Shari Vasseghi (Ms. Iran)

Shari has been working steadily as a stand- up comedienne for the last four years in Los Angeles and all along the West Coast. Most recently she has worked with such big name comics like David Alan Grier, Willie Barcena and Jimmie Shubert. Last year Shari's stand-up talents took her on a whirlwind USO tour of Korea and Japan where she wowed the audiences with her act.

Within Los Angeles, Shari's one-of-a-kind act, which is based largeley on her unique experiences as a young Persian-American single woman as well as her Jim Carey inspired physical comedy, has brought her acclaim at such venues as The Comedy Store, The Laugh Factory and The Improv.

Her television credits include appearances on Make Me Laugh, The View and Frasier.