Mashayekhi, Jamshid (born November 27, 1934, Tehran)
Jamshid Mashayekhi who left his studies in Theater unfinished is a veteran Iranian actor.
He was hired by the newly established Dramatic Arts Center in 1957.
In 1963, he played a role in the short movie 'Snake Cover', directed by Hajir Daryoush.
He officially began his acting career in 1970.
Mashayekhi's debut movie ' Brick and Mirror' (1965) did not kept him away from being involved in theatre as he kept playing roles on stage for years and remained faithful to this fine art.
He has been honored with the First Grade Order of Art and Culture.
His roles in historical TV series such as ' Kamal-ol-Molk' (1984) and 'Hezar Dastan' (1987) exhibit his acting ability.
He has appeared in numerous movies, including ' The Cow' (1969), Retribution' (1987), ' The Fateful Day' (1994), ' A House on the Water' (2001), ' Thirteen 59 (1980)' (2010) and ' Cheque' (2011).
Mashayekhi has also taken parts in several TV series such as: ' Autumn in the Desert' (1985), ' Imam Ali' (1991), ' The Lost Paradise' (1996), ' Mother' (1999), ' Tabriz in Fog' (2010) and ' It's All There' (2014).