Sarika Nanda was born on 1st Nov in Agra. Her Father Name is Mr. Onkar Nanda, who was born in Gujranwala Punjab, now in Pakistan, and came to Mumbai in 1952. And Her Mother Name is Mrs. Aruna Nanda, born in Hoshiarpur Punjab India. Sarika's Brother Sandeep Nanda was born in Agra. He did his Graduation from Mumbai University and Joined Army in 1986 and took his retirement after the Kargil war in 1999. Sarika Nanda did her schooling from St. Mary’s Convent School, Mumbai. Did her graduation from Mithibai College, Mumbai; she was highly active in Dramas And Dance. Sarika Nanda is a lady who can be considered as beauty with brains and determination. Sarika Nanda is an actress by profession. Sarika Nanda is a great actor who has acted in a variety of serials and movies with many productions. The Actor is full of expressions. Sarika has the good experience with the best of Production houses, Best of Directors And Actors like Balaji Telefilms, Rajshri Productions, Shreya Creations, 20 20 Productions, UTV, Endemol, Hats Off, Neela Telefilms, Shakuntalam, Ravi Ojha Productions Conti led and many more. She has justified as many as 60 characters in Ads, films, and serials. An actor with many emotions and natural acting.
Her beauty and her simplicity with the cherry of hard work has led her to reach to such heights in an industry and took her long way ahead. Sarika's credit to stardom script from a struggle to glamor goes to her hard work, perseverance and sincerity. ”You can change your destiny” is the true saying proved by her. She always tries her best to justice to her characters each and every time, be it Gossip Aunty in "Kitni Mohabbat Hai" or the diametric opposite character of the mother in law in Yaha Main Ghar Ghar Kheli - she never compromises with perfection. Sarika being a great actor catches your breathe even in dances. This proves that she was so multitalented. In 2003, Sarika Nanda did her Voice Modulation course and dubbed her voice for various cartoon characters & regional films. In 2004, she did her Acting Course for which Sarika received her Convocational for Best Actor student of Arena Multimedia of India at Wellingkar College Mumbai. Sarika Nanda has received more than 11 awards for Drama & Dance. Sarika Nanda didn’t get things easily in life; She had to struggle for every achievement be it her studies, stage shows and now as an Actor. After her graduation Sarika joined Kasper Dance Academy to learn the Art of Western & Bollywood Dance.
They got associated with Boogie Woogie and later got to Assist her Kasper Sir in few films like Kya Kehna, Army, Rangeela, Arzoo, Kuch Kuch Hota, Dil To Pagal Hai. As a voice over artist, she decided to quit the dubbing to start her career in Acting. When she was asked in an interview, “How you managed to come this far in your career?” She replied "Credit to my Mom in Law, who had faith in me and my talent. ” She was always a keen learner who would love to learn different things. She is a born dancer. She learned Bharatnatyam & Kathak, gave numerous stage performances. She even became Choreographer at a very young age. In 2002, Sarika Nanda had setup her own Dance Academy by the name of "Sarika Nanda Institute of Performing Arts" (SNIPA). Eagerly when we asked, “What she loved More Dancing or Acting? She Said Acting, as this has given me immense popularity, but someday she wants to see SNIPA grow and reach the heights of glory
Kiran Bhargava is a prominent Indian television actress. She joined the television industry from a long time and so far, she was seen in many avatars. Her first television show was the Indian soap, Main Teri Parchhain Hoon on NDTV Imagine, under the production of Rajshri Productions. She played as Lalita Devi Hairman Tyagi, the second wife of Hariman (played by Pramathesh Mehta) and the mother of Dheeraj (played by Abir Goswami). She also bagged the role of Kokila Mashi, the maid of the Shah family who is like a family to them in the Hindi serial, Sujata – Ek Stree Ka Samarpan on Sony TV. She also appeared as Tillouri, Siddheshwar’s (played by Bharat Kapoor) sister and Rekha’s (played by Pujha Verma) mother in the drama series, Sabki Jodi Wohi Banaata Bhagyavidhaata. She acted amazingly in this serial and inspired other characters to make the series more attractive and watchable.
