Purva Bedi is an actress of film, television and theater, and a producer of independent film and not-for-profit theater. Acclaimed and experienced across all mediums, Purva combines global appeal with urban wit and comedic charm.
Purva has worked extensively in television drama and comedy. Her guest and recurring appearances include She's Gotta Have It, Madam Secretary, Person of Interest, Unforgettable, Nurse Jackie, The Blacklist, The Good Wife, A Gifted Man, Gossip Girl, House, Boston Legal, Alias, Law & Order and Law & Order: Criminal Intent, The Drew Carey Show, ER, Strong Medicine, and The West Wing.
Purva is an Associate Artist of Target Margin Theater and a member of the Actors Center. Recent New York theater credits include: Dance Nation (Playwrights Horizons), An Ordinary Muslim (New York Theatre Workshop), Uncommon Sense (Tectonic Theater Project), The Idiot (Here Arts Center), Veil'd (Women's Project); additional projects include Ten Blocks on the Camino Real, Reread Another, The Tempest, and Second Language (Target Margin); There or Here (Hypothetical Theater), The Rise of Dorothy Hale (St. Luke's); East is East (Manhattan Theater Club & New Group); and many others.