Place of Birth: Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: December 27, 1984
Desiree Akhavan is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, and actress. She has directed the films Appropriate Behavior and The Miseducation of Cameron Post.
Desiree is the daughter of Yasmin and Cyrus Akhavan. Her parents are Iranian. She was raised in New Jersey and New York.