Anjum Fakih

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Anjum Fakih
Anjum Fakih, Saas Bahu Aur Saazish (01) (cropped).jpg
Fakih in 2017
Born (1990-09-12) September 12, 1990 (age 30)
OccupationActress, model
Years active2009—present
Known forKundali Bhagya

Anjum Fakih is an Indian television actress and model,[1][2] who has appeared in Hindi television series like MTV's Chat House, Time Quake,[3] and Tere Sheher Mein.[4][5] Currently, she is seen in Kundali Bhagya.[6] For her role, Shrishti Arora in Kundali Bhagya, she was most recently awarded the Best Supporting Actor (female) in the Popular category at the 11th Gold Awards. She has also appeared in the popular show Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani as Rani Rageshwari Singh. She played an evil character in the show. Anjum Fakih has also won the Ford Super Model title.

She has also played the supporting character of Sakshi in social-drama Devanshi.[7]

In a short span of time, she has established herself as one of the promising new actresses on Indian television.

AWARDS Recently won an award at ZRA (Zee Rishtey Awards) 2019 in the category Best Behen.

Early life and career[edit]

Anjum Fakih was just 19 years old when she decided to become a Model.

She started her acting career with Star Plus's Romantic Series Tere Sheher Mein. She has also appeared in shows like Time Machine and MTV's Chat House.

Anjum started gaining fame after bagging the role of Rani Rageshwari in period drama Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani. She joined the show in December 2015 and played the role until 2016. She was highly appreciated for playing the evil character efficiently. She left the show in 2016.

In 2017, she portrayed Sakshi, the sister of Devanshi (played by Helly Shah) in Colors TV's social-drama Devanshi.[8]

Since July 2017, she appears in popular television show Kundali Bhagya. Fakih plays the parallel lead role of Srishti, a naughty and fun-loving girl who wants to enjoy her life on her own choices.[9] Kundali Bhagya has become the biggest weekday launch in terms of TRP since 2016,[10] and is currently the most-watched show on Zee TV.

In August 2020 she made her cameo appearance in Fifth installment of Ekta Kapoor's supernatural T.V Show Naagin Colors TV.[11]


Year Series Character Notes Network
2010 Mahi Way Bonita Ahluwalia Debut Sony TV
2015 Tere Sheher Mein Rachita Agnihotri Star Plus
2015 Time Machine Roshini Chatterjee Epic TV
2015–2016 Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani Rageshwari Main Antagonist turned Protagonist Zee TV
2017 Devanshi Sakshi Bhatnagar Colors TV
2017–present Kundali Bhagya Shrishti Arora Zee TV
2017–2018 Kumkum Bhagya
2018 Dil Hi Toh Hai Performer Cameo Sony TV
2020 Naagin 5 Noor Cameo Colors TV


  1. ^ "I used to wear a burkha earlier, but in 2010 I decided to live my life on my terms: Anjum Fakih of Kundali Bhagya".
  2. ^ "Kundali Bhagya actress Anjum Fakih rocks the bikini look".
  3. ^ "Anjum Fakih to play lead in Nilanjana's next!". The Times of India. 5 November 2013. Retrieved 2 March 2016.
  4. ^ "Rachita, Rama get married in Tere Sheher Mein".
  5. ^ "Anjum Fakih celebrates her birthday with 'Tere Sheher Mein' cast! (PICS)". Pink Villa. 14 September 2015. Retrieved 2 March 2016.
  6. ^ "Shraddha Arya and Anjum Farikh roped in for Kundali Bhagya". Retrieved 9 July 2017.
  7. ^ "Helly Shah and Anjum Fakih to play parallel leads on Devanshi - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 26 February 2018.
  8. ^ Desk, ABP News Web. "Meet the another LEAD ACTRESS of Colors TV show 'Devanshi'". Retrieved 1 March 2018.
  9. ^ "Meet Kundali Bhagya's Anjum Fakih, the new hottie in town". India Today. 13 February 2018. Retrieved 26 February 2018.
  10. ^ "Dheeraj Dhoopar starrer Kundali Bhagya becomes the biggest weekday launch since 2016 - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2 March 2018.
  11. ^ "Zee TV as Kumkum Bhagya and Kundali Bhagya get together and play Holi". mid-day. 28 February 2018. Retrieved 2 March 2018.

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