From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Tiya Sircar( height 5 3 (1,60 m) born May 16, 1982) is an American actress. She is best known for her roles in The Internship, 17 Again – Back to High School and the series Vampire Diaries. She was included in Anokhi Magazines Sexy and Successful in 2010 feature with a full page spread in their 7th Anniversary issue. She can speak a bit of Bengali as well as some Spanish, French and Italian. She has a Maltipoo named Vegas. Tiya Sircar is originally from Texas and considers Austin her hometown. The daughter of college professors, Sircar became involved in the performing arts at the age of three. She began with dance (ballet, jazz, modern and South Asian folk and classical dance) and then became equally interested in acting and musical theater. She continued to study and perform in school and community productions before moving to Los Angeles to pursue a professional acting career in Hollywood. Sircar has appeared in a wide variety of television shows such as House MD, Hannah Montana, Greek, Moonlight, Numb3rs, Privileged, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, and was a recurring character on The Suite Life on Deck. In 2008, she played a Mac Genius as part of Apple’s national ad campaign.