Sayantani Ghosh is a popular TV/film actress, dancer, and singer, and is famous for her roles in Naaginn, Adaalat, and Mahabharat. Born on 6th September 1987, she was brought up in Calcutta, West Bengal and earned a degree in English Literature. She is in a long term relationship with Bharat Kaul and is popularly known as the Bipasha Basu of Indian television.
She won the Miss Calcutta pageant which launched her career. She acted in Bengali movies like Raju Uncle, Swapnoo, Nayak - The Real Hero, and Sangharsha, before debuting on the small screen as Antara Wadhwa on Kumkum.
She won the lead roles of Kakul Choudhary in Ghar Ek Sapna, aired on Sahara One; Amrita on Zee TV’s Naaginn – Waadon Ki Agnipariksha; and Pratibha on Life OK’s Meri Maa. She also played prosecutor Pranali Gujral on Sony TV’s courtroom drama, Adaalat, and had roles in Star TV’s Sabki Laadli Beboo and Sony TV’s Crime Patrol. She proved her versatility by playing a comedy role in Comedy Circus 2, and also delighted the audience and judges alike while contesting the reality dance shows, Ek Se Badhkar Ek on Zee TV and Nach Baliye Season 6 on Star Plus. She featured as a naagin in Mrs. Kaushik Ki Paanch Bahuyein.
She was one of the contestants on Big Boss Season 6, the celebrity reality show on Colours. She had a special appearance in the film Himmatwala, and has acted in the Bengali movie, Chaap – The Pressure. This talented actress currently plays Satyavati in Star Plus’s Mythological drama, Mahabharat.
Sakshi Tanwar is a leading Indian television and film actress, best known for her roles as Parvati in Star Plus’s 'Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii' and Priya in Sony Entertainment’s 'Bade Achhe Lagte Hain'.
She was born on 12th January 1973 in Alwar, Rajasthan. After graduating from college, she began her career in acting as a television anchor on Doordarshan. She debuted on television in ‘Dastoor’, and went on to be a part of ‘Ehsaas – Kahani Ek Ghar Ki’, ‘Bhanwar’, ‘X-Zone’, ‘Rajdhani’, ‘Kahani Ghar Ghar Kii’, ‘Kutumb’, ‘Devi’, ‘Sanjivani–A Medical Boon’, ‘Ab Ayega Mazaa’, ‘Kahani Jurm Ki’, ‘Kahiin To Hoga’, ‘Jassi Jaisi Koi Nahin’, ‘Dhadkan’, ‘Viraasat’, Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki, ‘Ajeeb’ – The Other Side, ‘Balika Vadhu’ – Kachchi Umar Ke Pakke Rishte, ‘Tere Liye’, ‘Crime Patrol – Season 2’, ‘Do Saheliyaan-Kismat Ki Kathputaliyaan’, ‘Bade Achhe Lagte Hain’, ‘Ek Thhi Naayka’, and ‘Mujhe Pankh De Do’. She won two Indian Telly Awards for Best Actress in a Lead Role for her portrayals of Parvati and Priya in 'Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii’ and ‘Bade Achhe Lagte Hain’.
She was also a part of many reality shows, hosting ‘Albela Sur Mela’, ‘Gurukul’, ‘Dhamaal Express’, and ‘Yeh Hai Jalwa’; and appearing on ‘Chalti Ka Naam Antakshari’, ‘Kisme Kitna Hai Dum’, ‘Khullja Sim Sim’, ‘Koffee With Karan S1’, ‘Kandy Floss’, ‘Ticket To Bollywood’, ‘Begums Drawing Room’, and multiple seasons of ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’.
She has acted in films such as ‘O re Manva’, ‘C Kkompany’, ‘Saluun’, ‘Coffee House’, ‘Mohalla Assi’, ‘Aatankwadi Uncle’, ‘Bawra Mann’, and ‘Kahin Door’.
She is surveyed to be one of the top most trustworthy celebrities in India. She believes in destiny and doesn’t want to rush into marriage. Having been brought up in a traditional home, she feels fortunate to have a loving and supportive family, and to her, life is full of fond memories.
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Sakshi Tanwar is an Indian Television and Bollywood actress and anchor. Sakshi Tanwar was born on January 12, 1973, in the village of Alwar, India. A 40-year-old beautiful Indian star started her career as an anchor in Doordarshan in 1996. She has a long list of movies, reality shows and fiction shows. Sakshi Tanwar has completed her education in Delhi and started her professional career after selecting in Doordarshan audition for film songs based program “Albela Sur Mela”. She was also secretary and president of the drama society during the college days.
Sakshi Tanwar became famous after acting in Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii as Parvati and received Best Actress Award from Indian Telly Award in 2002 and even also nominated as best actress till 2007. Sakshi acted in her first show Dastoor then performed in Ehsaas-Kahani Ek Ghar Ki, Bhanwar in 1998 and X-Zone, and Rajdhani. She also played Maya Mittal in Kutumb, Gayatri in Devi, Archana in Sanjivani-A Medical Boon. She acted in 2004 in Ab Ayega Mazaa!, Kahani Jurm ki then in 2005 Kahiin To Hoga, Jassi Jaisi Koi Nahin. Sakshi also performed in a Pakistani serial Dhadkan. She acted in Viraasat, Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii, and in Bawandar, Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki, Ajeeb - The Other Side, Balika Vadhu – Kachchi Umar Ke Pakke Rishte, Tere Liye, Crime Patrol – Season 2, Do Saheliyaan-Kismat Ki Kathputaliyaan, Bade Achhe Lagte Hain, Ek Thhi Naayika, Mujhe Pankh De Do.
Sakshi Tanwar acted in 15 reality shows from since 1998 furthermore in 8 films since 2006 to in this way. A review directed by Ormax Media in Sakshi Tanwar offered in Top 5 Bollywood most reliable famous people with Madhuri Dixit and Katrina Kaif. She got a grant for a Best Actress in a Lead Role, from Indian Telly Jury Award in 2012 because of her gigantic execution in Bade Achhe Lagte Hain. She appeared in Albela Sur Mela, and in Chalti Ka Naam Antakshari, Kisme Kitna Hai Dum. She acted as a guest in Kaun Banega Crorepati (Season 1), Khul Ja Sim Sim, Koffee with Karan S1, Kaun Banega Crorepati (Season 2), Kandy Floss, Begums Drawing Room and in Kaun Banega Crorepati (Season 5 and 6) and she won Rs. 25,00,000 from season 6 in November 2011. She also acted as a host in the Gurukul, Dhamaal Express, and Yeh Hai Jalwa.Sakshi Tanwar started her career in the film industry in 2006 by appearing in movie O re Manva; then she has acted in movie C Kkompany, Saluun, Coffee House. Sakshi has acted in consecutively in 2 films in 2011, Aatankwadi Uncle, and Bawra Mann. Her last movie is Mohalla Assi released in 2015 in which she played a role as Savitri. She has received many awards so far for the Best Actress in Lead Role.
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Sakshi Tanwar incredibly talented actress of Indian television and Bollywood is born on 12th of January in Alwar, Rajasthan. She belongs from a middle-class family. She was educated in many Kendriya Vidyalayas (Central School) and graduated from Lady Shri Ram College in New Delhi. Sakshi started her career as an anchor in Doordarshan. Her first television series was Dastoor. She became highly famous for playing the roles of Parvati Agarwal and Priya Kapoor in the television serials Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii and Bade Achhe Lagte Hain respectively, both produced by Balaji Telefilms. She is one of the leading ladies of Indian Television. She has appeared in many television serials, reality shows, and movies.
She appeared in movies like Coffee House, in which she was the main protagonist, Ekta Kapoor's C Kkompany in a cameo role, Saluun as a municipal officer. She appeared in two short films, O Re Manva, and Bawra Mann. O Re Manva won the best International Narrative Short at the New York International Film Festival in 2009.
She worked as a creative director in the production company Positive Thinkerz and tried her hands directing ‘Sammaan Ek Adhikaar’.
Sakshi Tanwar received around 25 popular awards itself for her two famous shows one is Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii and other is Bade Achhe Lagte Hain. Favorite Bhabi Award on Star Parivar Award for Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii, Best Actress at ITA 2011, Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award along with Ram Kapoor.
Ram Kapoor is an acclaimed and renowned television and film actor. Born on 1st September, 1973, he studied at Scottish High School in Mumbai, and Sherwood College, a boarding school in Nainital. He discovered his talent for acting early in his life and played the lead role in an annual theatrical production at school. He studied acting at the Stanislavski Academy in Los Angeles.
