|Also known as||Nariman Eruch Avari|
|Date of birth||13 April 1952|
Erick Avari is a British-Indian film and television actor who plays the role of Chandra Suresh.
Erick Avari has built an impressive resume of credits, having portrayed characters in a wide range of (more than 24) nationalities. He has starred in the films The Mummy, Mr. Deeds, Tim Burton's Planet of the Apes, Daredevil and Stargate. He reprised his role as Kasuf from the latter film in several episodes on Stargate SG-1.
His other TV credits include episodes of Law & Order, Alias, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek: Enterprise, Babylon 5, and The X-Files.
Erick has previously appeared with a number of his Heroes co-stars, including Matthew John Armstrong (in Dragnet), Eugene Byrd (in True Blue), Sally Champlin (in Dragnet and Murphy Brown), Carl Ciarfalio (in The Undercover Kid and The Hit List), Ashley Crow and Jeanette Brox (in Dragnet), Ian Gomez (in Felicity), Greg Grunberg (in Alias and Felicity), Stacy Haiduk (in SeaQuest DSV), Bobby Hosea (in Independence Day), Dominic Keating (in Star Trek: Enterprise), Mark Christopher Lawrence and Lisa Lackey (in Planet of the Apes), Adrian Pasdar (in Judging Amy), Missi Pyle (in Home Alone 4), Robert Rigamonti (in Family Law), Eric Roberts (in Final Analysis), Richard Roundtree (in Alias), Tadao Tomomatsu (in Independence Day), Karri Turner (in JAG), Nora Zehetner (in Everwood), Michael Milhoan (in Dream Lover), Lina Esco and Corey Kotler (in Where the Road Meets the Sun), and Jayma Mays (in Paul Blart: Mall Cop).
- Originally, another actor was slated for the role of Chandra Suresh, as evidenced by differing versions of Activating Evolution.