Carla Golian is notoriously known as Paulo Coelho's The Witch of Portobello, having won the Experimental Witch Film Competition in which she stars as the protagonist of the novel, Athena. She produced and executive produced the short film.

She also wrote, produced and stars in Don't Gag Me!, a short comedy. Online streaming available on Amazon Video.

Carla is of Armenian descent living in Los Angeles. Read more about her under her nom de guerre, Carolena Sabah,