Parminder Kaur Nagra (born 5 October 1975, height 5' 3" (1,60 m)) is an English actress of Indian descent. She came to international prominence in 2002 after starring in Bend It Like Beckham
. She starred as Dr. Neela Rasgotra in the Emmy Award-winning American medical drama series ER for six years until the series ended on 2 April 2009. She is married to photographer James Stenson, with whom she has a son, Kai David Singh Stenson, who was born on 19 May 2009.