Nishi Munshi – Biography, Age & Facts About The Actress

Being an actress can be fun, liberating, and lucrative as well as toxic, demanding, stressful and both sides of the acting experience is something Nishi Munshi can relate to having performed in over 1000 live stage shows and has numerous onscreen credits to her name, including credits in popular shows like The Originals and Pretty Little Liars.

Nishi Munshi has been in the entertainment industry ever since she was a child and has forged a career that many aspiring actresses and actors would be proud of. With several years still left to spend in the industry for the actress, and a wealth of talent and experience yet to be translated into generation-defining works, there is plenty of Nishi Munshi that is yet to be seen.

For now, however, let’s take a close look at her journey so far and every other information you need to know about the actress.

Nishi Munshi – Biography & Age

Nishi Munshi was born on the 1st of September 1990 to parents who were ardent followers of creative art and science. Her father, whose name remains unknown is a scientist, composer, and a musician while her mother, whose identity also shares the same mystery is a poet, artist and news anchor. Born in Los Angeles, California, Nishi Munshi is an Indian American having been born to Indian parents. The profession and interests of her parents meant that she got introduced into the world of creative arts at an early age.

When exactly she made her first appearance on stage remains unknown but she has gone on to appear in over 1000 live stage shows across multiple countries, performing in different capacities as a singer, dancer, and drummer. While she continued to feed her creative interests, Nishi Munshi has also excelled in her academic interests. From her high school days to her college days at the University of California, Riverside where she graduated at the top of her class and in the Dean’s List, she has not been known to fail. Her academic excellence also earned her a place in the UCDC program at Washington D.C and she served as a research candidate at the University of Sussex in Brighton, England.

However, of all her accomplishments (which there are several), it is her appearances on the screen that has made Nishi Munshi into a public and celebrated personality and her first appearance was in 2010, at the age of 20 when she played Leena in the film, Touch Wood.

Since then, she has gone on to star in several other onscreen projects, from film to television shows. Nishi starred in Switched at Birth in 2012 and made her first daytime television show appearance in 2011 in Days of Our Lives. Other notable appearances include The Originals as Gia (2014 to 2015) and Lethal Weapon (2018) where she played Erica Malick.

Whilst Nishi Munshi has mostly made her onscreen appearances in Hollywood projects, she has made a couple of appearances in Bollywood projects like My Name is Khan.

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Nishi Munshi with Sean William Scott during a scene in Lethal Weapon

Outside of acting, Nishi Munshi is a human rights advocate, an interest she has in common with her mother. She is also a board member of Valley Family Center, an organization dedicated to serving victims of domestic violence.

Personal Life

For Nishi Munshi, the focus is her career and that is why you would be hardpressed to find her mired in any romantic scandal or rumor. In spite of spending the majority of her life in the entertainment industry, Nishi Munshi has remained a single woman, at least publicly. If she is in a relationship with anyone, The Originals actress has so far done a good job of keeping it away from the media. Therefore she is considered to be single.

Height and Body Measurement

The actress, who is of Indian descent has a height of 5 feet 6 inches and an accompanying slim body weight of 55 kg. Her curves are measured to be 34 inches for bust, 24 inches for waist, and 34 inches for hips.

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Other Facts About Nishi Munshi

Nishi Munshi is fluent in five languages – English, Spanish, Hindi, Urdu, and Gujarati.

She has a black belt in Tae Kwon Do and has performed at the Young Olympians Nationals.

She was once Miss India California and also won the Miss National Orange Show Scholarship.

Adeola Seun
Seun is a CCNA certified graduate of FUTA. He has been writing on various subjects that include finance, economics, celebrity net worth, lifestyle, biographies and politics for over 7 years, Other than writing, he enjoys movies, video games, and sports


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