Sarah is ranked #85 in the "100 Hottest Brunettes of AIM".
In high school, Sarah was in the National Honors Society.
Sarah plays the piano and the guitar.
Sarah had a guest "appearance" on the Wolfe Video Party, the ceremony celebration of the 2006 NCAA Women's Basketball Final Four in Boston.
Thanks to her perfect shape, Sarah was the cover girl for the February 2000 issue of Muscle & Fitness.
Sarah was invited and participated in the international modeling competition in New York, when she was only 10 years old.
Sarah has joined a USO tour and entertained soldiers around the world, in Bosnia, Macedonia, Kosovo and Italy.
The director Robert Altman (on the Dr. T and the Women set, where she was an extra), adviced her to move to Hollywood to look for roles. Once in LA, she's got several co-starring roles and found the way to success.
Sarah's current boyfriend is Steve Howey, who plays Van Montgomery on Reba. Sarah met Steve on the set of Reba where she was a guest star in the season three episode To Tell The Truth where she played a girl named Kate. She returned for a season six episode where she played a different character named Brigit.
Sarah was awarded Miss Fort Worth of 1997.
Sarah's Chinese Astrology sign is the Goat - a creative person with tons of Muse, who needs full freedom for his mind. Goats are not that organized, and not very materialistic, but they know how to pick a loveable gift.
Sarah's great-great-grandfather was Fath Ali Shah (Baba Khan). He was the second Shah of Qajar's dynasty.
Sarah has a Jack Russell dog named Eddie.
Sarah has graduated in the Southern Methodist University, Dallas. She has studied English and Opera.
Sarah's parents are Abbas and Mahmonir Jahansouzshahi - they have divorced in 1993. She also has an older brother and a younger sister.
Sarah speaks fluent English and Persian, and studied Spanish for her The L Word role.
Sarah is a fan of both Julia Roberts and Katherine Hepburn, who she defines as great actresses.
Sarah has a dark brown to black hair color, and brown eyes.
Sarah is 5' 4" (1.62m).
She has double-jointed thumbs.
She has a brown belt in Karate.
Her Astrological sign is Capricorn.
She was a Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader.
Her birth name is Aahoo Jahansouzshahi.
Sarah Shahi: I'm not one to be messed with. I can be bad when it needs to happen.
Sarah Shahi: My very first day (on The L Word) I met Kate (Katherine Moennig) for the first time, and it was like, 'Sarah, meet Kate. Kate, Sarah. Kate, you're going to be going down on Sarah. Sarah, you are going to have an orgasm. Welcome to The L Word'.
Sarah Shahi: I was 11, and I was going to a birthday party. I developed at a very young age, and I wasn't comfortable with it. I would wear baggy clothes. And my mom said: 'You're not going until you put on a skirt! Celebrate your body'!
Sarah: As an actress it's always good to expand your roles and sink your teeth into other things.
Sarah: I know social rules in Iran are very conservative and I am very respectful for that, and every type of culture.
Sarah Shahi: I want to be the most famous actor the world's ever seen. I don't want to be able to walk down the street or go grocery shopping. I want to be 10 times what Jennifer Lopez could ever be. Will Smith has built an empire; I want to build a kingdom. That's just how big I see.
Sarah Shahi: I thrive on competition. If you put me in a competition and I don't win, I'll die trying.