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Host Shannon Skinner sat down with Canadian actress and emerging playwright, Sarena Parmar. Sarena has performed in film, television and on the stage. Her credits include: Radio Rebel; Degrassi: The Next Generation; The Border; and The Voices; Hamlet and Romeo & Juliet. Sarena discusses her rapid rise in her acting career, how her South Asian background has influenced her work, her interest in human rights and advocacy, and also her involvement with Plan Canada's "I Am A Girl." [interview date: July 10, 2012] For more information about Sarena Parmar, and other interviews, check out: Follow Shannon's blog:

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