Nimrat Kaur is an Indian actress. She started her career by appearing in music videos in 2004. The following year, she had her first movie appearance with a small role in Yahaan. Her first credited role was in the film One Night with the King. She became more active in the 2010s, gaining recognition for her performances in Peddlers and The Lunchbox. For her work in the latter, she was nominated for an International Indian Film Academy Award for Best Actress. In 2014, she made her television debut on the American series Homeland, playing the role of Tasneem Qureshi. She next appeared as Rebecca Yedlin on the Fox series Wayward Pines. She next starred as the lead on the Indian web series The Test Case.