Originally from Westchester, New York, Nikita Tewani is a New York based actress. She holds a BFA in Drama from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts.
She was most recently seen reprising the role she originated, Aziza, in the play adaptation of Khaled Hosseini's A Thousand Splendid Suns at the Seattle Repertory Theater.
Nikita's previous TV Credits include The Affair (Showtime) and Falling Water (USA). She has also been featured in Off-Broadway Theatre, International Theatre, National Commercials, Global Print Ads and, most recently, the feature film Forbidden Steps as the lead role. Nikita is a proud member of SAG-AFTRA and Actors Equity Association.
When she is not acting, you can find Nikita binging mystery novels, mooching off of people’s dogs, and eating pizza.