Roshni Walia

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Roshni Walia
Born (2001-09-20) 20 September 2001 (age 17)
Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Residence Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Occupation Teen actress
Years active 2012–present
Notable work Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap

Roshni Walia (born 20 September 2001, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh) is an Indian teen actress.

Walia began her career with television advertisements and firstly acted in television shows Main Lakshmi Tere Aangan Ki. Later she played roles in various shows like Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap as Maharani Ajabde, Gumrah: End of Innocence and Yeh Vaada Raha.

Life and career[edit]

Roshni Walia was born on 20 September 2001[1][2] in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India.She is currently living in Mumbai. Her mother is Sweety Walia.[3] She has a sister, Noor Walia, who is older to her.[4] Walia's maternal grandfather was an army officer.[5]

Walia began her career with television commercials.[6] Thereafter Walia played in Life OK television's drama series Main Lakshmi Tere Aangan Ki, in it she played the role of Jiyana.[6] Later, Walia was cast in Life OK's another drama series Ringa Ringa Roses, she played the daughter of Samir Soni's character.[7] In 2014, Walia played the female lead in Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap, in which she played the role of young Maharani Ajabde Punwar, the first wife of Maharana Pratap.[5][8] She received Favourate Child Artist — Female at the 2015 Lions Gold Awards.[9] She was nominated for the Best Child Actor - Female in 13th Indian Telly Awards 2014.[10][11] In December 2014, Walia featured in the third season of Keylight Productions' youth crime drama series Gumrah: End of Innocence. The show aired on Channel V India, in which she played the role of Aarohi. Walia currently portrayed the lead character in Zee television's Yeh Vaada Raha, where she was playing the role of Survi, a sober, sweet and cute girl.[12]

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Title Year(s) Character Channel Notes
Main Lakshmi Tere Aangan Ki 2012 Jiyana Life OK
Khauff Begins... Ringa Ringa Roses 2014 Maitri Life OK Mini TV series
Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap 2014 Maharani Ajabde Sony TV Lead role
Yeh Vaada Raha 2015 Survi Zee TV lead role

Films[edit]

Film Year Character
My Friend Ganesha 4 2012
Machhli Jal Ki Rani Hai 2014 Guddi
Firangi 2017

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Recipient Category Nominated work Result
2014 Indian Telly Awards Best Child Actor — Female Maharana Pratap Nominated[10][11]
2015 Lions Gold Awards Favourate Child Artist — Female Maharana Pratap Won[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "'Yeh Vaada Raha' best B-day gift from god: Roshni Walia". Zee News. Retrieved 18 September 2015.
  2. ^ "'Yeh Vaada Raha' best B-day gift from god: Roshni Walia". The Indian Express. 9 September 2015. Retrieved 18 September 2015.
  3. ^ "Roshini Walia in Deeparaj's next". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 September 2015.
  4. ^ "Raksha Bandhan Special: 'Maharana Pratap' fame Roshni Walia and her sister tie rakhi to each other". Daily Bhaskar. Retrieved 18 September 2015.
  5. ^ a b "Young girls in big roles". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 18 September 2015.
  6. ^ a b "Roshni Walia to play Arjun-Lakshmi's daughter". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 September 2015.
  7. ^ "Roshni Walia to play Samir Soni's daughter!". Daily Bhaskar. Retrieved 18 September 2015.
  8. ^ "Jannat Zubair & Roshani Walia in Maharana Pratap". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 September 2015.
  9. ^ a b Up Next. "Roshni Walia Wins Favourite Child Artist Award At Lions Gold Award 2015". Msn.com. Retrieved 19 October 2015.
  10. ^ a b "Indian Telly Awards 2014 - Popular". Retrieved 18 September 2015.
  11. ^ a b "Indian Telly Awards 2014 - Nominees". Archived from the original on 14 September 2015. Retrieved 18 September 2015.
  12. ^ "ZEE TV to jig schedule for 'Yeh Vaada Raha' launch". Retrieved 18 September 2015.