Nasim Pedrad (born November 18, 1981) is an Iranian-American actress and comedian on Saturday Night Live, joining in 2009. She was a performer at The Groundlings, and sometimes performed at ImprovOlympic and Upright Citizens Brigade. In 2014 Pedrad announced her retirement from SNL to join Mulaney, the sitcom created by SNL writer John Mulaney.
She cameoed on the show on April 14, 2018 (an episode hosted by Mulaney) in a pre-taped segment, it was her first appearance on SNL since leaving the show.
- Lil' Blaster
- Hu Jintao's translator at the G20 Summit meetings.
- Wanda Ramirez
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- 2011-2014: Repertory Player