Born in Afghanistan. At the age of 16 he had to flee his homeland and managed to get to Germany via Greece. Somewhere along the way he discovered art for himself. In Greece in 2011 he played a small role in the film Man at Sea, and he also appeared in two documentaries. At the Deutsches Theater Berlin he appeared in Tee im Harem des Archimedes and Die lächerliche Finsternis. He is currently the bodyguard of Claire Zachanassian in Friedrich Dürrenmatt's Der Besuch der alten Dame.