Nidhhi Agerwal

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Nidhhi Agerwal
Nidhhi Agerwal graces the Filmfare Glamour and Style Awards 2017 (26) (cropped).jpg
Agerwal in 2017
Born (1993-08-17) 17 August 1993 (age 26)
NationalityIndian
EducationChrist University
OccupationActress, Model Dancer
Parents
  • Rajesh Agerwal (father)
  • Indu Agerwal Aman (mother)

Nidhhi Agerwal (born 17 August 1993) is an Indian model, dancer and actress who appears in Bollywood and Telugu films. In 2017, she made her acting debut in the film Munna Michael.[1][2] She was Yamaha Fascino Miss Diva 2014 finalist.[3]

Early life[edit]

Agerwal was born in Hyderabad and brought up in Bengaluru. Born into a Hindi-speaking Marwari family, she can understand as well as speak Telugu, Tamil and Kannada.[4] Her schooling was at Vidyashilp Academy and Vidya Niketan School. She holds a graduation in Business Management from Christ University, Bengaluru.[5][6] She is well trained in ballet, kathak and belly dance.[7]

Career[edit]

In 2016, director Sabbir Khan confirmed that Agarwal was signed as the lead in his film Munna Michael, alongside Tiger Shroff. She was chosen among 300 candidates. About her acting passion she said, "I always wanted to be an actress. Every time I saw Aishwarya Rai on a hoarding I'd tell myself that my face would be up there too one day." Nidhhi was also asked to sign a no-dating clause till completion of the film.[8][9] She also signed a film of KriArj Entertainment which will be directed by Shree Narayan Singh. This will be her second Bollywood film & Naraayan's third directional venture after Toilet: Ek Prem Katha & Batti Gul Meter Chalu. She will also star in Akshay Kumar’s Ikka directed by Ali Khan, it will be a remake of 2014 Tamil hit Kaththi[citation needed]

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Language Notes
2017 Munna Michael Dolly / Deepika Sharma Hindi Hindi Debut/Lead Role
2018 Savyasachi Chitra Telugu Telugu Debut/Lead Role
2019 Mr. Majnu Nikitha "Nikky" Telugu Lead Role
2019 Ikka Hindi Pre-production
2019 iSmart Shankar Sara (Pinky) Telugu Released on July 19, 2019 (USA)
2020 Mask Hindi Pre-production

Television[edit]

Accolades[edit]

  • Honored with life membership of International Film And Television Club of Asian Academy of Film & Television
  • Yamaha Fascino Miss Diva 2014 - finalist[3]
  • Zee cine Awards - Best female debut - Munna Michael

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Confirmed! Tiger Shroff to romance Nidhhi Agerwal in are Munna Michael". Deccan Chronicle. 15 August 2016.
  2. ^ "Munna Michael starring Tiger Shroff, Nawazuddin Siddiqui to release on 21 July". Firstpost. 21 April 2017.
  3. ^ a b "Nidhhi Agerwal: Steamy pictures of the budding star". The Times of India. 8 November 2017. Retrieved 25 August 2018.
  4. ^ Elina Priyadarshini Naya (16 November 2017), "Nidhhi Agerwal: I am a Tollywood buff who grew up watching Telugu films dubbed in Hindi", Times of India. Retrieved 24 April 2019.
  5. ^ "Nidhhi Agerwal". Indiatimes.
  6. ^ "Tiger Shroff to romance Nidhhi Agerwal in Munna Michael". Indiatimes. 21 August 2016.
  7. ^ "I always wanted to be an actor - Nidhhi Agerwal". Indiatimes. 22 October 2016.
  8. ^ "Tiger Shroff's Munna Michael Co-Star Niddhi Agerwal Made To Sign No Dating Clause!". NDTV. 6 October 2016.
  9. ^ "Actress Nidhhi Agerwal okay with no mating clause". Indiatimes. 29 January 2017.
  10. ^ "Ram Pothineni, Nidhhi Agerwal and Nabha Natesh to feature in KTUC season 4's first episode". Times of India. 10 July 2019. Retrieved 18 July 2019.

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