He debuted on television in 1997 with his role in ‘Nyay’, and performed in Heena, Sangharsh, Kavita, and Ghar Ek Mandir. He played five characters in, The Fifty Days of War-Kargil, a play in New Delhi. He played diverse roles in Rishtey, Kabhi Aaye Na Judaai, Kehta Hai Dil, Awaz – Dil Se Dil Tak, Dhadkan, Bali, Manshaa, Kyunki Saad Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Devaki, and Sanskaar – Dharohar Apnon Ki. He made his mark as the lead actor in Kasamh Se, and Basera. Currently, he wins many hearts with his performance as the protagonist of Bade Achhe Lagte Hain. Although, he plans to opt out from the production due to upcoming film projects.
His debut in films was a cameo in Monsoon Wedding, and he quickly found himself in many other films including Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi, Kal: Yesterday and Tomorrow, Missed Call, Karthik Calling Karthik, Udaan, Love U…Mr. Kalakaar!, Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu, Agent Vinod, Student of the Year, Mai, Mere Dad Ki Maruti, Shaadi Ke Side Effects, Humshakals, and Lakshmi.
He has hosted award ceremonies like Indian Telly Awards, Zee Astitva Awards, and Indian Television Academy Awards, and has hosted reality shows like Rakhi Ka Swayamwar, Swayamwar 2 – Rahul Dhulaniya Lejaayenge, and Welcome – Bazzi Mehman Nawazi Ki. He has contested in reality shows like Kamzor Kadi Kaun, Chalti Ka Naam Antakshari, Khullja Sim Sim, Jodee Kamaal Ki, Kam Ya Zyaada, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, and Kaun Banega Crorepati.
His fantastic performances have brought him a steady stream of recognition and awards, including Best Onscreen Television Couple (with Prachi Desai), Best Jodi (with Sakshi Tanwar), Best Actor in a Drama Series, and multiple awards for Best Actor, Best Television Actor, and Favourite Television Actor in a Lead Role.
Ram Kapoor is married to Gautami Kapoor, his co-star from Ghar Ek Mandir. The couple have two children, Sia and Aks. He believes acting is like painting, involving a lot of spontaneity and instinct. He prepares well for his roles, and trusts his fellow actors and directors. Besides acting and movies, music is another thing that inspires him. He admires anyone who give 100 percent to what they are doing and who are honest to their profession.
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Ram Kapoor is one of the best known actors in Hindi television serials. He also played character roles in several Hindi movies like Mai, Mere Dad Ki Maruti, Shaadi Ke Side Effects and Lakshmi.
He was born on September 1st, 1973. His parents are Rita Kapoor and Anil Kapoor. His home town is Bombay, India. He has spent his childhood at Sherwood College, a boarding school in Nainital. In this college, during school annual celebrations, as his head captain ordered, he showed his performance as the lead role in Charley's Aunt Production. He came to know that he loves to act when Amir Raza Hussein Kapoor was directing him. After tenth standard, he continued his studies in the Kodaikanal International School. After completion of graduation, he joined an acting academy called Stanislavski, located in Los Angeles, USA.
In 1997, he made his first public appearance with the TV serial, "Naya". Also, he appeared in shows like Heena and Sangharsh. Starting from that time till now, he acted in several fiction shows, reality shows, events and also several Hindi films like Mai, Mere Dad Ki Maruti, Shaadi Ke Side Effects and Humshakals. For his continued participation in all these, he won the Indian Telly Awards in 2006, 2007 and 2008, Lions Gold Awards and Apsara Awards, among others.
He got married to Gautami Kapoor in 2003. His children are Sia Kapoor, born on 12th June, 2006, and Aks Kapoor, born on 12th January, 2009.
Serials he has acted in: Heena as Dr. Amir in 1998, Sangharsh as Pitambar Tahilyani in 1999,Kavita as Rishi Grover in 2000,Ghar Ek Mandir as Rahul in 2000, Kabhi Aaye Na Judaai as Rajeshwar Agnihotri 2001, Rishtey as Sujoy Chaudary in 2001, Kehta Hai Dil as Jai Singh in 2002, Awaz - Dil Se Dil Tak as Vishal in 2003, Dhadkan as Dr. Rajeev Agarwal in 2003,Bali as Prithvi Singh in 2004, Manshaa as Vinay Khanna in 2004, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi as Shadab in 2005, Devaki as Rahul in 2005, Kasamh Se as Jai Walia in 2006-2009, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi as Jas Thakral in 2007, Bade Achhe Lagte Hain as Ram Amarnath Kapoor in 2011-14, Sanskaar-Dharohar Apnon Ki as Parmeshwar Patel Kapoor / Paddy in 2013.
Movies he has acted in: Karthik 50 Day War-Kargil played 5 different characters in 2000, Monsoon Wedding (Cameo as Shelly) in 2001, Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi as Arun Mehta in 2003, Kal: Yesterday and Tomorrow as Rohan Sehgal in 2005, Missed Call as Vinay Murthi in 2005, Karthik Calling Karthik as Kamath in 2010, Udaan as Jimmy in 2010, Love U...Mr. Kalakaar! as Deshraj Diwan in 2011, Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu as Mr Bulani in 2012, Agent Vinod as Abu Nazir in 2012, Student Of The Year as Ashok Nanda in 2012, Mai as Subhash Joshi in 2013, Mere Dad Ki Maruti as Tej Khullar in 2013, Shaadi Ke Side Effects as Ranveer in 2014, Humshakals as Mamaji he played triple role in 2014, Lakshmi as Lakshmi's Advocate in 2014.
Mandeep Bevli is a famous Indian television talk show host, news anchor and actress. Famous for her interviews with various public figures, Bevli has seamlessly appeared in television as a film and television actress, news anchor, food and travel show host, quiz show host and crime show hosts among others.
After shifting from Los Angeles in 1995, she did a few fashion shows and television shows like Great Indian Yatra Parade. She rose to fame with the semi-scripted television show Public Demand. After her popularity, she was offered anchoring stint from virtually all the major channels at the time but she refused to shift to Mumbai. Mandeep emceed her first live show Hero Honda Pro-Am Golf Tournament in 1997. Her success as emcee continued as she emceed more than 100 live shows that included product lunch, New Year celebration and brand promotion event of leading brands like Coca Cola, Pepsi, Hero Honda and Opel Corsa Daewoo among others.
Following public demand, she hosted Dhara Zaike Ka Safar. She then was the anchor of the show Culture Show. She also anchored another show named Popularity Yours. She is also credited for anchoring India's first wildlife game show Wild Encounters.
She continued to work in Delhi and landed programs like Designers Word Road Watch and Khabrein Bollywood Ki. She made her acting debut in the 2001 movie Rules: Pyaar Ka Superhit Formula. She now resides in her home in Los Angeles.
Sanaya Irani is an Indian actress who majorly acts in Hindi TV serials and Bollywood films. She has also made a mark as a model and ad film actress. Sanaya was born and brought up in Mumbai and graduated from Sydenham College and was on her way to pursue a Masters degree in Business Administration when her mother advised her to take up a career in modeling and acting. She first broke into the scene of acting through Jagjit Singh’s song ‘Tumko Dekha To Yeh’.
Sanaya didn’t enter into television first but burst onto the scene by playing a small role of Bebo in the Bollywood blockbuster ‘Fanaa’. She then made her television debut with SAB TV’s widely watched serial ‘Left Right Left’ playing the character of Sameera Shroff. In ‘Left Right Left’ she starred along with Arjun Bijlani and Harshad Chopra. She also made an appearance in NDTV Imagine’s renowned show ‘Radhaa Ki Betiyaan’. Sanaya’s first photo shoot for modeling was done by the now famous Boman Irani, who was then a photographer. She then took part in ‘Meethi Chori No. 1’.
Sanaya has acted in different advertisements with stars like Shahrukh Khan and Amitabh Bachchan and has endorsed brands like EverYuth Fruit Face Wash, Dabur Honey, Reliance, Slice Mangola, etc.
She then went on to act in ‘Miley Jab Hum Tum’ and starred in Star Plus’ TV serial ‘ISs Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon’ as Khushi Kumari Gupta. She has also participated in ‘Welcome - Baazi Mehmaan Nawazi Ki’ which was hosted by Ram Kapoor and she has also hosted Zee TV’s V-Day special ‘Ishq Wala Love’ with Karan Grover.
She then got herself admitted at a Business School and graduated earning Specialisation in dual disciplines primarily Marketing and Communication. She sufficed her living by working in an Italian Restaurant as a Waitress. However, amidst such fate, she gathered the courage to take up and pursue her dream career of becoming a hairstylist. A Little later, she explained to herself that by the time she grew 30 years old, she wanted a house of her own in the hills, and of course a good looking boyfriend like Elvis. She was very strong about her goals and went on to attain her dream of leading an American Lifestyle.