Then Kiran made an appearance as Shobha Devi in the drama-comedy series, Saas Bina Sasural. Later, she was starred in the TV series, Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo on Zee TV. She is the sister of Loha Singh (played by Sudesh Berry). Kiran played the role of Sulochana Dubey, Ishwar’s grandmother in the Indian series, Rishton Ke Bhanwar Mein Uljhi Niyati on Sahara One and as Malti Agarwal in Star Plus’ soap, Diya Aur Baati Hum along with Deepika Singh and Anas Rashid. She was Jhanvi’s Dadi in the serial, Dil Se Di dua… Saubhagyavati Bhava on Life OK.
Recently, she made her entry in the TV serial, Rangrasiya on Colors TV. She played as a social worker who will check on Rudra (played by Ashish Sharma) and Paro (played by Sanaya Irani). Sony TV recently launches its newest fiction show, Itti See Khrushi and Kiran will also be part of it. This is a story about the girl Neha Saxena. She had an accident when she was 14 years old and been in a coma for 12 long years. The show is under the production of Director’s Kut Productions.
Kiran in real life is a very patient person, loving and overly protective. She is following the philosophy of live and let live. She prayed to God that He will continue to pour her so much energy to be able to work more. She said she enjoyed working and live life to the fullest. Star Plus, Sony TV, and Zee TV channels aired Kiran's various shows and hopefully she'll come out soon with a new avatar in her upcoming TV series.
Uday Tikekar is an Indian actor who is known for his long- term association with the Marathi & Hindi Theatres with his equally active association with television & movies. Uday started off his journey in the world of acting with his works in the Marathi Theatre. Being a Marathi, he was comfortable playing different roles carrying varied dimensions.
He stretched his feet with his acting endeavours in the Hindi Theatre & main stream Hindi entertainment world. Some of his very famous Hindi movies include the big names such as ‘Tumsa Nahin Dekha’ (2004), ‘Murder’ (2004) and ‘Barfi!’ (2012). He played roles of some varied lengths in these movies.
He has been active in the entertainment industry since 1988. He first appeared in the movie called ‘Rangat Sangat’ (1988). He has acted in several noted movies such as ‘Prakope’ (1990), ‘Kaafila’ (1990), ‘Shivrayachi Soon Tararani’ (1993), ‘Baaghi’ (2000)’, ‘Lal Salaam’ (2002) & ‘Saatchya Aat Gharat’ (2004), to name a few.
He has been a regular actor in the mainstream Hindi television series. He acted in serials such as ‘Main Teri Parchaain Hoon’ and ’Parivaar Kartavya Ki Pariksha’. He is a very famous face in the Marathi television industry as he regularly works for Marathi television serials. He is married to two times ‘National Award’ winner 'Arati Ankalikar-Tikekar' , who is a well- known classical singer.
Nishigandha Wad is a prominent Marathi actress, known for working in Hindi and Marathi film and television industries. She was born on October 11, 1969, in Mumbai. She took a doctorate at the University of Mumbai and become notable for her work on the Changing Role of Women In Society – Reflections from Marathi and British Theatres.
At the age of seven, she received the Best Actress award at an inter-school drama competition. Since then, there is no looking back. At 12, she earned the National Scholarship of Dramatics Award by the Cultural Ministry of India. She was trained under the guidance of Smt. Sulabha Deshpande and became involved in acting, and subsequently trained classical Kathak under the guidance of her Guru, K. Rajkumar. The early years of her career were polished with the help of her mother, Dr. Vijaya Wad (a Marathi writer).
Nishigandha was first introduced in the theater while she was still studying. She has performed in many stage plays and dance drama, and because of her versatility and brilliant talent in acting, she won critical acclaim and praises. Her first venture into television was with the Marathi serial, 'Avahan', from where she earned all awards for Most Popular Actress during the late 80s. Nishigandha considered it as one of her greatest achievement. She has been a part of the Marathi serial, 'Kulvadhu' and has acted in many episodes of Ramsay Brothers’ Zee Horror Show on Zee TV channel. She also donned television serials like 'Main Teri Parchhain Hoon', 'Sasural Simar Ka', 'Parichya Goshti', 'Parivaar', 'Waqt Batayega Kaun Apna Kaun Paraya', 'Khushiyon Kii Gullak Aashi', etc.
