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Poorna Jagannathan

Poorna Jagannathan is an American actress and producer. She is currently a series regular on the HBO series Criminal Justice (2014). Jagannathan rose to prominence in India after starring in the Bollywood film Delhi Belly (2011) opposite Imran Khan. She will also be seen in the third season of the Netflix series, House of Cards (2013). Apart from ... See full bio »

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 2016 The Circle (post-production)
Dr. Villalobos
 2015 House of Cards (TV Series)
Dr. Lanjawni
- Chapter 27 (2015) ... Dr. Lanjawni
 2014 Criminal Justice (TV Series)
Safar Kahn
- Episode #1.1 (2014) ... Safar Kahn
- Unaired 2013 Pilot ... Safar Kahn
 2013 Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
 2010-2011 Royal Pains (TV Series)
- Fight or Flight (2011) ... Saya
- The Hankover (2010) ... Saya
 2009 Numb3rs (TV Series)
Tech #1
- Con Job (2009) ... Tech #1
 2009 Karma Calling
Quality Control Supervisor
 2008 The Game (TV Series)
Dr. Diamond
- Just the Three of Us (2008) ... Dr. Diamond
 2007 Awake
Dr. Neyer's Nurse
 2007 Montclair
Dr. Blight
 2006 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Dr. Sikh
- Blind Spot (2006) ... Dr. Sikh
 2006 Rescue Me (TV Series)
Dr. Klein
- Satisfaction (2006) ... Dr. Klein
 2006 Love Monkey (TV Series)
- Confidence (2006) ... Director
 2005 Modern Day Arranged Marriage (Short)
 2005 The Weather Man
NY Pedestrian
 2005 Dealbreaker (Short)
Fran's girlfriend
 2005 Jonny Zero (TV Series)
Dr. Shamira
- Who's Your Daddy (2005) ... Dr. Shamira
 2005 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (Video Game)
Dr. Sikh (voice)
 2004 She Hate Me
Song's Girlfriend (as Poorna)
 2004 Law & Order (TV Series)
Rehana Khemlani
- Veteran's Day (2004) ... Rehana Khemlani

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