Charla Baklayan Faddoul is a reality television participant who appeared on The Amazing Race 5 and The Amazing Race: All-Stars television shows. Charla was born with achondroplasia, the most common form of dwarfism, and is 4' tall. Her partner on The Amazing Race was her cousin Mirna Hindoyan.
Charla Baklayan was born on July 23, 1976 in Aleppo, Syria to Armenian parents, Garbis and Rosine Baklayan. Her family immigrated to the United States in 1978. Charla is a graduate of Dulaney High School and Towson University with a degree in Business Management.