Janki Bodiwala

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Janki Bodiwala
Born30 October 1995
Years active2015–present

Janki Bodiwala is an Indian actress from Ahmedabad, India who predominantly works in the Gujarati film industry. She is known for Chhello Divas (2015), Tamburo (2017), Chhutti Jashe Chhakka (2018) and Bau Na Vichar (2019).[1]

Early life[edit]

Bodiwala was born in Ahmedabad, Gujarat to Bharat and Kashmira Bodiwala. She has a brother Dhrupad Bodiwala.[2] She has done her schooling from M K Secondary & Higher Secondary School, Ahmedabad. She did her graduation in Bachelor of Dental Science (BDS) from Goenka Research Institute of Dental Science, Gandhinagar.[3] She also participated in Miss India 2019 where she was in the top 3 finalist of Miss India Gujarat.


Bodiwala made her acting debut in the Gujarati film, Chhello Divas, written and directed by Krishnadev Yagnik.[4] The film released on 20 November 2015 in 231 screens worldwide with positive reviews from critics and commercial success.[5]

In 2017, she acted in O! Taareee,[6] Tamburo[7] and Daud Pakad.[8] She later appeared in films like Chhutti Jashe Chhakka,[9] Tari Maate Once More (2018) and Bau Na Vichaar (2019).[10] She appearrd in Krishnadev Yagnik's Naadi Dosh (2022) along with Yash Soni.[11][12] In 2023 she starred in Vash which was a blockbuster film and Bodiwala's performance was applauded by the audience. In 2024, she is all set to make her bollywood debut along side Ajay Devgan, Jyothika and R. Madhavan in the remake of Vash where she will be seen reprising her role Aarya in the film.


Bodiwala was ranked in The Times Most Desirable Women at No. 50 in 2019.[13]


Year Film Role Director Notes
2015 Chhello Divas Pooja Krishnadev Yagnik
2017 O Taareee Deepa Tapan Vyas
Tamburo Dimple Shailesh Kale
Daud Pakad Priyanka Faisal Hashmi Guest Appearance
2018 Chhutti Jashe Chhakka Ankita Durgesh Tanna
Tari Maate Once More Aaisha Saurin Chaudhary
2019 Bau Na Vichar Shivani Hrutul Patel
2022 Naadi Dosh Riddhi Krishnadev Yagnik
Tu Rajee Re Disha Hardik Bhatt [14]
2023 Vash Aarya Krishnadev Yagnik [15]


  1. ^ "Janki Bodiwala filmography and details". Retrieved 23 December 2019.
  2. ^ "Gujarati film celebrities and their equally attractive siblings".
  3. ^ "Janki Bodiwala – Everything You Need to Know".[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "Movie Review: Chhello Divas". Archived from the original on 8 February 2023. Retrieved 23 December 2019.
  5. ^ "After Recent Hits At The Box Office, 'Gollywood' Rises in Gujarat". NDTV.com. 12 January 2016. Archived from the original on 5 February 2016. Retrieved 4 February 2016.
  6. ^ "O! Taareee movie review". Retrieved 22 December 2019.
  7. ^ "Tamburo Gujarati movie released on 18 August, 2017".
  8. ^ "Janki Bodiwala strikes a pose in a stunning slit dress".
  9. ^ "'Chhutti Jashe Chhakka': 5 things you need to know about the upcoming Gujarati film".
  10. ^ "Bau Na Vichaar Movie Review {3.0/5}: Critic Review of Bau Na Vichaar by Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 27 April 2023.
  11. ^ "Yash Soni and Janki Bodiwala wrap up the untitled venture".
  12. ^ "આવી ગયું રોમેન્ટિક ગુજરાતી ફિલ્મ 'નાડી દોષ'નું ટ્રેલર, છવાઈ ગયા યશ અને જાનકી". I am Gujarat (in Gujarati). Retrieved 23 May 2022.
  13. ^ "MEET THE TIMES 50 MOST DESIRABLE WOMEN 2019 - Times of India ►". The Times of India. Retrieved 7 August 2021.
  14. ^ Tu Rajee Re Movie: Showtimes, Review, Trailer, Posters, News & Videos | eTimes, retrieved 24 July 2022
  15. ^ "Janki Bodiwala's first look from 'Vash' will leave you intrigued - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 3 July 2022.

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