Nasim Pedrad (نسیم پدراد) is popular Iranian-American comedian and actress. She was born on 18 November 1981. Nasim was born in Tehran, Iran to Arasteh Amani and Parviz Pedrad. She and her parents lived in Tehran until 1984. Before migrating to the USA when Nasim was two years old.
Nasim was raised in Irvine, California(which is near L.A.). She was graduated from the UCLA’s School of Theatre in 2003. Before joining the cast of SNL N,asim was a member of The Groundlings and had also performed in shows at ImprovOlympic and the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in Los Angeles.
She is SNL’s first Iranian-American cast member and the fifth cast member to be born outside of North America (after Tony Rosato, Pamela Stephenson, Morwenna Banks, and Horatio Sanz, who were born in Italy, New Zealand, England, and Chile respectively). In previous years, she had a recurring guest role as Nurse Suri on ER. Her funniest roles on Saturday Night Live have been her portrayal of Barbara Walters, Gloria Allred, and Kim Kardashian. Her best role is the one she created; Bedelia, the loveable teenager who favors her parents over her friends. Saturday Night Live would not be worth watching if she wasn’t on there.
|Full Name||Nasim Pedrad|
|DOB||18 November 1981|
|Place of Birth||Tehran, Iran|
|Parents||Parviz Pedrad and Arasteh Amani|
|Net Worth||Not known to public|