Mahaley Hessam Patel is a Second-Year TAPS Major and Co-Founder of MaHolland Productions
Mahaley co-founded MaHolland Productions to produce socially meaningful entertainment. Additionally, she acts as an acting coach and volunteers for youth mentoring programs during her spare time.
Republican sheriff candidate Carlton Killian expressed shock over Mahaley’s allegations, fearing they could impact other cases that have yet to reach judgment, as well as suggesting law enforcement officers be placed on leave while under investigation.
Early Life and Education
Mahaley Hessam Patel was born in Atlanta, Georgia to Harriet and Tawab Hessam. Coco, her boxer pet is her greatest joy – while volunteering as a youth mentor during her free time. Additionally, Mahaley graduated with honors from UCLA and co-founded MaHolland Productions; producing socially relevant entertainment.
Allen told The Post in a phone interview that he did not object to Mahaley being investigated, since he had authority under his chain of command to take such steps against her. Additionally, Allen stated that the stolen gun case should have been resolved internally first without charges being brought against Mahaley.
Killian stated his shock over Mahaley’s arrest was understandable but stressed the importance of remembering no one is guilty until proven so in court. Should he become sheriff he pledged to examine this incident thoroughly.
London Mahaley, a second-year TAPS major from University Theatre’s Be More Chill!, is delighted to make his mainstage debut. He would like to extend his gratitude and thanks to family, mentors Dani Baldwin and Blake Wales, and Be More Chill’s cast and crew; among the most passionate and dedicated groups of people ever. London can’t wait to meet all of you!
At Carson High School in Carson, California…he amassed 442 receiving yards and four touchdowns during his senior season…he played almost exclusively on special teams in 2008…he earned all-WAC academic recognition; additionally he is related to former NBA player Duane Cooper.
Mahaley was born October 26th 1983 in Atlanta Georgia and attended Laurel Springs High School and Emory University before matriculating with honors at UCLA. In her free time she volunteers as a youth mentor as well as playing tennis and reading books avidly.
On November 8, 2015, she and Ravi Patel tied the knot and had one daughter together. Currently she resides in Los Angeles.
MaHolland Productions is an entertainment production company dedicated to socially significant entertainment. She has worked with her acting coach since high school. Additionally, she is active in fighting HIV/AIDS awareness as well as mental health awareness as an advocate for women’s rights and environmental causes.