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Marie-Lou Nahhas

Marie-Lou Nahhas is an Actress most recently known for her role as Shani Abboud on the last season of Orange Is The New Black. Born in Beirut, Lebanon, Marie-Lou Nahhas moved to the United States to pursue further acting education. In 2012, she was awarded as a top Finalist in Miss Lebanon, leading her to her acting career. Marie-Lou then moved to... See full bio »

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Southpaw Mrs. Miguel
Madam Secretary Interpreter
The Looming Tower Muslim Woman


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 2019 Awake (TV Series)
 2019 Orange Is the New Black (TV Series)
Shani Abboud
- God Bless America (2019) ... Shani Abboud
- The Thirteenth (2019) ... Shani Abboud
- The Hidey Hole (2019) ... Shani Abboud
- Baker's Dozen (2019) ... Shani Abboud
- Me as Well (2019) ... Shani Abboud
 2019 Madam Secretary (TV Series)
- Proxy War (2019) ... Interpreter
 2018 The Looming Tower (TV Mini-Series)
Muslim Woman
- Y2K (2018) ... Muslim Woman
 2015 Southpaw
Mrs. Miguel (uncredited)

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5' 7" (1.7 m)

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Marie-Lou was born and raised in Beirut Lebanon. Her first appearance was in southpaw 2015 and she is a Finalist in Miss Lebanon 2012.

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