

  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
2006
The Translator/The Trader/Solder #1/Soldier #2 (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Xerxes

Writing
Creator

Arian Moayed Biography

Arian Moayed is an Iranian-born American actor, writer, and director. Moayed received a Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his performance in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo and also starred in the Tony Award-winning The Humans.

Arian Moayed Awards and Nominations

 
Theatre World Awards - 2011 - Performance Gold Star
Arian Moayed, Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
Arian Moayed, Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
Arian Moayed, Masked

Arian Moayed News

HBO/HBO Max Receive 140 Emmy Nominations Photo HBO/HBO Max Receive 140 Emmy Nominations
by Michael Major - Jul 12, 2022

HBO/HBO Max earned the most nominations for a single network or platform this year, marking the 20th time in history that the HBO brand has received the most Primetime Emmy¬ģ nominations of any network/platform in a single year. This bests HBO‚Äôs previous record of 137 nominations in 2019.

Andrew Garfield, Jodie Comer, Steve Martin & More Earn 2022 Emmy Nominations - See th Photo Andrew Garfield, Jodie Comer, Steve Martin & More Earn 2022 Emmy Nominations - See the Full List!
by Michael Major - Jul 12, 2022

Check out the complete list of Emmy nominations, which include Andrew Garfield, Steve Martin, Jodie Comer, Tony Awards Presents: Broadways Back!, Annie LIVE!, Jane Lynch, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Nathan Lane, Rachel Brosnahan, Tony Shalom, Mare Winningham, Laurie Metcalf, Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett, and more!

Photos: Darren Criss & The House Of Suntory's Host After, After Tony's Celebration Photo Photos: Darren Criss & The House Of Suntory's Host After, After Tony's Celebration
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 14, 2022

Another Tonys has come and gone! Before DeBose took the stage, Darren Criss and Julianne Hough hosted The Tony Awards: Act One on Paramount+.  And after the Tonys, the party moved from Radio City Music Hall to The House Of Suntory's for a star-studded celebration. Check out photos!

Photos: See Matt Doyle, Deneé Benton, Norm Lewis & More at New 42's FIND YOUR LIGHT  Photo Photos: See Matt Doyle, Deneé Benton, Norm Lewis & More at New 42's FIND YOUR LIGHT Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2022

Last night, New 42 celebrated the in-person return of their annual gala, celebrating the power of the performing arts and arts education. The Find Your Light Gala returned to the Plaza Hotel on Monday, June 6. Check out photos from the event!

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the New 42 FIND YOUR LIGHT Gala Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at the New 42 FIND YOUR LIGHT Gala
by Jennifer Broski - Jun 7, 2022

New 42 held its annual gala, The Find Your Light Gala, celebrating the power of the performing arts and arts education, at the Plaza Hotel on Monday, June 6, 2022 at 7pm.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE COURTROOM Directed by Lee Sunday Evans Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE COURTROOM Directed by Lee Sunday Evans
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 2022

Watch the trailer for The Courtroom, directed by acclaimed theater director Lee Sunday Evans (Dance Nation, Oratorio for Living Things), with a screenplay by Arian Moayed (Tony Award¬ģ-nominated actor and beloved as Stewyon the Emmy Award winning Succession, and Todd Spodek of Inventing Anna).

Disney+ Debuts A FAN'S GUIDE TO MS. MARVEL Documentary Short Photo Disney+ Debuts A FAN'S GUIDE TO MS. MARVEL Documentary Short
by Michael Major - Jun 1, 2022

‚ÄúA Fan‚Äôs Guide to Ms. Marvel‚ÄĚ is a documentary short that gives you an exclusive look behind the groundbreaking original series, 'Ms. Marvel,' from its comic book origins to its development and production as Marvel Studios‚Äô next hit series on Disney+. It features interviews with its filmmaking team and the show‚Äôs star, newcomer Iman Vellani.

THE COURTROOM, Written by Arian Moayed & Directed by Lee Sunday Evans to Premiere at  Photo THE COURTROOM, Written by Arian Moayed & Directed by Lee Sunday Evans to Premiere at Tribeca Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2022

The film The Courtroom, originally presented as an off-Broadway play, from Obie Award Winning director Lee Sunday Evans and the writer (and Succession breakout star) Arian Moayed, will premiere at the Tribeca Festival. 

Arian Moayed, A STRANGE LOOP's Cherie B Tay & More Take Part in BAC & Cody Renard Ric Photo Arian Moayed, A STRANGE LOOP's Cherie B Tay & More Take Part in BAC & Cody Renard Richard Scholars Event in New York City
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2022

The Cody Renard Richard Scholarship Program and Broadway Advocacy Coalition organized a weekend in New York for its ten program scholars to encourage them to continue in their work in the theater industry.

