Alia Shawkat

Born Apr 18, 1989

Alia Martine Shawkat is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Maeby Fünke in the Fox television series Arrested Development.

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1989 Birth Born on April 18, 1989.
1999 10 Years Old Shawkat made her acting debut in both film and television in 1999. … Read More


2001 12 Years Old She landed her first starring role in 2001, playing Hannah Rayburn in the television sitcom State of Grace, which aired in the United States on the cable television channel Fox Family (subsequently renamed ABC Family) until 2002. … Read More


2009 20 Years Old Since the end of Arrested Development, Shawkat has continued to act in feature films. In 2009, she played an Arab-American teen in Cherien Dabis's film Amreeka and appeared in Drew Barrymore's directorial debut Whip It alongside Ellen Page.
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In an interview with The A.V. Club in 2010, Shawkat remarked that many of her "formative moments" as an actress took place on the Arrested Development set: " creator Mitch Hurwitz was like a father figure to me In a way, it was great to be around cast, because I feel that my understanding of comedy was able to grow really well during that time." … Read More
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