Shrenu Parikh

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Shrenu Parikh
ResidenceMumbai, India
Years active2010–present
Known forIshqbaaaz
Ek Bhram Sarvagun Sampanna

Shrenu Parikh is an Indian television actress known for portraying Gauri Kumari Sharma in Ishqbaaaz and Janhvi Mittal in Ek Bhram Sarvagun Sampanna.

Early life[edit]

Parikh is a Gujarati from Vadodara.[1][2] Her family consists of her parents and brother named Shubham Parikh.[3]

She completed her schooling from Navrachna Vidyani Vidyalaya, Vadodara. She was crowned Miss University in 2007, and was the second runner-up in the Miss Vadodara Competition 2008.[4]


Parikh began her television career with a cameo appearance as Roopa in Star Plus's Gulaal. She then appeared alongside Narendra Jha and Kunal Verma in Colors TV's Havan, portraying Aastha.

In 2012, she played Rajni Vaishnav, an epiquitte woman, in Sony TV's romantic comedy Byaah Hamari Bahoo Ka, co-starring Gaurav Khanna and Prateeksha Lonkar.[5]

Parikh's breakthrough came in 2013 when she featured in Star Plus's romantic drama Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?...Ek Baar Phir as Aastha Kirloskar opposite Avinash Sachdev.

From 2017 to 2018, Parikh played Gauri Kumari Sharma in Star Plus's Ishqbaaaz opposite Kunal Jaisingh. Parikh also appeared in the show's spin-off series, titled Dil Boley Oberoi with Jaisingh.[6]

In 2017, she made her Bollywood debut with Thodi Thodi Si Manmaaniyan opposite Arsh Sehrawat.[7] In 2018, Parikh starred in Lamboo Rastoo opposite Jay Soni.[8]

In 2019, she portrayed Janhvi Mittal/Pooja Sharma in Star Plus's Ek Bhram Sarvagun Sampanna opposite Zain Imam.[9]


Parikh was named Times of India's Ahmedabad's Most Desirable Woman 2017 and 2018.[10][11]



Year Show Role Channel
2010 Gulaal Roopa Star Plus
2011 Havan Aastha Colors TV
2012 Byaah Hamari Bahoo Ka Rajni Sony TV
2013–2015 Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?...Ek Baar Phir Aastha Kirloskar Star Plus
2017 Dil Boley Oberoi Gauri Kumari Sharma
2017–2018 Ishqbaaaz
2019 Ek Bhram Sarvagun Sampanna Janhvi Mittal/Pooja Sharma


Year Film Role Language Reference
2017 Thodi Thodi Si Manmaaniyan Neha Dutta Hindi [12]
2018 Lamboo Rastoo Shruti Yagnik Gujarati [13][14]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Show Result Reference
2019 Indian Telly Awards Best Actress In Supporting Role (Popular) Ishqbaaaz Nominated
Gold Awards Best Actor (Female) Ek Bhram Sarvagun Sampanna TBA

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Shrenu Parikh wants to focus only on work for the next five years". Times of India.
  2. ^ "Shrenu Parikh: I travelled in trains without ticket!". Bollywood Life.
  3. ^ "Sibling Revelry for Shrenu Parikh". The Times of India.
  4. ^ "Shrenu Parikh's big break in Havan!". Times of India.
  5. ^ "Shrenu Parikh in Byah Hamari Bahu Ka". Times Of India.
  6. ^ "The first promo of 'Dil Bole Oberoi' is here and it looks very promising". Times of India.
  7. ^ "Shrenu Parikh to debut in Bollywood". Times of India.
  8. ^ "Shrenu Parikh announces the trailer of 'Lamboo Rastoo'". Times of India.
  9. ^ "Ek Bhram Sarvagun Sampanna's Shrenu Parikh: Jahnvi is an ideal bahu with a hidden motive to harm her in-laws". The Times of India.
  10. ^ "Shrenu Parikh is Ahmedabad Times Most Desirable Woman 2017". Times of India.
  11. ^ "Shrenu Parikh is Ahmedabad Times Most Desirable Woman 2018". Times of India.
  12. ^ "Shrenu to make Bollywood debut". Free Press Journal.
  13. ^ "My debut Gujarati film has an excellent story: Shrenu Parikh". Times of India.
  14. ^ "'Lamboo Rastoo': Shrenu Parikh shares official poster of the film". Times of India.

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