|Height||5' 11" (1.8 m)|
Mini Bio (1)
Roger Narayan grew up around the world in the US, India and Africa surrounded by rich cultures, voices and stories. With an extended family having a rich background in Classical Music, Roger started performing at the age of 9 and garnered strong Theater experience as a child actor performing at reputed Theaters in numerous productions in India and as a Child Actor in Bollywood. He continued to perform Lead Roles in High School Theater Productions and won the High School Senior Year Best Actor award while also being the Valedictorian of his High School Graduating Class. Roger attended BITS Pilani (the Harvard of India) and continued to perform Improv there. He then received a Masters Degree from the University of Maryland at College Park and obtained rich real-world experience in the Corporate and Business World as an Executive in Marketing in Silicon Valley.
Roger received his classical acting training from the American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T), the American Film Institute (AFI) SAG Conservatory, The Groundlings, Footsbarn Theater Company (France), San Jose Repertory Theater and Ranga Shankara (India).
He was seen in the recent Season Premiere of Castle (ABC) opposite Stana Katic. He has worked opposite Betty White (7 time Emmy Winner, 4 time Golden Globe nominee) in The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS) and opposite Neil Patrick Harris in How I Met your Mother (CBS). He was also seen in Recurring roles on the new Nickelodeon show Victorious and The Young & the Restless (CBS). Roger's Jerry Bruckheimer Pilot Miami Trauma for CBS was picked up and aired as Miami Medical. Roger's Feature Film credits include Mission Impossible 4, Eat Pray Love, Happy Feet 2, Flawless, Quest of Alchemy, Caught on Tape (with rapper Sticky Fingaz), A-List, Guardian's Gateway and Touchwood.
Roger's extensive Credits include House MD (FOX), Better off Ted (ABC), Outsourced (NBC), the Jay Leno Show (NBC), American Bodyshop (Comedy Central), iCarly (Nickelodeon), MadTV (Comedy Central), Mystery ER (Discovery), CSI:NY (CBS) and Law & Order: Criminal Intent (NBC) and he has worked on several Pilots with Emmy Winning Producers of Amazing Race and Comedy Central. Roger's Web Series Credits include Kevin Sullitt (with Phil LaMarr and Jordan Black) and Keeping up with the Guptas (Pilot).
Roger has been seen in several International and National Commercial Campaigns for McDonalds, Microsoft, Blue Cross, Amway, Las Vegas, Cisco, Comcast, Discovery Travel and Jack in the Box. He also performed for Video Games like Age of Empires and 24. He has performed regularly for KSCO Radio and performed Improv all over Los Angeles with the group Consenting Adults. Roger won the title "Mr.India California" and was also invited to India and was a regional finalist in the Bollywood Starsearch Grasim "Mr.India". Roger is also the face of Microsoft's Cloud Technology campaign in India.
Roger is an avid Aircraft Pilot and enjoys flying Single Engine aircraft, his favorites being the Cessna and Piper Warrior. He is fluent (as in read, write and speak) in 4 foreign languages (Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Sanskrit) and 3 dialects (East Indian, Middle Eastern, British)
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Anonymous