Alia Martine Shawkat (born April 18, 1989) is a well known American actress and artist. She rose her fame for her roles as Hannah Rayburn in State of Grace, Maeby Fünke in the Fox/Netflix television sitcom, “Arrested Development”. She also guest starred as Frances Cleveland, Virginia Hall, and Alexander Hamilton on Comedy Central’s Drunk History.
Alia Shawkat and Brad Pitt
She was rumored to be dating Academy award winner Brad Pitt. The two had met in 2019 at an art exhibit and since then the tabloid attention Shawkat said was ‘uncontrollable’.
Recently, she cleared this rumor. Actress Alia Shawkat has set the record straight. She says she is “just friends” with Hollywood star Brad Pitt. In an interview she said, “”We’re not dating. We’re just friends. We just became friends, and Brad introduced me to his group of friends, and it grew from there,” she said.
In addition, Hollywood actor Angelina Jolie has reportedly warned her former husband Brad Pitt against letting their daughter Shiloh meet his friend Alia Shawkat. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s daughter Shiloh met Alia Shawkat while she was visiting her father. Shiloh and Alia Shawkat hit it off and the teenager was reportedly excited to meet Alia Shawkat again. Reports claim that Angelina Jolie called up Brad Pitt and warned him against letting their daughter meet the 31-year-old actor.
Alia Shawkat Age, Height, Weight & Physical Stats
Alia Shawkat age is 31 years old. She stands on a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall. She weighs around 55 Kg or 121 lbs. She has black hair and has black pair of eye. Her body measurements is 34-26-35 inches. She wears a bra cup size of 32 B.
Alia Shawkat Family
Alia Shawkat was born on April 18, 1989 in Riverside, California. She belongs to mixed ethnicity. Her mother name is Dina Shawkat and father name is Tony Shawkat. She grew up in Palm Springs. She has siblings as well. She has two brothers. Her father is Arab, from Iraq. Her mother is of Norwegian, Irish, and Italian descent. She is the granddaughter of actor Paul Burke. As of education, she is well educated.
Alia Shawkat Career
Talking about her career, Shawkat played Hannah in State of Grace, from 2001 to 2004. As Maeby Fünke, Shawkat was a regular cast member of Arrested Development for the entire run of the show from 2003 to 2018. She also appeared in Whip It co-star Har Mar Superstar’s music video for “Tall Boy”, in 2009. In 2015, Shawkat guest-starred on Broad City. Shawkat stars on the TBS comedy Search Party, which premiered, in 2016. In 2019, she also plays the role of Tyler, a high-living American partier in Dublin, in the film Animals.
In addition, when not acting, she likes to paint. She has also participated in gallery shows in Los Angeles, Mexico City and Paris. She also likes to make music and sing in jazz bars. Ever since the filming of Whip It, she has been best friends with fellow actress Ellen Page.
Alia Shawkat Net Worth
Alia Shawkat is a an actress whose net worth is estimated around U.S. $4 Million. She also earns from her paid promotional sponsors and advertisers.
Alia Shawkat Wiki
|Real Name||Alia Shawkat|
|Age||31 Years Old|
|Date of Birth (DOB),|
|April 18, 1989|
|Famous For||Fox/Netflix television sitcom
|Birthplace||Riverside, California, U.S|
|Current Residence||Los Angeles, California, U.S|
|Height/ Tall||Feet & Inches: 5'5"
Centimetres: 165 cm
Meters: 1.65 m
|Weight||Kilograms: 55 Kg
Pounds: 121 lbs
|Bra Cup Size||32 B|
|Dress Size||3 (US)|
|Shoe Size||7 (US)|
|Parents||Father: Tony Shawkat
Mother: Dina Shawkat
|Siblings||Brother: 2 (Name Not Known)
|Ex-Boyfriend||Brad Pitt (Rumored)|
|Favorite Actor||Brad Pitt|
|Favorite Cuisine||Italian Cuisine|
|Favorite Movie||Hobbit, La La Land|
|Hobbies||Travel, Shopping, and Reading|
|Net Worth||Approx U.S. $4 Million|
|Sponsors/ Ads||Not Known|
|Social Media Account|
|Social Media Account Links||Instagram, Twitter|
Alia Shawkat Facts
- Shawkat has been working as an actor since age 9 and lived in public since childhood, an experience she admits can result in a fracturing of the self.
- She’d always tried to separate her public image from her private one, but watching the SXSW video was the first time she felt a collision of the two spaces strong enough to shake her.
- She was primarily known from her role as Maebe, the mischievous object of her cousin’s lust on the long-running series Arrested Development.
- She plays the protagonist, Dory, who over the seasons has grown into a self-aggrandizing, delusional femme fatale.
- Despite her decades-long career, most of the outlets posting photos of Shawkat and Pitt emphasized her outsiderness.
- In 2018, Shawkat co-wrote and starred in the experimental indie Duck Butter, as Naima.
- Shawkat is referring to her late teens and 20s, which she spent partying, drinking, and living somewhat recklessly in an attempt to be a sort of super-chill Everywoman who was down for anything.
- She’s learning to let go of the expectations placed on her by people she’ll never meet or who only care about her insofar as she relates to “an older white dude.”