Vaishali Thakkar

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Vaishali Thakkar
Vaishali Thakkar grace Mumbai Police & NGO kids function.jpg
Thakkar grace Mumbai Police & NGO kids function
Born Vaishali Thakkar
Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actress

Vaishali Thakkar[1] (Hindi: वैशाली ठक्कर; born in Bombay) is an Indian theatre and television actress. She is best known for portraying the comic role of Praveena in the popular show Star Plus TV series Baa Bahoo Aur Baby and portraying the supporting role of Damini in the popular show Colors TV series Uttaran.

Biography[edit]

Vaishali Thakkar was born in Mumbai. She is a veteran of Indian television. She has been associated with the Gujarati theatre for a very long time because her father also played an active role in Gujarati theatre. Her brother Hemal is a popular television producer. She started her career with Gujarati plays and then moved on to doing the long-running series, Ek Mahal Ho Sapno Ka, followed by a stint in the TRP-tripping show Baa Bahoo Aur Baby on Star Plus channel where her screen role as Praveena made her a household name. However, her character was killed midway through the series much to the disappointment of the audience, as the producers claimed her character had not "developed" the way they wanted it to. She rose in the lime-light after portraying the role of Damini Ragendra Bharti in the colors series Uttaran.

Thakkar is fluent in English, Hindi, and Gujarati.

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Channel Role Notes
1999–2002 Ek Mahal Ho Sapno Ka Sony TV Bharti
2000 Kahani Saat Pheron Ki DD National Savri
2000–2004 Shaka Laka Boom Boom Star Plus Lalita
2002-2004 Shubh Mangal Savadhan Sahara One Sonu Co-stars Dilip Joshi, Sumeet Raghavan, Amit Mistry, Hritu Deepak and Sucheta Khanna
2004–2005 Main Office Tere Aangan Ki Sahara One Susheela
2005–2008 Baa Bahoo Aur Baby Star Plus Praveena Thakkar 2005: WonITA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
2006: Won — Gold Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
2006–2009 Teen Bahuraaniyaan Zee TV Maya Gheewala
2008–2015 Uttaran Colors TV Damini Ragendra Bharti 2010: WonITA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
2011: WonBIG Television Awards
2009 Shakuntala Star One Maharani Gandhari
2011 Angel n/a Priya Chawla Debut film
2014 Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap SET India Maan Kanwar
2015 Baal Veer Sab TV Hany (Dadi Bua)
2015 Diya Aur Baati Hum Star Plus Manjari Supporting role
2016 Malaikat Kecil Dari India ANTV Mrs.Behnaz Supporting Role
2016 Tuyul & Mbak Yul Reborn ANTV Herself Guest Star
2016 - 2017 Yeh Vaada Raha Zee TV Kaki Supporting Role
2017 Har Mard Ka Dard Life OK Supporting Role
2018-Present Roop - Mard Ka Naya Swaroop Colors TV Kaushalya Ben Supporting Role

References[edit]

  1. ^ 'TV soaps change tracks by popular demand: Vaishali Thakkar' timesofindia. Retrieved 29 Mar 2012 12.00AM IST

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