However, she decided to return back to her motherland, India after a span of six years in 2002. While on her way, she encountered a man whom she had known since her teens. He used to be her boyfriend at that time and made her believe the fact that he had desperately waited for her and haven't moved on. Hearing this, she left behind the empire she had built for herself in The United States selling off her property, car, Boyfriend and flew to India. However, despite severe attempts their relationship couldn't work but by this time, Sapna developed a liking for the city that had seen her grow.
She then embarked on her career journey despite facing an acute competition every day and struggles to establish her. She joined a Salon named Juice as a Hairdresser. She pursued her love for writing and thus, began working in a local daily, Mumbai Mirror as a columnist. She continued the job for three years. After this, she joined a news firm Mid-day, publishing her articles every week. Fate accompanied her and her business flourished. In partnership with five business men, she flagged her first ever Salon named Mad-O-Wot located at the Carter Road, Bombay. She then located herself at Bandra and inaugurated her next Salon in Andheri. She made efforts to shift her first store ever store to a new location and called Katrina Kaif to inaugurate it.
With this, she laid a strong foundation for herself in the Film Industry and are well-known among topmost people belonging to different arena's may it be Politics, Sports or Cinema and Business. She is associated to most reputed celebrities of Bollywood and many of them are her regular clients for example Hollywood's Spotlight Priyanka Chopra, the Great Dancer Hritik Roshan, Famous Kohli and the Captain of Indian Cricket Team M.S. Dhoni, and the sensational Gauri Khan among many others. She made her debut in hairstyling by designing different hair styles for Ranveer Singh in the movie Ladies vs. Ricky Bahl.
She in 2010 took upon spreading her wings by setting up a Production firm named after her first salon, Mad-O-Wot with the primary motive of innovating and directing videos, commercials etc. She also aimed to inculcate diverse and budding talented youth. She was tilted towards highlighting social issues and worked upon them. Her most notable works are laid below. She aspired to record the National Anthem, playing in a background that depicts ordinary Indians on Streets. Her Brainchild project featured on the Indian Freedom Day, 15th of August, 2010. She then engaged herself in the production of her next Music Video that was dedicated to the Anti-corruption Movement initiated by Crusader, Anna Hazare. Kailash Kher was roped in to sing for the video.
Soon, she began working on her next play Titled Nirbhaya, that depicted the 2012 gang rape case of a Delhi Girl and depicter the misery and pain she underwent and the reaction of the government authorities to deal with this situation that got created in Delhi, soon engulfing the entire nation and also the actions taken by the Fast Track Courts to grant Justice to her. The play was screened at the Film Festival, Edinburgh in 2013. The play won Freedom of Expression Award by Amnesty International, a Body that works towards unearthing gender-violence and increasing knowledge of Human Rights.
She is an active participant at the PETA and campaigns for making people deal with animals considering Humanity. She shot for a short advertisement film, Cut Hair, Not Frogs. She also participated in the season 6 of Big Boss that aired on Colors TV Channel. As far as we know about her character, she has got the knack of styling and has a liking for bodily piercings and tattoos inspired by tribes and Goths. She has a great taste for wearing jet Black and also keeping short coloured hair. She credits her mother for being with her at every point of time and supporting her relentlessly. She says that her only aim in life is to fly and stay happy. Presently, she addresses herself to be single. However, she has had three marriages in the past which couldn’t survive due to incompatibility and lack of understanding. Sapna is a very strong personality and exhibits great love for Wild Cats.
A well-known actor who appears in Indian Television, as well as Indian reality, shows after finishing 12th Amit Sadh started concentrating on acting as his career. In his first film named Kyun Hoya Hai Pyaar, he played a character of Aditya. And then again he appeared in the movie Kohinoor. Later on he diverted towards reality shows and he was seen in the very famous show Big Boss which was hosted by Bollywood legend Salman Khan and also he was appeared in Fear Factor wherein he had to perform various stunts to prove himself as the best fit and later on he appeared in a dance reality show Nach baliye which was to check out the best dancer in the show.
While shooting for one of his acts he met with a lady named Neeru Bajwa and he was in love with her he says it changed his career and it was one of his best roles played so far. He got engaged to Neeru Bajwa but then they had to break up due to differences in a relationship. And then he appeared in a serial Durgesh Nandini wherein he played a role of a lawyer. In a recent Movie Kai Po Che, he made his movie debut which was very well appreciated by the audience.
Jade Goody was an English television personality who is known among Indian audiences for her debacle with Shilpa Shetty during the course of the program Celebrity Big Brother 5.
Goody was born in Bermondsey, London, to father of a Jamaican descent and a White mother. She was raised by her mother after their parents' marriage broke.
Goody first appeared in Big Brother 3 and was mocked by press for her lack of general knowledge about her own country. She was also criticized for getting drunk and naked in the show. Also, she was involved in alleged grope with fellow housemate.
Her second appearance in Big Brother was for Celebrity Big Brother 5 in which the notorious Celebrity Big Brother racism controversy occurred. Goody reportedly made racist and derogatory comment to Shilpa Shetty. Although Shilpa later said that that was not nice but it was not racial, media picked up the issue. Indian media publicized the event and raised controversy. Goody was evicted from the house and Shilpa Shetty eventually won the show.
Goody later apologized publicly to Shilpa during her visit to India. Goody was later diagnosed with cancer which was revealed while she was in Big Boss, the Indian version of Big Brother. Jade Goody passed away on 22 March, 2009.
Ahsaan Qureshi is an Indian actor and a stand up comedian. He was born in Madhya Pradesh in a middle class family. He is a simple man with a talent to make anyone laugh at any time and in any condition which is very difficult for an ordinary man to expert.
He completed his studies with a double M.A. in Urdu. He is said to have a very high level of IQ. He started his journey with The Great Indian Laughter Challenge Comedy show in 2005 on the channel Sahara One. He has been a stage performer and conductor from the last 25 years. His main focus in his Shayaris and stand up acts are Political Issues, Political leaders, Culture and Current Affairs.
He was loved and liked by the viewers because of his Shayari being very polite and comprising of a musical tone. He transferred his message to the public in a very respectful manner or we can call it, in a ‘Shayarana Andaaz’. He also worked in other standup comedy shows like, ‘Comedy ka Baadshah’, ‘Comedy Dhamaal’. Along with all these comedy shows, he also started working in various movies like, his most famous movie ‘ Bombay To Goa’, that was released in 2007 and another movie ‘Ek Se Bhale Do’. He also performed various Bhojpuri films like ‘Hanuman Bhakt Hawaldar’. He has also been part of various programs overseas. He has also participated as a candidate in the election in 2008.
He was last seen on a show on SAB TV, ‘Hum Appke Ghar Mein Rehte Hain’.
Born on 18th January 1985 to Punjabi speaking Sikh family of S. Kewal Lamba and Manju Lamba in New Delhi, Minissha made her Bollywood Debut in the year 2005. She has completed her schooling from Chettinad Vidyashram School, Chennai, and Army Public School, Srinagar. She completed her Majors in English at Miranda College, Delhi University, New Delhi in 2004. Initially, she planned to pursue a career in Journalism, but that was not what was written for her!
In her college days, Minissha had done ads for various brands like LG, Sony, Airtel, Hajmola, Cadbury, Sunsilk, etc. While doing an ad film for Cadbury, she was approached by director Shoojit Sarkar, who then signed her for his film. Her first film was Yahan, which came out in 2005. She was nominated for the Best Debutante at the Filmfare Awards function. Apart from that, she worked in many films.
In 2006, Minissha played the role of Megha Apte in Corporate. She did Rocky: The Rebel and Anthony Kaun Hai in the same year. She played the role of Zara in Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. alongside Abhay Deol in 2007. She was also seen in Dus Kahaniya in 2007. In 2008, she played the character of Mahi, Ranbir Kapoor’s first love interest in Bachna Ae Haseeno. She was seen in Kidnap, Shaurya, and Anamika in the very same year. In 2010-2011, she did Well Done Abba, Bheja Fry 2, Hum Tum Shabana and Kontract. In 2012, she made an extended appearance in Joker. She played roles in Zilla Ghaziabad and Black Currency. She has also acted in two Punjabi movies, Heer and Hero, and Double Di Trouble.
Apart from movies, Minissha has appeared in Himesh Reshammiya’s song, “TERA SUROOR” from his all-time favorite album Aap Kaa Surroor, which was loved by many. She also made an appearance at Bigg Boss 8. Otherwise sweet and simple girl, she surprised many after she got a nose job done. According to many, she got silicone implants done as well.
Minissha married her long-time boyfriend, Nikunj Ryan Tham on July 6, 2015. Ryan Tham was dating her for quite some time, and he happens to be a cousin of Pooja Bedi, and she was one of the first ones to break the news of their marriage.
