Written by The Vampire Diaries exec producer Caroline Dries and exec produced by TVD co-developers/exec producers Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec, Recon is about a rookie FBI agent who embeds herself in a suspected terrorist family.
Choudhury will play Farrah, a successful businesswoman who struggles to balance work, family and the Five Pillars of Islam. Oberoi is Jared, son of Farrah and her husband Omar. He’s a charming bad boy and heir to his family’s company with ambitions that don’t align with his father’s business plan.
Choudhury, repped by Don Buchwald & Associates and Washington Square Arts, is known for her Homeland role as Mira, the ex-wife of Saul (Mandy Patinkin). Her other credits include Blindspot and The Good Wife. Oberoi, repped by The Kohner Agency and Stokes Management, also recurs on Containment.