Achint Kaur

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Achint Kaur
Achint Kaur.jpg
Born Meerut, Uttar pradesh, India
Years active 1995- present
Known for Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi
Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii

Achint Kaur is an Indian television actress who comes from a Punjabi background and is best known for playing the antagonist, Mandira, & Pallavi in Ekta Kapoor's Indian soap opera's Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi & Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii on Star Plus.

Personal life and education[edit]

Kaur was born and raised in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh;[1][2] where she studied at Sophia Girls' School.[3]


She started her career with Zee TV's popular show Banegi Apni Baat in 1994, and later worked in Swabhimaan in 1995 in which she plays the role of 'Soha'.[4]

Besides working in some of the popular drama series, Achint has also played prolific roles in Bollywood movies, such as Om Jai Jagadish, Corporate, & Julie. She has also won numerous awards for her strong character driven roles. These include the ITA Award for "Best Actress in Supporting Role" for her series Virrudh.[5] Currently, she is working in Zee TV's Punjabi theme serial Ranbir Rano.[6]

She is also a Theatre Actress. Recently she has acted in a play "Two To Tango, Three To Jive".


Year Show Role Network Notes
Banegi Apni Baat Zee TV Debut
1995-1997 Swabhimaan Soha DD National
Saaya Kamiya Sony TV Protagonist
Kaala Sona Zee TV
Maan Metro Gold
Parchhaiyan Archana Sahara TV Protagonist
Dhadkan Mallika Sareen Sony TV
2002-2003 Kittie Party Pixie Zee TV
2004-2005 Piya Ka Ghar Amba Zee TV
2004-2008 Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi Mandira Kapadia/Virani Star Plus Female Antagonist
2004-2008 Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii Pallavi Aggrawal Star Plus Female Antagonist
2006-2009 Karam Apnaa Apnaa Nikhila Kapoor Star Plus Negative Lead
2007-2008 Virrudh Vedika Sony TV Supporting Role
Winner:ITA Award for Best Supporting Actress
2008-2009 Ranbir Rano Preet behenji Zee TV
Tere Mere Sapne Star Plus
Jhansi Ki Rani Ladai Sarkar/Queen of Orccha Zee TV
Jamai Raja Zee TV



  1. ^ "Playing historical character is not easy: Achint Kaur". Mumbai: Indo-Asian News Service. 31 December 2010. Retrieved 15 March 2012. 
  2. ^ "I want to go back to TV: Achint Kaur". The Times of India. February 9, 2014. Retrieved 2014-04-24. 
  3. ^ "Achint Kaur biography". Retrieved 15 March 2012. 
  4. ^ "Swabhimaan". 1995. 
  5. ^ "ITA Awards Winners List". IndiaGlitz. 12-10-2007. 
  6. ^ "Achint steps into Ranbir Rano". Tellychakkar. 2008-10-30. 

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