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Nisha Nayar

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7, 1972
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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7, 1972 (age 47)
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania


Television actress known for starring as Elaine in the BAFTA-nominated children's series The Story of Tracy Beaker. She is also well-recognized for her appearances in legendary series Doctor Who in 2005 and for the audio adventure "Harvest of the Sycorax."

Before Fame

She trained at the Anna Scher Theatre school and earned her first major stage role in 1991 in Our Own Kind at the Bush Theatre.


In 2000, she wrote, directed, and produced her first short film titled "New Found Thing."

Family Life

She was born in Oyster Bay, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania but moved to Toronto Canada, at the age of six. She would later grow up in St. Albans, Hertfordshire.

Associated With

She was cast alongside Eleanor Tomlinson in the 2015 Thriller Alleycats.