Barkha Sengupta

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Barkha Sengupta
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Born
Barkha Bisht

(1979-12-28) 28 December 1979 (age 39)
Other namesBarkha Bisht Sengupta
OccupationActress
Spouse(s)Indraneil Sengupta (2008–present)
Children1

Barkha Bisht Sengupta (born 28 December 1979) commonly known by as Barkha Bisht is an Indian Television and Film Actress. She works in Hindi TV serials and Bengali, Hindi Movies. Barkha Bisht made her first TV appearance in Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi as Udita. She made her screen debut in Hindi Film Raajneeti (2010) and Bengali film debut in Dui Prithibi (2010). Barkha Bisht married to actor Indraneil Sengupta in 2007.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Barkha with husband Indraneil Sengupta

Barkha spent her childhood in military towns specially in Kolkata, 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, Kolkata. 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.[2] The couple tied the knot on 2 March 2008 in Haridwar after a two-year courtship. In October 2011, she gave birth to a baby girl named Meira.[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.[3] She has played the lead role of Anupama in Doli Saja Ke on Sahara One channel.[4] 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 Bahu, her next performance was as the central character Dhani in Sajan Ghar Jaana Hai. She then played the character of Hanuman's mother on the show Mahabali Hanuman on Sony TV, and played the lead role of Prema Shalini on SAB TV's Shriman Shrimati Phir Se.She is also played the role of Bhairavi in Kaal Bhairav Rahasya's second season. Currently, she is acting in the serial Chandragupta Maurya by playing the role of Tarini, the wife of Dhana Nanda.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Key
Films that have not yet been released Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Title Role Notes
2010 Raajneeti Dancer in song "Ishq Barse"
2010 Dui Prithibi Item number Bengali film
2011 Ami Shubhash Bolchi Charulata Bose, B Charu Bengali film
2013 Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela Kesar
2013 Villain Bengali film
2014 Samrat & Co. Revati Singh
2014 Action Raka (Rekha) Bengali film
2015 Black Item number Bengali film
2019 PM Narendra Modi Wife

Television[edit]

Year Serial Role Notes
2004–2005 Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi Udita
2005 Pyaar Ke Do Naam: Ek Raadha, Ek Shyaam Shyama / Raadha / Radhika
Kkavyanjali Arpita Nanda
2005-2006 Kasautii Zindagii Kay Diya Sengupta
Kaisa Ye Pyar Hai Simone
2006 Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa Naina
Popkorn Newz Host
2007 Aahat Season 3; Episode - 3 'Khel'
Babul Ki Bitiya Chali Doli Saja Ke Anupama Daksh Singhania / Tia Kapoor (Double role)
Nach Baliye 3 Contestant
2010 Sajan Ghar Jaana Hai Dhaani Ambar Raghuvanshi
2012 Comedy Circus Ke Ajoobe Host/Presenter
2013 Parvarrish – Kuchh Khattee Kuchh Meethi Pinky
Yeh Hai Aashiqui English professor
2014 Tum Saath Ho Jab Apne Mariyam
2015-2017 Sankatmochan Mahabali Hanuman Anjani
2016-2017 Naamkaran[5] Asha Mehta / Ayesha Haider
2017 Tenali Rama Kali Maa
2018 Partners - Trouble Ho Gayi Double Shikha [6]
Laal Ishq Shaalu episode 10
Shrimaan Shrimati Phir Se Prema Shalini [7]
Kaal Bhairav Rahasya (season 2) Bhairavi
2019 Chandragupta Maurya Tarini

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Barkha Bisht shares her wedding plans, Tellychakkar.com, 27 February 2007
  2. ^ "Barkha Sengupta on 10 years of being together with Indraneil: I can still manage to blow him away".
  3. ^ Zoom launches 'Popkorn Newz', indiantelevision.com, 17 November 2006.
  4. ^ Sahara One launches 'Doli Saja Ke' on father-daughter relationship, indiantelevision.com, 5 May 2007.
  5. ^ Pitale, Sonali Joshi (28 July 2016). "Viraf Patel and Barkha Bisht to star in Mahesh Bhatt's show 'Namkaran'". mid-day. Retrieved 20 August 2016.
  6. ^ "Barkha Bisht in SAB TV's Partners". Retrieved 12 January 2018.
  7. ^ "Shrimaan Shrimati Phir Se to premiere today; here's what you can expect from the show". The Times of India. Retrieved 13 March 2018.

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