Baran Kosari (born 17 October 1985) is an Iranian actress, model and designer. She is the daughter of director Rakhshan Bani Etemad and film producer Jahangir Kosari. She graduated from Soureh academy. The Best Papa of the World (1991) is her first acting experience. She had appearances in some of her mother’s films, Nargess” (1991), Rusari-ye Abi (The Blue-Veiled)” (1994), May Lady” (1997), Kish Stories” (Rain and Ladsman episode – 1998), Under the Skin of the City (2000), Our Times (documentary – 2001). In 2007 she was nominated for the best performance by an actress in Asia Pacific Screen Award for her performance in Mainline.
Baran Kosari also ascertained her abilities as a theater actress with playing in “Over the Mirror” (1997), with Azita Hajian directing.
Won Crystal Simorgh / Best Actress / 33rd Fajr International Film Festival / The Nameless Alley – 2015
Nominated Crystal Simorgh / Best Actress / 30rd Fajr International Film Festival / Hatred – 2012
Best Actress / 1st National Young Iranian Film Festival / Ablah – 2010
Best Actress / 11th Iran Cinema Celebration / Mainline – 2007
Nominated Crystal Simorgh / Best Actress / 27th Fajr International Film Festival / Heyran – 2009
Won Crystal Simorgh / Best Actress / 25th Fajr International Film Festival / Mainline and The Third Day – 2007
Best Actress / 11th House of Cinema / Mainline – 2008
Honorary Diploma / Best Actress / 25th International Fajr Film Festival / Mainline – 2007
Nominated Asia Pacific Screen Awards / Best Actress / Mainline – 2007
Best Teenage Actress / Critic Choose / Baran-o-Bumi and Under the Skin of the City – 2000