Urvashi Dholakia

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Urvashi Dholakia
Urvashi Dholakia grace Colors’ annual bash.jpg
Urvashi at Colors annual bash in 2016
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actress
Years active 1984–present

Urvashi Dholakia is an Indian television actress. She is best known for her role as Komolika Basu in Kasautii Zindagii Kay and also known for participating the television reality show Bigg Boss 6, where she was the winner in early 2013. She is currently portraying the evil character of Queen Iravati in the fantasy television series Chandrakanta on Colors TV.

Personal Life[edit]

Dholakia was born to a Punjabi mother and a Gujarati father.[1].

Professional career[edit]

Dholakia made her acting career debut at the age of six with TV commercial of Lux soap with actress Revathi,[2] Then came her first TV series at (Doordarshan) Dekh Bhai Dekh as Shilpa.[3] Later she appeared in Waqt Ki Raftar.[2] She also appeared in shows Ghar Ek Mandir, Kabhii Sautan Kabhii Sahelii, Kasautii Zindagii Kay and Kahiin To Hoga.[4] Dholakia gained popularity by playing the role of Komolika Basu in Kasautii Zindagii Kay. In 2012, she participated in Colors TV Bigg Boss 6 and on 12 January 2013, she emerged as the winner of the season.[5] As of 2017, she is featured in Colors TV's Historical-Fantasy series Chandrakanta as Queen Iravati.[6]


Year Serial Role Channel
1993 Dekh Bhai Dekh Shilpa Doordarshan
1995 Zamana Badal Gaya Doordarshan
1997 Waqt Ki Raftar Doordarshan
1997-2005 Shaktimaan Mansi Sharma Doordarshan
2000-2001 Ghar Ek Mandir Sony Entertainment Television
2001-2002 Kabhii Sautan Kabhii Sahelii Sonia Doordarshan
2001-2008 Kasautii Zindagii Kay Komolika Basu Star Plus
2003-2005 Tum Bin Jaaoon Kahaan Shweta Zee TV
2003 Kahani Terrii Merrii Sony Entertainment Television
2003-2007 Kahiin To Hoga Archie Khanna Star Plus
2008-2009 Comedy Circus Kaante Ki Takkar Celebrity Contestant with Shakeel Siddiqui Sony Entertainment Television
2009 Sacch Ka Saamna Herself Life OK
2009-2010 Bayttaab Dil Kee Tamanna Hai Karishma Mehra Sony Entertainment Television
2012 Dil Se Di Dua... Saubhagyavati Bhava? Dr. Komolika Rana Life OK
2012-2013 Bigg Boss 6 Herself (Series Winner) Colors TV
2015 Badi Door Se Aaye Hai 555 SAB TV
2017-Present Chandrakanta Queen Iravati Colors TV
2018 Juzzbaat Herself (as a guest) Zee TV



  1. ^ "Urvashi Dholakia to judge Gujarati reality show". Yahoo! News. 2 November 2011. Retrieved 8 February 2018. 
  2. ^ a b "Serial thriller". The Telegraph. 28 January 2004. 
  3. ^ "Sinfully yours: Arguably the biggest vamp on the small screen, Urvashi Dholakia." The Hindu. Chennai, India. 1 June 2006. 
  4. ^ Pisharoty, Sangeeta Barooah (12 August 2004). "The queen of bad things". The Hindu. Chennai, India. Retrieved 17 February 2015. 
  5. ^ "Urvashi Dholakia television's favorite Komolika crowned the winner of Bigg Boss 6". zeenews.india.com. 12 January 2013. 
  6. ^ "Urvashi Dholakia on her comeback in Chandrakanta, Ekta Kapoor giving her a magic wand and her pride in others imitating Komolika". The Indian Express. 2017-06-29. Retrieved 2017-07-28. 

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