Sarah Shahi


Date Of Birth

January 10, 1980


Aahoo Jahansouzshahi, popularly known as Sarah Shahi, is an American actress who started her career as a beauty queen during her younger years. After winning the crown at the Miss Fort Worth USA pageant in 1997, she became a Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader before immersing herself in the world of show business as an actress.

Shahi, who first landed small roles on Alias, Dawson's Creek and Supernatural, where she played the ghost in the first episode of the series, is perhaps best known as DJ Carmen de la Pica Morales in the Showtime drama television series The L Word. She is also known to TV viewers as detective Dani Reese on the NBC series Life, which stars English actor Damian Lewis. Shahi's other credits include roles on Teachers, American East, Rush Hour 3, Crossing Over, The Sopranos and Psych, just to name a few.

In 2011, Shahi starred as Kate Reed, the main character on USA Network series Fairly Legal, which also starrred Michael Trucco, Virginia Williams and Baron Vaughn. The following year she landed a recurring role on Chicago Fire. At present, she stars as Sameen Shaw on the CBS series Person of Interest.

Place of Birth

Euless, Texas, USA

Birth Name

Aahoo Jahansouzshahi



Fun Facts

-She is married to actor Steve Howey.

-She speaks English, Persian, and Spanish.

-She has a Brown belt in karate.


2013-present Person of Interest (TV Series)
2014 Road to Paloma
2012-2013 Chicago Fire (TV Series)
2013 The Congress
2012 Bullet to the Head
2012/I S
2011-2012 Fairly Legal (TV series)
2011 The Death and Return of Superman (short)
2011 Young Justice (TV series)
2011 I Don't Know How She Does It
2011 The Trouble with Bliss
2010 Psych (TV series)
2007-2009 Life (TV series)
2005-2009 The L Word (TV series)
2009 Crossing Over
2008 AmericanEast
2008 Shades of Ray
2007 Rush Hour 3
2007 The Sopranos (TV series)
2004-2007 Reba (TV series)
2006 Sleeper Cell (TV series)
2006 The Dog Problem
2006 For Your Consideration
2006 Teachers. (TV series)
2006 Damages (TV movie)
2005 Supernatural (TV series)
2005 A Lot Like Love
2005 Plan B (TV movie)
2004 Century City (TV series)
2003 ER (TV series)
2003 Dawson's Creek (TV series)
2003 Old School
2003 Frasier (TV series)
2002 My Adventures in Television (TV series)
2001-2002 Alias (TV series)
2002 Class of '06 (TV movie)
2001 Maybe It's Me (TV series)
2001 Off Centre (TV series)
2001 Boston Public (TV series)
2000 Spin City (TV series)
2000 City Guys (TV series)
2000 Dr T and the Women


Sarah Shahi


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