Yale School of Drama
Barnard College, Columbia University
Starred as Mossad Agent Samad Navabi on "The Blacklist."
Co-starred in "A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night."
Starred as Ayla Sayyad on "House of Cards."
Starred in "The Stoning of Soraya M."
Speaks English, French, German, Farsi, and Spanish.
Trained at the Public Theater's Shakespeare Lab in New York.
Wrote the unproduced screenplay "When the Lights Went Out," which she adapted as a play in 2013.