Kambiz Hosseini is
an Iranian satirist and actor.
He is currently the host of "POLETIK!," a comedy television program broadcast on
Radio Farda, the Iranian branch of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. He rose to
prominence as the host of the critically-acclaimed satirical television show on Voice of
America called "Parazit," which means “static” in Persian, a reference to
the government’s jamming of satellite television in Iran. Hosseini also hosts a
Persian-language weekly podcast, "Five in the Afternoon," produced by the
International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran.