Meher Vij

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Meher Vij
Meher Vij
Vij at the Lions Gold Awards in 2018
Born Vaishali Sahdev
(1986-09-22) 22 September 1986 (age 31)[1]
Delhi, India
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actress
Years active 2005–present
Spouse(s) Manav Vij (m. 2009)
Relatives Piyush Sahdev (brother)
Gireesh Sahedev (brother)

Meher Vij (born Vaishali Sahdev, 22nd September 1986[2]) is an Indian film and television actress. She is the recipient of a Filmfare Award. She played supporting roles in the comedy drama Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015) and the musical drama Secret Superstar (2017), both of which rank among the highest grossing Indian films of all time; for the latter she won the Filmfare Award Best Supporting Actress. She has appeared in television shows including Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil and Ram Milaayi Jodi.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Vij was born in 1986 in Delhi as Vaishali Sahdev. She has an elder brother, Piyush Sahdev.[4]

She married Manav Vij on 5 July 2009 in Mumbai.[5][6] She changed her name from Vaishali Sahdev to Meher in 2009, after marrying Manav Vij.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2003 Saaya Nurse (cameo)
2005 Lucky: No Time for Love Padma
2013 The Pied Piper Shanti
2014 Kesariya Balam Aavo Hamare Des Rasal
2014 Dil Vil Pyaar Vyaar Simran
2015 Bajrangi Bhaijaan Razia
2016 Ardaas Bani
2016 Tum Bin II Manpreet
2017 Secret Superstar Najma

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Network Notes Ref.
2009 Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil Meher Juneja / Maan Star Plus
2010 Ram Milaayi Jodi Hetal Gandhi / Bedi Zee TV
2013 Yeh Hai Aashiqui Preet Bindass Season 1, Episode 21 - "Love Calling" [7]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Filmfare Awards[edit]

Year Nominated work Category Result Ref.
2017 Secret Superstar Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female) Won [8]

Films of India Online Awards[edit]

Year Nominated work Category Result Ref.
2018 Secret Superstar Best Supporting Actress Nominated [9]

Lions Gold Awards[edit]

Year Nominated work Category Result Ref.
2018 Secret Superstar Best Supporting Actor (Male/Female) Won [10]

News18 Reel Movie Awards[edit]

Year Nominated work Category Result Ref.
2017 Secret Superstar Best Supporting Actress Won [11]

Star Screen Awards[edit]

Year Nominated work Category Result Ref.
2017 Secret Superstar Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female) Won [12][13]

Zee Cine Awards[edit]

Year Nominated work Category Result Ref.
2017 Secret Superstar Best Supporting Actress Won [14]

Bollywood Film Journalists Awards[edit]

Year Nominated work Category Result Ref.
2017 Secret Superstar Best Supporting Actress Won [15][16]

IIFA Awards[edit]

Year Nominated work Category Result Ref.
2018 Secret Superstar Best Supporting Actress Won [17]

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