Actor who won the 2011 Indonesian Movie Award for Best Leading Actor for his performance in the film, 3 Hati Dua Dunia Satu Cinta in 2010. In 2013, he received an Indonesian Movie Award for Favourite Actor for Habbie & Ainun.
He made his debut in the 2007 comedy movie, Film Horor.
His performance in his third film, Perempuan Berkalung Sorban, earned him a Citra Award for Best Supporting Actor at the 2009 Indonesian Film Festival.
He was born to an Iranian father and a mother whose love for film influenced him as a youth.
He was born in Jakarta, a city that U.S. President Barack Obama spent four years in as a child.