July 13, 1982
39 years old
5 ft 1 in | 155 cm tall
34-24-32 in | 86.5-61-83 cm
50 kg | 110 lbs
8 US | 38.5 EU
Aya Rachel Cash was born in San Francisco, California, United States, on July 13, 1982, is an American actress.
Young Aya Cash began her professional acting career in New York City.
She made her big screen debut in thriller drama film Off Jackson Avenue (2008) in role as Olga.
She got her television debut in NBC police procedural and legal drama series Law & Order (2006) in episode "Kingmaker", in role as Janine Lesko.
Her breakthrough performance came as Gretchen Cutler in single-camera comedy drama television series You're the Worst (2014-2019).
She landed her stage debut in a play "The Pain and the Itch" (2006) in role as Kalina, at Playwrights Horizons.
Sleepwalk with Me (2012) comedy opposite Mike Birbiglia, Lauren Ambrose and Carol Kane
Begin Again (2013) musical comedy drama with Keira Knightley and Mark Ruffalo
The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) epic biographical black comedy crime opposite Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill and Margot Robbie
The Happy House (2013) comedy horror with Khan Baykal and Marceline Hugot
Loitering with Intent (2014) comedy opposite Ivan Martin, Michael Godere and Marisa Tomei
Mary Goes Round (2017) drama with Sara Waisglass and Jess Salgueiro
Social Animals (2018) comedy opposite Noël Wells and Josh Radnor
Brand New Old Love (2018) romantic drama comedy with Arturo Castro and Josh Brener
Scare Me (2020) comedy horror opposite Josh Ruben and Chris Redd
We Broke Up (2021) comedy in role as Lori, opposite William Jackson Harper and Sarah Bolger
She was nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Gretchen Cutler in single-camera comedy drama television series You're the Worst (2014-2019).
She won the Critics' Choice Super Award for Best Actress in a Superhero Series for her role as Klara Risinger / Liberty / Stormfront in Amazon Prime Video superhero black comedy drama television series The Boys (2020).
Traffic Light (2011) Fox sitcom in role as Callie
The Newsroom (2013) HBO political drama series in role as Shelly Wexler
We Are Men (2013) CBS sitcom in role as Claire
She had recurring role as Sherri in Netflix comedy drama anthology series Easy (2016-2019).
Fosse/Verdon (2019) FX biographical miniseries in role as Joan Simon
The First Lady (2021) Showtime anthology drama series in role as Esther Liebowitz
This Country (2021) comedy series in role as Cheryl
Attended the San Francisco School of the Arts.
Graduated from University of Minnesota (2004), with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting.
Has Italian, German, Irish and Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry.
She is a celebrity ambassador for INARA.
Has a hawk tattooed on her back.
She played The Woman in a play "The Other Place" (2011), at Music Box Theatre.
Lives in New York City, New York, United States.
She married producer and writer Josh Alexander in 2012.