Sushant Divgikar was born into a Marathi family on July 2nd, 1990 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He completed his post-graduation in industrial psychology in 2013. Apart from being a prominent television personality, He is also highly educated and has secured a prestigious degree from IGNOU.
He is an Indian actor and video jockey with a great personality and height of 5 feet 11 inches who come into view of the idiot box and movies. In July 2014, He was coroneted as Mr. Gay India 2014. He embodied India at Mr.gay world 2014.
Sushant was recently spotted one of the contestants on the controversial television reality show 'Bigg Boss 8'. He has hosted a fashion and style based show titled 'Backseat with Sushant'. As Host, He has entertained us more, this time in a whole new avatar.
According to the grape wine, Sushant is to get engaged soon. He wants to inhabit with a South African friend he met while at the pageant. As per reports, "Sushant has been dating him from a long time now and plan to get engaged in December."
Born in Noida, Delhi, Renee Dhyani is a known television personality. She has taken part in several reality shows. She is a very bold, strong and outspoken individual. Renee is in a serious relationship with her long time friend, Lalit Bisht. She shares a very strong bonding with him as they were friends for several years. She is well known for contesting in MTV reality show Roadies 8. She had been selected in an audition from Delhi and had a very aggressive, daring and abusive nature in the show. She had an argument with her co-contestant, Prachi on the first episode, but she was the fourth contestant who got evicted from the show. She participated in another reality shoe ‘Welcome 2- Baazi Mehmaan Nawazi KI.’
Later she entered Big Boss season 8 as a wild card entry. In this show, she was seen as a different personality. Here, she spoke up whenever required and did not interfere in other’s matters. She had a bond with Upen Patel in the show. She used to be depressed due to her father’s illness because of which she wanted to leave the show. She was soon evicted from the Big Boss house after a stay of 3 weeks. She wants to write a screenplay, and if she succeeds in it, then she would love to get into direction.
She wishes to work as an actress too in television. She has signed a movie which was expected to be released in 2015.
Born on 19 January 1979 Pritam Singh also known as Preetam Pyare is a well known Radio Jockey. He tends to keep his audience fixated through his sense of humor, flirty way of talking and infectious energy. Personal life: Pritam got married to Amanjot, who is a Punjabi actress seen playing roles in Punjabi movies like Mundey Patiala de. The lovely couple is parents of two baby boys they have named their elder son Adityaveer Singh and the younger one Balraj. On asked about naming his son Balraj, Pritam confirmed that her wife gave birth to another baby boy, and he is very happy about it but at the same time wants to catch the pandit Ji who predicted that it will be a baby girl.
When he was asked, he said that it doesn’t matter if it’s a boy or girl and he named his son Balraj because he is a great fan of BalrajSahni. Career: Pritam started his career as a radio jockey in Radio Mirchi 98.3 FM Nagpur in the show ‘Total Filmy’. Later he went on to work for 93.5 RED FM and got fame by running the popular show ‘Gyarah se Doh Bhabhi Ka Show’. In this show, he has taken interview of many famous celebrities. Although known for his shows Pritam rose to fame when he entered the famous reality show Big Boss 8 HallaBol where he went on to become the top 3 finalists and then decided to leave the big boss house by taking 25 lakh and later said that he was not confident if he would have won the show. Pritam was the most loved character of Big Boss 8 and was loved inside as well as outside the house. He was shocked to see the warm welcome he received after leaving the house.
He has also played the negative role in the movie Escape from Taliban with ManishaKoirala in the lead role. Pritam has also hosted Indias Got Talent along with Nakul Mehta for one episode for which he tweeted “yes I co-hosted IGT but it's just for one of the episode [email protected] Mehta.” Currently, RJ Pritam is working in Comedy Nights Bachao where he is working along with other well-known comedy actors on television like Bharti Singh, KrushnaAbhishek, etc. The show is on the concept of roasting where celebrities are invited, and then they are roasted by the artists.
Mahek Chahal is a Model and a Bollywood actress, and her debut lead role (as ‘ PoojaIyengar’) movie was the 2003 “NayeePadosan”, which was directed by Tharun Kumar. The movie was released on June 6th of that year. It was claimed that she had acted in the Telugu movie, “Neetho” that came in the year 2002, as ‘ Shalini’, before appearing in the Hindi movie, “NayeePadosan”. She has also done an item number ‘SajnaVeSajna’ in another movie of the same year, “ Chameli”, starring KareenaKapoor in the role of a prostitute, which went on to win the Filmfare Special Jury Award for the year 2004. Anant Balani along with Sudhir Mishrahave directed this film. She was born on February 1st in the year 1979, in Oslo, the capital of Norway.
She is a Norwegian citizen, reportedly applying for and obtaining Indian citizenship, later. She is 173 cm (5 Feet 8 Inches) tall, and is an Aquarius. Mahek Chahal has done another item number ‘ChamkiJawani’, in the 2011 film “ YamlaPaglaDeewana”, the first movie in the series directed by Samir Karnik (the second movie of the series, the 2003 “YamlaPaglaDeewana 2” was directed by Sangeeth Sivan), the only second movie in which all the 3 male actors of the Deol family (the first one being “ Apne” of the year 2007) have acted together. The Punjabi movie “DilApna Punjabi” that came in the year 2006 had her presence as ‘Lisa Kaur’, and she had also acted in the movies “ Main AurrMrsKhanna” of the year 2009 as ‘Tia Roberts’, and “ Wanted”, the Prabhu Deva directed movie of the same year, as ‘Shaina’.
She was cast along with Aamir Ali, and also with Vipul Gupta, in the Hindi movie, Anjaan (2005) directed by Hansal Mehta and produced by Anil Bohra, to act in the character of a confused wife ‘Maneka’ whose morality was on hot rocks. She has appeared in the 2009 Hindi movie “MaregaSalaa” as the character ‘Pooja’, and as the character ‘Nikita’ in the 2104 Hindi movie, “Karar - The Deal”, and also in the Hindi movie that came in 2010, “Mumbai Cutting”. She has done item numbers in several other movies; the Hindi movie, “ChhodonNaaYaar” of the year 2007 - for the song ‘Talwar Re’, the Hindi movie, “ Jai Veeru” of the year 2009 - for the song ‘AgreKaGhagra’, the Telugu movie, “Kedi” of the year 2010 - for the song ‘Mu MuMudhante’, the Bengali movie “BikramSingha” of the year 2012 - for the song ‘Na Champa Na Chameli’, and the Punjabi movie “Jatt Airways” of the year 2013 - for the song ‘Ok Report’.
She has her own clothing line in her name in Norway that was launched by her there. She has also taken part in one of the biggest Norwegian reality TV shows, “Fristet” (meaning ‘Tempted’), in the year 2011. Back in India, she was one among the many challengers in the famous reality TV show of India, “Big Boss”, having appeared in both the 2011-5, and 2015-8. As for her TV shows, other than “Fristet” and “Bigg Boss”, it was “C.I.D” in the year 2009, and “ Kahani Comedy Circus Ki” of the year 2012.
Sonali Raut is a sizzling, and beautiful Indian model turned actress. She is a newbie in Bollywood. This fascinating model was a Kingfisher Calendar girl as well. Other than acting and modelling, Sonali reserves a passion for travelling and dancing. Sonali was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Sonali’s father was in the Mumbai Police. Supermodel Ujjwala Raut is her elder sister. In 1996, Ujjwala had become the Femina Look of the year in Miss India Pageant. Sonali was the face of MAC, a renowned cosmetic brand. She has bagged an assignment in the Kingfisher Calendar (2010) and has appeared as a swimsuit model. Raut was the model for PC Chandra Jewellers as well. She has also appeared in television campaigns like Idea, Siyaram, Iball, Seemati Sarees, etc.
She had done a sensational photoshoot with popular actor Ranveer Singh for Maxim in 2011. In 2014, Raut did her debut film “The Xpose” (directed by Ananth Narayan Mahadevan) where she played the character, Zara. In this film, she starred with Himesh Reshammiya, Honey Singh and Zoya Afroz. Rumours had it that the two actresses entailed in a cat fight at the shooting spot. Sonali was seen on the reality television show Big Boss (Season 8) as one of the contestants. Later on, she was eliminated from the show after a surprise vote decision. Sonali had been a resident of the Big Boss’s house for 105 days. She had even dropped a flick named “99% Useless Fellows”, to participate in Big Boss. This act of her had infuriated S.K. Basheed (Kannada film director). In 2015, Sonali had appeared in comedy TV show “Comedy Classes”.
Salman Khan is a very famous Indian actor and a producer. He was born as Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan on December 27, 1965 at Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India. Salman is referred to as one of the most successful actors in Bollywood. His father is Salim Khan who is also an actor and a screenwriter while his mother is Sushila Charak (Salma Khan). He graduated from St. Stanislaus High School in Mumbai. Prior to this, he went to Scindia School, Gwalior together with his brother, Arbaaz Khan. He also studied at Elphinstone College.
