Shohreh Aghdashloo

Shohreh Aghdashloo

Shohreh Aghdashloo portrayed Dr. Kavita Rao in X-Men: The Last Stand.

Significant roles

  • Pori Karemnia in Guests of Hotel Astoria (1989)
  • Raha in Raha (2001)
  • Nadi in House of Sand and Fog (2003)
  • Dr. Adani in The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005)
  • Elizabeth in The Nativity Story (2006)
  • Prof. Nasrin Mehani in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008)
  • Zahra in The Stoning of Soraya M. (2008)


  • "I play Kavita Rao. She is a genetic scientist who has created this serum to change mutants into humans. And I was so sad thinking why she’s not creating a serum that would do otherwise – turn humans into mutants."
  • "He's fantastic. He is incredible to work with. He is a giant director in a young man body. An old soul in a young director’s body."

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