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Shobu Kapoor

Shobu Kapoor is an actress and producer, known for EastEnders (1985), Bend It Like Beckham (2002) and Van Wilder 2: The Rise of Taj (2006). She was previously married to Ian A. McAuley. See full bio »
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 2015 Shoot Me. Kiss Me. Cut!
 2014 Some Things
Miss Stewart
 2012 Silent Witness (TV Series)
Raani Amar
- Death Has No Dominion: Part 2 (2012) ... Raani Amar
 2012 Acts of Godfrey
 2010 Holby City (TV Series)
Mrs. Chiddy
- Snow Queens (2010) ... Mrs. Chiddy
 2010 The Infidel
 2008 Doctor Who (TV Series)
Scared Woman
- Journey's End (2008) ... Scared Woman
 2005-2008 Casualty (TV Series)
Hasina Hussein / Namjeev Singh
- The Great Pretenders (2008) ... Hasina Hussein
- Big Bang Theory (2005) ... Namjeev Singh
 2008 Filth and Wisdom
Sardeep's Wife
 2000-2008 Doctors (TV Series)
Mrs Khan / Anita Shah / Dr. Shareen Sing / ...
- Last Chance (2008) ... Mrs Khan
- School's Out (2006) ... Anita Shah
- Baby Be Mine (2001) ... Dr. Shareen Sing
- A Matter of Life and Death (2000) ... Shareen Sing
 2007 Shameless (TV Series)
- Episode #4.8 (2007) ... Umi
 2006 Van Wilder 2: The Rise of Taj
Taj's Mother
 2006 Mischief Night
Mrs Khan
 2006 Banglatown Banquet (TV Movie)
 2005 Chicken Tikka Masala
Minaxi Patel
 2004 The Bill (TV Series)
Mrs. Miah
- 213 (2004) ... Mrs. Miah
 2004 Nevermind Nirvana (TV Movie)
Dr. Sarita Mehta
 2002 TV Burp (TV Series)
Gita Kapoor
- Episode #1.6 (2002) ... Gita Kapoor
 2002 Bend It Like Beckham
 2000 Room to Rent
Home Office Official
 1991 Family Pride (TV Series)
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4' 9¾" (1.47 m)

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Her EastEnders (1985) character Gita Kapoor became the 6th woman on the soap opera to give birth. Gita had a daughter Sharmilla (played by Priya Bilkhu), born on 20 March 1993. See more »

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