Panjabi was born in Edgware, Middlesex, to Govind and Padma Panjabi, both Sindhi Hindu emigrants from India. She graduated from Brunel University with a degree in management studies in 1996.
|2009 - 2015||Kalinda Sharma||The Good Wife||Main role, 134 episodes|
|2013 - 2014||Reed Smith||The Fall||9 episodes.|
|2015||Serena Johnson||San Andreas||Movie.|
|2016 - 2017||Nas Kamal||Blindspot||Regular Role, Season Two.|
|2017||Arti Cander||Bull||1 Episode.|
Appearances on Blindspot
- In Night So Ransomed Rogue
- Heave Fiery Knot
- Hero Fears Imminent Rot
- If Beth
- Condone Untidiest Thefts
- Her Spy's Harmed
- Resolves Eleven Myths
- We Fight Deaths on Thick Lone Waters
- Why Let Cooler Pasture Deform
- Nor I Nigel, AKA Leg In Iron
- Droll Autumn, Unmutual Lord
- Devil Never Even Lived
- Name Not One Man
- Borrow Or Rob
- Draw O Caesar, Erase a Coward
- Evil Did I Dwell Lewd I Did Live
- Senile Lines
- Lepers Repel
- Panjabi is classically trained in ballet.
- Her height is 5' 3" (1.6 m).
- She is married to Rajesh Nihalani, since 1998.