Necar Zadegan is an American actress. She became known for her recurring role as First Lady (and then President) Dalia Hassan on the eighth season of 24 and Delia Banai on Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce. In 2011, she made her Broadway debut alongside Robin Williams in the Pulitzer Prize–nominated production Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo.

Birth Name

Necar Zadegan




Actress, Model



Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Necar Zadegan was born on the 20 of June 1982, in Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, West Germany.


She’s currently 37 years old.

Sun Sign




She is of Iranian and German descent.




Necar graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Literature. She studied at the Sorbonne University in Paris.

Family Details

  • Father – Unknown
  • Mother – Unknown
  • Siblings – She has a sister.

Marital Status



Boyfriend / Spouse

Necar Zadegan has dated –

  • Gadi Erel (2009-Present) – In 2009, Zadegan dating Israel actor, Gadi Erel. The two starred together in the 2011 film, Joshua Tree. Her post hinted at a mutual admiration but the relationship remained private. She later confirmed the two were engaged at one time but didn’t follow through.

Physical Statistics

  • In feet – 5 feet 8½ inches
  • In centimeters – 174 cm
  • In meters – 1.74 m


  • In Kilograms – 56 kg
  • In Pounds – 124 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 33-24-34
  • Bust – 33 inches
  • Waist – 24 inches
  • Hip – 34 inches
  • Bra Size – 32D

Body Build


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Shoe Size

She wears a size 9.5 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 4 (US).



Professional Statistics

Famous For

Necar became known for her recurring role as First Lady (and then President) Dalia Hassan on the eighth season of 24 and Delia Banai on Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce.

Film Debut

In 2007, Necar made her first theatrical film appearance by playing the role of Jehan Younger in the thriller film, Unthinkable directed by Gregor Jordan and starring Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Sheen and Carrie-Anne Moss.

Television Debut

In 2005, Necar is made her first debut television show appearance as a Sales Associate on the sitcom television series, The Bernie Mac Show which was aired on Fox.

Necar Zadegan Favorites

  • Favorite ActorHenry Cavill
  • Favorite ActressEmma Watson
  • Favorite TV Show – Love My Way (2004-2007)
  • Favorite Color – Black & White
  • Favorite Food – Chinese Food

Necar Zadegan Net worth

Necar Zadegan has an estimated net worth of $3 million dollars as of 2020.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Necar Zadegan

  • Necar was 16 years old when she started her career as an actress in theatre at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland.
  • She loves to spend time in her balcony. Besides that, she is also very fond of plants and enjoys being the one to host parties.
  • Necar can fluently converse in English, German and Persian.
  • In 2007, she played the role as Pari in 1 episodes of action-drama television series, The Unit which was aired on CBS.
  • In 2010, Necar had worked in the film, Elena Undone written and directed by Nicole Conn and starring Necar Zadegan, Traci Dinwiddie and Gary Weeks.
  • In 2009, Zadegan appeared in the Persian language stage production of From Satellite with Love Az Mahvareh Ta Eshgh touring in the U.S. and Europe.
  • In 2012, Necar took on the series regular role of Dr. Gina Bandari on the series, Emily Owens M.D.
  • In 2014, she appeared as Scarlet Leon, the female lead, opposite Greg Kinnear in the American version of the comedy Rake.
  • In 2015, Necar portrays role of Queen of Iran in the period drama television series, Masters of Sex which was aired on Showtime.
  • In 2018, Necar made her acting with the television drama series, NCIS: New Orleans in which she played the role of Special Agent Hannah Khoury.


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