She started working in commercial cinema and has acted in more than a hundred films including 'Salim Langade Pe Mat Ro', 'Karm Yodha', 'Daadagiri', 'Deewangee', 'Shejari Shejari', 'Eka Peksha Ek', 'Bandhan', 'Bala Jo Jo Re', 'Saasar Maaher', 'Janmadata', 'Alibaba Aur 40 Chor', 'Om Shanti – Fight for Peace', 'Rokkk', 'Shaapit', 'Ashi Hi Dyaneshwari', 'Nidar – The Fearless' and many more. She had the opportunity to act with notable actors and directors of the Marathi and Hindi film industries.
Nishigandha became the speaker of the Religious Harmony Foundation’s Educational Lecture film in Mumbai. She is the Editor of the magazine, Charchaughi – The Face of Women, and has participated in many cultural events and delivered over a thousand lectures for the women empowerment. She also penned five books and three of them became received the prestigious state awards.
Nishigandha is married to actor, Deepak Deulkar.
Indu Verma achieved a Masters in Commerce from the University of Rajasthan and also went to the Delhi National School of Drama. After that, she has featured in countless quality roles in both movies and TV serials. Her work on the small screen include playing Chanchal Dheeraj Tyagi in Main Teri Parchhain Hoon which was the highest rated TV show on NDTV Imagine at the time; Rama Mathur (Abeer’s aunt) in Yeh Pyar Na Hoga Kam (Colors) which had a good story but was cancelled because of low TRPs; popular drama Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai as Vanshika Vikram Singh Vadera from 2011 to 2013.
Other serials she was involved in are ‘Siddhant’ (Star One), Achanak 37 Saal Baad (SET), ‘Joshilay’, Kabhi Aaye Na Judaai (Star Plus), Kitty Party (Zee TV), Time Bomb 9/11 (Zee TV), ‘Agneepath’ (DD National), Darna Mana Hai (Life OK – the name of the channel at that time was Star One) and Awaz – Dil Se Dil Tak (Zee TV). Indu’s talents were furthermore seen in the movies Tere Naam (2003), ‘Paheli’ (2005), The Rising: Ballad of Mangal Pandey (2005), ‘James’ (2005), 9/11 The Last Fall, White Noise and Hathyar: Face to Face with Reality (2002).
Indu is a talented, spontaneous actress very focused on her work and tries hard to breathe life into her characters. She has also done a study on the relationship between society and TV soaps; this study touches on the many facets of the entertainment industry. She is also happily married.
Lata Sabharwal is a famous Bollywood actress and also a Hindi serial artist. She is popular for the serial "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai" as Rajshri Maheshwari, who is the mother of main female lead. She also acted in Bollywood movies as a supporting character.
She was born on August 28th, 1975 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. She knows Hindi and English. She got a chance to play supporting roles in Ishq Vishk as Alisha's friend in 2003 and Vivah as Bhavna in 2006. She became famous after doing Vivah movie. This film was super in Bollywood. She acted in TV serials, along with the movies.
She got good chances in Hindi Television as supporting roles. Her debut serial was Raghu More: Bachelor of Hearts in 2003.She played in many serials like Khushiyan, Arzoo Hai Tu, Jhooth Bole Kauwa Kate, Jannat and Awaaz Dil Se Dil Tak. She played all characters as supporting roles only. She performed in "Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki" as Shalini, which Rani's elder sister which aired on Sahara One channel in 2003. She got a chance to act in "Shaka Laka Boom Boom" as Sanju's mother on STAR Utsav in 2005. She played a role in "Ghar Ek Sapnaa" as Cynthia on Sahara One Channel (from 2006–2009). She performed a good role in "Main Teri Parchhain Hoon" as Jaya Tyagi on Imagine TV in 2008. She appeared in "Naaginn" as Daughter-in-law of Aruna Irani in 2009. She was seen in "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai (2009)" as Rajshri Vishambhar Nath Maheshwari, who is the mother of main female lead Akshara (Hina Khan). She played that mother role as such a loving, cultured and pleasing character; she received so many compliments for this role. In this serial, she acted as the wife of Sanjeev Seth.
While the shooting of "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai," Lata and Sanjeev Seth both became close friends and fell in love each other. Sanjeev Seth already married and divorced with his wife Resham Tipnis; they already had two kids. But Lata was accepted, his proposal to marry him. Lata Sabharwal and Resham Tipnis also friends and also worked together in some serials. After so many rumors, they got married in 2009 January. They played a couple in reel life as well as real life. They both are such a wonderful and lucky couple. For their Honeymoon, they went to Goa. She officially declared she was pregnant in 2012. On 2013, May 16th, they blessed with a baby boy. Both appeared as a couple in "Nach Baliye 6" dance show in 2013 on STAR Plus.
