Barkha Bisht Sengupta

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Barkha Bisht Sengupta
Barkha bihst.jpg
Native name બરખા બિશતે
Born (1979-12-28) 28 December 1979 (age 37)
Hisar, Haryana, India
Occupation Actress
Spouse(s) Indraneil Sengupta (2007–present)

Barkha Bisht Sengupta (born 28 December 1979) is an Indian television actress. She is married to co-star Indraneil Sengupta.[1] She hosted Comedy Circus Ke Ajoobe on Sony Entertainment Television.

Personal life[edit]

Barkha with husband Indraneil Sengupta

Barkha spent her childhood in military towns, as her father was a Colonel. She is the youngest of three sisters, the eldest being a hotel management professional and the elder a fashion designer. She was very popular amongst her childhood friends, especially in Kendriya Vidyalaya, Fort William. She was also voted as the NDA Queen, in December 2000, where she was escorted by her old friend, S Ganguly. She is married to Indraneil Sengupta, her fellow actor and co-star from Pyaar Ke Do Naam: Ek Raadha, Ek Shyaam and Doli Saja Ke. The couple tied the knot on 2 March 2008 after a two-year courtship. In October 2011, she gave birth to a baby girl named Meera.[1]

Career[edit]

She started her career on television with a show called Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi, aired on MTV India. This was followed by a show on Star Plus called Pyaar ke do naam...Ek Radha Ek Shyaam, where she played the lead roles of Shyama, Radha and Radhika. She has also hosted a film-news based programme called Popkorn on Zoom TV.[2] She has played the lead role of Anupama in Doli Saja Ke on Sahara One channel.[3] She also played cameo roles on the shows Kasautii Zindagii Kay, Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa and Kavyanjali. She participated in a show called Saas vs BaӓӕОњњxt performance was as the central character Dhani in Sajan Ghar Jaana Hai. Also she is playing the character of Hanuman's mother on the show Mahabali Hanuman currently running on Sony TV.

Television and film[edit]

Year Serial Role Co-Stars Channel/Cinema
2004–2005 Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi Udita MTV India
2005 Pyaar Ke Do Naam: Ek Raadha, Ek Shyaam Shyama / Raadha / Radhika Indraneil Sengupta Star Plus
2005 Kkavyanjali Arpita Nanda Star Plus
2001-2008 Kasautii Zindagii Kay Diya Sengupta Star Plus
2005-2006 Kaisa Ye Pyar Hai Simone SET Asia
2006 Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa Naina STAR One
2006 Popkorn Newz Host Zoom TV
2007 Babul Ki Bitiya Chali Doli Saja Ke Anupama Daksh Singhania Amit Sareen / Indraneil Sengupta Sahara One
2010 Sajan Ghar Jaana Hai Dhaani Ambar Raghuvanshi Kunal Bhatia Star Plus
2010 Raajneeti Item number Hindi film
2010 Dui Prithibi Item number Dev Bengali film
2011 Ami Shubhash Bolchi Charulata Bose, B Charu Bengali film
2012 Comedy Circus Ke Ajoobe Anchor (Host) Sony Entertainment Television
2013 Parvarrish – Kuchh Khattee Kuchh Meethi Pinky Vishal Singh Sony Entertainment Television
2013 Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela Kesar Abhimanyu Singh Hindi film
2013 Villain Bengali film
2013 Yeh Hai Aashiqui English professor Shravan Reddy Bindass TV
2014 Samrat & Co. Revati Singh Indraneil Sengupta Hindi film
2014 Action Raka (Rekha) Om Bengali film
2014 Tum Saath Ho Jab Apne Mariyam Khalid Siddiqui / Hasan Zaidi Sony Pal
2015-2016 Sankatmochan Mahabali Hanuman Anjani Gagan Kang Sony Entertainment Television
2015 Black Item number Bengali film
2016 Naamkaran[4] Asha Mehta / Ayesha Haider (Deceased) Arsheen Naamdaar Star Plus

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Barkha Bisht shares her wedding plans, Tellychakkar.com, 27 February 2007
  2. ^ Zoom launches 'Popkorn Newz', indiantelevision.com, 17 November 2006.
  3. ^ Sahara One launches 'Doli Saja Ke' on father-daughter relationship, indiantelevision.com, 5 May 2007.
  4. ^ Pitale, Sonali Joshi (28 July 2016). "Viraf Patel and Barkha Bisht to star in Mahesh Bhatt's show 'Namkaran'". mid-day. Retrieved 2016-08-20. 

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