English film and television actress Parminder Nagra is best known for playing Jess in Bend It Like Beckham and Dr. Neela Rasgotra in the medical drama ER. She also had a role as Meera Malik in The Blacklist. All her work has earnd her an estimated net worth of $3 million.
Parminder Nagra was born on 5 October 1975 in Leicester, United Kingdom to parents who emigrated from the Punjab, India, in the 1960s. She is the eldest of four children. In 1994, she was a chorus member in the musical Nimai but later she was switched from the chorus to replace the lead actress. She started her career in theatre. Her film career came with comedy-drama Bend It Like Beckham (2002).