She won Star Parivaar Awards, Saas Bahu Aur Saazish Awards in 2010 and Star Parivaar Awards in 2011 for the category "Favorite Maa" for role Rajshri Maheshwari in serial Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai.
Serial Acted: Raghu More: Bachelor of Hearts(2003), Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki(2005), Shaka Laka Boom Boom (2005), Ghar Ek Sapnaa (2006-2009), Main Teri Parchhain Hoon(2008), Naaginn(2009) and Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hais (2009).
DOB: 28th August 1975
Movies acted: Ishq Vishk as Alisha's friend (2003) and Vivah as Bhavna (2006)
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Lata Sabharwal Seth is a Hindi film and television serial actress. She was born on 28 August 1975 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Lata came to limelight for her character in Vivah and Ishq Vishq.
She got married to Sanjeev Seth with whom she worked in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai in the year 2010. She announced her pregnancy news in 2012, and On May 16, 2013, Lata became a mother of a beautiful baby. During her pregnancy, Lata was on a maternity leave from her show and after the birth of the child, she again joined the show and resumed all her professional work. In reel life, Lata was a mother of two kids. But the real life baby gave her much pleasure than reel life.
Lata started her career as a supporting role in different Hindi movies. She has played a role in Vivah, which was a great success for Lata. Later she focused on Hindi TV shows. As an actress, we can see her acting in different serials broadcasted by various Indian satellite channels. Some of these shows were Arzoo Hai Tu, Awaaz Dil Se Dil Tak, Jhooth Bole Kauwa Kate, etc. She played a character in the Sahara One show Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki. She also played a fascinating character in one of the Indian favorite show Shaka Laka Boom Boom. In this serial, she became the mother of the lead role Sanju.
From 2006 to 2009, she also worked in Ghar Ek Sapnaa. In this serial, she played the character of Cynthia. She gave an appearance in Main Teri Parchhain Hoon which was broadcasted in 2008. With the help of this role Late got many awards of Hindi TV shows. In 2009, she was played a role in Naaginn, which broadcasted on Zee TV.
Lata gave her appearance in a major character for the show Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, which was aired from 2009. In this serial, she played the role of Rajshri Maheshwari, mother of the main female lead Akshara. The role was the turning point of her life. She was nominated and won many awards for this character. She also engaged and later married to her reel life husband of this serial. With her husband, she also participated in the dance reality show Nach Baliye. This show was broadcasted on Star Plus in 2013.
Sameer Dharmadhikari is an Indian actor. He worked in Films and television also. Currently he is playing Shantanu in Mahabharat series.
Personal Life: Sameer is an Indian Model turned actor from Pune, Maharastra. He worked as a hydraulic machine designer in Pune itself. Later he did theater after which he moved to Mumbai.
Career: Sameer played the lead in Marathi film Nirop that won the National Award for the best Marathi film. The phase of his acting career is long infact he is still working from modeling to Bollywood to television is not a short time. He did modeling for reputed brands like Vimal Suitings, De Beers, ICICI Bank, Nescafe and many more. Then seen in movies like Dil Kya Kare in 1999, Quick Sand in 2002, Satta 2003, Raincoat 2004 and many more but he is recognized for his roles in Raincoat and Mumbai Meri Jaan.
On small screen he played the role of Raj Singhaniya in Yaha Main Ghar Ghar Kheli and acted in Main Teri Parchayi Hoon produced by Rajshri Productions which was a heart touching story. Then he played the role of Gangadda Rao Newalkar in Jhansi Ki Rani as husband of Rani Lakshmi Bai (Ulga Singh) 2009-2011. Currently he is working in Mahabharat playing the role of Shantanu.