Salman started his acting career in year 1988 through the Hindi film, ‘Biwi Ho To Aisi’, where he played as the younger brother of Farooq Sheikh, followed by a breakthrough performance in his first leading role in the musical romantic film, ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’ in 1989. Later on, he established himself in the Bollywood cinema during the 90’s with roles in various leading production houses. Some of his remarkable films include ‘Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!’, ‘Karan Arjun’, ‘Biwi No.1’ and ‘Hum Saath-Saath Hain’. In 1998, he received the Best Supporting Actor Award at the Filmfare for his brilliant performance in Karan Johar’s coming-of-age romantic drama film, ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’. Salman received some rejection during the 2000’s, but in year 2010, the actor became very famous after portraying lead role in various action films like ‘Dabangg’, ‘Bodyguard’, ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ and ‘Kick’. Eight of Salman’s films gained gross earnings of more than ₹1-Billion or $16-Million and he was starred in top grossing Bollywood films for nine years.
Besides acting, Salman is also a stage actor and humanitarian. He is the founder of a charity organization called, Being Human.
In year 2011, the actor started his own production house, the SKBH (Salman Khan Being Human Productions). The money that he got from the film productions were donated to his foundation, Being Human. SKBH banner’s first film production was entitled, ‘Chillar Party’. This mvoie won three National Awards; one for Best Children’s Film, another one for Best Original Screenplay and Child Artist’s Award. SKBH’s next film was the remake of the Marathi film, ‘Shikshanachya Aaicha Gho’. In 2014, Salman launched the SKF (Salman Khan Films) Production House. SKF first produced film was the Canadian film entitled ‘Dr. Cabbie’. This film earned $350,452 on its first day and became the 2nd highest grossing film in Canada. SKF next film was entitled ‘Hero’ with Suraj Pancholi and Athiya Shetty, followed by ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ which stars Salman Khan himself and Kareena Kapoor Khan.
Salman became popular in anchoring shows as well. He hosted shows like ‘10 Ka Dum’, ‘Bigg Boss Season 4’, ‘Bigg Boss Season 5’, ‘Bigg Boss Season 6’, ‘Bigg Boss Season 7’, and ‘Bigg Boss Season 8’. He also donned several advertisements for brands like Limca Soft Drink, Double Bull Shirts, and Hero Honda Bikes and a lot more. Salman was the brand ambassador of Mountain Dew. Also, he has been the brand ambassador of Yatra.com.
Though the actor has been in a lot of controversies and rough situations, he continued to be one of the most popular and a known philanthropy in the Indian film and television industry.
Sambhavna Seth is an Indian dancer, Hindi television actress, model and television talk show host. She has appeared in several item numbers in Bollywood films the most popular being Subhash Ghai’s 36 China Town in which she did an item song “Aashiqui Mein Teri” with Upen Patel. The song with which the actress came into the limelight was the music video of “Aajkal Tere Mere Pyar ke Charche”. She has been featured in numerous Bollywood and Bhojpuri films as an actor and item girl. Known for being temperamental and for her blunt nature, she became popular with Big Boss Season 2 where she had a tough time with Raja Choudhary and Rahul Mahajan.
Sambhavna Seth was a participant along with 7 other television stars of the Indian reality television show- Dil Jeetegi Desi Girl which was aired on NDTV Imagine in 2010. All the 8 contenders stay in the village amongst the villagers and undertake their everyday tasks such as milking cows, making cow dung cakes, cleaning the house, cooking food for the family, etc., thereby trying to prove that besides being glamorous they have the qualities of being the true ‘desi girl’.
She was last seen in Big Boss Season 8 but her stint was not too long and she got evicted soon. After struggling for some time to make her mark in the Hindi television industry Sambhavna has bagged the role of an antagonist in the upcoming historical series Razia Sultan which will be aired on a new television channel & TV and is the story based on the life of the first woman ruler of India.
Nigaar Khan, a 35-year-old actress, has been active in the industry since 2002 together with her younger sister Gauhar Khan. The two Khan Sisters have been quite the hit on Indian television. Nigaar is mainly known for her portrayal of negative characters. She has worked with a lot of esteemed directors and star cast and attained enough fame already. Her love for adventure has been evident in how she has always craved for participation in reality shows where she had to keep up with the challenges all the time.
It started with Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena, a dance reality show. She later appeared in Sacch Ka Saamna and Welcome – Baazi Mehmaan-Nawaazi Ki, both reality shows of their kind. She followed sister Gauhar’s footsteps and participated in the reality show Bigg Boss in 2014, but was evicted early on. Khan’s appearance in the mythological tale called ‘Buddha’ earned her a lot of fame, where she played the role of Buddha’s aunt. Her other television appearances include Yes Boss in 2009 as Angelina and Comedy Nights with Kapil, as various characters. The two sisters also took part in the television reality show ‘The Khan Sisters’ that revolved around the happenings of their lives. She yet has a long way to go in the Indian Television industry. Let’s see what project she is next seen in.
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Nigaar khan is an Indian Television actress best known for portraying negative characters. She was born on May 2, 1979 in Pune. Nigaar is the elder sister of the famous model- actress Gauhar Khan. She was active since year 2002 till date. Nigaar was one of the contestants in the dancing competition “Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena” where she was judged by two famous personalities ‘Sushmita Sen’ and ‘Wasim Akram’ in 2008. Nigaar and her sister Gauhar became more popular when a reality TV show named “The Khan Sisters” focused on their lives. A love story based show “Love Story”, got existence when Nigaar hosted this show with her talent. She presented some love stories of Bollywood and interviewed many celebrities in the following year.
Khan worked on the reality show “Welcome- Baazi Mehmaan-Nawaazi Ki” in 2013. She also played a role of Buddha’s aunt and DevaDatta’s mother in the mythological show “Buddha”. This show was based on the life of ‘Gautama Buddha’. Nigaar participated in reality show ‘Bigg Boss 8’ as a wild card contestant in November 2014, where she survived only for a week. Nigaar worked in various shows such as ‘Lipstick’ (2002) as ‘Sheetal Singhania’, ‘Prratima’(2003), ‘Kasamh Se’(2007) as ‘Barnali’. In the following years she worked in TV shows like ‘Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena’ (2008), ‘Yes Boss’ (2009), ‘The Khan Sisters’ (2011) as herself, ‘Sacch ka Saamna’ (2012). In 2013 she was working in many shows like ‘Welcome- Baazi Mehmaan-Nawaazi Ki’, ‘Jane Bhi Do’, ’Hongey Juda Na Hum’, ‘Savitri’ and ‘Buddha’. She also made people laugh when she performed various characters in a hit show ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’. In 2014, she acted as ‘Sophia’, yoga teacher in another comedy based show ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’ for a few episodes.
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Nigaar Khan is an Indian television actress. She has a younger sister Gauhar Khan. Gauhar is also an actress and model. Nigaar is married to Khayyam Sheikh, a businessman from Pakistan and her long-time boyfriend, in Dubai on 23rd July 2015. Presently, she lives in Dubai. Nigaar started her acting career in 2002 and since then has acted in many TV serials.
She has been mainly seen in the negative roles. Few of the serials she acted in are ‘Kasam Se’, ‘Hongey Judaa Na Hum’, ‘Savitri’ and ‘Main Naa Bhoolungi’. She did a mythological serial ‘Buddha’, which was based on the life of Gautama Buddha in which she played the role of Buddha’s aunt. Nigaar has also made her presence in reality shows like ‘Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena’, ‘Sacch Ka Saamna’ and ‘Bigg Boss 8’. She has hosted the shows like ‘The Khan Sisters’ and ‘Love Story’.
Bharti Singh is
This Amritsar born comedian has appeared as a participant in Comedy Circus's 2010 series. In fact she has appeared in all the versions of Comedy Circus. Her pairing with Sidhartha Jadhav in comedy circus series was hilarious. People use to laugh a lot seeing them on stage. She played a comic role in STAR Plus sitcom “Pyaar Mein Twist” and later participated as a contestant on the celebrity dance reality show, “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa (Season 5)”. Though she looks bulky but she danced very well in the competition.
She has also acted in Punjabi and Hindi movies like “Ek Noor” (2011), “Khiladi 786” (2012), “Jatt and Juliet 2” (2013)-Punjabi. She has re-established the position of comedians in the Indian TV industry and became the source of inspiration for many comedians in India. It is always said that to make people laugh is the toughest task in world but Bharti is doing this job with great ease. We wish all the best for his upcoming projects and future.
