5 Feet and 5 inches Alia is an American actress who is famous for her role as Maeby Funke in a Fox Television series ‘Arrested Development’ and Gertie Michaels in a horror-comedy film ‘The Final Girls’. She belongs to one of the mischievous part of an Orange County family trying to adjust to their loss of wealth. To know more about her scroll below our pages.
Bio, Age, and Wiki of Alia Shawkat
The beautiful and talented American actress and artist Alia was born as Alia Martine Shawkat. Later she got famous by her stage name as Alia Shawkat. She celebrates her birthday every year on April 18. In 1989, she had opened her eyes to Riverside, California, United States of America. She is the daughter of Dina and Tony Shawkat.
Caption: Alia Shawkat (right) on her shoot days of “State of Grace”, 2002. (Credit:Buzzfeed)
Her father used to be a film producer. She shares her parents with her two brothers. She had grown up with her parents and siblings at her hometown Palm Springs, United States of America. Belonging to the Norwegian, Irish, and Italian descent while she holds an American Nationality. Her father is of Arab Iraqi, from Baghdad while her mother is of Norwegian, Irish, and Italian descent. The handsome Paul Burke (actor) is her maternal grandfather.
While there are no details on her educational background followed by her academic qualification and her university, school name. It seems that she loves to keep her private life far from social media and fan-followers.
Alia Shawkat’s Boyfriend, Wedding, and Husband
As of 2019, she has not shared any photos and status regarding her love life. It seems that she is currently single and not dating anyone. However, she has been frequently spotted roaming around with Angelina Jolie’s ex-beau Brad Pitt. Recently, Brad and Alia attended the concert in Los Angeles.
Caption: A little closer, right behind Brad Pitt is Alia Shawkat at the Kanye Concert, LA, 2019, November 26. (Credit:Celebarticles.com)
Through the story shared by People.com, the close source of Brad responded to their on-going travel to be a more friendship bond rather than any blooming romance.
Previously, she has experienced two past relations with Michael Angarano and Jack Antonoff.
In 2010 she began dating Michael Angarano. Before her, Michael was in relation to Kristen Stewart and currently is dating Juno Temple since 2012. After dating one year the duo broke up.
Caption: Alia Shawkat and Micheal Angarano on a brief relationship (2010-2012). (Credit:zimbio.com)
She was also in a relationship with Jack Antonoff, an American singer and songwriter. The couple had dated from 2009 to January 2010. After breaking up with her Jack is currently dating Lena Dunham since 2012.
Caption: Alia Shawkat and Jack Antonoff were in a relationship, 2009-2010. (Credit:listal.com)
After portraying the role of gay in the “Broad City”. Which led the audience to suspect her sexual orientation.
Further there she had also kiss scene with Ilana Grazer in the movie, in an interview with Salon in March 2015, she made everyone wonder about her sexuality. However, to clear the speculation she said,
“It was one of the best makeout scenes that I’ve had, in real life and on camera. It was great. Kissing girls is nice because girls don’t get weird before, not that all guys do but it’s usually a thing. We were just giggling each time and we didn’t get awkward or shy. It was really fun, she’s a great kisser.”
Well, this 2019 seems to have stored a lot for her. She might surprise any time sooner and open up about her silent status, let’s find out soon!
Alia Shawkat’s Career, Net worth, and Salary
Talking about the career of Alia she had started her career journey from a very young age. When she was 2 years old, she appeared in the ‘State of Grace’, she starred in Fox Television Emmy Award-winning series ‘Arrested Development’ for all the show from 2003-2006 and 2013-present.
Caption: Alia speaks about her solo achievement as the best actress at the 2018 Tribeca Flim Festival, with broadly. (Credit: YouTube)
Later she had worked as a supporting role and many others like Jag (1995), Without a Trace (2002), Boomtown (2002), Presidio Med (2002) and Rebound (2005). Later she had also portrayed the role of Ilana Glazer and got beautiful reviews of being similar to Glazer and later she worked for TBS comedy ‘Search Party’.
As one of the most beautiful and talented actress, she had earned a huge name and fame in her lifetime career. The net worth of the Alia has been estimated at around $ 4 million US dollars. While her exact annual salary is under review yet. There is no doubt that her net worth and salary will sure incline. As of now, Alia beside a chunky net worth has fan followers of 70.5k on Instagram and 54.2k in Twitter.