Mozhan Marnò - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 16, 2022

Mozhan Marnò
Profession: Actress, Screenwriter
Best Known For: House of Cards (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : May 3, 1980 (age 43)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Lailie Mozhan Navabi
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA
Horoscope: Taurus
Father's Name: N/A
Mother's Name: N/A
Siblings: N/A
High School: Phillips Academy Andover
University: Barnard College of Columbia University
Ethnicity: Iranian
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Husband's Name: Warren Z

Body Measurements

Height: 1.77 meter (5 feet 10 inch)
Weight: 65 kg (143.30 lb)
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: 9 US
Dress Size: 6 US
Breast Size: 33 inch
Waist Size: 25 inch
Hip Size: 35 inch
Bra Size: 33
Cup Size: A

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Who is Mozhan Marnò?

Mozhan Marnò is an actress, screenwriter by profession, and Iranian- American by nationality. She is well known for starring in the TV series The Blacklist, House of Cards, the miniseries Pam and Tommy, and the film The Stoning of Soraya M.

Mozhan Marnò – Age, Parents, Siblings

Mozhan Marnò’s birth took place on May 3, 1980, in Los Angeles, California, USA. Her full name is Lailie Mozhan Navabi. Both her mother and father are from Iran and married after meeting in California. Other details of her parents, and siblings, or what they did/do for a living are not shared with the public.

young Mozhan Marnò with her mother and grandmother (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

For education, Mozhan Marnò attended Phillips Academy Andover. Following graduation, she went on to study at Barnard College of Columbia University. She earned her BA in French and German comparative literature from the same. She went to Yale School of Drama for her MFA in Acting degree.

Her ethnicity is Iranian.

Mozhan Marnò – Boyfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce

Mozhan Marnò was in a relationship with her boyfriend Warren Z before marrying him in early 2021. Alongside them standing face to face in a chapel, she had written on Instagram  “A little while back, before all the craziness, we did this.” The pair had gotten engaged in February 2020.

She does not any children with her husband yet. Also, there are no rumors of divorce surrounding the newlyweds.

Mozhan Marnò, Warren Z (Image: Instagram)

Mozhan Marnò – Career

Early Days

Prior to her breakthrough in the film and TV industry, Marnò played minor roles in the episodes of the TV series The Unit (2006), Standoff (2006), Shark (2007), Bones (2009), and in the films Charlie Wilson's War (2007), Traitor (2008).

Mozhan Marnò’s title role of Soraya Manutchehri in the 2009 film The Stoning of Soraya M. gained her much recognition.

Films, Series

Over the years she has appeared in the films A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014), Wonder Woman: Bloodlines (2019), icreep, etc. Moreover, she has portrayed characters in the TV series The Mentalist (2009, 2011), House of Cards (2014-2015) as Ayla Sayyad, Madam Secretary (2014-2019), The Blacklist (2014-2019) as Samar Navabi, Pam and Tommy.

Aside from her career as an actress, she is also an accomplished director and screenwriter. She has written the screenplay for When the Lights Went Out and directed as well as wrote the short film Incoming.

Mozhan Marnò in The Stoning of Soraya M. (Image: IMDb)


On the set of Pam and Tommy, Mozhan Marnò has worked with Pepi Sonuga, Taylor Schilling, and Spenser Granese.

Mozhan Marnò – Awards, Nominations

Marnò has been nominated for the 2009 Satellite Awards- category Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture for her work in the film The Stoning of Soraya M. and the 2015’s Screen Actors Guild Awards- Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for her role in House of Cards.

Mozhan Marnò in House of Cards (Image: Anna Ben Yehuda Rahmanan)

Mozhan Marnò – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth and annual salary of Mozhan Marnò are under review and will be updated.

Mozhan Marnò – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles including Instagram and Twitter, Mozhan Marnò is followed by several hundred thousand followers. She is absent from Facebook.

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