Navi Rawat (born November 18, 1978) is an American actress and model. Rawat was born in New York City. She with her family permanently moved to Los Angeles at the age of ten years. In 1998, she graduated from Beverly Hills High School Beverly Hills. At Los Angeles, she attended the University of California at Berkeley briefly before starting as a model girl.
What race does Navi Rawat belong to?
Rawat was born in Malibu, California, to an Indian dad called Rajaji Rawat and a German mom called Claudia, née Littmann, who was the child of the Presidency of Justice of Frankfurt, Gerhard Littmann. Her upbringing was in Miami, Florida.
Early life and education
In high school, Rawat’s first job was selling chocolate bars at the age of fourteen to afford a school ski trip with friends. At sixteen, she started modeling professionally after spending months working on her portfolio before gaining enough momentum to be signed by Ford Models in New York. Her first significant movement was for Calvin Klein with Mark Wahlberg. This opened many fashion opportunities and led to Rawat traveling the globe for the next four years before returning home to finish her
Professional Career of Navi Rawat
She spent her senior year of high school trying out colleges but chose not to attend after landing a starring role in the feature film “Riding in Cars with Boys” (2001) opposite Drew Barrymore and Steve Zahn. Rawat has modeled advertisements for clothing companies such as Tommy Hilfiger, Ralph Lauren, Gap Kids, and Victoria’s secretes haves appeared twice on the cover of YM magazine and models for Express, American Eagle Outfitters, Arden B., Nine West, and Nordstrom.
As an actor in movies
Rawat made her acting debut in the 2001 feature film “Riding in Cars with Boys.” She rose to fame playing the character of Tara on the WB television series “Charmed” from 2002 to 2003. Other notable roles include the telefilm “After Sex,” co-starring alongside Emmy Award winner Sandra Bullock, on-air at The Sundance Film Festival in 2007, and ABC’s short-lived TV series Cashmere Mafia, where she starred opposite Lucy Liu for two seasons. Other guest appearances include Ugly Betty, Grey’s Anatomy, Castle, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, How I Met Your Mother, and CSI Crime Scene Investigation. She has also taken part in music videos for artists such as Natasha Bedingfield and Newfound Glory.
Navi Rawat work as TV actress
In 2011, Rawat was cast in the role of Yvonne Tate on NBC’s re-imagined television series “Charlie’s Angels,” which premiered in September 2011. In 2012 she starred in the film on television The Dog Who Saved Christmas Vacation, alongside Dean Cain and Pauley Perrette.
In 2016, Rawat was a contestant on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars and her professional dance partner Mark Ballas. They finished in 9th place despite having some high scores.
Rawat became engaged to American stuntman Hubbel Palmer in May 2011. On May 26, 2013, they were married in a private ceremony at the Flying Caballos Ranch in Santa Susana, California. She takes part in an episode of How I Met Your Mother as Nora, Ted’s girlfriend, after her breakup with Robin. She also acts in the music video for indie band Newfound Glory’s song “The Story So Far.” She is currently playing Yvonne Tate on Charlie’s Angels 2016.
Navi Rawat is married to Hubbel Palmer, and they have two sons together, Maximilian River (born March 3, 2017) and Landon Asher (born March 9, 2019). Navi and Hubbel reside in Los Angeles.
The health of Navi Rawat
In 2009, Rawat was diagnosed with familial Mediterranean fever (FMF), which causes high fevers and extreme fatigue. She has since become an advocate for FMF Awareness by speaking at medical conferences worldwide on how yoga has helped her manage pain while living with the condition.
Books Written by Navi Rawat
Her first book about FMF, “The Wholeness Navi Method,” is slated for release in 2019. Navi has teamed up with fitness coach Mandy Ingber to launch their online fitness program Navi & Mandy’s Zen Den Club in May 2018. The web series features both women sharing easy-to-follow exercise routines and tips from their nutritionists and wellness experts.
Nave Rawat as Brand ambassador
In April 2018, Rawat was announced as a brand ambassador for the luxury diamond jeweler brand Eterno Amore, who provided the jeweler with natural human hair set in 14K gold. The company’s name derives from the Latin phrase “Et Erunt Novi,” which means “there will be new ones.” She has been a yogi since 1999 and a vegan since 2005.
Background and immediate family of Navi Rawat
Rawat is the daughter of Raj Rawat, a self-help guru known as “Maharaja.” Her mother’s family comes from India. She also has two brothers named Rakesh and Varun. Her father was involved in a controversy when it was revealed that he had been saying that he was God. In 2001, during a visit to India, she found her father living as a yogi on the banks of the Ganges River. He died on February 4, 2018, at age 73, from an apparent heart attack.
Navi as a philanthropist by nature
Navi is a philanthropist by nature. Navi has been working with Doctors Without Borders since high school to help raise awareness for their cause. She also helped create Somaly Mam Foundation’s “Commit Not Conquer” campaign in 2011, where she made public service announcements to break the silence surrounding human trafficking. Since 2015 she has worked closely alongside the Live to Tell charity organization which aims to prevent abduction, sexual exploitation, and child abuse through teaching teens self-defense tactics.
On May 1, 2017, Navi joined the board of directors at She Should Run, which provides resources and training for women who want to run for office. The following year she was named as a member of the Summer L. Williams Circle at Planned Parenthood.
Skincare company of Navi
In 2010 Rawat launched her own organic skincare company called Sula Beauty with business partner Rosie O’Gorman. The company is based out of Malibu, California and its products are all-natural and vegan-free.
Navi on YouTube
Navi also has a fitness channel on YouTube where she posts workout tutorials. She was also included in Team Beachbody’s Slim Summer Challenge 2018 for their P90X3 program.