Biography for SARAH FASHA: Actress/Host/Miss Egypt 2013
Sarah Fasha was born in Los Angeles, California and grew up in Orange County, California until the age of 18. Both of her parents were born and raised in Cairo, Egypt making her and her brother first generation Americans.
Her grandfather is Taher Aboufasha, a very famous Egyptian writer and poet best known for “Thousand and One Nights.”
After high school, Sarah joined the United States Military where she served four years in the Navy, making her a veteran.
Sarah pursued modeling in the Washington D.C. area where she served for sometime in search of an outlet to the everyday lifestyle of the military. Once she was honorably discharged, she was able to learn the modeling business on her own, creating her own connections and learning to negotiate her own shoots.
Although Fasha loved to model, she began to realize that there was more to be achieved in her life and began transitioning into acting. After years of training as an actor and doing several projects, she decided to move back to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career full time.
She is now a graduate of the Lee Strasberg Institute Conservatory in West Hollywood and is a member of the SAG-AFTRA union. In the summer of 2012, she competed with many other Egyptian women and won the title of “Miss Egypt 2013” for the Queen of the Universe Pageant set to take place on January 27th 2013 at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills.
She has recently teamed up with Eritrean-American actress Sabrina Aman and created “FashaisAman” YouTube channel. Where they perform skits and other fun videos.
Sarah hopes to make her mark in the entertainment industry for Middle Eastern women and be the first well-known Egyptian actress in America and to receive an Academy Award one day.
Sarah’s hobby is DJing in her spare time. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and currently owns property on the East Coast.
Hosting Reel: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OIgdTQsg_O4
Demo Reel: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8-Dip1Eg_ao
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Published on Dec 22, 2012