** Let us all cry together **
Zara Mizrahi is a stand-up comedian, screenwriter, and actor born and raised in Los Angeles, CA.
She was brought up in a bilingual, Middle Eastern, Mexican and Jewish household with a tabloid reporter mother and a clothing manufacturer father. Building on her unconventional childhood, she graduated high school at 16 to pursue the arts. She has performed stand-up all over the country and gets on stage almost every night. Zara has done multiple voices on Family Guy and American Dad!, and is a recurring character on M.O.D.O.K, Marvel's new animated comedy premiering on Hulu on May 21st. She also regularly appears on other sketches and podcasts, and has written everything from screenplays, to sketches to commercials. A UCB improv student and storytelling graduate, she also performs on several storytelling shows.
Zara has also written multiple scripts. XPOSED is a half-hour comedy pilot that focuses on a young political speech writer who unexpectedly inherits her estranged uncle’s porn company. FOR THE STORY focuses on mother and daughter who team up on tabloid investigations in the 90s. NORMALIZED is an animated half-hour comedy that focuses on a disillusioned actress who starts working at a sketchy advertising agency to escape her unwanted and accidental fame. All of her pilots are based on real stories from Zara’s life.
Her latest piece of material is a feature mockumentary called DRENCHED. It follows the hapless CEO of a marine mammal park who fights to contain a string of scandals on her watch that threaten to take down the company.
Zara is always performing, recording, laughing and working on new comedy screenplays.