Who is Sarah Shahi? What is net worth of Sarah Shahi? Sarah Shahi, a stunning beauty in Hollywood is not only adorable for her acting skills, but also for her successful beauty pageant journey and the cheerleading career. Sarah belongs from the Spanish and Iranian ancestry. Her father belongs from Iran. She was born in Texas, U.S. in 1980. She was named Aahoo at the beginning. Her father’s name is Abbas Jahansouz Shahi and her mother is Mah Monir. Sarah’s parents parted their ways when she was ten. Her siblings are Samantha and Cyrus. Sarah has royal blood in her veins.
Qajar Dynasty’s Iranian ruler Fath-Ali Shah Qajar is Sarah’s great-great grandfather. The dynasty collapsed and her father left Iran to lead a normal life. Her name was changed to Sarah at the age of two. By eight, she was motivated by her parents to participate in the beauty pageants. Due to her father’s linguistic influence, she grew up speaking Persian and English.
She was very sporty in her teenage. Sarah chose her career as ans NFL cheerleader without having any prior experience in that field. She worked as a gorgeous cheerleader from 1999–2000. She always wanted to come into the limelight of stardom and hence acting career was her ultimate aim. She moved to Los Angeles looking forward to getting starred in the television shows.
She had to struggle to bag even the small roles. Finally, she was seen in different roles in the popular television series like Dawson’s Creek, Reba, Alias, and Supernatural. She was also seen in HBO’s The Sopranos. All of her roles were short, light and temporary. The television series Life in 2007 gave her a big opportunity to play a permanent and impactful role.
After the series finished in 2009, she was offered another lead role in Facing Kate, a USA Network’s pilot. Shahi was also offered a small role along with Sylvester Stallone in the movie Bullet to the Head. She got hitched with Steve Howey, a Hollywood actor in February 2009 in Las Vegas.
Sarah has mostly appeared in the television series. She has accepted many challenging roles in her career in different television series including –
• The L Word
• Fairly Legal
She has done a few flicks as well like Old School, A Lot Like Love, The Dog Problem, Rush Hour 3 and to name a few.
Education: Sarah received her basic education from Trinity High School. She was passionate about sports and was the captain of her school’s volleyball and basketball team. She attended the Southern Methodist University in Dallas for higher education, choosing English and Theater as her primary subjects for Major.
Sarah Shahi Net Worth
Since she was mostly a small part of several television shows and films, she has managed to make her Net Worth stand at $3.5 Million. The beauty pageants and her cheerleading career haven’t filled her pockets much. The big shows that contributed the most in her career were Alias, Life and The L Word. She has also made a decent money from various movies where she made small appearances.
The actress was last appreciated for her role in the CBS pilot Nancy Drew. After leaving the pilot, she has turned a bit choosy and as per the latest buzz in the town, the 36 years old stunning actress is going to appear in Reverie, an NBC thriller based on virtual reality.
The actress is also very active on her social media pages. She made her last tweet on 6th March and 5 back to back tweets on 4th March.
Sarah Shahi is not only a charming and good actor but also a good human being. She has a great buddy circle and she often shares exotic snaps of the places she visits.