Shohreh Aghdashloo was born Shohreh Vaziri-Tabar in Tehran, Iran. She portrays Chrisjen Avasarala on The Expanse.

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Shohreh Aghdashloo — Season One
"Dulcinea"Chrisjen Avasarala
"The Big Empty"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Remember the Cant"Chrisjen Avasarala
"CQB"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Back to the Butcher"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Rock Bottom"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Windmills"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Salvage"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Critical Mass"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Leviathan Wakes"Chrisjen Avasarala
Shohreh Aghdashloo — Season Two
"Safe"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Doors & Corners"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Static"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Godspeed"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Home"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Paradigm Shift"Chrisjen Avasarala
"The Seventh Man"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Pyre"Chrisjen Avasarala
"The Weeping Somnambulist"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Cascade"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Here There Be Dragons"Chrisjen Avasarala
"The Monster and the Rocket"Chrisjen Avasarala
"Caliban's War (episode)"Chrisjen Avasarala


  • Shohreh made a fan podcast guest appearance
Expanse The Unofficial Podcast — December 3, 2015


Year Title Role Notes
2017The PunisherFarah Madini
2008House of SaddamSajida Khairallah Talfah
2006X-Men:The Last StandDr. Kavita Rao
200524 Day 4Dina Araz
2003The House of Sand and FogNadi


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