|Lostpedia has conducted an interview with Shishir Kurup. To read this interview, please see here.|
- Although born in India, Kurup spent most of his formative years in Mombasa, Kenya, before moving to the United States.
- He is a prolific actor, director, writer and composer.
- He has appeared in numerous TV shows including Heroes, NYPD Blue and "Alias". In Heroes he played a similar character to Donovan: that of a sceptical friend of a main character.
- He acted in a 2008 commercial for H&R Block taxes.