Shefali Chowdhury was born on June 20, 1988 in Welsh of England. Her parents immigrated to UK in 1980. Shefali performed as Parvati Patil in the Harry Potter films which stated in 2005 when she was a student of Waverley School of Birmingham. The film Harry Potter gave her very much popularity in the world as well as Bangladesh.
Shafali Chowdhury completed her four A levels, in English Literature, English Language, Sociology and Religious Studies.