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Film, TV and Web

Chicago PD

Recurred Co-star: Dr. Joy Isley

Universal Television, Wolf Ent

Chicago Fire

Co-star: Dr. Joy Isley

Universal Television, Wolf Ent

Chicago Med

Co-star: Dr. Claire Mehta

Universal Television


Supporting: Hina (Urdu)

Hala Looya, Overbrook Ent

The MisEducation of Bindu

Supporting: Latha (English Hindi)

Pigasus Pictures

Nothing's Going On With Me And Sandra


Big C Creative

Little Nations

Supporting: Pari

Allred Films

Becoming America: Our Finest Hour

Supporting: Parveen

Break The Room Media


Naila Sadiq

Karan Sunil


Disney's The Jungle Book

Doe, Insect, Ensemble, US: Raksha

Goodman, Huntington Theatres

Bhangin' It, A Bangin' New Musical

Rekha Kapoor

La Jolla Playhouse

Bhangin' It Workshop

Rekha Kapoor

La Jolla Playhouse

A Christmas Carol, adaptation by Troy Siebels

Mrs. Cratchit

Hanover Theatre

The Secret Garden

Ayah / Fakir / Watcher; Dancer

Court Theatre

A Christmas Carol, adaptation by Debra Wise

Ghost of Christmas Past (Indian woman)

Central Square Theater

Merchant on Venice, adaptation by Shishir Kurup

Kavita, Choreo, Dialect

Vitalist, Rasaka Theatres

Great Expectations, South Asian adaptation by Tanika Gupta

Mrs. Gargery, Molly, Choreographer

Remy Bumppo Silk Road Rising

A Disappearing Number, conceived by Complicité

Barbara, Mother, Assoc. Dir, Dialect

TimeLine Theatre

Multitudes, by John Hollingworth

Sam, Sister, Monica, Dialect

Vitalist, Rasaka Theatres

A Widow of No Importance, by Shane Sakhrani

Deepa (Widow), Dialect

Rasaka Theatre

A Nice Indian Boy, by Madhuri Shekar

Megha, Dialect, Dramaturg

Rasaka Theatre

The Masrayana, by Bill Kovacsik

Jeff-nominated choreo, Ensemble, Dialect

Prop Thtr, Rasaka Thtr

Yoni Ki Baat (Vagina Monologues)


Rasaka Theatre



Choreographer, Dancer

Chicago Summer Opera

Merchant on Venice World Premiere


Silk Road Rising

A Passage to India

Choreographer; Song, Dialect instructor

VItalist Theatre

The Piano Tuner


Lifeline Theatre

Haroun and the Sea of Stories

Choreo, cultural, linguistic consultant

Halcyon Theatre



Training video


Trade show exhibit video

Northwest Community Hospital

Radio ads

Beyond Bollywood (Field Museum Chicago)

Museum exhibit on Indian heritage

iBio Institute

PROPEL video

"My First Nephew"

Audiobook narration

South Asian cultural, dialect and language consultant for the Chicago theatre community. Choreographer and dance instructor (kids and adults): Indian folk, Bhangra, modern/ Bollywood and Classical. Leads Chitrahar, a non-profit dedicated to promoting South Asian cultural awareness through the performing arts. Experience with multi-lingual news, narration and drama on South Asian American TV and radio. PR and Communications professional. University of Chicago BA.

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'4"

Weight: 145 lbs

Eyes: Brown

Hair Color: Brown

Hair Length: Long


Choreography, Cultural consultant, Dialect, Indian Bollywood Dance, Indian Classical Dance, Indian Folk Dance, South Asian languages, Tennis, Volleyball, Dance - Bhangara, Dance Belly, Dance Hip Hop, Dance Jazz, Dance Modern, Dance Salsa, Dance Tap, Dancer, Licensed Driver, Percussion, Singer, Vocal Range: Alto, Vocal Range: Mezzo Soprano, Voiceover, Whistler, American - Southern Accent, Australian Accent, British - BBC English Accent, British - Cockney Accent, British - Yorkshire Accent, East Indian Accent, French Accent, Italian Accent, Polish Accent, South African Accent, Spanish Accent, Fluent French, Fluent Hindi, Fluent Italian, Fluent Punjabi, Fluent Urdu