Janina Gavankar is an actress and entertainer known for her work in several movies and TV shows, including the hit show LGBT. The I Word, True Blood Supernatural Show and Comedy Series – The League. She is also a professional pianist, singer and orchestral percussionist.
The actress has been in the entertainment industry since 2001 and has definitely made her mark. She gained attention for being the first actress to sign on to Twitter, using Richard Branson’s computer on his private island to create her account. Learn more about the actress below, including whether she has a boyfriend, a relationship, or is already married.
Biography, Age, Ethnicity
Janina Zione Gavankar was born on the 29th day of November 1980 in Joliet, Illinois. She is multiracial thanks to her mixed ethnicity. his father, Peter Ganesh Gavankar, is an Indian engineer from Mumbai who traveled to the United States to follow his masters there, then met his mother – Shan-de-Mohra Gavankar, who is half Dutch and half Indian, in Pune, Maharashtra and immigrant. India. Janina has a sister called Sonya Gavankar, a former Miss District of Columbia in 1997 and currently a renowned journalist.
Before venturing into Hollywood, the young actress attended the University of Illinois at Chicago where she studied acting. She finally made her debut in the industry in 2001 with the movie Why is God where she had a minor role as Mina.
Gavankar made her television debut in 2004 with the drama series Strong Medicine as Nurse Juni. Going forward, she made more appearances in movies and TV shows including Just Speak, My Boys, Stargate Atlantis, Grey’s Anatomy, The Cup of My Blood, Arrow, Dollhouse, The Cleaner, The League, Think Like a Man Too, The Doors, Three Rivers, and The Vampire Diaries.
As Janina Gavankar’s career grew, she appeared in several independent and blockbuster films, including Satellite of Love as Michelle and Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolf as Katia Amour. She also appeared in Karl Brant’s Last Moments as Detective Hostetler. Janina also had a cameo in the 2016 film The Pee-Wees’ Big Vacation. She then starred in Gina ‘s The Vanishing of Sidney Hall in 2017 and that same year she appeared in Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
The multiracial beauty was then cast as Diana Thomas in the supernatural drama series Sleepy Hollow has she landed roles in Daddy Issues, Blindness, White Orchid, Cortex, and Torrance. As a voice actress, she has also voiced video game characters – Amita in Far Cry 4, Tatai in Horizon Zero Dawn, Iden Versio in Star Wars Battlefront II, and Lola in After Party. Janina Gavankar also narrated the Star Wars Battlefront II: Inferno Squad audiobook in 2017.
Although Janina is best known for her acting prowess, she is also a talented musician. Coming from a family of artists, his father, Peter, is known to be a close friend of the famous Bollywood composer, Rahul Dev Burman. His father and sister – Nilu Gavankar – are said to have helped produce the Bollywood composer’s debut international album.
As an artist, Janina signed with Cash Money Records with her girl group – Endera. His song “Waiting for Godot” won numerous film festival awards. Over the years, she has built an impressive music career, almost as impressive as her acting career. It’s not easy to excel in different types of art, but luckily Janina Gavankar is exceptional enough to handle it all.
Janina Gavankar: Dating, Husband or Boyfriend
The Illinois native was in a relationship with DeviantArt CEO Angelo Sotira starting in 2004. Sadly, after several years together, the couple ended their relationship in 2010.
In 2012, there were rumors that Janina was dating music mogul, Simon Cowell after the two posted a series of flirtatious tweets. They were later seen exiting the famed Cecconi restaurant in Los Angeles. However, this supposed relationship has never been confirmed or denied.
In 2018, the actress was rumored to be dating A-list actor Ben Affleck; However, like most rumors, that died down after a while.
Height, Weight and Stats
Janina Gavankar’s height is listed as 5 feet 7. or 1.70 m while her weight is 59 kg (130 lbs). His body stats are 35-36 inches for his chest, waist, and hips respectively. She wears a US size 6, a 32C bra and a shoe size of US 7.5.
The actress maintains her enviable physique with frequent visits to the gym combined with a healthy diet.