Ishita Dutta

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Ishita Dutta
Ishita Dutta's photoshoot.jpg
Born (1990-08-26) 26 August 1990 (age 28)
Jamshedpur, Bihar, India
(now in Jharkhand, India)
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actress
Years active 2011–present
Vatsal Sheth (m. 2017)
Relatives Tanushree Dutta (sister)

Ishita Dutta (born 26 August 1990) is an Indian film and television actress, known for her role in the suspense thriller film Drishyam (2015) and the Hindi soap opera Ek Ghar Banaunga, which aired on Star Plus. She is the younger sister of actress Tanushree Dutta.[1]

Early life[edit]

Dutta was raised in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand in a Bengali Hindu family.[2] She attended D.B.M.S. English School in Jamshedpur, and studied Media Studies in Mumbai. Her sister, Tanushree Dutta, is also a model/actress known for winning the Femina Miss India title (2004).

Acting career[edit]

Dutta started her acting career with the 2012 Telugu film Chanakyudu, opposite Tanish. She and her sister Tanushree Dutta worked together in their next film, Yenidu Manasali, directed by Shrikanth H.R. and produced by Niyaaz Ahmed, but it was left incomplete and unreleased. She then played the leading role in the soap opera Ek Ghar Banaunga.[3] In 2016, she starred in Rishton Ka Saudagar – Baazigar opposite Vatsal Sheth.[4] She made her Bollywood debut playing a supporting role in the 2015 action drama Drishyam alongside actors Ajay Devgn, Tabu and Shriya Saran. She played the role of Devgn's character's daughter. She worked with Kapil Sharma in Firangi.

Personal life[edit]

Ishita Dutta married her longtime boyfriend and former co-star Vatsal Sheth on 28 November 2017 in Mumbai.[5]


Year Film Language Role Notes
2012 Chanakyudu Telugu Swetha Debut film
Yenidu Manasali Kannada ? Incomplete/not released
2015 Raja Rajendra ? Lead role
Drishyam Hindi Anju Salgaonkar Debut Bollywood film
Supporting role
2017 Firangi Hindi Sargi Lead role
2018 Lashtam Pashtam Hindi Zayanah Post-productioon


Year Show Role Channel
2013–14 Ek Ghar Banaunga Poonam Nath/Garg STAR Plus
2013 Nach Baliye 6 Herself/guest STAR Plus
2016 Rishton Ka Saudagar - Baazigar Arundhati Life OK

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Show Result
2013 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Beti Ek Ghar Banaunga Nominated
2014 Favourite Beti


  1. ^ "Ishita Dutta Happy With Kannada Debut". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 8 June 2015. 
  2. ^ Tuteja, Joginder (31 July 2015). "Working with Ajay Devgn, Tabu and Nishikant was superb - Ishita Dutta". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 2016-08-09. Since I am from Jamshedpur, I tried to remember how I was in school. 
  3. ^ "Let's find out what's next in store in Star Plus' Ek Ghar Banaunga". Telly Chakkar. September 19, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Ishita Dutta to romance Vatsal Seth in 'Rishton Ka Saudagar Baazigar'". Mid Day. May 10, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Ishita Dutta And Vatsal Sheth are now married. See Pics". Retrieved 28 November 2017. 

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