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Tarek Jafar "T.J." Ramini (born May 26, 1975; age 44) played Tarin Faroush during Season 8 of 24.

Biography and career Edit

T.J. Ramini was born at University College Hospital in London, England as Tarek Jafar Ramini. He was raised in Muswell Hill in North London. Ramini's mother is Australian and used to be a newsreader on ITN news in UK. He attended St. Lawrence College Boarding School in Kent.

At the age of 19, Ramini moved to Australia, where he appeared in various acting roles. His first credited role was in the film Dating the Enemy, starting a young Guy Pearce. After that, he appeared in the Australian show Fallen Angels.

After some time, Ramini returned to the UK and continued his acting career. In 2001, he landed recurring roles in the British shows Casualty and The Bill. After this, he started appearing in American shows. From 2009 to 2010, he played a recurring guest role on NCIS, which also featured Arnold Vosloo as well as main cast member Pauley Perrette.

Other shows in which Ramini has appeared are Arrow (with Colin Salmon and Paul Blackthorne), CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (with Carlo Rota and Ludwig Manukian). From 2013 to 2014, he also had a recurring role in the show Twisted. Ramini has also performed as a voice actor in several video games.

24 credits Edit

Selected filmography Edit

  • Postman Pat: The Movie (2014)
  • Get Lucky (2013)
  • Batman Begins (2005)

Television appearances

  • The Librarians (2018)
  • NCIS: Los Angeles (2016)
  • Twisted (2013-2014)
  • Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2014)
  • Emily Owens M.D. (2013)
  • Arrow (2012)
  • Private Practice (2011)
  • NCIS (2009-2010)
  • Desperate Housewives (2009)
  • The Bill (2005-2007)

Video game appearances

  • Anthem (2019)
  • Star Wars: Battlefront II (2017)
  • Wolfrenstein II: The New Colossus (2017)
  • Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (2016)
  • The Walking Dead: Michonne (2016)
  • Diablo III (2012)
  • Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (2011)

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