Alka Amin is a television actress from India who is famous for her role in the Indian soap, Parichay – Nayee Zindagi Kay Sapno Ka on Colors TV which aired from 2011 to 2013. She played the role of Veema Raj Chopra, the mother of the lead role, Kunal Chopra (played by
Samir Soni) under Balaji Telefilms Production House. Alka has two sons and one of them is an actor. Their names are Faheen and Taber Amin.
Her career started as a television presenter in Doordarshan for several years. Later, she started to act in the theaters in Delhi before she finally moves to the television industry. Her first television series was
Dil Dariya under the direction of
Lekh Tandon from 1988 to 1989. She also got her fame for appearing as Kawal Kaur Chopra in the 2012’s Indian soap, Kya Huaa Tera Vaada along with
Mona Singh and actor,
Pawan Shankar. Among the serials that Alka did, the Zee TV’s drama series, 12/24 Karol Bagh made a mark in the eyes of the viewers. She became popular for the pivotal role she did as Manju Sethi. 12/24 Karol Bagh is a story about the struggle of a middle class family.
In 2008, Alka performed in the title role of the television series, Anaro on Doordarshan’s DD One channel. Anaro is based on Manjul Bhagat’s novel and a story of a woman who was brought from the village with her dreams of a wonderful future ahead of her and her newly-wedded husband. But later, she realizes that the life in the village is harsher than she could imagine. Her house was demolished, her husband is a drunkard and unfaithful and so Anaro have to face her life alone and bring up their children by her own. Anaro is under the direction of National School of Drama and Upender Sood.
Alka receives many praises and appreciation for her acting. But she says that the television serials nowadays are lacking in creativity and they are not very realistic. She personally likes
Balika Vadhu and the crime television series, Crime Patrol. Alka was also featured in the drama show, Baawre on Life OK and she was also in the first episode of the Indian crime television show, Ishq Kills along with Flora Asha Saini and Charlie Chauhan.
Alka was also part of the Hindi film, Swaraaj: The Little Republic and also in Das Kapital. Recently, after the success of Parichay, she was once again roped in to play as the mother of
Harsh Chhaya in the upcoming Ekta Kapoor’s television serial, Ajeeb Dastaan Hai Yeh. This is the debut of
Sonali Bendre in the small screen and Alka will be part of it. It will be broadcasted on Life OK channel.
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Alka Amin is a well known and established face in the Hindi entertainment industry. She was born in Delhi in 1969 and completed her education from there itself. She joined National School of Drama and after given some fantastic performances she came to Mumbai to work on-screen. She was assigned to work in many Door Darshan assignments for Telefilms and series like
Suno Kahani, Kunti aired in mid 80’s on DD 1. In 2005, she was part of the cast of a telefilm which was released on DD national as Swaraj, a patriotic film set in the era of Gandhiji’s movement.She got her first highly acclaimed noticing for Zee TV’s 12/24 Karol Bagh for playing the character of Manju Sethi, the mother of 5 children. The show narrated the differences of age and thoughts differences between her and her children. After that, she was spotted in Color TV’s Parichay as the character of Veena Chopra. The show aired the story of a struggling lawyer who is failed by his destiny.
In 2012 she was signed for playing the role of Kanwal in Sony TV’s Kya Hua Tera Vaada. The show got moderate TRPs and the role of Kanwal was no longer associated to the story. Hence she quitted the show in 2013.
Currently she is working in Life Ok’s show Ajeeb Dastan Hai Yeh as Sharda Sachdev. The lead character is played by famous Bollywood actress Sonali Bendre. The show revolves around the struggle of housewife who is carrier aspirant.
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Alka Amin is at the same time an Indian TV moderator and on-screen character. Her career began with the role of television presenter for the state owned Doordarshan for truly a numerous years. Later on, she acted in the theater in Delhi before moving into the television industry.She is presently working in Parichay at Colors TV and Kyaa Hua Tera Vaada at Sony Entertainment Television. She passed on that regardless of the possibility that she love her calling she would have been a news presenter if not an on-screen character.
In individual life, Alka has two sons and, between them, the senior one is an actor.