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|Born||1969 (age 43–44)|
|Occupation||Television and film actress|
Life and career
Since leaving EastEnders, Kapoor has appeared in the 2002 film Bend It Like Beckham and the TV series The Bill (2004), Chicken Tikka Masala (2005), Casualty (2005) and Doctors (2000, 2001, 2006 and 2008).
In 2006, she appeared in the BBC drama Banglatown Banquet and the Irish RTE soap Fair City (as Talayeh Kirmani). In 2007, she played the minor role of Umi in the Channel 4 drama Shameless. In 2008, she appeared in "Journey's End", the series four finale of Doctor Who.
Other film roles include Taj's mother in Van Wilder 2: Rise of the Taj (2006) and Mrs Khan in Mischief Night (2006). She portrayed the mother of Meredith Kercher in the TV film Amanda Knox: Murder on Trial in Italy (2011).