Disha Pandey

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Disha Pandey
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Disha Pandey
Born 17 January 1994
Khetri Nagar, Rajasthan, India
Occupation Film actress, model
Years active 2010 - present
Height 5'6"

Disha Pandey is an Indian film actress and model. She has appeared in films in Tamil, most notably Thamizh Padam,[1][2] Telugu and Hindi languages.[3]

Early life[edit]

Disha Pandey was born in Khetri Nagar and brought up in and Khetri Nagar.[4] Her father is a gazette officer with the education department, while her mother is working in Hindustan Copper Limited[citation needed]. She has one elder brother who is married.[5] She was in class 12 when she entered films but was advised to pursue her degree before she did continue acting. Despite choosing biology with mathematics in class 12, Disha decided to pursue arts to be able to complete her degree with ease. She did her BA in Human Rights.[5]

Career[edit]

She has done modelling for commercials like Prince Jewellery and Amul Lassi.[5][6]

She acted in Mayanginen Thayanginen, a Tamil flick opposite Nitin Sathya and Moksha, a Telugu horror film, directed by Srikanth Vemulapalli. In Mayanginen Thayanginen she played the character of a very homely girl — a customer care executive employed with a call taxi company.[7] She made her Tollywood debut in Ramesh Raparthy’s film titled Race and was seen in a Hindi film titled Saare Jahaan Se Mehnga which was based on the subject of inflation.[4] She made her Kannada debut in Jai Lalitha, the Kannada remake of the Malayalam hit Mayamohini. She plays the role that Malayalam actress Mythili played in the original.[8] While the film has not released yet, she has been signed for two more Kannada films, Bombay Mittati, in which she plays a character interested in travelling and photography,[9] and Subramani directed by JK.[10] She has recently starred in the punjabi song Bacha along with Prabh Gill.

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Language Notes
2010 Bolo Raam Juhi Khan Hindi
Thamizh Padam Priya Tamil
2012 Mayanginen Thayanginen Shruthi Tamil
2013 Race Aarthi Telugu
Saare Jahaan Se Mehnga Suman Hindi
Keeripulla Sandhya Tamil
Moksha Disha Telugu
2015 Manasunu Maaya Seyake Lasya Telugu
Jai Lalitha Disha Kannada
Manadhil Maayam Seidhai Tamil
Subramani Kannada
Bombay mittai Aditi Kannada
CTRL-C Disha Telugu

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Laugh away your blues -- Tamizh Padam". The Hindu. 5 Feb 2010. Retrieved 28 May 2010. 
  2. ^ "'Thamizh Padam' heroine watches 70 Tamil films". IndiaGlitz. 2010-03-23. Retrieved 2013-05-22. 
  3. ^ "Bolo Raam". Indian Express. 2 Jan 2010. Retrieved 28 May 2010. 
  4. ^ a b "I'd love to do more films in Telugu: Disha Pandey". Postnoon. 2013-03-03. Retrieved 2013-07-03. 
  5. ^ a b c Malini, Shankaran (2011-06-13). "'Tamizh Padam' Disha Pandey". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 2013-07-03. 
  6. ^ "The Taste of India". Amul. 2013-06-25. Retrieved 2013-07-03. 
  7. ^ Bijoy Bharathan, TNN Nov 16, 2010, 12.00am IST (2010-11-16). "Ready for more 'Tamizh Padams'". The Times of India. Retrieved 2013-07-03. 
  8. ^ "Disha and Aishwarya make their Kannada debut". The Times of India. 2013-07-01. Retrieved 2013-07-03. 
  9. ^ http://www.newindianexpress.com/entertainment/kannada/Love-for-Travel-Made-Disha-Sign-Bombay-Mittai/2014/04/02/article2145209.ece
  10. ^ http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/kannada/movies/news-interviews/Disha-Pandey-paired-opposite-to-Srinagara-Kitty/articleshow/34108444.cms

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