Pun Bandhu is an award-winning actor who has worked on Broadway, Off Broadway, in TV and Film. A graduate of the MFA acting program at the Yale School of Drama, Pun has been fortunate enough to work with theatre luminaries such as Joanne Woodward, Anne Bogart, Chay
Yew, Daniel Sullivan, Emily Mann, Lynne Meadow, Theresa Rebeck, AR Gurney, Christopher Ashley, David Henry Hwang and John Pielmiere among others. Pun has a special affinity for new
work and has originated many roles in world premieres around the country. He received a Henry Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of a deeply private and closeted Japanese American in THE CATCH by Ken Weitzman at the Denver Theatre Center. He also recently received the Charles Bowden Actor Award from New Dramatists in NYC in recognition of his collaboration with their community of playwrights.
In film, Pun can be seen in the Academy Award-nominated movies "Michael Clayton" and the Coen Brother's "Burn After Reading." Other films include Stephen King's "A Good Marriage" with Joan Allen, "The Judge" opposite Robert Downey Jr, and he recently completed principal photography on "Money Monster," directed by Jodie Foster.
Highlights on the small screen include appearances on all of the "Law and Order" franchises as well as "Good Wife." "White Collar," "Body of Proof," "Nurse Jackie" "Without a Trace" and a recurring role as Dr. Arnold Perry on "One Life to Live."
He currently resides in New York City with his spouse and golden retriever, Dharma, the zen dog.