Purva Bedi is an actress of film, television and stage and also a deviser of new work. Film & TV Appearances include: Person of Interest, Nurse Jackie, The Good Wife, Unforgettable, Kumare & American Desi.  Upcoming: Clint Eastwood's feature film Sully and in Equity premiering Summer 2016. Theater Includes: Idiot (directed by Kristin Marting), East is East (MTC/New Group), My Wandering Boy (South Coast Rep), The Rise of Dorothy Hale (St Lukes’s). With Target Margin Theatre: Reread Another, The Tempest, Second Language, Ten Blocks on the Camino Real, Old Comedy, These Very Serious Jokes, The 5 Hysterical Girls Theorem, The Seagull, Sonoma.

Purva is a member of The Actor's Center Workshop Company, an Associate Artist with Target Margin Theater and Founding member of Disha Theatre. She studied at Williams College, The British American Drama Academy and the Public Theater Shakespeare Lab. Purva also teaches at the Anthony Meindl Acting Workshop.