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Omid Abtahi stars in "Damien" on A&E as Amani Golkar, a close colleague of Damien's whose fierce loyalty will be tested when he realizes who his brother-in-arms actually is.

Born in Tehran, Iran, Omid Abtahi moved with his family to Paris, France, when he was five years old. Shortly afterwards, he moved to the United States and eventually settled in Irvine, California. He started off his career working as a series regular on FX's "Over There." His list of television credits have grown to include regular and recurring roles on AMC's "Better Call Saul," Showtime's Emmy Award-winning "Homeland," TNT's "Legends," A&E's "Those Who Kill," ABC's "Last Resort," CBS's "NCIS," FOX's "24," NBC's "My Own Worst Enemy" and Showtime's "Sleeper Cell." Guest appearances include "The Blacklist," "State of Affairs," "Castle," "Covert Affairs," "The Good Wife," "Fringe," "Grey's Anatomy," "The Mentalist," "Nikita," "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" and "Heroes," among others.

On the big screen, Abtahi can be seen in "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2," starring Jennifer Lawrence. He has also made notable appearances in the 2012 Oscar Award-winning film "Argo," directed by Ben Affleck, "Brothers," directed by Jim Sheridan, opposite Tobey Maguire, "The Boys of Abu Ghraib," directed by Luke Moran, and "The Mysteries of Pittsburgh," directed by Rawson M. Thurber, opposite Sienna Miller.

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How old is Omid Abtahi? Find out here.

Age: 37 years old
Birthday: July 12, 1979
Birthplace: Tehran, Iran
Hometown: Irvine, CA

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