Parvesh Cheena

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Parvesh Cheena
Born Parvesh Singh Cheena
(1979-07-22) July 22, 1979 (age 37)
Elk Grove Village, Illinois, U.S.
Residence Los Angeles, California
Occupation Actor
Years active 2002–present

Parvesh Singh Cheena (born July 22, 1979) is an American actor. He is best known for his role as 'Gupta' in a TV series named 'Outsourced'.

Early life[edit]

Cheena was born in Elk Grove, Illinois, of Indian descent. He grew up in Naperville, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, and went to Waubonsie Valley High School.[1][2] He studied musical theatre at the Chicago College of Performing Arts.

Personal life[edit]

Cheena is openly gay.[3]

He currently resides in Los Angeles, California.[4]



Year Title Role Notes
2002 Barbershop Samir
2004 Barbershop 2: Back in Business Samir
2007 Because I Said So Foreign Guy
2007 Universal Remote Sammy / Baliff
2008 The Other End of the Line NY cabbie
2008 The Ode Salman
2009 House Broken Zerban
2014 Hello I Must Be Going Abhay
2015 Everything Before Us Eric


Year Title Role Notes
2004 ER Dr. Agbo
2006 The Suite Life of Zack & Cody Mr. Babalabaloo
2006 The West Wing Barista
2006–2007 Help Me Help You Parvesh
2008 Brothers & Sisters Jordan
2007–2008 'Til Death Ken / Leo
2007–2008 My Name Is Earl Savage Indian in Jungle Episode: "My Name is Alias"
2010 Sons of Tucson Stewart
2010 Outsourced Gupta 22 Episodes
2011 The Fresh Beat Band Genie Bollywood Beats – Jai Ho
2012 Squad 85 Alan Rickman
2012–present Transformers: Rescue Bots Blades
2013 Arrested Development Kabir Episode: "Indian Takers"
2013 Sean Saves the World Jerry 7 Episodes
2014 A to Z Dinesh 13 Episodes
2016 Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Sunil
2017 The Odd Couple Neil Armstrong Episode: "Conscious Odd Coupling"
2017 Fresh Off The Boat Mr. O'Connor Episode: "Pie vs. Cake"


  1. ^ "From small stage to big screen", The Fox Valley Sun, October 10, 2002 (by Judy Buchenot)
  2. ^ Cheena, Parvesh (October 15, 2010). "Twitter @parvesh". Twitter. Retrieved 2010-10-18. 
  3. ^
  4. ^ "Outsourced: Gupta played by Parvesh Cheena". NBC Universal. Retrieved 2010-10-15. 

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