Janina Gavankar

Janina Gavankar

Janina Gavankar  American Actress


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Janina Gavankar is currently single.


Janina Gavankar has been in a relationship with Angelo Sotira (2004 - 2010).


Janina Gavankar is a 37 year old American Actress. Born Janina Zione Gavankar on 29th November, 1980 in Joliet, Illinois, USA, she is famous for The L Word. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Janina Gavankar has been in 4 on-screen matchups, including Laz Alonso in The Mysteries of Laura (2014), Paul Wesley in The Vampire Diaries (2009), Sam Trammell in True Blood (2008) and Stephen Amell in Arrow (2012).

Janina Gavankar is a member of the following lists: American actresses of Indian descent, Musicians from Joliet, Illinois and Actors from Joliet, Illinois.


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First Name Janina
Middle Name Zione
Last Name Gavankar
Full Name at Birth Janina Zione Gavankar
Age 38 years
Birthday 29th November, 1980
Birthplace Joliet, Illinois, USA
Height 5' 7" (170 cm)
Weight 130lbs (59 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality American
University University of Illinois, Chicago
Occupation Text Actress, Musician
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The L Word
Year(s) Active 2001–present
Bust (inches) 35
Cup Size B
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 34
Clothes Size 6 (US) / 36(EU)
Shoe Size 8 (US), 40 (EU), 6.5 (UK), 250 (J)
Official Websites www.janinagavankar.com/, twitter.com/janina, www.facebook.com/JaninaGavankar, http://janinagavankar.com
Father Pete Gavankar
Mother Mohra Gavankar
Favorite Foods Freeze-Dried Apple Crisps

Janina Zione Gavankar (born November 29, 1980) is an American actress and musician. Gavankar is also trained as a pianist, vocalist, and orchestral percussionist. She majored in Theatre Performance at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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Janina Gavankar38 SagittariusActress
Angelo Sotira37 AquariusProducer


The Vanishing of Sidney Hall2018GinaMovie
White Orchid2018TinaMovie
Norman Pinski Come Home2017ReporterMovie
Pee-wee's Big Holiday2016Party GuestMovie
Love Is Dead2015Marisol RajagopalTV Movie
Untitled Dan O'Shannon Project2015SabrinaMovie
Garfunkel and Oates2014Dr. SharmaTV Show
Think Like a Man Too2014VanessaMovie
The Mysteries of Laura2014Meredith BoseTV Show
Code Academy2014Madame CounselorShort Film
Who's Afraid of Vagina Wolf?2013Katia Amour, The StudMovie
The Goodwin Games2013HannahTV Show
Sleepy Hollow2013Diana ThomasTV Show
Nikki & Nora: The N&N Files2013Lea SadinaTV Show
The Final Moments of Karl Brant2013Detective HostetlerMovie
Just Face It2013AvaMovie
Satellite of Love2012MichelleMovie
Arrow2012Detective McKenna HallTV Show
Self Rehearsal2012Movie
The Custom Mary2011Ms. RimeMovie
Traffic Light2011AlexaTV Show
The Exes2011KerryTV Show
Victory or Death2011SelahMovie
God Reschedules Rapture2011Movie
Husbands2011KajalTV Show
ACME Hollywood Dream Role2011TV Show
Choke.Kick.Girl: The Series2011KatieTV Show
Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey2010Niki (voice)Movie
The Gates2010Leigh TurnerTV Show
Men, Interrupted2010Cece TwainMovie
Dollhouse2009LynnTV Show
The Vampire Diaries2009TessaTV Show
Three Rivers2009Ada RahimiTV Show
The League2009ShivaTV Show
Indian Gangster2009GeetaShort Film
ACME Saturday Night2009Guest hostTV Show
Factory2008Laura (2008)TV Show
The Cleaner2008Usha PatelTV Show
True Blood2008Luna GarzaTV Show
Dash 4 Cash2007TV Movie
My Boys2006TerriTV Show
Cup of My Blood2005IonaMovie
Grey's Anatomy2005Intern LisaTV Show
Aankhon Mein Sapne Liye2005Movie
Barbershop 2: Back in Business2004Field ReporterMovie
Stargate: Atlantis2004Sgt. 'Dusty' MehraTV Show
The L Word2004PapiTV Show
NCIS2003Angela LopezTV Show
Barbershop2002Fine WomanMovie
Why Is God...2001MinaShort Film
Strong Medicine2000Nurse JuniTV Show
Daddy IssuesMovie
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dstevenson41dstevenson41Jul 22, 2009

you are one of my favorite actresses and i hope to see you in a lot more stuff your preformance was off the chain in the l word as papi chulo

nuellaSep 20, 2008

i love your accent in english language.could u believe that am practicing ur accent?

charinacamposcharinacamposSep 17, 2008

i miss papi on the L world! im excited to see you on season 6!

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