Produced by Mohammad-Taqi Ansari and directed by Javad Afshar, the series narrates the life story of Jaber ibn Hayyan.
Known in the West as Geber, he was an Iranian polymath. He was an expert in chemistry, alchemy, astronomy and many other fields.
He is often referred to as the father of early chemistry because of his many contributions to science.
Aside from his great scientific achievements, Jaber was a true Muslim and a follower of the sixth Shia imam, Imam Ja’far Sadiq (AS).
The cast list includes the late Hassan Joharchi, Akbar Abdi, Aliram Nouraee, Enayat Bakhshi, Soudabeh Beyzaee, Farhad Besharati, Jafar Dehqan, Ziba Boroufeh, the late Anoushiravan Arjmand, the late Kazem Afrandnia, the late Fatemeh Taheri, Hassan Asadi, Giti Moeini, and Saeedeh Arab.
Don’t miss the first part of the 14-episode ‘Jaber ibn Hayyan’ tonight at 23:00 GMT.
iFilm English TV will also repeat each episode of the drama the next day at 05:00, 11:00 and 17:00.