Parminder Nagra stars as CIA agent Meera Malik on NBC's high action government crime thriller "The Blacklist."
Nagra is well known for her role as surgeon Neela Rasgotra on the long-running American medical drama "ER."
Nagra became a professional actress at the age of 17. Since that time, she has built an extensive list of credits in feature films, theater and television. Nagra made her feature film debut starring as Jess in the critically acclaimed film "Bend It Like Beckham," which garnered worldwide attention. In U.K. television, she also starred on Channel 4's two-part drama "Second Generation" and in the network's film version of "Twelfth Night" as Viola opposite Chiwetel Ejiofor. Additionally, Nagra was seen in the feature "Ella Enchanted."
Nagra was honored at the 2004 Young Hollywood Awards with the Breakthrough Actress Award for her roles in "Bend It Like Beckham" and "ER."
She currently resides in Los Angeles.