Rekha Sharma

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

Sharma was born in Vancouver, Canada, to parents of North Indian descent. Both her father, a Hindu priest, and her mother were from the state of Uttar Pradesh in India before they relocated during the British period. The family resettled in the Fiji Islands before moving to Canada. She has a brother, Sunil, nine years older.

Sharma started pursuing acting as a career in her 20s. She has stage experience but also appeared in television series such as 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. Her hobbies include painting as well as playing the sarangi, a stringed musical instrument

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The 100 (2014)
Guest starring as Doctor Tsing (9 episodes)
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (2013)
Guest starring as Ulima
The Fosters (2013)
Guest starring as Lillian Dunbar (3 episodes)
Arrow (2012)
Guest starring as Claire Abbott
  • Episode 1x15: Dodger (Feb 20, 2013)
Nikita (2010)
Guest starring as Nisha Patel
Hellcats (2010)
Guest starring as Heidi Kreisberg
V (2009)
Guest starring as Agent Sarita Malik (9 episodes)
Sanctuary (2008)
Guest starring as Amy Saunders
Supernatural (2005)
Guest starring as Kali
Battlestar Galactica (2005)
Guest starring as Tory Foster (31 episodes)
House (2004)
Guest starring as Melanie Landon
  • Episode 1x01: Pilot (Nov 16, 2004) [Co-Star]
John Doe (2002)
Starring as Stella
Cold Squad (1998)
Guest starring as Receptionist