Ebrahimi is one of the best-known actresses in the strict Islamic country and made the 20-minute sex tape privately with her boyfriend on a camcorder at the flat they shared two years ago.
Unbeknown to her, it was posted on the internet and widely released as a DVD - angering millions in Iran.
The Khomeinists that seized power in the name of the so-called “dispossessed” have lost credibility and popular support.
This disillusioned constituency finally recognizes and decries the deception and false motives used by the revolutionaries to take and maintain control.
Minors don't show up in public searches, only friends of friends can send them Facebook messages, and only friends can chat with them.
Her boyfriend, who has not been named by the authorities in Tehran, is suspected of distributing the material illegally.
He has fled to Dubai and if caught and returned, faces three years in jail and a £6,000 fine for offending public morality.
The ruling mullah cabal uses widespread propaganda to exploit the people’s faith and piety, and ruthless violence to intimidate and suppress any dissenters.
These totalitarian tactics have thus far succeeded in maintaining the regime’s power base.