|Born:|| October 5, 1975|
Leicester, Leicestershire, England, UK
|Spouse (s):||James Stenson (m. 2009 - 2013)|
Parminder Nagra is an English film and television actress of Indian descent. She is best known for portraying Dr. Neela Rasgotra in the American medical drama series ER. She has also played Dr. Lucy Banerjee in the cancelled Fox television series Alcatraz, and was first seen by many people as the plucky heroine of Bend It Like Beckham in 2002, the film which brought Kiera Knightley into the public limelight. She starred in the hit show The Blacklist, and in 2016 turned up on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. as a nefarious US Senator. She portrayed Rachael on the USA Network hit series Psych.