5' 3" (1.60 m)
Iranian actress and singer-songwriter Yasmine was born in the city of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. As a child, she moved with her family to Canada and began performing at an early age. Yasmine had her first vocal performances at the age of five, and began starring in school plays by age eleven.
In 2002, she sang soprano as the youngest vocalist with the Voices of Bahá Choir for a performance at Carnegie Hall, New York, during the Conference of the Arts. In addition to her interests in the arts, she has a passion for public service; she was awarded the $60,000 TD Canada Trust Scholarship for Community Leadership to attend University. Yasmine studied psychology at the York University and the University of Western Ontario in London.
Yasmine soon turned her sights to a career in entertainment after competing in the Miss World franchise as the reining titleholder of Miss London 2006; and received the national award and title of Miss World Canada Photogenic 2006. She has starred in various motion pictures, films, television series, and commercials primarily in the Canadian film and television industry.
Her most recent credit shot in the US was a Supporting Actor role as "Leila," in the trailer for the film Dog Tags directed by Jim Parrack (known for his role as Hoyt Fortenberry on the television series True Blood). Yasmine is a member of ACTRA (Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists) and is SAG eligible. She is proficient in three languages: English, Arabic, and Farsi. Yasmine Aker currently lives in Los Angeles, California.
Actress (6 titles)
2011 Joshua Tree
Nicole (as Yasmine Aamin)
2011 I Choose Chaos
Billy's Server Girl (as Simin Aamin)
2010 Turn the Beat Around (TV movie)
Selma (as Simin Aamin)
2009 Forbidden Science (TV series)
– Adversaries: Part 2 (2009) … Samantha (as Simin Aamin)
– Adversaries: Part 1 (2009) … Samantha (as Simin Aamin)
2009 Shady Pines (short)
Farah (as Yasmine Aamin)
2008 Cock'd Gunns (TV series)
– Crazy Days (2008) … Girlfriend #2