RODD FARHADI - AEA, - SAG-AFTRA Eligible

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Represented by:

Buchwald (NY) (212) 867-1200 / (212) 867-1070

Pantheon - Commercial (CA) (310) 201-0120 Commercial, Print, Product Print

Shelter Entertainment - Tim Angle (CA) (310) 385-0255

FILM & TELEVISION

Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Trump Soloist/Dancer

Jimmy Kimmel, Sagan Rose

Apocalypse Goals

Guest

Snapchat Original Series

Disney Princess Series (130 million views)

Lead (Aladdin)

Rclbeauty101 Original YouTube

Microsoft Diversity Industrial

Lead

Microsoft/NYU, Schele Williams

Ebi - Iranian Music Video

Lead

Navid Navid, Chris Leavins

Distress

Lead

Chapman University Film

The [WHAT] We Want

Lead

UCLA Film Series

Meeting Your Best Friend's Friend

Lead (Original Sketch Series)

Barely Legal Comedy

Hawt Yoga

Supporting

Chapman University Film

News at Noon

TV Anchor, Weatherman

KCAT Studios, TV 15

The Hat Trick

Supporting

Funny Droid Productions

The Studies

Lead

UCLA Film

OFF BROADWAY & REGIONAL THEATRE

Jeannette

Ensemble

Eugene O'Neill, Erin Ortman

My Real Mother

Liam

Signature/NYMF, Riley Thomas

Hollywood Bowl's MAMMA MIA!

Eddie

Kathleen Marshall, David Holce

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Clopin

Argyle Theatre, Evan Pappas

Cabaret

Victor

La Mirada, Larry Carpenter

The Little Mermaid

Featured Dancer

Cabrillo MT, Larry Raben

South Pacific

Professor

Culver City Symphony

The Juilliard School

Our Lady of 121st Street

Balthazar

Jenny Lord

Pericles

Cleon

Richard Feldman, Jenny Lord

UCLA

Sunday in the Park with George

George

Jeremy Mann

Carrie: The Musical

Billy Nolan

Nick Degruccio, Lee Martino

Our Country's Good

Wisehammer/Captain Phillip

Monica Payne

Les Miserables

Jean Valjean

UCLA Theater

Laine's Sinatra Cabaret UCLA

Soloist

Laine Kazan, Shelly Markham

Workshops/Readings/Concerts

The Migration Plays

One Man Play

McCarter Theatre, MartynaMajok

& Juliet (Max Martin Musical)

Featured Ensemble

Bill Sherman, Luke Sheppard

Anastasia Broadway Pre-Pro

Ensemble

Peggy Hickey

Democratic National Convention Gala

Choir Member

Andrew Lippa

A Little New Music

Featured Soloist

Wallis Annenberg Center...Arts

Hostage

Ebrahim

Florida Rep, Michelle...Brooks

Present Perfect

Tariq Halabi

Jaime Lozano, Devanand Janki

69th Emmy Award Governor's Ball

Featured Dancer

Sequoia Productions

The Show Must Go On

Mark Wall (Lead)

Jesse Bush, Heather Reid

COMMERCIALS

List Available Upon Request

(Various National)

EDUCATION

The Juilliard School

M.F.A. Acting

(expected graduation 2023)

UCLA – School of Theater, Film, & TV

B.A. Musical Theatre

Acting, Voice, Dance

Cabaret & Singing for the Actor

Jeremy Mann, Lainie Kazan

Singing

Mary Jo DuPrey, Linda Kerns

Acting/Voice & Speech

Judy Moreland, Joe Olivieri

Voice & Speech

Paul Wagar, Amy Chaffee

Directing

Brian Kite, La Mirada

TRAINING

UCB, ComedySportz

Improv Comedy

Los Angeles, CA

Anthony Meindl Actor's Workshop

Anthony Meindl

Los Angeles, CA

Meisner Technique & Scene Study

D.W. Brown/David Stanley

Joanne Baron/D.W. Brown Studio

Classical Theatre Intensive

Shakespeare

Royal Shakespeare Company

Audition Technique

Michael Donovan

Michael Donovan Casting

Commercial Audition Technique

Killian's Workshop

Jenny Schmidt

Scene Study & Audition Technique

Dennis LaValle

Dennis LaValle Studio

Private Voice: Musical Theatre & Classical

Mary Jo DuPrey

Carol Tingle

Ballet, Jazz, Hip-Hop, MT

Nicholas Gunn

Marie Stinnett

Interlochen Arts Camp - Musical Theatre Intensive

Greg Hellems, Lynne & Rick Church

Elon University, Wright State

AWARDS & COMPETITIONS

2019 Hal Leonard Competition

3rd Place

Vocal Competition

2018 Roger Sturtevant Award

Winner

Actor's Equity Foundation

3rd Place

2018 Hal Leonard Vocal Competition

Musical Theatre Young Adults

Best Leading Actor

Bobby Strong, Urinetown

Bay Area Musical Theatre Award

Winner

2014 YoungArts

Theatre/Musical Theatre

Participant & Ensemble

2013 Jimmy Awards (NHSMTA's)

Van Kaplan, Kiesha Lalama

2nd Place

Talent Show

Candlelight Pavilion Dinner Th

18 TPY. Rodd is SAG-Eligible award winning actor currently enrolled at The Juilliard School for an MFA in Acting. He is extensively versatile and can act, sing, and dance. Easily plays a comedic brainiac to leading man. Conversational in Spanish and fluent in Farsi/Persian, Athletic-Fencing/Martial Arts to Sports/Tennis/Running. Very easy to direct, open, and enjoyable in all ways.

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'11"

Weight: 150 lbs

Eyes: Hazel

Hair Color: Brown

Hair Length: Short

 

Character Voices, Badminton, Basketball, Combat - Stage, Fencing, Hula Hoop, Jump Rope, Martial Arts - Tai Chi, Racquetball, Running - General, Running - Sprint, Snowboarding, Tennis, Track & Field, Volleyball, Comedian, Dance Argentine Tango, Dance Ballet, Dance Ballroom, Dance Hip Hop, Dance Jazz, Dance Line/Country, Dance Mambo, Dance Modern, Dance Samba, Dance Swing, Dance Tap, Dancer, Host, Improvisation, Modeling, Singer, Teleprompter, Vocal Range: Bari-Tenor, Vocal Range: Soprano, Vocal Range: Tenor, Vocal Style: Belt, Vocal Style: Legit, Voiceover, Boston Accent, British - BBC English Accent, British - Cockney Accent, British - Yorkshire Accent, French Accent, Iraqi Accent, Irish Accent, Israeli Accent, Italian Accent, Jewish/Yiddish Accent, Middle Eastern Accent, New England Accent, New York Accent, Persian Accent, Russian Accent, Southern Accent, Spanish Accent, Fluent Farsi