Raoul Bhaneja (born June 6, 1974) is a British-born Indo/Irish Canadian actor who portrays Dr. Permucci in the first season of V Wars.


A British-born Indo/Irish Canadian, Raoul has worked extensively on screen and on stage since his graduation from the prestigious National Theatre School of Canada in 1996. A classically trained actor his first feature film was Extraordinary Visitor (Toronto International Film Festival 1998) in the role of John The Baptist opposite Mary Walsh and Andy Jones.

He has performed in features ranging from art house dramas such as Ararat (Atom Egoyan) to Hollywood thrillers like The Sentinel (Clark Johnson) to indie darlings such as Touch of Pink (Ian Rashid) and the recent romantic comedy The Right Kind of Wrong (Jeremiah Chechik). Upcoming features include the John Madden directed Miss Sloane opposite Jessica Chastain.

On television he has had series leads and major recurring roles on both American and Canadian projects ranging from the cult hit Train 48 (Global TV) to The Dresden Files (Syfy) and Runaway (CW) and guest stars on Suits (USA), Beauty and The Beast (CBS), Rookie Blues (ABC) and 10 different projects with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

On stage he has extensively toured his one man show Hamlet (solo) and his Dora award nominated musical Life, Death and The Blues. In Toronto he has premiered a number of seminal new works and most recently produced and starred in the Toronto premiere of Pulitzer Prize winner Disgraced by Ayad Akhtar which broke box office records at The Panasonic Theatre. An accomplished musician he has lead his award winning blues band Raoul and The Big Time since 1998 and they continue to be active on tour and in the studio.


V WarsEdit

Season 1


Year Title Type Role
2019 V-Wars TV Series Dr. Permucci
2019 Pure TV Series Wyatt
2018 Bajillionaires TV Series Frank
2018 Crawford TV Series Dallas Fraser
2018 Fahrenheit 451 Bobby Gosh
2018 Frankie Drake Mysteries TV Series Oswald
2018 Private Eyes TV Series Dr. Jed Arthur
2018 The Writers' Block TV Series Andrew Dorian
2017 Case Of The Massey Bodice Ripping Short Marcel
2016 Beauty and the Beast TV Series Agent Murphy
2016 Miss Sloane R. M. Dutton
2016 The Art of More TV Series Navin Sudha
2015 As Good As You Nate
2015 Bitten TV Series Prof. Alex Shayhaus
2015 Portrait of a Serial Monogamist Jonathan
2015 Remedy TV Series Eric Reckell
2015 Rogue TV Series AUSA Dole
2015 Suits TV Series Marvin Terrell
2014 The Best Laid Plans TV Mini-Series Bradley Stanton
2013 Empire of Dirt Doctor Gaffney
2013 Ice Soldiers Bates
2013 Motive TV Series Vijay Rand
2013 Murdoch Mysteries TV Series Dr. Sanjay Prasad
2013 Saving Hope TV Series Hamid Nazir
2013 The Listener TV Series Patrick Donovan
2013 The Right Kind of Wrong Mandeep
2012 Republic of Doyle TV Series Javier
2012 Rookie Blue TV Series Darius Costa
2012 Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town TV Movie Henry Mullins
2011-2012 Nikita TV Series Dr. Hajari
2011 Against the Wall TV Series Zac Sharma
2011 Alphas TV Series Vijaj Singh
2011 Flashpoint TV Series Hank Gerald
2011 InSecurity TV Series Balaclava Man
2011 Labour Laws Short Strip Joint Patron
2011 Little Mosque on the Prairie TV Series Suhail
2011 XIII: The Series TV Series Big Man #1
2010 Cra$h & Burn TV Series Sugith Patori
2010 Perfect Plan TV Movie Ahmad Khushnan
2009-2013 The Ron James Show TV Series Sir Wilfrid Laurier
2009 A Wake Raj
2009 At Home by Myself... with You Waylon
2009 Warehouse 13 TV Series Gordon Letanik
2008 The Border TV Series
2008 The Summit TV Mini-Series Charlie
2007-2008 The Dresden Files TV Series Detective Sid Kirmani / Kirmani
2007 Matters of Life & Dating TV Movie Juan
2007 Moose TV TV Series Nigel
2007 Weirdsville Omar
2006-2008 Runaway TV Series Agent Raj Rao
2006 At the Hotel TV Series Harry Jindal
2006 I Am an Apartment Building TV Mini-Series Henry
2006 Just Visiting Short Hassan
2006 Puppets Who Kill TV Series Mr. Sampson
2006 Secret Files of the Inquisition TV Series documentary Baldo Lupetino / Garcia de Jalez
2006 The Sentinel Aziz Hassad
2006 Time Warp Trio TV Series Polidori / Pierre / Schuyler
2005 The Average Jeff's Guide to Canada TV Movie Jeff F. King
2004 Baby Don't Stop TV Mini-Series Raoul
2004 Beyblade: The Movie - Fierce Battle Video DJ Jazzman (English version, voice, uncredited)
2004 Godsend Samir Miklat
2004 Open Heart TV Movie Alan Kenning
2004 Totally Spies! TV Series
2004 Touch of Pink Khaled
2003 Bury the Lead TV Series Jeeves
2003 Cold Creek Manor Local
2003 Control Factor TV Movie Clerk
2003 Dermott's Quest Short Dermott
2003 Open House TV Movie James
2003 The Gavin Crawford Show TV Series Juan
2003 Train 48 TV Series Peter Subramani
2002-2004 Braceface TV Series Dion / Mark 'Dion' Jones
2002 Ararat Photographer, Levon
2002 Beyblade V-Force: Super Tournament Battle Video Game DJ Jazz (voice)
2002 Liquid Soapz TV Series (uncredited)
2002 Patti TV Series Detective Fred
2002 Recipe for Murder TV Movie Sidney Liebenthal
2002 Street Time TV Series Raj
2002 The Holmes Show TV Series Journalist
2001-2003 Beyblade TV Series DJ Jazzman / Engineer / Boy D / ...
2001 Picture Claire Detective Lee
2001 The Associates TV Series Sal Da Silva
2001 The Endless Grind TV Series Detective Richard Amos
2000 Foreign Objects TV Series Floor Director
2000 The Famous Jett Jackson TV Series Raphael
2000 Violet Sebastian
1999 Cover Me TV Mini-Series Roshan Javad
1999 Earth: Final Conflict TV Series Student Leader
1999 Happy Face Murders TV Movie Dr. Mike Strong
1999 Medabots TV Series Baton (voice)
1999 Total Recall 2070 TV Series Vendor
1998 Extraordinary Visitor John the Baptist
1998 Traders TV Series Assistant
1998 Twitch City TV Series Fred
1996 The Newsroom TV Series Vijay


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