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Bharti Singh popularly known as Bharti was born on 3rd July 1986. She was raised in Amritsar by a single mother. Bharti is known for her comedy and acting. She initially appeared as a contestant on the stand-up comedy show “Great Indian Laughter Challenge Season 4”. She was the runner-up in the show. Her character ‘Lalli’ became very famous during the show and it is still popular. Bharti after her debut on television never looked back and headed forward.
Later, Bharti was seen in “Comedy Circus” and it various seasons. She displayed her various aspects in comedy in these series. She made experiments with her comedy by including magic, music and much more in “Comedy Circus” on Sony TV.
Bharti was also a contestant on the dance reality show called “Jhalak Dikhla Jaa”' aired on Colors TV. During this show, there was some controversy between the show makers and her. She claimed that she did much more than just dancing in the show. Though, Bharti was not a winner, she again projected her unseen side in front of the audience and entertained everyone. She is now also known for her dancing.
Bharti also marked her presence in the serial “Pyar Mein Twist” aired on Star Plus. Besides, she was also seen as a guest in the dance show “Nach Baliye” on Star Plus. Bharti with comedian Krushna hosted a comedy series called “Comedy Classes” aired on Life OK. Currently, she is hosting “Comedy Nights Bachao” on Colors TV and Fillers on Sony Max TV.
Not only on television but Bharti is also seen in regional movies. She played comic roles in many Punjabi movies such as “Ek Noor”, directed by Mukesh Gautam, “Yamle Jatt Yamle”’ starring Jonita Dada and Savvy Dadwal and “Jatt and Juliet” directed by Anurag Singh. She also endeavored in Kannada movie “Rangan Style” and Hindi movie “Khiladi 786”.
Bharti received many awards for her comedy roles on television like “New Talent Award”, “Indian Tele Awards”, “People’s Choice Award” and “Lions Gold Award”.
Rashami Desai is a well-known television actress, model, and dancer, and is famous for her role as Tapasya on Colors TV’s hit soap opera, ‘Uttaran’. Born as Divya Desai on 4th August, 1986, in Nagaon, Assam, she studied in Ulubari High School and learnt the Kathak and Bharatnatyam styles of dance.
She began acting at an early age and was featured in many Bhojpuri films, including Pyar Jab Kehu Se Hoi Jala, Kab Hoi Gauna Hammar, Balma Bada Naadan, Bambai Ki Laila Chapra Ka Chaila, Tohse Pyar Ba, and Sathi Sanghati. She also performed in the Hindi film, Yeh Lamhe Judaai Ke, and had cameo appearances in Dabangg 2 and the Assamese movie, Konnyadaan.
She made her television debut in ‘Raavan’, which was aired on Zee TV. She also performed in Meet Mila De Rabba, Ssshhh…Phir Koi Hai, and Haunted Nights. She bagged herself the lead roles in Pari Hoon Main, and Uttaran, where she continues to leave her mark. She contested in shows like Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5, and comedy shows like Comedy Ka Maha Muqabala, Kahani Comedy Circus Ki, Comedy Circus 3, and Comedy Nights with Kapil.
She has consistently received awards in recognition of her great performances and has won Best Actor in a Negative Role, Best Actress, Most Popular Negative Actor, Gr8 Face of the Year, Most Lokpriya Dancing Diva, Most Entertaining Face on TV, Excellence in Acting, and many more awards.
If she were not an actress, she would have loved to be an air hostess. Rashami Desai married Nandish Sandhu, her co-star from Uttaran, in 2012, but the couple is rumored to be going through some hard times in their relationship.
Sukirti Kandpal is a Hindi television actress known for her roles in Dill Mill Gayye as Dr. Riddhima Gupta and Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahaani as Piya Dobriyal. She was born on November 20, 1987 and brought up in Nainital, Uttaranchal. Sukirti is considered as following her father’s footsteps into the field of Law. She finished her honours degree from the Sophia College in Mumbai Majoring in Economics. She even tried her hand in International BPO before she found her calling in the television industry. She has an elder sister and a younger brother. She’s a very warm and cheerful person and had always dreamt of participating in a beauty pageant.
She was 14 when she came to Bombay where she was spotted by a director and asked her to audition for Dil Mil Gayye. Unfortunately, she was not selected, but that didn’t stop her from dreaming of being an actress. She was debuted as a ghost in the horror television series, Ssshhsh…Phir Koi Hai on Star One. Then, she shot to fame in Dill Mill Gayye on STAR One channel. Sukirti played the role of Siddheshwari on Zee TV’s Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo where she was critically acclaimed. Then she did Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahaani in 2010, followed by the Indian soap, Rab Se Soha Ishq on Zee TV as Jasveer. In 2012, she did the weekly crime-based series on Life OK channel, Hum Ne Li Hai…Shapath as Monisha. Sukirti also played the main role of the modern girl, Simran Rajveer Sangwan in the soap, Kaisa Yeh Ishq Hai… Ajab Sa Risk Hai on Life OK. She then went on to play as Sakshi, the female lead of the TV series, Jersey No. 10 that was aired on SAB TV.
Sukirti also played a cameo role in Gumrah: End of Innocence, Dekh Bhai Dekh and Meethi Churi 1. Sukirti was crowned as Miss Bollywood Diva at the Miss India Worldwide Pageant in 2011. She debuted on the big screen through the movie, Love Sex Aur Dhokha in 2010.
Sukirti hosted a couple of TV shows, and she was featured in a few ads and magazines. She became the official model of PC Chandra Jewellers in 2009. She was also seen on the Shahnaz Hussain’s Fair One beauty cream’s commercial and made an appearance on the Dove shampoo advertisements. She also won the Women Achievers Award in 2013.
Sana Khan, the popular Hindi television actress, is not to be confused with her namesake who has acted in many South Indian films. This talented actress is best known for playing the glamorous character of Lavanya Kashyap in the blockbuster Hindi TV show, Iss Pyar Ko Kya Naam Doon, featured on Star Plus. Prior to that, she debuted as the friendly Shefali in season 2 of 'Kitni Mohabbat Hai’, which was aired on NDTV Imagine.
In 2012, she participated in the Femina Miss India pageant and went on to win the Femina Miss Beautiful Smile 2012 title. She played the part of the hot and fashionable Investigation Officer Riya, a dynamic member of the Emergency Task Force, in the Four Lions Film’s action serial 'Arjun' that aired on Star Plus. However, the role, which required her to fight and perform stunts, and the hectic schedule of shooting in multiple locations in a day, took a toll on her health, and she was forced to give up her role in the serial.
Television will always be Sana’s first love. She enjoys shopping for clothes, bags and shoes, but is wise with her money. In her own words, Sana is a sweet girl who likes to be pampered. While she’s not traditional, she’s not a hardcore feminist either. She loves chivalrous men who open doors and pull chairs for a woman and feels that every woman should be treated that way.
In her latest venture, she is making her film debut in the upcoming Telugu movie, Dikkulu Choodaku Rammaya. She’s all set to wow the world from the big screen while confidently facing new challenges, including speaking Telugu, with her lovely smile.
Praneet Bhatt, who has been recognized among the people of India for his acting as well as strong dialogues, was born on 26th September. After completing his engineering degree, he set foot in Tellywood through a debut show named, ‘Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi’. He is more passionate about World Cinema. During his early days in television, he was seen in the popular show, ‘Hotel Kingston’. He made his appearances in other shows like ‘Kittu Sab Janti Hai’, which was a comedy-drama serial aired on Sahara One. He acted in many other shows like ‘Kaajal’, which was a daily serial aired on Sony Entertainment Television and ‘Shhh…Phir Koi Hai’, which was a thriller series telecasted in Star Plus. He has also acted in the serial ‘Arslaan’, which was a fantasy series and played the role as Shefan. Thus, he proved his acting in almost all the genres.
Praneet Bhatt has the pride of having worked in several departments of film-making industry. He was famous as a professional theater actor too. He made his entry into Suvreen Guggal (Season 2) which aired on Channel [V]. In this, he played the character ‘Jolly’, which was noted down by several people. This one character made him to acquire the position as ‘topper of the year’. In and as Jolly, he played a character with negative shades coupled with the tinge of comedy as brother to Ira. He also played a lead role in the serial ‘Geet Hui Sabse Parayi’ which aired in Star One. As Adi, Praneet Bhatt was able to steal many hearts through his lovable character.
At present, Praneet Bhatt is living in Mumbai and is playing the lead role, ‘Shakuni’ in the mythological narrative, ‘Mahabharat’. It is widely said that Praneet has been making his preparations for this serial for a long time. This character is a significant one in the epic which has a specialty that Shakuni does not have an eye which required Praneet to close one eye always while acting. This is adding a sense of reality to the character. This indicates his dedication towards acting. Few days back, Praneet got injured on the sets, during Mahabharat shooting. However, this is not his first injury.
