Dharini Woollcombe has a degree in acting from York University plus an English degree from Trent University. Her German and British-Canadian parents adopted her from India at the age of two. They were Canadian diplomats, and as a result, Dharini has lived in many countries including Indonesia and Venezuela. She has appeared in numerous theatrical productions and was a DORA Award nominee for Outstanding Production for Theatre for Young Audiences in the Mixed Company play Showdown. Dharini speaks English, French, German and conversational Spanish, and currently resides in Toronto.