Vandana Pathak

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Vandana Pathak
Born Vandana Vaidya
26 January
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actress
Spouse(s) Neeraj Pathak

Vandana Pathak (née Vaidya) is an Indian film, stage and television actress. She is known for playing Gujarati roles in Indian serials.[1][2] She is popular for her role as Jayshree Parekh in the Khichdi franchise; as well as her antagonistic role of Gaura in the soap opera Saath Nibhaana Saathiya.


She started her career with Hum Paanch in 1995 and has also acted in Gujarati plays.[3] Currently, she is playing the Negative Role of Padmini in the show Savitri Devi College & Hospital.

Personal life[edit]

Pathak was brought up in Ahmedabad,[4] where her father, Arvind Vaidya, was a noted personality of Gujarati theatre. She is married to writer-director Neeraj Pathak who has made films like, Apne, Gumnaam (2008) and Right Yaaa Wrong (2010). The couple has two children: son Yash and daughter Radhika.[5]

Television series[edit]


  1. ^ Maheshwri, Neha (12 November 2011). "Vandana Pathak on new TV show". The Times of India. Retrieved 23 March 2013. 
  2. ^ "Vandana Pathak takes cue from her mother". Telly Chakkar. 29 Jan 2012. Retrieved 28 March 2013. 
  3. ^ "Vandana Pathak Biography". 
  4. ^ "Makarsankranti celebration in RK Laxman..." The Times of India. 14 Jan 2012. Retrieved 28 March 2013. 
  5. ^ "Will the real Jayshree please stand up?". MiD DAY. 2010-10-01. Retrieved 28 March 2013. 
  6. ^ "Talking point with Vandana Pathak". Indian Express. 8 September 2008. Retrieved 28 March 2013. 

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