Biography

Rekha Shanti Sharma is a Canadian actress best known for her portrayal of Tory Foster on Battlestar Galactica.

Her ancestors are from the state of Uttar Pradesh in India, which they left during the British period. Her family resettled in the Fiji Islands and her parents moved to Canada. She has an older brother, Sunil, who is nine years her senior. Their father is a Hindu priest.

Sharma started to pursue acting as a career in her 20s. She has stage experience but also appeared in television series like Da Vinci's City Hall, House M.D., The Lone Gunmen, Smallville, Supernatural, John Doe, Dark Angel, The Twilight Zone, Sanctuary, Hellcats, The Listener, and the 2009 re-imagined television series of V.

She also appeared in the movies The Core, Tasmanian Devils, and Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem. For fun, she paints and plays the sarangi, a stringed musical instrument.

Rekha Shanti Sharma is a Canadian actress best known for her portrayal of Tory Foster on Battlestar Galactica.

Her ancestors are from the state of Uttar Pradesh in India, which they left during the British period. Her family resettled in the Fiji Islands and her parents moved to Canada. She has an older brother, Sunil, who is nine years her senior. Their father is a Hindu priest.

Sharma started to pursue acting as a career in her 20s. She has stage experience but also appeared in television series like Da Vinci's City Hall, House M.D., The Lone Gunmen, Smallville, Supernatural, John Doe, Dark Angel, The Twilight Zone, Sanctuary, Hellcats, The Listener, and the 2009 re-imagined television series of V.

She also appeared in the movies The Core, Tasmanian Devils, and Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem. For fun, she paints and plays the sarangi, a stringed musical instrument.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 27

Birthday -

Place of Birth Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Rekha Shanti Sharma
  • Rehka Sharma

Acting TV ShowsMovies

When the Train Stops as Chief Deputy Karen Blake
2017 Star Trek: Discovery (2 episodes) as Commander Landry
2016 Her Dark Past as Dr. Mathur
2015 No Men Beyond This Point as Ajala Bhatt
2014 The 100 (9 episodes) as Dr. Tsing
2014 Til Death Do Us Part as Det. Ruthers
2013 Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (1 episode) as Willima
2013 Star Trek Continues (1 episode) as Avi Samara
2012 Arrow (1 episode) as Claire Abott
2010 Nikita (1 episode) as Nisha Patel
2010 The Cult (1 episode) as Nisha
2009 V (1 episode)
2009 Battlestar Galactica: The Plan as Tory Foster
2008 Sanctuary (1 episode) as Amy Saunders
2008 Gym Teacher: The Movie as Reporter #1
2007 Aliens vs Predator: Requiem as Nurse Helen
2006 Memory as Becka
2005 Supernatural (1 episode) as Kaali
2005 Edison as Prosecutor
2005 Parineeta as Moulin Rouge Singer
2004 House (1 episode) as Melanie Landon
2004 Battlestar Galactica (20 episodes) as Tory Foster (12 episodes)
2003 The Core as Danni
2002 John Doe (22 episodes) as Stella
2001 Smallville (7 episodes) as Dr. Harden
2001 The Lone Gunmen (1 episode)
2000 Dark Angel (4 episodes) as Dr. Beverly Shankar (1 episode) as Beverly Hing (Coroner)

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