American Journalist Parisa Farhadi “Start seeking opportunities as soon as possible — maybe before you feel ready!”

Biography Parisa Farhadi is an American journalist

Thrive invites voices from many spheres to share their perspectives on our Community platform. Community stories are not commissioned by our editorial team, and opinions expressed by Community contributors do not reflect the opinions of Thrive or its employees. More information on our Community guidelines is available here.

Parisa Bazgir also known as Parisa Farhadi is an American journalist currently working at Iran International TV network. Born on 03/21/1978 in Tehran, she attended Tehran Azad University majoring in software engineering. She migrating to United States in 2003. Parisa Farhadi’s professional career as a journalist stared soon after she moved to United States. She was first appeared on Voice of America Persian Service TV network as a correspondent but she soon took more jobs throughout the network, working as a writer, fill-in host, and field reporter. After a short period of time, she was one of the main anchors of VOA’s one-hour cultural-entertainment daily show known as “Shabahang”.

Parisa Farhadi is an American journalist

After couple of years, her passion for reporting on unbiased, factual and fair news led her to become one of the main anchors of the daily newscast known as “Saat-Khabar” at the VOA Persian. She has conducted many in-depth interviews with many newsmakers and celebrities and has done extended feature reports covering a wide range of topics from breaking news to cultural, social, and entertainment. She has conducted interviews with Iranian celebrities such as Behrouz Vossoughi, Dariush, Shahryar Ghanbari, Manouchehr Cheshmazar, Martik, Leila Forouhar, Farid Zoland, Arash, Andy Morteza, Satar, and Hamid Saeeidi the winner of the Grammy Award for the Best New Age Album at the 61st edition of the awards in 2019. She has also interviewed American lawmakers and politicians such as Major General Richard Secord, John A. Mirisch, previous mayor of Beverly Hills, CA, Robert Garcia the current mayor of Long Beach, California.

    You might also like...

    Juju Chang is one of the cofounders of the Korean American Community Foundation, a nonprofit organization that has raised more than $10 million for programs serving under-resourced Korean American individuals and families./Courtesy Juju Chang
    Civic Engagement and Purpose//

    In Both the News and Nonprofit Spheres, World-renowned Journalist Juju Chang Champions Asian American Empowerment

    by Diane Quest
    A picture of Cokie Roberts smiling by mohit bansal chandigarh

    Yet Another Tragic End To A Great Life: Cokie Roberts Passes Away At 75

    by Mohit Bansal Chandigarh

    Margaret Thomson: “ It allows you to set before yourself ”

    by Fotis Georgiadis
    We use cookies on our site to give you the best experience possible. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to this use. For more information on how we use cookies, see our Privacy Policy.