Abir Goswami was an Indian Film and Television actor. He was born on 21st April 1976. He was very shy in nature, and fond of nature. He worked in various popular television serials like Kusum, Pyaar Kaa Durd Hai Mitha Mitha. Abir Goswami was married to Koyal Nath Goswami at the age of twenty six. One day, Abir was busy doing his job when he suddenly suffered from heart attack and he passed away on 31st May 2013 in Malad, India. In his career as an actor, he performed in various serials like Hotel Kingston, Kkumkum, Pyaar Kaa Durd Hai Mitha Mitha, Chotti Ma, Badlte Rishto Kii Dastan, Ghaar Aja Pardesii, Ek Hazaron Mei Meri Behnaa Haai, Main Teri Parchain Hun, Jane Pehchhane Sey. He also hosted a most famous Television Serial ‘Crime patrol’ in which he was the conveyor of whole scenario. He also performed in various Movies like Photographer in Khakhi, as Pharindra Ghosh in movie ‘The Legend of Bhagat Singh’, Lakshay as Captain Sudhir Mishra, Darna Mna Haii, Agly, Sakhat. He also played various Bengali movies too. He was a very good Actor and played a very nice character in his life. May God bless his spirit?
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Abir Goswami is a versatile film and television actor from India. He was born on April 21, 1976 at Kolkata, India and raised up in Nashik, Maharashtra.
Abir made his name in the television industry for quite too long. He acted as Sujith in the Hindi series, Hotel Kingston on STAR One in 2006. He gained fame for bagging a role in the Indian soap, Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan on STAR Plus. Abir also did series like Choti Maa and Badalte Rishton Ki Daastan. In 2011, he donned a role in Sujeet Singh’s Muawazaa…Madad Ya Abhishaap which was aired on DD channel. He replaces Iqbal Azad in essaying the role of Madhav Chacha in the drama series, Ghar Aaja Pardesi on Sahara One in June 2012. Abir also made an appearance as the uncle of Pankhuri Kumar (played by Disha Parmar) in Rajshri Productions’ Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyaara Pyaara on STAR Plus. The actor was also seen as Sardar Surjeet Singh in the comedy series, Ammaji Ki Galli on SAB TV. Abir played as a business tycoon who came from abroad in the romance drama serial, Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai. He was also the love interest of Vanshika (played by Indu Verma) during college. Later, he did another Rajshri Productions’ serial, Yahaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli on Zee TV, where he essayed the negative role of Sushant Choudhary, the brother-in-law of Dr. Viren Roy (played by Iqbal Khan).
Abir also made his way to the big screen; he acted as the photographer in the box-office film, Khakee in 2004 which stars Amitabh Bachchan and Akshay Kumar. Later, he played the role of Capt. Sudhir Mishra in another box-office hit film, Lakshya under the direction of Farhan Akhtar. He was also seen in the historical film, The Legend of Bhaga Singh as Fanindra Nath Ghosh. Then, he did a Bengali film, Sakkhat and Rocky. He also did few Bangla films like Ratparir Rupkatha, Bidhatar Lekha and Banobhumi.
In 2012, Abir was reportedly undergone a surgery due to Lymphoma which he had in his hand, but it got operated in an early stage. On May 31, 2013, he died in Lucknow, India due to cardiac arrest. The actor was known to be a gym freak and has been working out on the day before he died. Some rumors have reported that he died due to Lymphoma and some kind of Rheumatic Heart Disease. However, his wife, Koyal Abir Goswami made it clear that the sudden death of the actor was due to cardiac arrest only. Abir Gowwami died at the age of 37.
Megha Gupta is a television actress and model born on May 13th, 1985. She is also a trained dancer. Megha is married to Aditya Shroff, who is an investment banker and also owns Fame Cinemas. The couple has been married for four years now. It is rumored that their married life is on the edge now, and separation is most likely to take place. Aditya Shroff is the former boyfriend of the Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha. The duo separated when Sonakshi made her debut in Bollywood. Then Aditya met Megha, fell in love and got married.
Talking about her career in acting, one can say that Megha is one of the successful actresses in the television industry. Like many other successful actresses, she also started her career with Bajaj telefilms. It is widely known that Ekta Kapoor gives an opportunity for young and newcomers to showcase their talents. This is how she bagged the role in serial “Kavyanjali”. She used to work at an event management company when she received an offer to act in the most popular serial of those days, “KumKum Ek Pyaara Sa Bandhan” that aired on Star Plus during prime time for almost five years. Later she got the role of a crime branch investigating officer in the long-running show CID.
