Mozhan Marnò Biography

Mozhan Marnò is an American film and television actress. She was born on May 3, 1980 in Los Angeles, California, USA. Mozhan is of Iranian descent and holds American nationality. Her parents both came from Iran and then met in the U.S. where Mozhan was born after her parents got married. She is known for her roles in The Blacklist and House of Cards.

Marnò’s Education and Career

Mozhan studied at Philips Academy, Andover in Massachusetts. She earned her degree in French and German comparative literature from Barnard College of Columbia University and after MFA in Acting from the Yale School of Drama. Her first notable role was in 2088 movie The Stoning of Soraya M., portraying a woman whose husband dishonestly accuses her of infidelity, which resulted in her death by stoning.


“The Blacklist” (2013)

Numerous roles in a various television series followed, including The Paul Reiser Show, The Glades, Hung, The Mentalist, Bones, The Unit, Medium, K-ville, and Standoff.

Mozhan Marnò also performed in the Untitled John Wells Medical Drama Pilot, which was not aired. Furthermore, she stared in Ana Lily Amirpour’s directorial debut, A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, produced by Elijah Wood, under his company, The Woodshed.

In addition to her acting career, Marnò also writes screenplays and directs movies. She has adapted her first feature-length screenplay When the Lights Went Out as a play and it received its first production at New York Stage & Film in July 2013 with Laura Innes from ER starring.

Mozhan’s When the Lights Went Out, was a quarter finalist for the Nicholl Fellowship, a finalist at the Nantucket Screenwriter’s Colony, Sundance Screenwriter’s Lab, and won third prize at the Cinequest Film Festival Screenwriting Competition.


Mozhan Marnò (2015)

Marnò’s wrote and directed short film, Incoming, that was accepted to the Noor Iranian Film Festival, LA SHORTS FEST, the Asians on Film Festival, and the DC Asian Pacific American Film Festival.

She also portrayed reporter Ayla Sayyad on seasons two and three of the acclaimed Netflix series House of Cards, and appeared as Mossad agent and assassin Samar Navabi, in seasons 2 and 3 of another popular series, The Blacklist. Due to her casting in The Blacklist, Mozhan had to stop working on Madam Secretary in 2014, after she appeared in the pilot episode.

There is Marnò’s professional bio available on Wikipedia to her followers.

Net Worth and Income

It is assumed that, busy as she apparently is, Marnò enjoys a decent net worth and income. The exact information about her earnings has not yet been disclosed, though.

Mozhan Marnò Partner and Family

Although Mozhan is pretty active on her Twitter and Facebook, she doesn’t share much about her personal life. She uploads lots of her personal pictures on Instagram but none of the photos indicates her dating or having an affair. Her Facebook account doesn’t give any more information about her personal life and relationships.


Mozhan Marnò

Mozhan’s fans and thousands of followers stay short of her private life bio and it seems that this beautiful actress plans to keep it that way. It is not known whether she has a spouse or she’s been dating somebody.

There is no information on Mozhan Marnò’s early life and family as well. The only available info is that her parents immigrated to the States from Iran and got married afterwards. It is hard to find information on Mozhan’s siblings and cousins too. She has no children and is not believed to be married at present.
Also, there is no affairs currently that Mozhan is known to be involved in.


Marnò is 37 years old right now. She was born on May 3, 1980.

Is Mozhan Marnò a Lesbian?

There is no information available on Mozhan’s sexual orientation. She is believed to be heterosexual because there were some rumors about her dating a handsome man whose identity has not been revealed.


Mozhan Marnò at an event for 31st Film Independent Spirit Awards (2016)

Height and Weight

Mozhan Marnò’s height is 5 foot 10 inches (1.77m). There is no information on her weight available. She looks very attractive and elegant. Mozhan has dark brown hair and brown eyes.

Ethnicity and Nationality

Mozhan holds American nationality, since she was born in the U.S. She is of Iranian descent, with both parents’ Iranian cultural background.

Biography & Facts
Born: May 3. 1980.
Nationality: American nationality
Ethnicity: Iranian
Religion: N/A
Profession: Actress
Net Worth: N/A
Salary: N/A
Hair Color: Dark brown
Eye Color: Brown
Height: 5 foot 10 inches (1.77m)
Weight: N/A
Married to: No
Affair with: N/A
Children: No
Birth Sign: Taurus
Education: Barnard College of Columbia University and Yale School of Drama

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