Simran was born on 4th April’1976 in Mumbai. Her original name is Rishibala Naval. Her father’s name is Ashok Naval and her mother’s name is Sharda. She has one brother and two sisters named, Sumith, Jyothi and Monal. She married Deepak Bagga in 2003 and she has two children named Aadit and Adheep. She has done her schooling at St.Antony’s High School, Versova and she has finished B.Com from Mumbai. She has done modeling along with her graduation. She is a Salsa dancer and a trained Bharatanatyam dancer. Simran can speak Punjabi, English, Hindi, Telugu and Tamil languages.
Simran is a film and TV actress who has acted in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam films. She has entered the film industry with the Hindi film Sanam Harjai which was directed by the director Sawan Kumar in 1995. After doing some Hindi films, she has shifted to South film industry. She debuted with the film V.I.P in Tamil and with the film Abbai Gari Pelli in Telugu. She became a very successful actress with her powerful acting skills. Some of her Tamil films are- Vaali, Parthen Rasithen, Priyamanavale, Kannathil Muthamittal, Pammal K.Sambandham, Panchathanthiram etc. and some her Telugu films are-
, Narasimha Naidu, Daddy,
etc. These films were block buster hits.
For her best acting skills, Simran won 3 Filmfare Awards South, Kalaimamani Award twice and Tamilnadu State Film Award for Best Actress for the film Thulladha Manamum Thullum.
After her marriage, Simran moved to small screen and has acted in the Tamil serial Simran Thiraj for Jaya TV. She has acted in a Telugu serial Sundarakanda for Gemini TV wherein she played the role of a lawyer. This serial had highest TRP rating. Later on she has hosted a game show Jackpot in Jaya TV and she has also hosted some dance shows in Telugu (Dee) and Tamil (Dance Tamizha Dance) channels.