Pejman "Pej" Vahdat is a Persian-American actor most known for his role of Arastoo Vaziri in Bones. He has been on the show since 2009. Before his acting career he attended San Diego State University, where he was a member of the tennis team. He also played Kash during the first season of the Showtime series Shameless. He is a fan of the San Francisco Giants and San Francisco 49ers.