0933 GMT August 19, 2018
The ceremony was attended by cineastes and media persons in the hall of Fars News Agency.
Mashayekhi said, “Although I have long acting experience in cinema, Parastui reached an apex in his cinematic works and I recognize him as my teacher.
“He is a straightforward actor. He and Fatemeh Mo’tamed-Aria are my great teachers.”
Parastui was born on June 24, 1955 in Kabudar-Ahang, Hamadan Province, and is of Iranian Azarbaijani descent.
He had worked in the Department of Justice before he became an actor. Parastui made his debut by starring in ‘Diar-e Asheqan’ prior to his long-lasting lustrous career.