Megha till then played supporting roles in three serials, but that jinx broke when she was offered the main lead role in “Main Teri Pehchaan Hoon” that aired on NDTV Imagine. Next, she appeared in “Mein Teri...” serial where she portrayed a rather different character. Her role was quite mature and responsible which was quite different from her other roles. She essayed negative characters in the serial Mamta. Her other serials were “Kusum”, “Perfect Bride”, “Ssshhhh Phir Koi Hai”. Megha acted in “Aahat” which is a horror thriller series which gained immense popularity. The show went on for five seasons and was a huge success.
Megha participated in a dance show with her alleged former boyfriend “Naman Shaw” and came as runner-up.
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Megha Gupta or Megha Aditya Shroff, born on May 13, 1985, is a successful actress, dancer, and television presenter. She was brought up in Muscat, Oman, where her parents were earlier based. Megha completed her studies from Wilson College and started her acting career in Mumbai.
She has worked in many popular TV soaps; however she got recognition from the success of the Hindi TV soap ‘Main Teri Parchhain Hoon’. In 2008, she participated in dance reality show, ‘Nach Baliye 4’, and was declared runner up. During the show, it was rumored that Megha entered a relationship with the owner of Fame Cinema, Aditya Shroff to participate in dance reality show. Although Megha didn’t respond to the rumors, in 2010, she secretly got married to Aditya. Aditya is said to be the ex-boyfriend of Sonakshi Sinha, daughter of eminent Bollywood personality Shatrughan Sinha. However, their wedding ended as secretly as they tied knots. In 2014, friends of the couple leaked information about their troubled marriage life. Megha and Aditya decided to bid adieu in 2014, without making the reason of their separation public.
Megha has worked in various Hindi television soaps including the popular ones such as ‘Kkusum’ (2001-2005), ‘Kkavyanjali’ (2005-2006), ‘Aahat’, ‘Sssshhhh… Phir Koi Hai’, ‘Yahan Main Ghar Ghar Khali’, Kumkum’ (2002-2009) and crime fiction ‘C.I.D’ (1998-present).
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The charming Megha Gupta, a Television actress and also a model. She was born on 13th May 1985, and acted in many serials of Hindi and made her debut in soap named Kkavyanjali. It was aired on Star Plus in 2005 which was very successful romantic drama and won many awards. After successful completion of 345 episodes, it was stopped because of some conflict with Ekta Kapoor and Star Plus regarding changing of the time slot.
Other than that she acted in soaps like Kumkum, Mamta, C.I.D, Maat Pitaah Ke Charnon Mein Swarg, Main Teri Parchhain Hoon, to name a few. Among them, Kumkum- Ek Pyaar Sa Bandhan is one of the longest running serial on Indian television which has1449 episodes over seven years and was also ranked 10th among most-watched daily serials of India.
They were in a relationship for some time but later got separated. After that, she met Aditya Shroff, who owns the Fame cinemas through a mutual friend and fell in love with him. She became Megha Aditya Shroff by tying a knot with Aditya Shroff in 2010. He was also the ex-boyfriend of famous Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha. But the sources say that the pair split in the year 2014. She was paired opposite Sammer Soni In the show Khauff- Begins- Ringa Ringa Roses. She acted in many shows of Star Plus, ZeeTV, Colors HD, etc. At present, this beautiful actress is 30 years old.
Rashmi Pitre is an Indian television and film artist, who is best known for her television & film appearances. She has been working since last 6 years in the film industry and has made a big name for herself. She has worked with the Khan Trio in such young age and aspiring to work with other big actors of the film and television industry.
In television, she has appeared in a few noted serials such as ‘Diya Aur Baati Hum’, which was aired on the Star Plus, in which she plays the role of ‘Chaturi’. She worked in some other projects such as ‘Yahaaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli’, which was aired on the Zee TV, Pardes Mein Mila Koi Apna, which was aired on Imagine TV.
She is a regular theatre artist, and she loves to watch theatre. She has won many accolades of state and national level due to her performance in various Hindi, Marathi & English experimental plays. She has worked with veteran director Satish Kaushik in a movie. Due to a Marathi movie ‘Pisara’, she got instant attention of the viewers.
In this movie ‘Pisara’, she is playing the role of a girl who rises to social causes and works to improve the situations. She is also working on some Tamil projects, which are in the pipeline. She is quite a bright painter and has recently exhibited some of her works during an exhibition. Many of her painting works have been appreciated internationally. She lives in Mumbai with her family.
