Famous People born in Nepal [II]: Daya Vaidya

Many of us may not be aware of the actress called Daya Vaidya. She is a Nepal- born American actress and producer who is best known for her role as Nina Inara in the television series Unforgettable. She is one of the famous people born in Nepal.
Vaidya was born in Kathmandu, Nepal on 20th May 1980 and lived there until she was 2 years old. After that she moved to Oakland, California. Her father name is, Atul Vadiya and Italian-American mother, Laura DePaulo Vadiya. She has one sister called Lara Karuna Vaidya. She was married to Huston Miller till 2008 and she remarried to Don Wallace in 2011. She has one daughter Leela Grace Wallace and twin sons Jai Blue Wallace and Dev Eshan Wallace. Whose name is named from Sanskrit words.
Daya Vivian Vaidya began performing in plays and musicals at the age of eleven, as well as training in all forms of dance from tap and ballet, to hip-hop. The multitalented actress went on to dance on scholarship at Alvin Ailey in New York and finally received her BA in Theatre Arts from the University of California, Los Angeles. She is currently resides in Los Angeles Where she is supporting herself with career in a film and television.

The natural performer Vaidya played in famous comedy series Two and a Half Men as well.
She played in numerous of film like Leprechaun: In the Hood, Naked Brown Men, My Baby’s Daddy, Almost Too Late, Clean up Men, Motives 2, April Fools, The Hit and the Blue in the role of Carmen.
She played in many television series as well One World, Hyperion Bay, Haunted, Robbery Homicide Division, NCIS, Cuts, All of US, Wifey, Lincoln Heights, Dexter, Two and a Half Men in a role of Lucy, and Unforgettable.

Info: Sajhilo Nepali Magazine

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