Los Angeles area native Kimia Behpoornia is an alumni of UCLA and The Second City where she performed with the teen ensemble. She is currently a Series Regular on the NBC multi-cam sitcom Abby’s and is also recurring on Atypical (Netflix) and Station 19 (ABC). Other recent television appearances include Modern Family, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Solve (on Snapchat) and the Late, Late Show With James Corden. Feature films include Unicorn Store (Netflix directed by Brie Larson), and Pop Rox, a finalist for best short and actor at the 2017 NBC Universal Shorts Film Competition.
Kimia performs sketch comedy at The Upright Citizens Brigade LA with Maude team “The Summer Of” and also performs with her improv ensemble on Harold night. She is a member of the mainstage ensemble at ComedySportz Los Angeles (current world champion) and also writes/performs sketch comedy for children with The Story Pirates. Her sketch group, All Male Panel, created viral video content for Fullscreen and has material in development with Comedy Central.