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Karan Brar (born January 18, 1999) is an American actor of Indian decent, best known for his co-starring role as "Ravi Ross" on the Disney Channel comedy series, JESSIE.

He is set to guest star in the episode Alien Gladiators.

Early life

Karan Brar was born on January 18, 1999 in Redmond, Washington and is of Indian decent. He was raised in the Bothell-Seattle area and has one sister, named Sabreena. Brar attended Cedar Wood Elementary School and studied acting at John Robert Powers Patti Kalles workshops.


Brar began his acting career at the age of 11, co-starring as Indian middle schooler Chirag Gupta in the comedy feature film, Diary of a Wimpy Kid. Born and raised in the United States, Brar naturally speaks with an American accent and worked with a dialect coach to perfect his Indian accent for the role. In April 2010, he appeared in the "Seeds of Compassion" advertorial campaign announcing
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Karan and Kelli

theDalai Lama's visit to Seattle, as well as appearing in educational commercials for Shell Gasoline and Committee for Children.

In March 2011, Brar reprised his role as Chirag Gupta in the feature film sequel Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules. In October 2011, it was confirmed that he would also be reprising his role as Chirag for the third installment in the Wimpy Kid franchise, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days, scheduled to be released on August 3, 2012.

In September 2011, Brar landed the role of 10-year-old Indian adoptee, "Ravi Ross" on the Disney Channel comedy series, Jessie. During pre-production of the show, the role of "Ravi" was originally intended to be a Hispanic boy named "Javier" adopted from South America, but casting directors were impressed with Brar during the audition process and ultimately decided to recreate the role specifically for him.

Personal life

Brar lives in the Los Angeles area with his parents and sister. He is fluent in both English and Punjabi. When he isn't busy working, Brar enjoys figure skating, roller skating, swimming, hip-hop dancing and playing video games. 


Year Film Role Notes
2010 Diary of a Wimpy Kid Chirag Gupta Supporting role
2011 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules Chirag Gupta Supporting role
2012 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days Chirag Gupta Supporting role
2012 Chilly Christmas Caps
Year Show Role Notes
2011–present Jessie Ravi Ross Main cast
2012 Pair of Kings Tito Guest Star
2013-present Pass the Plate Himself Co-host of Season 2
2013-present Sofia the First Prince Zandar Minor character in episodes
TBA Lab Rats TBA Guest star

External links

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20px Twitter page
20px YouTube channel
20px Facebook page
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