|Sarita Choudhury Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 5 in|
|Date of Birth||August 18, 1966|
Sarita Choudhury is a British actor, voice actor, dancer, and producer who is known for having been cast as Meena in the romantic drama film Mississippi Masala, Mira Berenson in the espionage thriller television series Homeland, Raquel Martinez in the crime thriller film A Perfect Murder, Box in the crime film 3 A.M., Lilith in the drama streaming television series The Path, Kith Lyonne in the action crime drama television series Jessica Jones, Seema Patel in the HBO Max comedy-drama series And Just Like That…, Colleen in the dark comedy film Just a Kiss, Angela in the neo-noir crime thriller film Gloria, Song in the independent comedy-drama film She Hate Me, Anna Ran in the fantasy psychological thriller film Lady in the Water, Zahra in the comedy-drama film A Hologram for the King, and Tara, the Queen in the historical erotic romance film Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love. Additionally, her film credits also include The House of the Spirits, Wild West, The Perez Family, Fresh Kill, High Art, It Runs in the Family, Restless, Rhythm of the Saints, The War Within, The Accidental Husband, After Yang, Midnight’s Children, Gayby, For Real, Generation Um…, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2, The Last Photograph, Learning To Drive, The Green Knight, and Down Came a Blackbird.
Sarita Catherine Louise Choudhury
Blackheath, London, England, United Kingdom
Sarita Choudhury got enrolled at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada and studied Economics and Film. She has also received training in classical Indian Dance with guru Protima Gauri in India.
Actor, Voice Actor, Dancer, Producer
- Father – Prabhas Chandra Choudhury (Scientist)
- Mother – Julia Patricia (née Spring)
- Siblings – Kumar Michael Choudhury (Younger Brother), Chandra Paul Choudhury (Older Brother)
- Others – Subodh Choudhury (Paternal Grandfather), Asha Lata Roy (Paternal Grandmother), Harry Spring (Maternal Grandfather), Katherine Bruce (Maternal Grandmother)
Sarita Choudhury has been repped by Don Buchwald & Associates, Inc., Talent and Literary Agency, Los Angeles, California, United States.
5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
62 kg or 136.5 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Sarita Choudhury has dated –
- Sam Rockwell – She was romantically involved with American actor Sam Rockwell in the past.
- Sarita married a war photographer and the duo parents a daughter named Maria.
Race / Ethnicity
Mixed (Asian and White)
Sarita Choudhury is of Indian (Bengali) descent on her father’s side and has English and Scottish roots on her mother’s side.
- High cheekbones
- Fuller lips
Sarita Choudhury Facts
- Her parents got married in 1964 in Lucea, Jamaica.
- She was seen as Sunny in the 2008 romantic comedy film The Accidental Husband, starring Uma Thurman, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Colin Firth, Isabella Rossellini, and Sam Shepard.
- Sarita Choudhury brought to life the character of Helen Pardis (a counterpart to the biblical Rizpah who is King Silas’s mistress and mother of his illegitimate son) in the serial drama television series Kings in 2009.
- From 2015 to 2016, she was cast in the recurring role of Sofia Varma (deputy White House political director) in the crime drama action-thriller television series Blindspot.
- She played Prime Minister Jaya Verma in the political thriller drama television series Madam Secretary between 2016 and 2017.
- Sarita Choudhury started appearing as Seema Patel in the comedy-drama series And Just Like That… in 2021 and her co-stars for the project included Sarah Jessica Parker, Cynthia Nixon, Kristin Davis, Mario Cantone, David Eigenberg, Willie Garson, Evan Handler, Sara Ramirez, and Chris Noth.
- In 2022, Sarita made a guest appearance as Olivia in the Hulu comedy-drama series Ramy.
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