Golshifteh Farahani is an Iranian actress. Her acting career started in the late ’90s with the Iranian movie Derakht e Golabie. The following decade, her career flourished with more performances in several feature films. She became further known internationally after making her Hollywood debut in Body of Lies. In the movie directed by Ridley Scott, she starred alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe. Her starring performance in 2009’s Iranian movie About Elly also gained her significant attention after it was nominated for Best Foreign Film at the Oscars. She worked with Ridley Scott again in his 2014 movie Exodus: Gods and Kings. This year, she’s appeared in the Hollywood film Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.