|Height:||173 cm||Skin Tone:||Asian|
|Hair Colour:||Black||Eye Colour:||Black|
University of Singapore - B.A. English and Drama.
|Accents||Good ear for accents.|
|Languages||English, Malay, Tamil, some Chinese Dialects, Basic Urdu.|
|Additional||Writing / Devising / Directing Skills -drama and comedy: TIE Experience: Lecturing experience. Currently rehearsing East is East which opens at The Trafalgar Studios in October.|
Recently Rani has been touring with her show 'Whose Sari Now?'.
Other credits include but are not limited to: Looking for Kool (The Southbank Centre, Dir: Ed Higginson) Rafta Rafta (The Bolton Octagon & New Vic, directed by Iqbal Khan), Shades of Brown (Arts Depot London & National Tour. Dir: Linda Marlowe)- Solo Show; Too Close to Home (Lyric Hammersmith, Warwick Arts Centre & National Tour. Dir: Iqbal Khan) - Kalida; Curry Tales, World Premiere (UK No.1 Tour incl. Lyric Hammersmith, Library Theatre Manchester & Traverse 4 Edinburgh Festival. Dir: Linda Marlowe)- Various Characters; Romeo & Juliet (The Old Rep Theatre, The Birmingham Stage Company. Dir: John Sheehan) - Lady Capulet.
Rani performed the role of Dr Chana (Episode 4) in Jimmy McGovern's third series of 'Moving On' directed by Ian Barber. Previously to which, Rani played the role of Auntie Sudha in the new feature film 'Rafta Rafta' directed by Nigel Cole (Released summer 2011). Rani is shortly to begin filming the role of Auntie Sita for new feature film 28K.
Other credits include but are not limited to: Whose Sari Now (BBC Radio 4, Woman's Hour Drama. Dir: Justine Potter)- Mrs Patel; Lysistrata (BBC World Service. Dir: Kristine Landon-Smith)- Lysistrata; Motown Curry (BBC Television. Dir: Ian Cottage)- Fatima Khan; Coronation Street (Granada Television. Dir: David Lester)- Dr Kin; Dead Meat (Feature Film, Ideal World for Film4. Dir: Farron Blackburn)- Sofia; A&E (Granada Television. Dir: Ian Knox)- Samana Kumar; Children's Ward (Granada Television. Dir: Colin Nobbs)- Lena; Cold Feet (Granada Television. Dir: Nigel Cole)- Dr Habibi.