Sarah Shahi Bio, Age, Wiki, Real Name, Net Worth, Height, Family, Father, Movies and TV Shows

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Sarah Shahi Biography and Wiki

Sarah Shahi is a well-known model and actress from the United States. She’s also a former NFL cheerleader and a descendant of a Persian Shah from the 19th century. Sarah is well known for her roles in all of her films. For example, in 2020 she began in Sex/Life, a Netflix series, playing the role of Billie Connelly, the woman at the center of the steamy series.

Sarah Shahi Education

She received her primary education at Trinity High School before going on to Southern Methodist University, where she majored in English and Theatre.

Sarah Shahi Age| Real Name

How old is Sarah? She is 42 years as of  2022. She was born Aahoo Jahansouzshahi on January 10, 1980, in Euless, Texas, United States.

Sarah Shahi Height

She stands at a height of 5 feet 3 inches (1.60m). ALSO READ: Tom Kerridge

Sarah Shahi Parents |Family and Father

Shahi was born in Euless, Texas, on January 10, 1980, to Abbas Jahansouz Shahi and Mah Monir Soroush Azar. Her father was Iranian, but her mother was Iranian-Spanish, born in Spain. Sarah has a younger brother named Cyrus and an older sister named Samantha.

Sarah Shahi Husband  Dating

Shahi is currently dating Australian actor Adam Demos, whom she met on the set of Sex/Life. The relationship began in 2020, following her divorce from Howey. On February 7, 2009, she married actor Steve Howey in Las Vegas. She gave birth to their first child, a son named William Wolf Howey, the same year. Later that year, in 2015, she gave birth to twins, Violet Moon and Knox Blue.

Sarah Shahi Career

Shahi wanted to be an actress and joined the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders in 1999. She appeared on the cover of the squad’s calendar the following year. She met director Robert Altman while working as an extra in ‘Dr T and the Women in Texas, and he suggested she move to Hollywood. She then relocated to Los Angeles, where she appeared in a number of television series, including ‘City Guys,’ ‘Spin City,’ ‘Boston Public,’ ‘Off Centre,’ and others. She played Jenny in the television series ‘Alias’ for seven episodes between 2001 and 2002. She also appeared in popular sitcoms such as ‘Dawson’s Creek,’ ‘Reba,’ ‘ER,’ ‘Frasier,’ ‘Century City,’ and ‘Supernatural.’

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Her film career started in 2003, when she landed her first credited role as Erica in ‘Old School.’ She went on to appear in a number of films, including ‘A Lot Like Love,’ ‘For Your Consideration,’ ‘Rush Hour 3’, ‘Shades of Ray,’ ‘Crossing Over,’ ‘AmericanEast,’ and others. She landed the role of DJ Carmen de la Pica Morales in ‘The L Word’ in 2005. She played her character until 2007, after signing a two-year contract. Meanwhile, she appeared in several television shows, including ‘Sleeper Cell,’ ‘The Sopranos,’ and ‘Kennedy and Heidi.’ Sarah Shahi’s big break came when she landed a lead role in the NBC television series ‘Life,’ co-starring Damian Lewis.

She landed the lead role in the USA Network pilot ‘Facing Kate,’ later renamed ‘Fairly Legal,’ in 2009. The show followed the life of Kate, a legal mediator who is fed up with the legal system’s bureaucracy and injustice. After two seasons, the show was canceled. On the NBC show ‘Chicago Fire,’ she played the love interest of Lt. Kelly Severide in 2012. She later appeared in ‘Person of Interest’ as Sameen Shaw. While she appeared as a guest in season 2, she became a regular in season 3. Aside from that, she appeared in popular television shows such as ‘Relevance,’ ‘Ray Donovan,’ and ‘Pitch.’ Sarah Shahi has also appeared in the films “Static” and “Bullet to Head.”

Sarah Shahi Net Worth

She has an estimated net worth of $5 million.

Sarah Shahi Movies and TV Shows


  • 2000 – Dr. T and the Women
  • 2003 – Old School
  • 2003 – Legally Blonde 2
  • 2005 – A Lot Like Love
  • 2006 – For your Consideration
  • 2007 – Rush Hour 3
  • 2008 – Shades of Ray
  • 2009 – Crossing Over
  • 2011 – East Fifth Bliss
  • 2011 – I Don’t Know How She Does It
  • 2012 – Static
  • 2012 – Bullet to the Head
  • 2013 – The Congress
  • 2014 – Road to Paloma
  • 2015 – Divine Access
  • 2017 – Hangman
  • 2020 – Bad Therapy
  • 2020 – American 11
  • 2022 – Black Adam


  • 2000 – City Guys
  • 2001 – Boston Public
  • 2001 – Maybe It’s Me
  • 2002 – Alias
  • 2003 – Frasier
  • 2003 – Dawson’s Creek
  • 2004 – Century City
  • 2005 – Supernatural
  • 2006 – Teachers
  • 2007 – The Sopranos
  • 2010 – Psych
  • 2011 – Young Justice
  • 2015 – Ray Donovan