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Alia Shawkat

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Birth Name: Alia Shawkat
Born: 04/18/1989
Birth Place: Riverside, California, USA

Born on April 18 1989 in Riverside, CA, Shawkat was raised by her father, Tony, an Iraqi immigrant-turned-actor, and her mother, Dina Burke, a film producer whose father was the prolific character actor, Paul Burke. As a child, she studied piano and cultivated hobbies that included equine care, language and dance. By age nine, Shawkat was featured in a Calvin Klein catalog, which caused commercial and theatrical casting offices to take note. The next year she snared her first television job on "Jag" (CBS 1995-2005), and made a quick step to film in David O. Russell's post-Gulf War gold-hunt, "Three Kings" (1999) as the daughter of Amir (Cliff Curtis). Following a turn in the TV movie "The Tr...

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