Maz Jobrani - Quotes

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When I told my parents I wanted to be an actor, my mom was, like, 'I think I heard you say lawyer.'

When I told my parents I wanted to be an actor, my mom was, like, 'I think I heard you say lawyer.'

Definitely in the West, we're all cast as the same now. Whether you're Indian, Pakistani, Arab, Iranian, Afghan or whatever, you just get thrown into this category. And nine times out of 10, you're depicted as bad. ---->>>

I want to show another side of Middle Easterners. My hope is that I would be able to play a variety of parts, and not always be the guy with the accent. ---->>>

If you come from a place of love, and you're not saying, 'I'm better than you,' that's one thing that allows you to talk about different ethnicities. It's almost like laughing with each other. ---->>>

I tend not to make fun of religious groups anywhere I play. ---->>>

You know, funny can be universal. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 02-26, 1972
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Occupation: Comedian

Maziyar “Maz” Jobrani (Persian: مازیار جبرانی‎‎; born February 26, 1972), is an Iranian-American comedian and actor who is part of the "Axis of Evil" comedy group. The group appeared on a comedy special on Comedy Central. Jobrani has also appeared in numerous films, television shows, including Better Off Ted, on radio, and in comedy clubs (wikipedia)