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Devika Parikh (born November 3, 1966; age 57) played Maureen Kingsley during Season 1 of 24. Her name was incorrectly spelled as "Davika" in the closing credits of "Day 1: 4:00am-5:00am."

Biography and career[]

Devika Parikh was born in Gaithersburg, Maryland. She graduated from Syracuse University with a degree in broadcast journalism. Devika has worked in television, commercials, film, voice work and theater.

Some of the television series in which she has appeared are Martin (with Jon Gries), The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Resurrection Blvd. (with Marisol Nichols), and Criminal Minds (with Navid Negahban). She also had a recurring role as Bonnie on The West Wing where she worked with Billy Mayo, William Devane, and Zeljko Ivanek, among others.

She has also appeared in the films Nothing But the Truth (with Harry Lennix), Dancing in September (with Michael Cavanaugh and Vicellous Reon Shannon), and S.W.A.T. (with Andi Chapman). She also provided her voice for The Jungle Book 2, Madagascar, and Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs.

She has also performed sketch comedy/improv with various groups at the Comedy Store, the Upfront Comedy Theater and the Underground Improv.

24 credits[]

Selected filmography[]

  • Aquaman (2018)
  • The Star (2017)
  • The Reluctant Polyglot (2016)
  • Teechers (2014)
  • King of the Underground (2011)
  • Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)
  • Madagascar (2005)
  • S.W.A.T. (2003)

Television appearances

  • The Kings of Napa (2022)
  • General Hospital (2020)
  • Grey's Anatomy (2019)
  • Shameless (2017)
  • Bizaardvark (2016)
  • The Boondocks (2014)
  • Prime Suspect (2012)
  • Three Rivers (2009-2010)
  • Criminal Minds (2006)
  • That's So Raven (2005)
  • The West Wing (1999-2003)
  • Frasier (2001)
  • The Jamie Foxx Show (2000)
  • The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1993)

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