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Navlata "Navi" Rawat (born June 5, 1977; age 47) played Melanie in Season 1 of 24.

Biography and career[]

Navi Rawat was born in Malibu, California, to an Indian father and a German mother. She was raised in Miami, Florida, where she attended Miami Country Day School. Rawat later graduated from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts.

Rawat's first acting role on TV was a small role on Popular alongside Carly Pope. She later had a larger role on an episode of Roswell before appearing on 24. After this, she starred on Fastlane, Angel, and Without a Trace.

In 2003, Navi landed a recurring role as Theresa on the TV drama The O.C. with Logan Marshall-Green, Eric Balfour, Henry M. Kingi, Jr. and Alan Dale. She was also part of the main cast on the TV series Numb3rs, alongside Peter MacNicol, Zach Grenier, and Lou Diamond Phillips. She also appeared in the Project Greenlight film Feast and the indie romantic comedy, Loveless in Los Angeles.

In 2003, she appeared in House of Sand and Fog with Shohreh Aghdashloo and Jonathan Ahdout. Other films in which she has appeared are The Princess & The Marine (with Marisol Nichols and Anthony Azizi) and Tom Cool (with Louis Lombardi and Tony Todd).

Role on 24[]

Rawat played the role of Melanie during Day 1. Melanie was the girlfriend of Rick Allen. Rawat appeared in a total of six episodes and was credited as a guest star.

24 credits[]

Selected filmography[]

  • The Playback Singer (2013)
  • Music High (2012)
  • Ocean of Pearls (2008)
  • Feast (2005)
  • House of Sand and Fog (2003)
  • Jack the Dog (2001)

Television appearances

  • Magnum P.I. (2018)
  • Justified (2013)
  • Burn Notice (2010)
  • Numb3rs (2005-2010)
  • The O.C. (2003-2006)
  • Angel (2004)
  • Roswell (2001)

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