) is an English actress
, raised in Thailand
by a Burmese Indian
mother and an English
father.. Her name means "beautiful one" in Persian
.She is a graduate of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts
in Los Angeles
, and best known for playing Yves Adele Harlow
in the X-Files
spin-off, The Lone Gunmen
In 2006 she played a Bengali character called Moushumi Mazumdar in Mira Nair's acclaimed movie The Namesake.
Robinson had a supporting role in the HBO series Rome, and played Eva Marquez, a NYPD detective, in the television drama on Fox, New Amsterdam.
She will be joining the cast of the 5th season of the ABC Show Lost in 2009.