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Who Plays Padma in Ginny and Georgia? Her background, career and social media presence

Netflix’s drama-comedy series created by Sarah Lampert ‘Ginny and Georgia’, which is centered around a mother and daughter’s complex relationship and their ugly past, has many noteworthy performances. And one impressive character is Padma played by Rebecca Ablack.

Who Plays Padma in Ginny and Georgia? Her background, career and social media presence | Rebecca Ablack

Rebecca Ablack has been capturing attention with her role as Padma. Her character goes through many ups and downs and she played it with aplomb. Born on November 8, 2000, in Toronto, Canada, Ablack is 22 years old as of January 2023. She is one of four siblings, including her brother Raymond, who also appears in ‘Ginny and Georgia’ as Joe, the owner of the Blue Farm café.

Rebecca Ablack in ‘Ginny and Georgia’

In ‘Ginny and Georgia,’ Ablack’s character, Padma, is introduced as a student at Wellbury High and the ‘casual’ girlfriend of Marcus Baker. This relationship becomes a point of tension with Ginny, as she and Marcus had a romantic encounter. Throughout the first season, it becomes evident that Marcus doesn’t see their relationship as serious, leading to their breakup by the eighth episode.

Who Plays Padma in Ginny and Georgia? Her background, career and social media presence | Rebecca Ablack

Season 2 sees Padma and Ginny’s relationship evolve from awkwardness to friendship, especially when Padma starts working at Joe’s Blue Farm café, where Ginny used to work. Their bond strengthens over the season, highlighted by their collaboration to host the café’s first-ever open-mic night, where Padma performs a heartfelt song, ‘The Comedown.’

Who Plays Padma in Ginny and Georgia? Her background, career and social media presence | Rebecca Ablack

Rebecca Ablack’s Career

Despite her young age, Rebecca Ablack has been in the acting scene for over a decade. Her first role was in the 2009 TV series ‘The Jon Dore Television Show.’ Since then, she has appeared in notable projects like ‘Let It Snow,’ ‘Awake,’ and ‘Luckiest Girl Alive.’ Ablack has also been recognized for her roles in ‘Impulse,’ ‘Kim’s Convenience,’ and as Dr. Nikita Sharma in ITV’s ‘The Good Karma Hospital.’

Who Plays Padma in Ginny and Georgia? Her background, career and social media presence

Ablack’s Musical Talent

Apart from acting, Ablack is a talented singer-songwriter. She has been singing since she was three years old and often shares her music on Instagram. With plans to release more music, Ablack told Town & Country, “My music is something that’s very important to me… I have a very strong connection to music and I don’t have any plans of abandoning it.”

Social Media Presence and Personal Life

Rebecca Ablack is active on social media, particularly on Instagram, where she shares behind-the-scenes glimpses of her life and work with over 89,800 followers. As for her personal life, Ablack appears to be single, though she keeps her private life away from the public eye.

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