Native Angeleno Dileep Rao
grew up all over the world and lived everywhere from Claremont, California, and Denver, Colorado, to Canada and Saudi Arabia, where he spent a few early years of his life. Rao went to the University of California, San Diego to become a doctor but, after graduation, went to drama school at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco.
Rao spent many years working in regional theater, including the South Coast Repertory and the Berkeley Repertory Theatre, and touring for the Manhattan Theatre Club. Productions include the American premiere of Tom Stoppard's Indian Ink, Joe Hortua's Making It, Harold Pinter's The Lover and the world premieres of Charles Mee's Perfect Wedding and Fêtes de la Nuit. He will also be seen in James Cameron's Avatar. Rao lives in Los Angeles.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2009.
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