Sarah Shahi stars as Rachel Benham in the SHOWTIME Original Series City on a
Hill. She next stars in Netflix’s Dolly Parton Anthology series Heartstrings, releasing in
October. Sarah recently starred on the NBC series Reverie and is best known for her
roles on CBS’s Person of Interest, the USA series FAIRLY LEGAL and the SHOWTIME
Original Series The L Word. She received the 2012 Gracie Award for Outstanding
Female Actor in a Breakthrough Role for her work in Fairly Legal. Other television
credits include Pitch, Chicago Fire, Life, Reba, The Sopranos, Ray Donovan,
Alias and Teachers.
She recently wrapped production on the indie drama Language Arts and the indie
comedy Judy Small, in which she will star opposite Rob Corddry in the William Teitler
directed film based on the book by Nancy Doyne.
Shahi’s starred in the feature films Bullet to the Head, opposite Sylvester Stallone and
the indie comedy For Your Consideration directed by Christopher Guest. Additional
feature credits include The Trouble with Bliss, Shades of Ray, Crossing Over, I Don’t
Know How She Does It, Old School and Hangman opposite Al Pacino and Karl Urban.