Dichen Lachman (born 1982) is an Australian actress. Lachman was born in Kathmandu, and lived in Nepal until she was eight years old, before her family moved to Adelaide, Australia. Her mother was born in India of Tibetan descent, and her father is an Australian.
- 2005-2007 Neighbours as Katya Kinski
- 2009-2010 Dollhouse as Sierra / Priya Tsetsang
- 2010 NCIS: Los Angeles as Allison Pritchett/Allysia Takada
- 2010 Hawaii Five-0 as Amy Hanamoa
- 2011 Torchwood: Miracle Day as Lyn Peterfield
- 2012 Being Human (US) as Suren
- 2012 The Glades as Chef Lana Kim
- 2012 Last Resort as Tani Tumrenjack
- 2012 Husbands as Pillow Girl #1
- 2013 CSI Crime Scene Investigation as Jessica Lowell
- 2014 The 100 as Anya
- 2014-present Shameless (US) as Angela
- 2014-2015 Agents Of Shield as Jiaying
- Fake Mixed Race: A rare inversion. She sometimes plays full-blooded Asian characters despite being biracial.
- Fake Nationality: Has played several different people of varying Asian descent, an Aztec princess, and an American CIA agent in Torchwood.
- It's Pronounced Tro-PAY: The "ch" in Dichen is a norman English "ch," but the "ch" in "Lachman" is more like a "k."
- Lingerie Scene: Here.
- Ms. Fanservice: A role she often slips into.
- Plays Great Ethnics: Due to her borderline Ambiguously Brown features, she is popularly cast as any number of non-white characters.
- One of Us: Is a fan of Star Wars and has hinted she will appear in the rumored TV series.
- Statuesque Stunner: 5'8" and always portrayed as attractive.