Faran Haroon Tahir, known by his stage name Faran Tahir, is a Pakistani-American actor, popular for his works in the movies such as Iron Man and Star Trek. A graduate in the theater from Harvard University, he has worked in more than eighty movies and series. He is married to Marie Tahir and has a daughter.
Faran Tahir was born in Los Angeles, California, the U.S. on February 16, 1964. His parents Naeem Tahir is an actor and a writer and Yasmeen Tahir is a radio host. His grandfather Imtiaz Ali Taj is a famous writer and his grandmother Hijab Imtiaz Ali is the first ever Muslim female pilot. Tahir’s elder brother Mehran Tahir is a Tv producer and his brother Ali Tahir is also an actor.
As per his birth, Faran Tahir is an American and he belongs to the East Asian ethnic group. He was born under the star sign of Aquarius. Tahir’s early life events and school life is not known. But he completed his BA in Theatre from the University of California, Berkeley. He graduated in Master in Fine Arts from American Repertory Theater‘s Institute of Advanced Theater Training at Harvard University.
Faran Tahir married Marie Tahir. The information about the date and venue of the wedding is not available. For some reasons, he has shared very little information regarding his wife. She is sighted with Faran on different occasions such as Awards and Celebrities parties. But not much information is available about his wife.
The couple is proud parents to a child. They have a daughter named Lena Tahir. But information status regarding her is similar to that of her mother. There is hardly any information available about her.
Faran Tahir worked in the entertainment industry for a long period of time. He acted in more than 80 movies and series till date. His proficiency in his career has helped him amass a huge amount of net worth which is estimated to be $2 million. He earns a decent income from his undertakings. The exact figure of his annual income is not available but he earns in the range of $50,000 to $150,000 per annum from his works.
Faran Tahir first film debut was in the 1994 movie of Disney titled The Jungle Book. Later he worked in movies such as Picture Perfect, Anywhere But Here, Charlie Wilson’s War, Iron Man, Star Trek, and Elysium.
Tahir also appeared in many television series such as NYPD Blue, Lost, Monk, Justice, Cold Case, Chuck and many more. He played the role of a commander in the series Supergirl released in 2015. Some of the other series by him are NCIS, American Crime, Once Upon a Time, and Scandal. The recent of his works are 12 Monkeys, Bhai Bhai, and MacGyver.