Ketki Dave

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Ketki Dave
Ketki Dave in 2010
Born Ketki Joshi
(1960-08-13) 13 August 1960 (age 58)
Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Other names Daksha Virani
Occupation Actress,
Stand-up comedian
Years active 1999–present
Known for Her Portrayal in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi
Home town Mumbai, India
Spouse(s) Rasik Dave
Children Riddhi Dave (daughter)
Parent(s) Praveen Joshi (father)
Sarita Joshi (mother)
Relatives Purbi Joshi (sister)

Ketki Dave (née: Joshi on 13 August 1960) is an Indian actress. She has starred in over 75 Gujarati films; and notable Hindi films including Aamdani Atthanni Kharcha Rupaiya, Money Hai Toh Honey Hai, Kal Ho Naa Ho, and Hello! Hum Lallan Bol Rahe Hain. She also has many television credits to her name, some of which are Nach Baliye 2,[1] Bigg Boss,[2] Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi,[1] and Behenein.[3] Ketki had acted in Zee TV serial Ye Dil Kya Kare in 2001.[4]

Dave is best known for her role as Daksha Virani in the soap Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, and as Vimla in the film Aamdani Atthanni Kharcha Rupaiya.

Personal life[edit]

Ketki was born on 13 August 1960 to the parents Sarita Joshi, an actress[5] and Praveen Joshi, a theatre director. She has a younger sister Purbi Joshi who is also an actress and an anchor. She is married to the actor Rasik Dave, with whom she runs a Gujarati theatre company.[6]





  1. ^ a b Jagirdar, Sarabjit. "Ketki Dave returns to small screen in negative role". Indo-Asian News Service. 
  2. ^ "Shilpa Shetty's 'Bigg Boss' kick-starts, contenders promise fireworks". Indo-Asian News Service. 
  3. ^ Bhopatkar, Tejashree (5 February 2010). "Ketki Dave packs a new punch!". Sampurn. 
  4. ^ The Sunday Tribune - Spectrum - Television. Retrieved on 23 October 2015.
  5. ^ Singh, Monica (8 September 2010). "Sarita Joshi has more work offers than her daughters!". Sampurn. 
  6. ^ "Couple Star In Comedy". Leicester Mercury. 10 April 2003. 

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