Janina Gavankar Biography, Wiki, Ethnicity, Height, Weight, Career

Janina Gavankar is an American actress and musician. She was trained as a pianist, vocalist and orchestral percussionist. Gavankar has played a variety of roles, including a police officer at Gates. Ms. Dewey, the personification of a search engine that provides opinions on users’ searches, and Luna Garza, the transformationalist of HBO’s hit series True Blood; McKenna Hall on Arrow on CW and Meredith Bose on NBC’s The Mysteries of Laura. She also played Diana Thomas in Fox’s supernatural drama Sleepy Hollow. She majored in Theater Performance at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Janina Gavankar Ethnicity

Gavankar was born in Joliet, Illinois, to Ganesh “Peter” Gavankar, an engineer from Mumbai, who first came to the United States to pursue a master’s degree, and Shan Demohra “Mohra” Gavankar, who is of mixed Indian and Dutch descent. She belongs to mixed ethnicity.

Janina Gavankar Height and Weight

Janina Gavankar is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs about 58 kg. Her hourglass-shaped body measures 44-27-38 inches. She fits a size 4 (US) dress and her shoe size is 8 (US). She wears a size 42B bra.

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Janina Gavankar Wiki, biography

Janina Bagkar Wiki/Biography
real name Janina Bagkar
nickname Janina
age 41 years old
net worth 3 million dollars
birthday November 29, 1980
job tv actress
place of birth Joliet, Illinois
zodiac sign Archer
ethnicity mix
nationality American
gender upright
religion Christian
key (approximately) Feet inches: 5′ 8″
Metric units: 1.78m
centimeters: 178 cm
weight (approximately) kilograms – 58 kg
Pounds – 127 Pounds
body measurements About 44-27-38 inches
bra cup size 42B
Shoe size 8 (USA)
eye color dark brown
hair color blond hair
boyfriend name Single
husband’s name single
children? no
Education graduate
father and mother names Pete and Mora Bagkar

Janina Gavankar Career

Janina Gavankar’s first acting role was as Maureen in the short-lived TV series UC: Undercover. She has also had guest roles on Sleeper Cell, Mountain, and JAG. In 2004, she got her first lead role in her independent film Playing Mona Lisa.

In 2006, Bagkar started appearing in The El Ward as the lesbian character Poppy. She appeared in all six seasons of the show.


In 2009, Gavankar had a recurring role as FBI agent Leigh Turner in the FX comedy series The League. She has also appeared as a guest on Castle, Hawaii Five-0 and The Next.

In 2012, Gavankar joined the cast of True Blood with a recurring role as Luna Garza, a transforming former police officer. She became a regular cast member in the show’s fifth season. Gavankar has also had roles in several films, including The Last Airbender (2010), Waiting for Forever (2011), and Mississippi Damned (2009).

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