|Date of birth||2 November 1961|
Shishir Kurup is the American film and television actor who plays Nirand.
Shishir has appeared in a variety of television shows, more recently with recurring appearances in the television show Surface. He also had a small role on Lost, coincidentally as a main character's best friend who works at a university. Shishir is also a founding member of the nationally-known Cornerstone Theater Company, a group that promotes and develops new theaters in communities without them. Shishir is also a playwright and theatrical director.
- Cornerstone Theatre Official Web Page
- Interview with Community Arts Network
- Shishir Kurup -- Great Leap