Nasim Pedrad is an Israeli-born American actress and comedian. She is most known for her stint with the NBC sketch comedy show, Saturday Night Live from 2008 to 2014.
Pedrad has since been known for her appearances in shows like Mulaney, People of Earth, New Girl, and Scream Queens; and movies like 2019’s Aladdin. She is set to star in the upcoming Netflix comedy movie, Desperados.
In this article, we look at the net worth of Nasim Pedrad.
What is the Net Worth of Nasim Pedrad? Earnings & Salary
As of June 2020, Nasim Pedrad is reported to have a net worth of $3 million.
She has been an on-screen presence since 2005; she has been a performer for far longer than that.
Pedrad started her career as a comedian, performing with the comedy troupe, Sunday Company, at The Groundlings in Los Angeles. She also performed solo in her one-woman driven routine, Me, Myself & Iran, at the LA-branch of ImprovOlympic and the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater.
Her first television role was that of a waitress in a 2007 episode of Gilmore Girls. Her next role saw her as the recurring character, Nurse Suri, in the NBC medical drama, ER. She went on to have a guest appearance in a 2009 episode of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.
In 2009, Pedrad joined the cast of the 35th season of the NBC late-night sketch comedy and variety show, Saturday Night Live. She had a prominent stint in the show for five years before departing to pursue other interests — namely, the Fox sitcom, Mulaney — in 2014.
She voiced Val in the Fox animated sitcom, Allen Gregory, featuring voice work from the likes of Jonah Hill and Leslie Mann. She also had roles in comedy movies like No Strings Attached, starring Ashton Kutcher and Natalie Portman; the animated movie, Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax; the 2012 satirical political comedy, The Dictator, starring Sacha Baron Cohen; and the 2019 live-action remake of Disney’s classic, Aladdin, featuring Will Smith.
Pedrad has also made recurring appearances as LAPD officer Aly Nelson in the Fox sitcom, New Girl; and played Gigi Caldwell in the first season of Scream Queens.
She has also made guest appearances in shows like People of Earth. Curb Your Enthusiasm, and Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Pedrad is set to appear alongside her New Girl co-star, Lamorne Morris, besides Anna Camp, Robbie Amell, and Heather Graham, among others, in the upcoming Netflix comedy movie, Desperados.
Nasim Pedrad: Short Biography
Nasim Pedrad was born on November 18, 1981, in Tehran, Iran, to mother Arasteh Amani and father Parviz Pedrad. She is the older of two sisters, and her younger sister, Nina Pedrad, is a comedy writer.
Pedrad’s family had planned to move to the United States, but only her father was denied entry. The rest of her family lived in Germany for the time being before being granted entry into the USA when Pedrad was 3.
Her family settled in Irvine, California, where Nasim attended University High School. After her graduation, she studied at the UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television, graduating in 2003.
She is not published her relationship in the media.