Artemis Pebdani grew up in Houston, TX, and received her B.F.A. in theater from Southern Methodist University. Upon moving to California, she studied at the Dell’Arte International School of Physical Theatre. She continued her training at Los Angeles’ famed Groundlings Theater, where she was a member of the Sunday Company.
Pebdani is perhaps best known for her recurring role as “Vice President Susan Ross” on “Scandal,” in addition to recurring roles on the drama “Masters of Sex” and comedy “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia,” having appeared on the show since its first season.
Her other television credits include BROOKLYN NINE-NINE, NEW GIRL, “Another Period,” “House of Lies,” “Garfunkel and Oates,” “Raising Hope,” “Modern Family,” “House” and “How I Met Your Mother.” She also appeared in the film “Sex Tape.”
She currently resides in Los Angeles.