Four rising Indian-origin stars in American television talk about breaking stereotypes, finding neutral scripts and championing the Indian spirit. [read more]
"Riveting and adding much of the punch that this thrilling drama is known for, Chandra’s character has also brought awareness to a very pertinent cause that is just starting to get the attention it deserves- sexual assault. An enormous part of her character’s trajectory has followed her through the struggle of surviving an attack and trying to overcome PTSD while helping other patients in similar positions. The work is downright harrowing, and the gifted actress more than delivers....[read more]"
"Melanie Chandra has been a stand out these last few weeks, but this week, she was soul-crushing (in the best way). Demanding she be removed from Center Stage, not wanting to be near the man who attacked her, will go down as one of the more memorable television scenes I’ve seen to date"... "Chandra, continues to hit it out of the park with gut-wrenching portrayals of pain, anguish and utter fear in the face of life’s most terrifying challenges." [read more]