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Purva Bedi

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Nationality Inde
Birth 12 march 1974 (46 years)

Purva Bedi (born 1974) is an Indian American actress. Although she was born in Chandigarh, she was brought up in Belgium and the United States.
She attended the prestigious Bronx High School of Science and graduated in 1992. After graduation she attended Williams College in Massachusetts and obtained double degrees in economics, but adopted acting as a career. She has appeared in many television serials as well as in some successful movies, notably Green Card Fever, American Desi, and Cosmopolitan, a film written by Sabrina Dhawan and directed by Nisha Ganatra. She has also starred in an episode of "House". Her most recent appearance is as Clare on the wildly successful TV teen drama Gossip Girl.
She is the daughter of Columbia University professor Susham Bedi.

Usually with

Deep Katdare
Deep Katdare
(2 films)
Kal Penn
Kal Penn
(3 films)
Scott Frank
Scott Frank
(1 films)
Tom Stern
Tom Stern
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Purva Bedi (7 films)

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Sully (2016)
, 1h36
Directed by Clint Eastwood
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Adventure, Historical
Themes La fin du monde, Transport films, Aviation films, Dans un avion, Disaster films, Films about aviation accidents or incidents
Actors Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Jerry Ferrara, Laura Linney, Autumn Reeser, Holt McCallany
Roles Gurisman
Rating73% 3.696693.696693.696693.696693.69669
The story of American pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, who heroically landed a troubled aircraft full of passengers on the Hudson River.
A Walk Among the Tombstones, 1h54
Directed by Scott Frank
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Serial killer films
Actors Liam Neeson, Dan Stevens, Ruth Wilson, Boyd Holbrook, Sebastian Roché, Marina Squerciati
Roles Neighbor
Rating64% 3.2481453.2481453.2481453.2481453.248145
In 1991, Detective Matthew Scudder (Liam Neeson) is in a car with his partner. He then enters a bar and gets two shots and a cup of coffee. Two masked men then come in and kill the bartender, prompting Matt to take his gun and fire at them. He runs into the street and shoots one man down. The second man and a third drive away. Matt shoots the driver while the final man flees. Matt shoots him in the thigh and follows him down some steps and kills him.
Kumaré (2012)
, 1h24
Origin USA
Genres Documentary
Themes Films about religion, Documentary films about religion
Actors Purva Bedi
Roles Tour Manager
Rating74% 3.745493.745493.745493.745493.74549
Ball and Chain
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Lisa Ray, Kal Penn, Asrani, Purva Bedi, Johnny Kastl, Eric Dane
Roles Ruby
Rating46% 2.320022.320022.320022.320022.32002
Somewhere in the middle of Texas, Ameet (Sunil Malhotra) and Saima (Lisa Ray) have a problem. They were perfectly happy avoiding each other until their parents set them up to get married. The reluctant couple decide to do whatever it takes to break off the engagement. After some very embarrassing efforts, they finally succeed in getting their parents to call off the wedding, only to realize they have another problem, they're in love! Meanwhile, Saima's father (Asrani), deciding that she's passed her expiration date, promises her to Ashol (Ismail Bashey)- a sleazy playboy. Finally, there's a wedding; Ashol's big secret, Ameet's bigger surprise, and Saima's biggest decision.
Cosmopolitan, 55minutes
Directed by Nisha Ganatra
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy-drama, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Roshan Seth, Carol Kane, Madhur Jaffrey, Purva Bedi, Kal Penn, Stephen Barker Turner
Roles Geetu
Rating74% 3.722563.722563.722563.722563.72256
In an American suburb in Northern New Jersey, conservative, middle-aged Indian immigrant Gopal, a telephone-company engineer who has taken early retirement, is celebrating Diwali in November with his wife and grown daughter. His daughter suddenly tells him that she is leaving indefinitely to teach English in Mongolia with her German boyfriend. As Gopal recovers from this shock and tries to talk her out of it, largely on the grounds that she will be living in sin in his eyes, his wife Madhu announces that she is leaving him as well, and is taking up the spiritual life in an ashram in India.
Green Card Fever
Actors Purva Bedi, Deep Katdare
Rating59% 2.9585052.9585052.9585052.9585052.958505
The film depicts the trials and tribulations associated with obtaining a green card in the United States, exploring the secret underworld surrounding the immigration system and legal complexities that await undocumented immigrants. Green Card Fever explores the dynamics between immigrants from various countries of origin, and generations. Primarily the plot centers around Indian immigrants but involves Argentinians, Chinese, and the Middle-Eastern immigrants along the way, depicting the present United States as a transnational America. The film is dubbed as a romantic comedy but in substance it has more to offer.
The Emperor's Club, 1h49
Directed by Michael Hoffman
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy-drama, Romance
Themes Films about education
Actors Kevin Kline, Emile Hirsch, Embeth Davidtz, Rob Morrow, Purva Bedi, Edward Herrmann
Roles Anna Mehta
Rating69% 3.4503453.4503453.4503453.4503453.450345
In 2001, William Hundert, a retired Classics teacher, is flown out to a luxurious resort in the Hamptons owned by one of his former students in order to be the guest of honor in an impromptu reunion. As he gets settled in he reflects on the turn of events in a flashback of his time working at Saint Benedict's Academy, a prestigious preparatory school.
American Desi, 1h40
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Actors Deep Katdare, Rizwan Manji, Purva Bedi, Kal Penn, Sanjit De Silva, Vaishali Desai
Roles Nina Shah
Rating65% 3.297693.297693.297693.297693.29769
An American-raised Indian, Krishnagopal Reddy (or "Kris" as he prefers to be called, to distance himself from his heritage) finds out to his dismay that his University of Pennsylvania roommates are all Indian. He does not associate with the Indian culture that his parents and family have pushed upon him and prefers to be as American as possible. His roommates include Ajay (Kal Penn), an African-American idolizing desi; Jagjit, who loves art but studies engineering to please his father; and Salim, who is very traditional and conservative, feeling that Indian-American girls are too Westernized to make good wives.