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 has modeled for Jansport and Wiseguise Face Masks. She has appeared in commercials for Capitol One and Freeform.
She was last seen in the Reunion concert for For the Record Live: The Brat Pack on The Wallis Beverly Hills Sorting Room Series.