Benaf Dadachanji is an Indian television and Hindi film actor and an ad model. Benaf Dadachandji was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India on August 17, 1987. She is a Zoroastrian by religion. She came in front of camera at the tender age of 5. She was seen in 1992 in the Vicks Vapo Rub ad. Benaf then went on to feature in many popular commercials of popular and famous brands. In the year 1995, Benaf got her big break in the Hindi film industry in director Santosh Shivan’s film “Halo” where she played the role of Shasha. Then she starred in director Raj Kumar Santoshi’s ambitious project China Gate in the year 1998 as Lali opposite Bollywood’s big stalwarts like
. For her performance as Shasha in the film Halo she was awarded a special Jury award at the 43rd national film awards for her bubbly, refreshing, charming and natural portrayal and performance. Benaf Dadachandji then went on to appear in many popular TV shows like: Byaah Hamari Bahoo Ka as Paulomi, Choti Bahu 2 as Barkha,
Jhansi Ki Rani
as Ganga, Princess Dollie aur uska magic bag as Lopa, in the television movie Nazraana as Ishita. Benaf Dadachandji did her schooling from St. Anne’s High School, Mumbai and she is a commerce graduate from the Mitthibai College, Mumbai. All the serials in which Benaf acted were aired on Indian Television channel Zee TV and Star Plus. In the year 2005, Benaf starred in the famous and popular comedy show of star plus “Baa Bahu aur Baby”. This serial aired from 2005 to 2010 and was very popular and successful one. In Baa Bahu aur Baby, Benaf’s portrayal of Radhika”Baby” Thakkar, a physically handicapped girl made her a household name and she was awarded at star parivaar awards for three consecutive year. Benaf Dadachandji recently featured in the 2014 Hindi Movie Bobby Jasoos opposite
. We wish Benaf all the success and happiness in life and a very bright future ahead.