Starting his career as a stage performer, and then earning his place in both movie and television industry. Shailesh Datar, in his early life, lived in Nagpur, Maharashtra and after graduating, started acting in Marathi theater and television. He is mostly known by the name of Moropant Tambe, a the role that he played in a historical TV-show named: Jhansi Ki Rani (2009-2011), aired on Zee Tv, in which he played the role of Rani Lakshmibai’s father, who was hanged by the order of East India Company.
He has been cast in many other tv-shows such as Bandhan Saat Janamon Ka (2008-2009), and Devon Ke Dev... Mahadev (2012), where he played the character of a sage named Narada.
People see Shailesh Datar as a talented and well-established actor, but according to him it was not easy, not easy at all. He had no idea how he was going to achieve his dream when he started acting, but he worked hard and treated every role he got equally, no matter how small or big it was.
As he said in an interview, "Beauty is in the eyes of the beholder, it is about how you see things. My career began with Marathi serials and stage shows, but I had the passion to present my talent at a bigger platform hence, I tried my luck in Hindi drama serials, and it worked out quite good."
Shailesh Datar is a Hindi and Marathi T.V. actor who is entertaining people since 2005. He has also endeavored in films. He is popularly known for his character in the fable T.V. show ‘Devon Ke Dev….Mahadev’ as ‘Narada’ (2012). He was also seen on television shows like Ek Veer Stree Ki Kahani — Jhansi Ki Rani from 2009 to 2011. In this show, he played ‘Moropant Tambe’ the father of ‘Rani Lakshmibai’. His acting career also includes shows like ‘Baba Aiso Varr Dhoondo,’ ‘Bandhan Saat Janamon Ka,’ ‘Banoo Main Teri Dulhan,’ and ‘Chakravartin Ashoka Samrat’. Before entering into the television world, Dattar used to be a stage actor performing in Marathi.
In the serial Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap he played the character Tulsidas, and it was very much appreciated. In fact, the inclusion of Tulsidas in the serial made it even more engrossing.
This talented actor doesn’t go with the preconceived notion that regional actors are not recognized in the mainstream industry. He feels that it’s our perception that counts. He had endeavored in Hindi serials, and that turned out to be fruitful for him, as he admits.
Shailesh feels that he would rather work in different roles than being typecast as a “too good for words” protagonist role. After all, he opines that by playing a character artist he can shine in the industry.
Pramthesh Mehta is an actor, who is best known for his roles in the movies like ‘Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India’ (2001), ‘Jodhaa Akbar’ (2008) and ‘Apaharan’ (2005). He has been a regular face in the contemporary Hindi cinema as a supporting actor. He has an experience of more than four decades in this industry and has been doing varied roles of different lengths in the Hindi movies.
He is also known for his wide variety of roles played in a number of serials. He became active in the world of acting with his appearance in the movie called ‘Jangal Mein Mangal’ (1972), where he played himself. He remained in touch with the acting through his various small supporting roles in different movies. A great blow to his career came with the movie called ‘Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India’, in which he played the elderly gentlemen of the village, who is the father of ‘Lakha’, the main villain of the movie (played by Yashpal Sharma
He did equally substantial roles in the movies ‘Apaharan’ & ‘Jodha Akbar’. His association with these movies & especially with ‘Lagaan’ was a breakthrough. He started getting a wide variety of roles afterwards. He was seen in other noted movies such as ‘Yahaan’ (2005), ‘Shoot out at Lokhandwala’ (2007), ‘Mangal Pandey: The Rising’ & ‘U Me Aur Hum’ (2008). He has done some offbeat movies in which, he got an opportunity to display his skill and as a result, he was admired by critics and audiences both. His offbeat movies include ‘Forever and a Day’ (2013) & ‘Das Capital’ (2014). He is a known face in the Hindi television industry and advertisement world.
He has appeared in a number of roles at different times in his career. He was seen in the popular serial ‘Main Teri Parchhain Hoon’(2008), which was aired on NDTV Imagine & was produced by Rajshri Productions. He has also made his presence felt in the Gujarati Television serial industry. He is a very experienced actor with a lot of stuff to offer to the world of acting, who lives in Mumbai.