India de Beaufort
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|India de Beaufort|
India de Beaufort
|Born||India Beaufort Lloyd
27 June 1987
Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England, UK
|Other names||India Beau|
India de Beaufort (born India Beaufort Lloyd; 27 June 1987) is a British actress and singer-songwriter whose appearances include roles in Basil Brush and Run Fatboy Run. She played Aneka, a pagan warrior maiden, in the 2009 series Kröd Mändoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire. She starred as Miranda during the seventh season of One Tree Hill in 2009/2010. She was a series regular on the ABC Family show Jane By Design, playing as India Jourdain.
Beaufort was born in Kingston Hospital, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey. Her mother is Karen de Beaufort, born in Liverpool in 1959 and her father is Nick Lloyd born in London in 1959. Both of her parents were in the entertainment industry as dancers during the 1970s and 1980s appearing in many British TV shows. She has an older brother, Thomas Beaufort Lloyd (born 3 September 1985).
In 1994 India appeared in a music video for artist Lulu "Every Woman Knows". In 1996 India had a brief appearance as an orphan child in an episode of Penelope Keith's Next of Kin. In 1998 India appeared as herself in a Teletubbies special Dance with The Teletubbies . All of the above are credited under her birth name, India Beaufort Lloyd.
In 2002, aged 15, India signed to Entertainment Rights as a singer/songwriter and actress, In the same year she was cast as a principal character in the BAFTA nominated The Basil Brush Show as India Beau. India went on to shoot three seasons with the show, and also performed as a featured artist on the Christmas single "Boom Boom, its Basil Brush". The song remained in the UK charts for three weeks at position 44. During India's time with the cast of the CBBC sitcom, India performed at Proms in the Park and took part in a nationwide tour.
From 2003 - 2005 India studied Fashion at Esher College.
In 2011 India guest starred in the episode "Chuck vs Agent X" for the TV series Chuck.
During the 2012 New York Fashion Week, India debuted her clothing line, Ballyhoo, as part of the Emerge show that showcases young and upcoming fashion designers.
De Beaufort was featured in season three of "Necessary Roughness" as a V3 physical therapist.
|2007||Run Fatboy Run||Maya Goshdashtidar|
|1996||Next of Kin||Deprived Youngster||Episode: "The Theme Park"|
|2003–2005||The Basil Brush Show||India||21 episodes|
|2009||Kröd Mändoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire||Aneka||6 episodes|
|2009–2010||One Tree Hill||Miranda Stone||12 episodes|
|2011||Chuck||Jasmine||Episode: "Chuck Versus Agent X"|
|2012||Jane by Design||India Jourdain||17 episodes|
|2013||Necessary Roughness||India||3 episodes|
|2013||How I Met Your Mother||Sophia||Episode: "Knight Vision"|
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