Photos: Colton Ryan, Bernadette Peters & More Arrive at GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY R Photo Photos: Colton Ryan, Bernadette Peters & More Arrive at GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Re-Opening Night Gala
by Bruce Glikas - May 13, 2022

Girl From the North Country, which temporarily closed on January 23 with the promise of returning this spring, returned for a limited engagement, April 29-June 19 at the Belasco Theatre.

Arian Moayed Videos

VIDEO: MOULIN ROUGE's Sahr Ngaujah Visits Backstage with Richard Ridge VideoVIDEO: MOULIN ROUGE's Sahr Ngaujah Visits Backstage with Richard Ridge
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Feb 5, 2022

Broadway is back and BroadwayWorld is bringing you all of the interviews you crave with your favorite Broadway stars! Richard Ridge is keeping up with all of their latest projects on Backstage Live, bringing you in-depth interviews weekly. Below, watch as he catches up with Moulin Rouge!'s Toulouse-Lautrec, Sahr Ngaujah.

VIDEO: Kelli O'Hara, Ashley Park & More in THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF Season Two Trailer VideoVIDEO: Kelli O'Hara, Ashley Park & More in THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF Season Two Trailer
by Michael Major - Dec 7, 2021

Topic has released the trailer for season two of The Accidental Wolf starring Tony-winner Kelli O'Hara, Ashley Park, Judith Light, Laurie Metcalf, Denis O'Hare, Marsha Stephanie Blake, and more. In The Accidental Wolf Season 2, six months has passed since Katie (O’Hara) answered a phone call that upended her life. Watch the new trailer now!

Waterwell & Broadway Advocacy Coalition Launch THE FLORES EXHIBITS VideoWaterwell & Broadway Advocacy Coalition Launch THE FLORES EXHIBITS
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 18, 2019

Waterwell and Broadway Advocacy Coalition announced the launch of a?oeThe Flores Exhibits,a?? a series of short videos that amplify the voices of children held in detention facilities at the U.S. / Mexico Border. The first group of videos, with more to be released soon, are now live at www.flores-exhibits.org and form the core of an integrated strategy to affect change in our immigration system through narrative-driven advocacy.

BWW TV: Celebrate the Best of Off-Broadway Backstage at the Obie Awards! VideoBWW TV: Celebrate the Best of Off-Broadway Backstage at the Obie Awards!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 28, 2018

The American Theatre Wing (Heather Hitchens, President and CEO) and The Village Voice (Peter Barbey, President and CEO) announced the winners of the 63rd Annual Obie Awards¬ģ just last week at Terminal 5.

Kelli O'Hara Web Series THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF Out Today! VideoKelli O'Hara Web Series THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF Out Today!
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 20, 2017

A new web thriller starring Kelli O'Hara, The Accidental Wolf, created by Arian Moayed of Waterwell Films premieres online today!

VIDEO: Tony Nominees Reed Birney, Jayne Houdyshell & More Talk Broadway's THE HUMANS
by Caryn Robbins - May 6, 2016

Playwright Stephen Karam, director Joe Mantello, and two of the show's Tony-nominated stars, Reed Birney and Jayne Houdyshell discuss the hit Broadway production.

VIDEO: Stars of NBC's BELIEVE Chat On-Screen Chemistry on 'Today'
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 10, 2014

Actors Jake McLaughlin and Johnny Sequoyah stopped by this morning's TODAY to chat about their new supernatural TV drama 'Believe' premiering tonight.

VIDEO: First Look - Alfonso Cuaron & J.J. Abrams New NBC Drama BELIEVE
by - Mar 4, 2014

Below, go behind the scenes for a closer look at BELIEVE, the new series from J.J. Abrams and Academy Award winner Alfonso Cuaron

VIDEO: First Look - J.J. Abrams' BELIEVE, Coming to NBC This March
by - Jan 20, 2014

The extraordinary powers of one little girl may alter the fate of the world. Don't miss the special premiere of J.J. Abrams' "Believe" on Monday, March 10 after "The Voice."

STAGE TUBE: First Look - Bobby Cannavale in ROADIE, Opening 1/6
by Stage Tube - Jan 3, 2012

ROADIE is opening in theaters on Friday, January 6th from Magnolia Pictures. The drama is directed by Michael Cuesta and stars Ron Eldard, Jill Hennessy, Bobby Cannavale, Lois Smith, David Marguiles, Catherine Wolf, Suzette Gunn, Jarlath Conroy, Lourdes Martin, Arian Moayed and Lucy Spain.


Arian Moayed Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Arian Moayed been in?
Arian Moayed has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Arian Moayed been in?
Arian Moayed has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Arian Moayed been nominated for?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo and Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Masked .

What awards has Arian Moayed won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo.

How many shows has Arian Moayed written?
Arian Moayed has written 1 shows including The Courtroom (Creator).