Faran Tahir (born February 16, 1964) is a Pakistani-American film and television actor who played the role of Nathoo (his very first movie role) in Disney's 1994 live-action movie, Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book. He also played Rhys Bashir in the ABC TV show, American Crime and President Rashad in Scandal. He also played Raza in the 2008 Marvel Studios film Iron Man. He portrays Captain Nemo for the sixth season of the ABC series Once Upon a Time.