Javad Hashemi had a grandson

He supported Mir-Hossein Mousavi in 2009 presidential election. During 2009-10 election protests, he directed and acted in a political theatre named Farzande Edalat with presence of a number of politicians such as Mohammad Khatami, former President. He read a poetry for Khatami and said that “I learned that the desires of the child against the dictatorship, I tell in theatre”.