Rohit K Verma is an international fashion designer who has participated in many international fashion shows in cities like Paris, San Francisco., New York, Sydney, Dubai. But he got maximum recognition for doing a show in Dubai and had designed clothes for Dubai fashion fiesta and got a marvelous response.
Rohit Verma, who is a cross-dresser in public life, feels fashion design is a combination of both comfortability and self-confidence. In Bollywood, Rohit’s design is understood to have a fine mixture of ethnic quality and a modern touch. As his participation in international fashion shows gets an increase every month or every year, today people can easily identify his garments even before his names could be announced by the organizer.
Hence, this gives a pride moment for Rohit who feels that he has made his individual fortune in the world of fashion. Rohit has even designed costumes for many leading actresses of Bollywood. He has also played a cameo role in Madhur Bhandarkar’s film Fashion. In addition to this, he’s a stylist for few Bollywood celebrities. Rohit has also won recognition for designing clothes for biggest reality show ’Saas Vs Bahu’ on Sahara TV.
Rohit Verma launched his new bridal glamorous Collection 2011, 'Shehnai Ki Raat' with TV actress Natasha Suri and Kavita Kaushik in Mumbai. This fashion designer had a modest beginning. But his fortune shined after participation in many international fashion shows. In 2009, he had made an entry in Bigg Boss-3 house just for Mr. Amitabh Bachchan after which he became a household name.
He also was a host and presenter for a Zoom TV show “Style Strip”. In 2011, he appeared in an Indian reality game show ‘Zor Ka Jhatka: Total Wipeout’’ that was aired on Imagine TV, which was hosted by Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan. Born in Allahabad, this designer currently resides in Mumbai.
Rahul Mahajan is an entertainer. He was also a former pilot. He was born on 25th July, 1975. Rahul is the elder son of Pramod Mahajan, former union cabinet minister. His mother's name is Rekha Mahajan. Poonam Mahajan, Rahul's sister is a Member of Parliament. He divorced Shweta Singh. Then, he tied knot with Dimpy Mahajan. Their marriage took place at the end of 'Rahul Ka Swayamwar', a reality show of 2009. During May 2014, Dimpy and Rahul have applied for divorce.
Rahul Mahajan has appeared in Colors TV's 'Big Boss (Season - 2), which was also a reality show. He was also seen in 'bhund'. In the year 2010, he was seen in 'Rahul Dulhaniya Le Jayega' of NDTV Imagine. Then, he was the part of 'Comedy Circus' that was telecasted in Sony TV. In the year 2013, he was seen in 'Welcome - Baazi Mehmaan - Nawaazi ki' of Life OK channel.
During the year 2013, he also appeared in 'Nach Baliye Shriman Vs Shrimati' of Star Plus. At present, he is working in 'Comedy Nights with Kapil' that is being aired in Colors TV. Previously, he got hospitalized for his cocaine overdose. There are many talks in the industry about his close relationship with Monica Bedi.
Aashka Goradia is a known face to viewers who watch TV shows and serials. She is currently playing the role of Dheer Bai Bhatiyani in “Maharana Pratap”. She is also a well-known model. She is an alumnus of St Louis School in Ahmadabad. Prior to joining the show business, she was a translator for the marketing company ORG-MARG, in Ahmedabad.
In the Colors TV's reality show, Bigg Boss 6, she appeared as a contestant and was very popular in the show. Her stint on Bigg Boss was also marred with controversy when some pics of her kissing Sana Khan (another participant) went viral on the net. It created a lot of controversies back then. In the serial Maharana Pratap, the role of scheming Rani is going well with her looks. People love her scheming ways and wickedness in this serial.
Goradia’s acting career started with Sony TV's Achanak 37 Saal Baad, and some sitcom acting. But people started noticing him after ‘Kusum’ (Ekta Kapoor Production), in which she played the role of Kumud. She also did a reality game show, “Jet Set Go”, on Star One. She was also seen as Kalika in Zee TV's “Saat Phere”, and Kalavati in Colors TV's “Laagi Tujhse Lagan”, which were both negative characters. She also appeared in a special episode of “Kaun Banega Crorepati 4”. Apart from this, she also appeared in some reality shows like ‘Kabhi Kabhii Pyaar Kabhi Kabhii Yaar’, “Mr. & Ms. TV”, and ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi’ Season 4.
Apart from acting, she has launched a beverage outlet in Oshiwara named Isayice, along with his boyfriend Rohit and her sister.
We wish her all the best for her upcoming projects.
Ajaz Khan is a very popular model and radio jockey who has also turned into an actor and producer in the film industry. He came to limelight as a due regard for his performance in the movie ' Rakta Charitra', with the actor Surya. Ajaz was a part of the most controversial reality show in India, ‘Bigg Boss Season 7’ as a Wild Card contestant. Later, he emerged as one of the challenging participants in the season 8 of Bigg Boss.
Initially, he was completely involved in modeling. Later he dwelled on to the acting regime. As far as the acting of Ajaz Khan is concerned, they were phenomenal roles. Despite acting in a few movies only, he has become the talk of Bollywood.
The popular movies he has acted in include, ‘ Allah Ke Banday’, ‘Rakta Charitra’ and ‘Lakeer Ka Fakeer’. He is quite prominently known in the Television soap advertisements. They are for ads like ‘ Rahe Tera Aashirwaad’, ‘ Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki’. He had also been a part of the show 'Comedy Nights with Kapil'. As of date, Ajaz Khan has appeared in about 15 Television shows. He has acted in 16 movies till now and three movies are in the making right now.
He got married to Andrea and they have a charismatic son namely Alexander. But the couple got divorced and Alexander now lives with Andrea. He was the judge for a television reality show named, 'Bharat Ki Shaan Let's Dance'. Ajaz Khan's prominent acting and his charm as a reality show star and actor impressed the director, Sanjay Gupta. This resulted in Ajaz gaining a wondrous opportunity to act in the movie 'Mumbai Saga'. The film is right now being made. Over the past few years, there have had been many directors who have offered him good roles and have wanted to cast Ajaz Khan in their movies. Having stepped out from modeling, Ajaz Khan has become a promising Bollywood star.
Ketki Dave is a dazzling Indian actress and a stand-up comedian. She was born on August 13, 1960, in Bombay, Maharashtra, India, to the actress, Sarita Joshi, and the director, Praveen Joshi. Her younger sister is Purbi Joshi, who is also an actress and anchor. She was married to Rasik Dave and their daughter, Riddhi Dave, is also an actress. She and Rasik run a Gujarati Theatre Company, and she was starred in more than 75 Gujarati films and remarkable Hindi films like Money Hai Toh Honey Hai, Aamdani Atthanni Kharcha Rupaiya, Hello! Hum Lallan Bol Rahe Hain and more.
Ketki was debuted as a television actress from the serial, Hasratein on Zee TV in 1996, where she played as Manasi. In 2001, she acted in the serial, Ye Dil Kya Kare. From year 2000–2008, she performed as Daksha Virani (where she also got her other name) in the Indian soap opera, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, which was produced by Ekta Kapoor. This serial gained her fame and popularity, especially when she made a comeback after five years of being on a hiatus in the show. In the year 2006, she joined the season 2 of the dance reality show, Nach Baliye on STAR Plus together with Rasik. In 2007, Ketki joined the reality-based comedy show, Comedy Circus on Sony Entertainment Television. Then in the year 2008, she also joined the second season of the reality program, Bigg Boss on Colors, but she was eliminated. Later, she joined the Comedy Circus show again. Ketki also played the role of a notorious don on SAB TV’s Lo Ho Gayi Pooja Iss Ghar Ki. She also hosted the Red Chillies Idiot Box’ show, Ladies Special along with Renuka Shahane on the Food channel.
In 2010, she did a show on STAR Plus entitled, "Behenein" and played a negative role as Nimafui. She also acted as an antagonist who later turned out to be a protagonist in the drama soap, "Preet Se Bandhi Ye Dori Ram Milaayi Jodi" on ZEE TV. From 2012 up to the present, Ketki has been part of the famous drama soap, "Pavitra Rishta" where she played as Snehlata Mukesh Khandeshi.
Ketki was debuted as a film actress through the Hindi film, Kissi Se Na Kehna and essayed the role of Shyamoli in 1983. Then she started to receive offers to do films like Dil, Hogi Pyaar Ki Jeet and more. Her first notable role as Vimla, the wife of Appu Khote (played by Johnny Lever) in Bollywood comedy film, Aamdani Atthani Kharcha Rupaiyaa, is the most significant. Her next notable role was from another romantic-comedy movie, Kal Ho Naa Ho in 2003, where she acted as Sarlaben Patel, the mother of Rohit Patel (played by Saif Ali Khan).
