Meenakshi Dixit is an actress and a dancer well known for her works in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Hindi movies. She was born on 12th October in the year 1988 in the city of Raebareli in the state of Uttar Pradesh. She was born to parents Geeta Dixit and Ishwar Chandra Dixit, her father who worked as a Senior Lawyer.
After completing her higher secondary education, Meenakshi sought graduation in Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University formerly known as Kanpur University in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Science with Zoology, Botany and Chemistry. As a young girl, Meenakshi was trained in various dance forms like western styles and classical dance forms like Kathak. She participated in ‘
Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan’ a reality show about dance that was aired in the year 2008 in NDTV Imagine. From there she went on to do a film in the Telugu cinema industry called ‘Lifestyle’ and later moved to modeling. Her modeling career took her to advertising and got herself appearing in commercials of big brands. Some of the brands she advertised for are, Joy Alukkas Jewelry, Fair and Handsome cream, Chennai Silks, Microsoft Windows, Brook Bond Taza tea, Lee Cooper, ESSAR and Radio Mirchi, etc.
She appeared in a Malayalam film named ‘Alexander The Great’ a film by Murali Nagavalli alongside Malayalam Industry’s superstar Mohan Lal. She played the role of ‘Bismitha’ in the film alongside other stars like
Sudha Chandran, Bala, Saikumar, Jagadish and
Nedumudi Venu, etc. She made appearances and item numbers in many Tamil and Telugu films like ‘
Dookudu’ in the year 2011, ‘
Bodyguard’, ‘Daruvu’, ‘Devaraya’ and ‘Billa 2’ in the year 2012. In the year 2014, she made her acting debut as the lead in Yuvaraj Dhayalan’s ‘
Tenaliraman’. She was cast as ‘Princess Maadhulai’ alongside other stars like Vadivelu and
Radha Ravi. She also made her debut into Bollywood with director
Kundan Shah in his 2015 release, ‘
P Se PM Tak’.