Farhad Safinia

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Farhad Safinia was born in 1975 in Tehran, Iran. He is a writer and producer, known for Apocalypto (2006), The Professor and the Madman (2019) and Boss (2011). He has been married to Laura Regan since 2007. See full bio »


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Known For

Apocalypto Writer
Boss Writer


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  Boss (TV Series) (creator - 18 episodes, 2011 - 2012) (written by - 3 episodes, 2011)
- True Enough (2012) ... (creator)
- Clinch (2012) ... (creator)
- Consequence (2012) ... (creator)
- The Conversation (2012) ... (creator)
- Backflash (2012) ... (creator)
 2006 Apocalypto (written by)
 2001 Outside the Box (Short)
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 2011-2012 Boss (TV Series) (executive producer - 18 episodes)
- True Enough (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Clinch (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Consequence (2012) ... (executive producer)
- The Conversation (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Backflash (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2006 Apocalypto (co-producer)
 2001 Outside the Box (Short) (producer)
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 2004-2005 Complete Savages (TV Series) (production staff - 13 episodes)
- The Complete Savages in...'Hot Water' (2005) ... (production staff)
- Bad Reception (2005) ... (production staff)
- Saving Old Lady Riley (2005) ... (production staff)
- Voodude (2004) ... (production staff)
- The Man Without a Ball (2004) ... (production staff)
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 2019 The Professor and the Madman (as P.B. Sherman)
 2001 Outside the Box (Short)
Hide Hide Show Show Editor (1 credit)
 2001 Outside the Box (Short)
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 2004 Gambler (Short) (sound recordist)
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 2007 Paybacks Are a Bitch (Video documentary) (very special thanks)
 2005 Entrenched: The Making of 'Gallipoli' (Video documentary) (special thanks)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (1 credit)
 2007 Becoming Mayan: Creating Apocalypto (Video documentary short)

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P.B. Sherman

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