Was born and raised in Mumbai India and moved to New York city at the age of 14.
She has a BFA in Acting from The University of Connecticut and a full scholarship to UCLA's MFA Acting Program.
Chriselle is an only child.
Had an Indian accent until she was age 18, but trained with Dr David Allen Stern to change it to American.
Told her family that she was going to be an "actress, singer and dancer" at the age of 6, after watching her first play, "Evita" with her mother, who was a theater reviewer.