Janina Gavankar Biography
(Actress and Musician)
Birthday: November 29, 1980 (Sagittarius)
Born In: Joliet, Illinois, United States
Janina Gavankar is a popular American actress. She is famous for providing her voice to ‘FERO’, one of the lead characters in ‘Halo 5: Guardians’ promo event –‘Hunt the Truth’. Besides this, she has also acted in a number of films, web series, television programs, and theatrical plays. Her notable TV roles include Shiva on ‘The League’; Papi in ‘The L Word’, Luna Garza on ‘True Blood’, Meredith Bose on ‘The Mysteries of Laura’, McKenna Hall on ‘The CW's Arrow’ and Diana Thomas on ‘Sleepy Hollow’. Gavankar has also appeared on the shows ‘Dash 4 Cash’, ‘My Boys’, ‘Grey's Anatomy’, ‘NCIS’ and ‘Three Rivers’. Talking about her web work, she has acted in web series ‘Just Face It’, ‘The N&N Files’, ‘Husbands’, ‘Do's and Don't’, ‘The Q Side’ and ‘Squad 85’. The actress also regularly gets featured on ‘Funny or Die shorts’. The American actress is a musician as well, and is trained as vocalist, pianist, and orchestral percussionist. Formerly signed to the Cash Money Records Universal Records, she released the cover of Kanye West's track ‘Love Lockdown’. Apart from this, Gavankar has sung and played marimba for several movie and television scores. She once performed a percussion duet for ‘Best Buddies’ charity benefit. A graduate of the University of Illinois, Gavankar has also contributed to technology. She is known for developing a free template for Hollywood artists to help them manage their online presence.