Anjali Jay

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Anjali Jay
Born Bangalore, India

Anjali Jay (born Anjali Jaydev) is an Indian born dancer and actress. She is best known for her role in the 2006 low budget film Blind Dating as Leeza and as Djaq on the first two seasons of the 2006 television series Robin Hood.

She grew up in Bangalore, India. She attended Sophia's High School and has a BA degree from Mount Carmel College in Bangalore, India. She graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in 1991. Anjali Jaydev is a trained Indian classical Bharatanatyam dancer. Anjali Jay went to Britain on a Charles Wallace Scholarship for her MA degree in Dance Theatre at the Laban Centre. After graduating, she performed a season with the Shobana Jaysingh Dance Company.

Career[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2006 Blind Dating Leeza Raja
2014 Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb Shepseheret
2015 The Age of Adaline Cora
The 9th Life of Louis Drax Filming

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2003 The Inspector Lynley Mysteries Shala Malik Episode: "Deception on His Mind"
2005 Doctors Susie Sharma Episode: "Trophy Life"
2006–2007 Robin Hood Djaq 22 episodes
2009 The Fixer Madulika Episode: series 2, episode 6
2012 Supernatural Dr. Kashi Episode: "Heartache"

Radio[edit]

Theatre[edit]

  • Romeo and Juliet (2006; UK tour) as Juliet
  • The Jungle Book (2004–05; UK tour) as Bagheera/ Dulia
  • Anne of Green Gables (2004; Lilian Bayliss Theatre) as Katie Maurice
  • Midnight's Children (2003; Royal Shakespeare Company) as Jamila
  • Tales of the Arabian Nights (2000; UK tour)
  • Border Crossings production of Mappa Mundi (2000; Courtyard Theatre, Hereford)
  • The Maids
  • Dance Like A Man as Latah
  • Vesuvius (1997; The Nehru Centre of the High Commission of India, London)

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