Pejman "Pej" Vahdat is an Iranian-American actor best known for his role of Arastoo Vaziri in Bones, one of the many interns that work at the fictional Jeffersonian Institute. He started on the show in 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 Chicago Bulls, San Francisco Giants and San Francisco 49ers.