Annet Mahendru is an Indian-American actress. She started her Hollywood career in 2006, guest-starring on Love Monkey and Conviction. In the 2010s, she first had one-time roles on the TV shows Big Time Rush, 2 Broke Girls, and Mike & Molly. Her first notable role on television was as Nina Sergeevna Krilova on the FX series The Americans, which she starred in from 2013 to 2016. Simultaneously, she appeared as Agent Rosen in 2 episodes of The Blacklist. She went on to have guest parts on White Collar and Grey’s Anatomy, after which she played Eliza in 4 episodes of The Following. In 2016, she also played Nafisa Al-Qadi on Tyrant. As a film actress, she has credits in Bridge and Tunnel, Escape from Tomorrow, and Penguins of Madagascar.