Made a name for himself in 2017 while competing on the BBC reality competition series Let It Shine. As a member of the winning group Five to Five, he joined the cast of the Take That musical, called The Band.
In high school, he was a musical theater performer, starring in productions of Guys and Dolls and other shows.
He is known on Instagram by the handle yazdanqafouri and on Snapchat by the username yazdan_qafouri.
Native to Tehran, he grew up in Yorkshire, England.