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Nisha Agarwal

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Nisha Aggarwal
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Nisha during a photo shoot, 2010.
Residence Mumbai, India
Nationality Indian
Occupation Model, actress
Years active 2010–2014
Spouse(s) Karan Valecha (m.2013-present)
Parent(s) Vinay Aggarwal (Mother)
Suman Aggarwal (Father)[1]
Relatives Kajal Aggarwal (sister)

Nisha Aggarwal is an Indian film actress who appears in Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam films. She is the sister of South Indian actress Kajal Aggarwal.[2]

Early life[edit]

She was born in 1989 in Mumbai, India to Suman Aggarwal and Vinay Aggarwal. She is the younger sister of actress, Kajal Aggarwal.[3][4]


In late 2010, Kajal Aggarwal announced that Nisha would make her acting debut in Telugu films.[5] Nisha had been travelling with her sister to the shooting sets and soon got noticed. Her first Telugu film, she said, happened after the director saw stills of her in a magazine.[6] Her first film was the romantic drama, Yemaindi Ee Vela, which was a box office success.[7] Her performance was praised by critics.[8] Her next film was Solo, which released in late 2011 and featured her as a medical college student, with a reviewer from Rediff stating that she "proves her acting talents in the second half, especially the climax".[9]

She made her debut in Tamil with the film Ishtam (2012), a remake of Yemaindi Ee Vela,[10] which was a box office failure.[11] She appeared as a "chatpata village girl" in 2013 opposite Aadi in Sukumarudu.[12] Later that year she starred in a film titled Saradaga Ammayitho that saw her pairing with her Yemaindi Ee Vela co-star Varun Sandesh again. In 2014, she entered into the Malayalam film industry with Bhaiyya Bhaiyya, playing Angel, an "educated and headstrong girl",[6] who is the daughter of an ex-minister.[13] She has been signed up for another Malayalam film, Cousins,[14] and has completed filming for the Telugu film DK Bose.This film has been shelved.

Personal life[edit]

Nisha Agarwal married a Mumbai-based businessman Karan Valecha on December 28, 2013.[15][16]


Year Film Role Language Notes
2010 Yemaindi Ee Vela Avantika Telugu Debut
2011 Solo Vaishnavi Telugu
2012 Ishtam Sandhya Tamil Remake of Yemaindi Ee Vela; Tamil debut
2013 Sukumarudu Sankari Telugu
2013 Saradaga Ammayitho Geetha Telugu
2014 Bhaiyya Bhaiyya Angel Malayalam Malayalam debut
2014 Cousins Mallika Malayalam

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