Parissa Koo is Chinese from her dad's side and Persian from her mom's, hence "Persianese". Born in Los Gatos, CA, she was a member of a Jazz Choir which sang at Carnegie Hall in New York City.
She moved to LA to pursue a career in television, film, and theater, and has co-starred on The Disney Channel, USA Network, Funny or Die, and the YouTube Web series, Gal Pals. She has performed in numerous musicals in LA as well as the Norwegian Cruise Line Escape.
Parissa was last seen starring in For the Record Live's: The Brat Pack at Los Angeles's popular 80's speakeasy bar, Breakroom 86.
Look out for her on the final season of Gal Pals on Youtube later this year.