Salome Azizi is an Iranian actress who is best known for her roles in movies such as Cobra Kai, American Wrestler: The Wizard, Black-ish, and Stargate. She moved to London in the 80s when she was around 5 years old. There, Salome furthered her education and acquired a law degree.
As you would soon learn, the actress was previously married to an unidentified man who is not in the spotlight. The fallout in her marriage saw her move to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career. So far, she has recorded great heights in the entertainment industry, and it’s only a matter of time before she gains global recognition.
Salome Azizi is Originally from Iran; How Old is She?
Salome celebrates her birthday on the 4th of March every year albeit, her exact year of birth is not known. Nonetheless, there are reports that suggest the actress could be in her early 40s. If this were factual, it means that she was born in the late 70s.
According to the records, she was born in Iran but moved to London in the 80s when she was about 5 years old. While it’s not known if she is an only child, we garnered that she shares a close relationship with her parents Charles “Fafar Joonam” Az (Mother) and Khosro Bornoush (father). Salome is also close to her cousins; Roza Karimi, Nim Karimi, Ned Karimi, and Nima.
After her preparatory education in London, she proceeded to the University for her Law Degree.
The “Cobra Kai” Actress, Salome Azizi Was Previously Married
Against popular opinion that Salome has never been married, loveohlust gathered that the actress was previously married. This was hinted in an exclusive interview with GateWorld in 2018.
Unfortunately, there is no information about her ex-husband’s identity and how their relationship started nor are there clues as to what led to their separation.
This aspect of the actress’s life has been respected by many interviewers who try to keep it professional. In the same vein, her current relationship status has remained undisclosed. However, it’s possible that she has someone in her life whom she has kept from the spotlight.
Salome Started Acting after her Marriage Ended
Though a lawyer by profession, the Iranian has always been drawn to entertainment since the age of nine. She confirmed that acting has always been a part of her but her law degree came first.
Following her graduation, she realized that law was a course she enjoyed studying but not practicing. Consequently, she dabbled into different career paths including journalism, production, and branding.
Be that as it may, the issues that proceeded in her marriage were somewhat of an opportunity to push her acting dreams. In her words;
And then my marriage kind of started to disintegrate, so I seized my opportunity to come to Los Angeles and pursue my lifelong passion of acting. So here I am!
A Look at Salome Azizi’s Best Movies and Television Series
Salome is unarguably one of the fastest-rising actresses in the industry thanks to her stunning performances. It’s however imperative to add that the immigrant has put so much work into her craft. Before her debut, she proceeded for a two years course in acting and later joined the Speiser Sturges commercial class where she was coached by Aaron Speiser.
While you would easily remember her role as Cheyenne in the 2018 TV series Cobra Kai, the actress is also popularized for her appearance in projects such as; American Wrestler: The Wizard (2016), Black-ish (2017), and Stargate (2018).
Prior to this, she made several appearances in the crime drama series. NCIS (2016 -2019). She revealed that the series gave her the opportunity to display her versatility as an upcoming performer.