Karan Brar (Born January 18, 1999) is an American teen actor who is best known for his role as Ravi Ross in Jessie, Chirag Gupta in Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules, and Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days.
Karan Brar
Karan Brar
Full Name

Karan Brar




January 18, 1999

Eye Color


Hair Color

Dark Brown



Years active



Ravi Ross

Early life and Career Edit

Karan was born in Redmond, Washington to Jas and Harry Brar but was raised in Bothell, Washington. He studied acting at Patti Kalles workshops. His first big acting role was Chirag Gupta. He naturally speaks with an American accent since he was raised in the United States and had to work with a dialect coach to perfect his Indian accent for the role. He appeared in the Seeds of Compassion advertorial campaign that announced the Dalai Lama's visit to Seattle, also appearing in commercials for Shell Gasoline and Committee for Children.

Filmography Edit

Year Film Role Notes
2010 Diary of a Wimpy Kid Chirag Gupta Supporting role
2011 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules Chirag Gupta Supporting role
2012 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days Chirag Gupta Supporting role
2012 Chilly Christmas Caps
Year Show Role Notes
2011–2015 Jessie Ravi Ross Main cast
2012 Pair of Kings Tito Guest Star
2012 Austin & Ally Ravi Ross Guest Star
2013-present Pass the Plate Himself Co-host of Season 2
2013-present Sofia the First Prince Zandar Minor character in episodes
2013 Good Luck Charlie Ravi Ross Guest Star
2014 Lab Rats Kal Zar Guest Star
2015-present Bunk'd Ravi Ross Main cast