Birth Name: Janina Zione Gavankar
Place of Birth: Joliet, Illinois, U.S.
Date of Birth: November 29, 1980
Janina Gavankar is an American actress and musician.
Her parents, Shan-de-Mohra and Peter Gavankar, are from India. Her father is from Pune, Maharashtra, with Marathi ancestry. Her mother is of Indian and Dutch descent.