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Tiya Sircar: I Laughed All Day Long

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Tiya Sicar has lots of talents. Here's a list of them - Dance: Modern, Jazz, Lyrical, Ballet, East Indian classical & folk dance, Hip-hop, Salsa & Can-can; improvisation, green-screen experience, yoga, Pilates, swimming, knowledge of Bengali & some Spanish; Standard British, East-Indian & Southern/Texan dialects. Tiya is also an actress whose star is on the rise. You've seen her on "House M.D." and now she's co-starring with Vince Vaughn and Oren Wilson in the new comedy film, "The Internship."

Tiya joins Tony Potts (filling in for Steve Edwards) and Maria Sansone on Good Day L.A.

Fun facts about Tiya:

  • The daughter of college professors, Sircar became involved in the performing arts at the age of three. She began with dance (ballet, jazz, modern and East Indian folk and classical dance) and then became equally interested in acting and musical theater.
  • Sircar has appeared in a wide variety of television shows such as House MD, Hannah Montana, Greek, Moonlight, Numb3rs, Privileged, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, and was a recurring character on The Suite Life on Deck.
  • In 2008, she played a Mac Genius as part of Apple's national ad campaign. The following year, she voiced an animated character for the Disney show Phineas & Ferb.
  • Her big break came when she appeared in New Line Cinema's 17 Again as ‘Samantha' –a high school senior with a crush on the lead character played by Zac Efron.

(Source: Wikipedia)

"The Internship" opens in theaters today. Follow Tiya on Twitter: @tiyasircar

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