Aug 08 2012

Bitty of the Week: Janina Gavankar

This weeks Bitty of the Week is: Janina Zione Gavankar. Born November 29, 1980, Gavankar is an American actress and musician, well trained as a pianist, vocalist, and orchestral percussionist as well majored in Theatre at the University of Illinois in Chicago. Gavankar had the pleasure of being part of all female singing group named Endera, which was formerly signed to Cash Money Records. Gavankar is best known for her role as the highly promiscuous lesbian Papi, on the show The L Word, as well as other roles in series such as The Gates, Greys Anatomy, Stargate Atlantis, and The League. Her most recent and current role is a shape-shifter named Luna Garza on HBO’s True Blood. Born in Joliet, Illinois, to Pete and Mohra Gavankar; an Indian Engineer who travelled to America to complete a Masters degree with her mother, a half-Indian and half-Dutch, from Pune, India. No doubt a talented and natural beauty, we thank you Janina Gavankar for being this weeks Bitty of the Week.

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