|Topics: Arts & Entertainment|
|Interview Date: July-14-2012|
|Extraordinary Insights: "Be detailed. If you have a goal, be specific with the steps you need to achieve that goal. When I’ve had big goals that seemed far to reach, the more I broke it down on how to get there, the easier it has been to achieve those goals."|
Sarena Parmar is a Canadian actress and emerging playwright. 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."