Nas Mehdi is an actor, most recently known for Focus (2015), Drop Dead Diva (2009) and Nashville (2012). Nas is the second of four children, born and raised in Dallas, Texas to parents who made the journey from India in the early 70's. Nas, encouraged by both his mother and a great teacher discovered a passion for acting in junior high, being very active in Speech and Theatre, and continuing on at the University of North Texas.