20 June 1988 |
|Known for||Parvati Patil in Harry Potter film series|
|Height||5 ft 4 in (1.63 m)|
Shefali Chowdhury , (born on 20 June 1988) is a Welsh actress, known for her role of Parvati Patil in the Harry Potter film series, except for Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, in which the character is played by Sitara Shah.
Shefali was born in Birmingham, England, to parents migrated to the United Kingdom in 1980. She is of Bangladeshi descent. She is the youngest of five children, and attended the Waverly School before her foray into acting.
Shefali is known for her performances as Parvati Patil in the Harry Potter films, starting with 2005's Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. Shefali landed the role of Parvati when she was in last year of Waverley School in the city of Birmingham. She and Afshan Azad who plays the character of Parvati Patil's twin sister, Padma Patil are also good friends, according to Azad.
Although her first role in a film was in Kannathil Muthamittal, the movie for which she won notoriety was Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire for being able to play the role of Parvati Patil in the film. In the film, Parvati accompanied Harry Potter, played by Daniel Radcliffe to the ball held in Hogwarts. Daniel Radcliffe spoke about her: "I had a dance scene with Shefali . She was completely amazing." She is also a friend of the actress Bonnie Wright.
|2005||Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire|
|2007||Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix|
|2009||Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince|
|2010||Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1|
|2011||Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2|
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