Tehran Von Ghasri, best known simply as Tehran, is an international comedian, host, actor, and TV/radio personality. Born in Washington, DC to an Iranian father and African-American mother, Tehran holds degrees in International Politics and Communications, Economics, and Law. His humor is a unique blend of life experiences, cultural perspectives, academic intelligence, and charm. Tehran has been seen on Shahs of Sunset, Summer Break, and as host of TakePart Live on Pivot. Currently, Tehran appears daily on So-Me on Fox and is the weekly host of Imperfect Gentlemen on Dash Radio. He is also live on stage Monday and Thursday nights at 10 p.m. at the world-famous Laugh Factory on Sunset.
Beyond Blackness and Whiteness: Activists of Mixed Race Speak Out
Heidi Durrow, Aaron Samuels, and Tehran Von Ghasri discuss whether having a biracial or mixed identity can give a vantage of both privilege and oppression....