Zehra Fazal (born August 28, 1984 in Libertyville, Illinois) is an American voice actress and comedian of Pakistani descent. She is also of the Muslim faith. She is best known for her roles as Nadia Rizavi in Voltron: Legendary Defender, Halo/Violet Harper in Young Justice, and Mara in She-Ra and the Princesses of Power.
She speaks English, French, Japanese and Urdu.
Zehra Fazal's acting credits include:
- Amphibia - General Yunnan
- Big Hero 6: The Series - Basemax
- Bojack Horse Man - Ilana, Demi
- Borderlands 3 - Amara
- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (2019) - Ousa
- Craig of the Creek - Faraday, Shannon
- DC Showcase Batman: Death in the Family - Talia Al-Ghul
- Doug Unplugs - Aunt Rover, Quinn, Cogsley Bot
- Glitch Techs - Zahra, Sabrina
- Indivisible - Thorani
- It's Pony - Book Store Owner, News Reporter, Therapist
- League of Legends - Kayle
- Mira, Royal Detective - Mrs. Khan
- Pinky Malinky - Aisha
- Shenmue III - Li Feng
- She-Ra and the Princesses of Power - Mara
- Trolls: The Beat Goes On! - Celine, Timpani
- Vampirina - Dr. Dolores Millweed
- Voltron: Legendary Defender - Nadia Rizavi, Hunks Mother
- Where's Waldo? (2019) - Bollywood Director
- Young Justice - Violet Harper/Halo, Cassandra Savage, Harper Row, Hawkwoman (season 3), Antonia Rodriguez, Lian Nguyen-Harper (season 3), Evelyn Fox, Trajectory, Wendy Jones/Windfall
Tropes associated with her include:
- Actor-Shared Background:
- She's of the Muslim faith, just like Halo. Subverted when Halo reveals she's not Muslim. She just likes wearing the hijab.
- She voices another Muslim, Zahra, on Glitch Techs.
- Deadpan Snarker: She voices plenty of sarcastic, quippy characters.
- Heterosexual Life-Partners: She maintains a close, sibling like bond with fellow voice actor Zeno Robinson.
- Man of a Thousand Voices: Every character she voices sounds incredibly distinct from each other.
- Star-Making Role: Rizavi and Halo.