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Ketki Dave is very famous Indian Television actress born on 13th August 1960 in Mumbai. She comes from a filmy background. Her mother is Sarita Joshi, who is an actress and father Praveen Joshi who was a theater director. She got married to the actor Rasik Dave. Her sister Purbi Joshi is also an actress. Ketki Dave is very famous for her role in Ekta Kapoor’s most popular drama "Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi" in which she played the role of Daksha Virani.
She made her Bollywood debut in 1983 from the movie "Kisi Se Na Kehna". She had done many movies like Dil (1990), Hogi Pyar Ki Jeet (1999), Aamdani Athanni Kharcha Rupiya (2001), Kitne Door Kitne Paas (2002), Parwana (2003), Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003), Love In Japan (2006), Money Hai To Honey Hai (2008), Straight (2009), Hello! Hum Lallan Bol Rahe Hain (2010) and I Hate Luv Stories (2010).
She made her debut in the television industry in 1996 from the drama "Hasratein." In 2000, she got more fame from Ekta Kapoor’s drama "Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi." Her character in "Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi" got much appreciation and praised by the audience. In 2006, she participated in dance reality show "Nach Baliye" with her husband Rasik Dave and showed her dancing skills. She featured in Colors TV's most Popular reality show Big Boss in 2008. After that, she took a part in Sony tv’s show Comedy Circus Kaante Ki Takkar. She is a very talented celebrity who have done many movies and TV shows and proved her acting and dancing skills too.
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Ketki Dave is a famous Indian actress, known for her witty roles in Bollywood film Industry. Born in a family of actors, it is not a surprise that Ketki chose to enter into the cinema field. Her mother, Sarita Joshi is a popular television actress and her father, Praveen Joshi is a versatile theatre artist. Ketki has a younger sibling, Purbi Joshi, who is a television show presenter and an actress. This Mumbaiwala is noted for various movies in both Hindi and Gujarati language. She started appearing on screen in the year 1996. Her first role as Shyamoli was in the Hindi movie Kissi Se Na Kehna, in the year 1983. Hrishikesh Mukherjee directed this movie which is a comical one that has Farooq Shaikh and Deepti Naval in the lead. She then got a small but substantial role to do in the Aamir Khan starring movie Dil, in the year 1990. After this, in the year 1996, she was approached to act in the drama Hasratein, in one of the supporting roles. Her character in the soap was called as Manasi and it was broadcasted on Zee TV. This role made her very busy in many channels like Star Plus, Sony TV, and Zee TV and so on.
The one serial that made Kateki reach the extreme height of fame is Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi that was telecasted on Star Plus. This serial is one of the few dramas that have run for more than eight years, starting from the year 2000 to 2008, consisting of around 1833 episodes in total. She was then seen tapping her feet for the reality show Nach Baliye, season 2, that was aired on Star One channel. Ketki was paired up with Rasik, and the couple secured the tenth position in this show, which was judged by Saroj Khan. Other dramas to her credit in the small screen are Behenein, Ram Milaayi Jodi, PavitraRishta in Hindi and 1760 Saasuma in Gujarati. She is currently appearing in the soap Tamanna on Star Plus. She has done many movies in Bollywood such as Kitne Door KitnePaas, Money Hai Toh Honey Hai, I Hate Luv Storys and so on.
Ketki Dave got married to the established actor Rasik Dave, and the couple has one daughter named Riddhi Dave.
Shilpa Sakhlani was born on 20th January 1982 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. She got married to Apurva Agnihotri, and she is a very prominent actress in the Hindi television. She is active in the serials right from the year 2000 and still going strong.
She was the anchor of a famous children show, namely Rin Mera Star Superstar, which is a talent hunt event. She acted in about nine television serials, which were quite famous. Her character in the serial was highly regarded by the people. Dosti Yaariyan Manmarziyan was her recent serial that got telecasted in TV. In the serial, her role, namely Nandini Pandey was much liked by the audience. As far as her television shows are concerned, she acted in about six shows that fell into the category of family entertainer, and one talent hunt.
The debut reality show that she appeared on was Nach Baliye, and she did it alongside with her husband. Her latest reality show was Bigg Boss of the season 7. The association of Shilpa Saklani with either a serial or a reality show is a sure shot hit without doubt. Her participation in the movies was very less, and she acted in a couple of movies, namely Tere Liye, which got released in the year 2001, and Na Tum Jaano Na Hum, that got released in the year 2002.
She took acting as her career at the age of seventeen. She got married in the year 2004, and her height is 5' 3". She got lots of ardent fans after she proved her exemplary acting in movies, and hosting the reality shows. She adores her husband to the core, and she told in an interview that her husband is so caring and gives absolute freedom on her stuff.
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Shilpa or popularly known Ganga was born on 20th January 1982 in Mumbai, India. Shilpa started acting at the age of 17. She studied at HR College in Mumbai. Her most famous work was the role Ganga in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi on Star Plus. This show was one of the most famous television shows of that time and it gave Shilpa the right platform to showcase her talent and gain fame. She did many TV shows after that like Lavanya, Shanno Ki Shaadi, etc.
Shilpa Sakhlani married a famous actor Apurva Agnihotri on 24th June 2004 in Dehradun. Their wedding was done in a Garhwali way. She has also played various roles.
She recently did a negative role in Manmarziyan as Nandini Pandey. Shilpa has also appeared on reality shows like Power Couple and Bigg Boss 7. Power Couple is a couple reality show hosted by Arbaaz Khan and Malaika Arora Khan.
She has also added few films to her kitty, Tere Liye where she played the lead and Na Tum Jano Na Hum.
Deepshika Nagpal was born on 2 September 1977 in Punjab, and currently resides in Mumbai. She comes from a family of artists, namely, her mother was also an actress and had a political career as well, and her father was a writer. Her uncle was a cinematographer and he helped her build her successful career in acting. Deepshika started her professional acting career in 1995 and for almost 20 years she has been actively performing in Punjab series and films. Some of the most popular television series she performs in are A.D.A. in 2005, Baa Bahoo Aur Baby, C.I.D. in 2006, and at the present she acts in Madhubala Ek Ishq Ek Junoon. Deepshika performed in more than 20 movies, some of them are: Betaaj Badshah, Koyla, Kahani Kismat Ki, Dillagi, Pyaar Mein Twist , Red Swastik, Mate Ani Dela Lakhye Faguna, and a lot more. In 2011 she had her directorial debut in the film Yeh Dooriyan in which she also played the role of Simi. Regarding her private life, she was married to Jeet Upendra for ten years and they have two sons. The couple got divorced in 2007, and now the actress is married to Keshav Arora with whom she acts in her directorial debut Yeh Dooriyan.
Deepshikha, full name: Deepshikha Nagpal, is a famous Indian actress who has worked on the television screen and the big screen as well. She was born on 2ndof September 1977, in Mumbai (Maharashtra). She is also a famous Punjabi actress that had made her name in various Hindi TV Serials and Bollywood Movies. She has also worked in many Punjabi pop songs’ videos like the one in Daler Mehndi’s ‘DardiRabRab’. She stepped into the Hindi TV soaps from ‘Ajnabi’ with her co-actor Dany Denzongpa. She has acted in the very famous TV serials like Shaktimaan and Sonpari. She was first married to JeetUpendra and had two children; an elder daughter named Vidhika and the younger son named Vivaan Upendra. She divorced Jeet Upendra after a marriage of 10 years. Deepshikha is currently married to Keshav Arora. They both married in the year 2012. Keshav Arora is a native of Indore, Madhya Pradesh. They both have worked together as her co-actor in the directorial debut ‘YehDooriyan’which was released in August 2011.
Deepshikha belonged to a family that is related to the field of acting. Her mother was an actor-cum-politician. Her father, Ashwini Kumar was a writer. She became a director of the guidance of her uncle, who was a cinematographer. She has also acted in Tamil movies and various TV serials. She was appreciated in the Hindi film industry for her role in Koyla. Her first Bollywood movie was 'Dhoom Dhadaka' with famous Indian actor Satish Kaushik. She has also acted in various other Bollywood movies with various artists. She started and got the appraisal as an actress in Punjabi movies, especially the one with 'Gurdaas Maan' as star cast. She has played roles in these Bollywood movies- Koyla, Baadshah, Red Swastik, Partner.
Her latest movie was Second Hand Husband (2015) released last year. She has recently played a role in a TV soap that was telecast on Sab TV channel, named as Yam Hai Hum. She has been in various reality shows as a contestant, like in Nach Baliye season 5 with her spouse Keshav Arora, and in Bigg Boss season 8. She is currently living in Mumbai, Maharashtra. She was in the highlights when she filed a police complaint against her husband Keshav Arora, charging him with domestic violence. But now it seems like they both have resolved their disputes and are now living happily. She is a very talented actress. Her wish is to work once with the legendary actor, Mr. Amitabh Bachchan.