Desiree Akhavan


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Desiree Akhavan was born in 1984 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for Appropriate Behaviour (2014), The Miseducation of Cameron Post (2018) and The Bisexual (2018). See full bio »

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(2014)
The Bisexual Leila
(2018)
The Slope Desiree
(2010-2012)

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 2018 The Bisexual (TV Series)
Leila
- Episode #1.6 (2018) ... Leila
- Episode #1.5 (2018) ... Leila
- Episode #1.4 (2018) ... Leila
- Episode #1.3 (2018) ... Leila
- Episode #1.2 (2018) ... Leila
 2016-2018 Flowers (TV Series)
Carol
- Episode #2.2 (2018) ... Carol
- Episode #1.5 (2016) ... Carol
- Episode #1.4 (2016) ... Carol
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... Carol
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... Carol
 2017 Creep 2
Sara
 2016 The Circuit (TV Movie)
Angie
 2015 Girls (TV Series)
Chandra
- Cubbies (2015) ... Chandra
- Female Author (2015) ... Chandra
- Triggering (2015) ... Chandra
 2014 Appropriate Behaviour
Shirin
 2010-2012 The Slope (TV Series short)
Desiree
- Fashion Forward (2012) ... Desiree
- Conversion Therapy (2012) ... Desiree
- The 5 Stages of Grief (2012) ... Desiree
- Pride and Prejudice (2012) ... Desiree
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President of the Queer Palm jury at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.

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