These are the famous Indian-American actors and actresses in Hollywood. Indian American actresses and actors on this list are involved in film, TV and other types of entertainment. Indian American actors are known for their versatility and good looks. While Bollywood is a thriving industry in India, there are many Indian actors who have made a name for themselves in the USA. Americans on this list all have roots in India and many still maintain a residence there. Because of their shared heritage, many of the people on this list have a strong following in the rapidly growing Indian-American community.For a more general list, check out this list of famous Indian American celebs, that also includes actors, but expands to all types of famous Indians in America.
Sendhil Ramamurthy is an American actor. He is best known for his roles as geneticist Mohinder Suresh in the NBC sci-fi drama Heroes and Jai Wilcox in the action spy series Covert Affairs. He appeared as Raj in the British comedy film It's a Wonderful Afterlife, and as Abhay in the Indian film Shor in the City. He is currently portraying the role of Gabriel Lowen in The CW sci-fi romance series Beauty & the Beast. ...more on Wikipediasee more on Sendhil Ramamurthy
Navi Rawat is an American television actress, known for her roles as Theresa Diaz on the drama series The O.C. and math prodigy Amita Ramanujan on the drama series Numb3rs. ...more on Wikipediasee more on Navi Rawat
Shishir Ravindran Kurup is an Indian-born American actor. He played Dr. Singh on the sci-fi series Surface, and also had roles on the series Heroes, Lost and True Blood. He made a guest appearance as Dr. Singh in Good Luck Charlie with Bridgit Mendler and after that, he played Mo Banjaree's over-protective father in Lemonade Mouth, reuniting with Mendler, who portrayed shy and innocent Olivia White, and becoming close friends with his co-star and T.V daughter, Naomi Scott and her parents, eventually visiting them in London after shooting the movie. Kurup was born in Bombay, India of Malayali background, the son of Bhavani and Ravi Kurup. Kurup is also a playwright and theatrical director, ...more on Wikipediasee more on Shishir Kurup
Sheetal Sheth is an American actress and producer. She starred opposite Albert Brooks in his film Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World. She debuted to rave reviews in the films ABCD and American Chai, and has appeared in the cult films I Can't Think Straight and The World Unseen. Sheth has been selected to represent such brands as CHI haircare and Reebok. She was also the first Indian American to appear in Maxim magazine. ...more on Wikipediasee more on Sheetal Sheth