Roger Narayan is a Hollywood Actor who also works in the Indian Film Industry (Hindi, Tamil).
Roger Narayan's Film at the Cannes Film Festival 2013
Roger Produced and was the Lead Actor in a Film that has been selected at the Cannes Film Festival 2013.
Roger has been seen in Recurring Guest Star roles in the current Season Premiere of Weeds (SHOWTIME) and in Castle (ABC) opposite Stana Katic. He has worked with the likes of Betty White (7 time Emmy Winner, 4 time Golden Globe nominee) in The Bold and the Beautiful (CBS) and Neil Patrick Harris in How I Met your Mother (CBS). He was also seen in Recurring roles on the new Nickelodeon show Victorious and The Young & the Restless (CBS). Roger's Jerry Bruckheimer Pilot Miami Trauma for CBS was picked up and aired as Miami Medical. Roger's Feature Film credits include Mission Impossible 4, Eat Pray Love, Happy Feet 2, Flawless, Quest of Alchemy, Caught on Tape (with rapper Sticky Fingaz), A-List, Guardian's Gateway and Touchwood.
Roger's extensive Credits include House MD (FOX), Better off Ted (ABC), Outsourced (NBC), the Jay Leno Show (NBC), American Bodyshop (Comedy Central), iCarly (Nickelodeon), MadTV (Comedy Central), Mystery ER (Discovery), CSI:NY (CBS) and Law & Order: Criminal Intent (NBC) and he has worked on several Pilots with Emmy Winning Producers of Amazing Race and Comedy Central. Roger's Web Series Credits include Kevin Sullitt (with Phil LaMarr and Jordan Black) and Keeping up with the Guptas (Pilot).
Roger has been seen in several International and National Commercial Campaigns for McDonalds, Microsoft, Blue Cross, Amway, Las Vegas, Cisco, Comcast, Discovery Travel and Jack in the Box. He also performed for Video Games like Age of Empires and 24. He has performed regularly for KSCO Radio and performed Improv all over Los Angeles with the group Consenting Adults. Roger won the title "Mr.India California" and was also invited to India and was a regional finalist in the Bollywood Starsearch Grasim "Mr.India". Roger is also the face of Microsoft's Cloud Technology campaign in India.
Roger received his classical acting training from the American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T), the American Film Institute (AFI) SAG Conservatory, The Groundlings, Footsbarn Theater Company (France), San Jose Repertory Theater and Ranga Shankara (India). In addition to his classical acting training, Roger holds two advanced engineering degrees from the University of Maryland at College Park and BITS Pilani.
Roger is an avid Aircraft Pilot and enjoys flying Single Engine aircraft, his favorites being the Cessna and Piper Warrior. He is fluent (as in read, write and speak) in 4 foreign languages (Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Sanskrit) and 3 dialects (East Indian, Middle Eastern, British)