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Sarah Shahi (born January 10, 1980) is an American actress and former model. She portrays Carmen de la Pica Morales on Showtime's The L Word.

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Aahoo Jahansouzshahi was born and raised in Euless, Texas, U.S. She is the daughter of Abbas Jahansouzshahi and Mahmonir Soroushazar, an interior designer, who divorced when she was ten. Her father is from Iran. Her father's family left Iran two years before the Iranian Revolution. Her father, who was working at the American embassy in Iran, was slated for execution when the last Shah's regime collapsed in 1979, but was able to flee the country. Her mother was born in Spain, to an Iranian father and a Spanish mother. She has an older brother, Cyrus, and a younger sister, Samantha, who is a production assistant. Her birth name, Aahoo (Persian: آهو‎), means 'gazelle' in Persian. She is a descendant of Fath-Ali Shah Qajar of the Qajar Dynasty.

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