Welcome to the home page of Actor, Rao Rampilla - Rao is a former diplomat, an attorney and a political activist turned into a full-time actor after the events of 9/11/2011. Recently, he is cast in a supporting role opposite Adam Sandler in Columbia Pictures THAT'S MY BOY. Subsequently, he was invited to Festival de Cannes and to the Sundance in recognition of his work. He is well known for his memorable roles in independent films and his unique characters in T.V. series such as 30 Rock, Friday Night Lights, Sex & the City, The Bridget Show, just to name a few. He has a global following of his TV Show Bollywood to Hollywood on Time Warner Cable. He has 25 national T.V. commercials under his belt starting with 2002 VISA Superbowl Commercial with Kevin Bacon that gave him his acting career right after the events of 9/11.
He has studied with Alan Arkin of the Second City and Austin Pendleton of the Steppenwolf theatre besides the Juilliard, Lee Strasberg, Meisner and Adler. Following video clips in the reels below speak loudly of his work (www.imdb.me/raorampilla):