Assaf Cohen

Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, Assaf Cohen grew up in Palo Alto, lived for a number of years in the Israel, and attended UC Berkeley where he earned a Bachelors degree in Integrative Biology. Later, Cohen continued his classical training by earning a Master of Fine Arts in Acting from the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University, under the instruction of legendary acting instructor William Esper. Regional Theater credits include leading roles at South Coast Rep, San Francisco Shakespeare Festival, Marin Shakespeare Festival, Marin Theatre Company, TheatreWorks, PCPA Theaterfest and The Magic in San Francisco. He has also appeared in various short films and produced a short film as well.

Cohen lives in Los Angeles and is an advanced Tae Kwon Do martial artist. He speaks Hebrew, Arabic, and Spanish.

Known For

Credits

Cast Credits

MacGyver (2016)
Guest starring as Joshua Abdal Khalid
Backstrom (2015)
Guest starring as Dr. Daniel Bai
How to Get Away with Murder (2014)
Guest starring as Karim Assaf
You're the Worst (2014)
Guest starring as Male Executive
Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013)
Guest starring as Translator
Last Resort (2012)
Guest starring as Linus
Baby Daddy (2012)
Guest starring as Photographer
Glee (2009)
Guest starring as Doctor
  • Episode 5x15: Bash (Apr 8, 2014)
NCIS: Los Angeles (2009)
Guest starring as Tariq Barad Al-jabiri
Castle (2009)
Guest starring as Dr. Rusham Haroun
Knight Rider (2008)
Guest starring as Amir
  • Episode S01 Special: Pilot (Feb 17, 2008) [Uncredited]
Heroes (2006)
Guest starring as Hesam (5 episodes)
Bones (2005)
Guest starring as Mauricio Rivas
Supernatural (2005)
Guest starring as Ajay
Weeds (2005)
Guest starring as Hooman Jaka (3 episodes)
Numb3rs (2005)
Guest starring as Agent Kareem Allawi
NCIS (2003)
Guest starring as Eli Lissack
Monk (2002)
Guest starring as Ricardo
24 (2001)
Guest starring as Yassir
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)
Guest starring as Doctor Lownis (2 episodes)