Parviz Parastui and his fans in the U.S. and homeland
Parviz Parastui (born 24 June 1955) is an actor. He has received various accolades, including four Crystal Simorgh for Best Actor (five overall),–making him the only actor to have four wins in that category–four Hafez Awards, two Cinema Celebration Awards and an Film Critics and Writers Association Awards. Parviz Parastui had worked in judicature before he became an actor. He began his career by starring in the film Diar-e Asheghan. Following Diar-e Asheghan, Parastui began a long lasting career in films.