Sarah Shahi is an American actress and model who came to the attention for several roles including Carmen on The L Word. Her other roles include Kate Reed in the USA Network legal drama Fairly Legal, Sameen Shaw in the CBS crime drama Person of Interest, and Jessica Russo in The Rookie.
She was previously married to actor and comedian Steve Howey from 2009 to 2021. During their marriage, they had seen ups and falls together including being sued by their nanny Sarah Alasari. The reports claimed that she sued the ex-couple in 2016 for unpaid wages, harassment, and wrongful termination. A year later, she was again defamed for religious discrimination and sexual harassment. She had been involved in a few controversies and rumors including the above.
Caption: The actress Sarah Shahi.
Sarah Shahi: Bio, Family, & Education
The actress was born on 10 January 1980 as Aahoo Jahansouzshahi in Euless, Texas, the U.S., under the zodiac sign, Capricorn. She is the daughter of her father Abbas Jahansouzshahi and her mother Mahmonir Soroushazar. Her mother worked as an interior designer while her father worked at the American embassy in Iran until the execution when the last Shah’s regime collapsed in 1979, however, her father flee from the country.
When she was ten, her parents divorced. Likewise, she grew up with her older brother Cyrus and a younger sister, Samantha, who is a production assistant. Regarding her education, she attended Trinity High School where she was captain of the volleyball and basketball teams. After that, she graduated from Southern Methodist University majoring in English and Theater. During her university, she was a member of Alpha Chi Omega.
Sarah Shahi: Career & Life Achievements
From the age of eight, she participated in beauty pageants and won the Miss Fort Worth pageant in 1997. Before moving to Los Angeles in the 2000s, she had worked as an extra on the set of Dr. T and the Women in Texas and moved to Hollywood at the suggestion of director Robert Altman. After appearing in several roles, she got the supporting character role of DJ Carmen de la Pica Morales on The L Word in 2005.
In 200, she was named number 90 on the Maxim “Hot 100 of 2005” list. Further, her films include A Lot Like Love, Rush Hour 3, Crossing Over, The Congress, and Bad Therapy. She has also appeared on many television like Alias, Dawson’s Creek, Century City, Teachers, Life, Fairly Legal, and Reverie, amongst many others.
Sarah Shahi: Personal Life & Husband
Talking about her relationship status, she has married once and currently is in a relationship. Since 2020, she has been dating Australian actor Adam Demos. Further, Adam is also an Australian actor who has appeared in the role of Jake Taylor in Netflix’s film Falling In Love. The duo had met on the set of Sex/Life and soon fall for each other.
Previously, she married actor Steve Howey on 7 February 2009, in Las Vegas after meeting on the set of Reba in 2004. There’s not much information on their dating history. However, the duo had welcomed three children from their relationship.
They had their firstborn, a son in July 2009 via home water birth. She later announced that she has been expecting twins in January 2015 and in March, she gave birth to a daughter and son at home. Their married life came to an end in May 2020 when she filed for a divorce and finalized it in January 2021.
Caption: Sarahi Shahi and boyfriend Adam Demos.
What Is the Net Worth of Sarah Shahi?
The former professional NFL cheerleader has been earning a hefty amount of money from her career as an actress. Further, she has an estimated net worth of $3 million dollars. Also, she is making a good income from promoting brands and appearing in advertisements. Moreover, the actress made her money appearing in successful television shows and films.
Sarah Shahi: Social Media Profiles & Body Measurements
She is highly active on different social media platforms with verified accounts. She has an Instagram account @sarahshahi with 1.3 million followers. On Twitter, she has an account @sarahshahi with 230k followers. Also, she has a Facebook account under her name with 593k followers.
The actress has a slim and fit body that stands to a height of 5 feet 3 inches or 1.60 meters. Her body weighs around 54 kg with unknown body measurements of chest or waist respectively. She has brown eyes color with brown hair color.