Alia Shawkat is an American actor and artist. She portrays Roland in Big Mouth.
She was born in Riverside, California, and began her career by appearing in a Calvin Klein catalog in 1999.
She soon landed a role opposite George Clooney in Three Kings (1999). This was followed by a supporting lead in the Ron Perlman' movie The Trial of Old Drum (2000).
She gained wider recognition in her role on the ABC Family series State of Grace (2001). She later starred as "Maeby Funke" on Fox's Emmy-award winning Arrested Development (2003), perhaps the role for which she is best known.