Sunita Mani

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Sunita Mani
Born 1986 (age 31–32)
Dickson, Tennessee
Alma mater Emerson College
Occupation Actress
Years active 2005-present

Sunita Mani (born 1986) is an American actress, dancer and comedian. She played Trenton in the USA Network television series Mr. Robot.[1]

Life and career[edit]

Mani was born in Tennessee and graduated from Dickson County High School in Dickson in 2004. She attended Emerson College in Boston where she received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in writing, literature, and publishing. While studying, Mani started her career as a stand-up comedian. After graduating in 2008 she joined the Upright Citizens Brigade and received training in improvisational comedy for three years.

Mani joined the Cocoon Central Dance Team where she worked as a dancer and choreographer. Mani began her career as an actress by appearing in Writer's Block, an MTV web TV pilot, and also in commercials for Burger King and Levi's.[2]

She gained public recognition for her dance performance in the music video for the song "Turn Down for What" which was released in December 2013. Mani also appeared in drama–thriller television series Mr. Robot as Trenton.[3]

In 2016, she appeared in Don't Think Twice and was cast in the Netflix series GLOW.[4] In 2017, she appeared in No Activity.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2012 The Unspeakable Act Jessica
2015 3rd Street Blackout Elora
2015 Stinking Heaven Sunita
2016 Little Sister Performance Art Dancer
2016 Don't Think Twice Amy
2018 Madeline's Madeline Assistant Max

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2015–2017 Mr. Robot Trenton 16 episodes
2016–2017 The Good Place Chad 3 episodes
2017–present GLOW Arthie Premkumar 19 episodes
2017 Search Party Pia
2017 No Activity Fatima Khorasani
2018 Drop the Mic Herself

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