'The Expanse' Actress Shohreh Aghdashloo Is On A Mission

Mar 20, 2017
Originally published on March 20, 2017 2:39 pm

Iranian actress Shohreh Aghdashloo (@SAghdashloo) is an Emmy Award-winning and Academy Award-nominated actress who currently stars as a powerful politician in the Syfy channel show “The Expanse.”

As she tells Here & Now‘s Meghna Chakrabarti, the role allows her to continue the mission that she set for herself when she left Iran shortly after the 1979 revolution: to participate in storytelling that is both meaningful and enlightening.


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