Prachi Desai

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Prachi Desai
Cast of 'Bol Bachchan' interview at Mehboob studio 07 Prachi Desai.jpg
Desai at a promotional event for Bol Bachchan, 2012
Born Surat, Gujarat, India[1]
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actress
Years active 2006 – Present

Prachi Desai (born in Surat, Gujarat)[1] is an Indian film and television actress. She is the endorser, spokesperson, brand ambassador and the face of Neutrogena products in India.[2] She starred her television career in the serial Kasamh Se on Zee TV.[3][4] On September 2007, Desai entered in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa as contestant and was eliminated on November 2007. However, she entered again via the wild-card entry on November 2007 and was declared as winner of the show on December 2007.[5] Desai's first film was Rock On!! (2008), where she played the wife of Farhan Akhtar.[1] Desai had to leave Kasamh Se to act in Rock On.[3] Her next film was Life Partner (2009).[6] In July 2010, she appeared in Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai with Ajay Devgan, Emraan Hashmi and Kangana Ranaut.[7] She later appeared in Teri Meri Kahaani in a cameo appearance in 2012. In the same year she appeared in Bol Bachchan opposite Abhishek Bachchan. Her performance was praised. The movie was blockbuster on box office. In 2013 her films I, Me Aur Main and Policegiri failed on box office. She made a special appearance in Ek Villain in an item song "Awari".

Personal life[edit]

Prachi was born on 12 September 1988 in Surat. She was brought up in Panchgani in Maharashtra.


Prachi Desai at Launch of Blockbuster Magazine along with Sanjay Dutt and Amitabh Bachchan.
Desai with Emraan Hashmi for the Promotion of Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai
Prachi Desai with Rohit Shetty, Abhishek Bachchan and Ajay Devgn for the promotion of Bol Bachchan



  1. ^ a b c "I am lucky:Prachi Desai". Times of India. 9 December 2007. Retrieved 28 December 2010. 
  2. ^ "Prachi Desai is new face of Neutrogena cosmetics in India". Mid-Day. 4 September 2009. Retrieved 28 December 2010. 
  3. ^ a b "I am not quitting 'Kasamh Se': Prachi Desai". MSN Entertainment. Retrieved 28 December 2010. 
  4. ^ "Prachi Desai wants to 'rock on' with Shahid and Hrithik". Indian Express. Retrieved 28 December 2010. 
  5. ^ "Prachi Desai wins Jhalak Dikhlaja 2". Rediff. Retrieved 28 December 2010. 
  6. ^ "Prachi couldn't handle saree in Life Partner". One India. Retrieved 28 December 2010. 
  7. ^ "Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai: Movie Review". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 28 December 2010. 

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