Chandra is married to her loving spouse since a long time but the actual date about her wedding day and the named of her husband is unknown. She is the mother of three children. Besides this married life, she is now involved in extra affairs and she does not have any boyfriend and there is no any sign of them getting divorced.
Chandra dreamed to be an actress since she was a baby girl. She was just five when she joined Theatre Under the Stars. She also joined Houston's High School with a major in Performing and Visual Arts. After that she joined Tisch School of the Arts and finally received her BFA in drama in 1991. In 1989, she starred in the TV sitcom The Cosby Show playing the role of Dina. Next year she appeared in the movie Peer Pressure, Drugs and... You. In 1992, she appeared in the TV series like CBS Schoolbreak Special and Law & Order. She got her rise in fame after she starred the role of Chandra in the movie Philadelphia. Her breakthrough role came in 2005 after portrayed the role of Dr. Miranda Bailey in the TV series Grey's Anatomy. For her role in this TV series she earned the salary of $125,000 per episodes in 2007. Her net worth is said to be around $2 million dollar.