On the episode “Cover” of the new series Quantico, protagonist Alex Parrish (Priyanka Chopra) is being framed for a terrorist attack. She thinks learning more about her father and his past as an FBI agent might help. While she’s digging up his past, her colleague Liam O’Connor (Josh Hopkins) is prodding Alex’s mother Sita Parrish to hold a press conference. If Sita does it, will Alex turn herself in?
Sita is portrayed by Anna Khaja. She’s appeared on several TV shows including Numb3rs, Weeds, House M.D., The Closer, and The Mentalist, among others. But Khaja is best known for her roles on True Blood (Zaafira) and Silicon Valley (Rachel). She’s also had roles in the films Yes with Jim Carrey and King of California with Michael Douglas. Quantico airs Sundays at 10pm on ABC.