The list of Indian Television Actresses is incomplete without the name of Rashami Desai. The astonishing name earned by her in Acting has left deep marks on the audience’s intellect. Her efforts and dedication towards acting and her profession can be seen in her work!
- Real Name: Divya Desai
- Adopted Name: Rashami Desai
- Profession: Actress, Model, Dancer
- Date Of Birth: 13th February 1986
- Age: 35 years
- Place of Birth: Nagaon, Assam
- Hometown: Gujrat
- Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
- Religion: Hinduism
- Nationality: Indian
- She started her debut career in am Assamese Film “Kanyadaan” in 2002
- Played the role of Sheetal in a Bollywood film “Yeh Lamhe Judaai Ke” in 2004
- Cast a role in Bhojpuri Film “Balma Bada Nadaan” in 2004
- Started as Anjali Kapadia in the movie “Superstar” in 2017
- Played the role of Mandodari in “Raavan” in 2006
- Famous for her role in “Uttaran” as Tapasya Raghuvendra Pratap Rathore, aka Tapu
- Cast in the serial named “Dil Se Dil Tak” in 2017
Awards and Accomplishments
- For TV serial “Uttaran”, Indian Television Academy Award for Best Actress in Negative role Popular in 2010
- For TV serial “Uttaran”, Indian Telly Award for Most Popular Negative Actor Female in 2010
- For TV serial “Uttaran”, Boroplus Gold Award for Best Actress in Negative Role in 2010
- For TV serial “Uttaran”, Big Star Entertainment Award for Best Television Actor Female in 2010
- For TV serial “Uttaran”, Boroplus Gold Award for Best Actress in Negative Role in 2011
- For TV serial “Uttaran”, Apsara Award for Best Negative Actress in 2011
- For TV serial “Uttaran”, BIG Television Award for BIG Namkeen Character Female Fiction in 2011
- Shared a Colors Golden Petal Award for Best onscreen Jodi with Siddharth Shukla for the TV serial “Dil Se Dil Tak” in 2017
- School: JB Khot Primary School, Borivali East, Mumbai
- College: Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics
- Educational Qualification: Diploma in Commerce
- Hobbies: Dancing, Traveling, Driving, Swimming
- The domain of Interest: News and Current Affairs
- Marital Status: Divorced
Affairs and Boyfriends:
- Nandish Sandhu
- Laksh Lalwani
- Siddharth Shukla
- Arhaan Khan
- Marriage Date: 12th February 2012
- Husband: Nandish Sandhu
- Married in 2012 – Divorced in 2015
- Father: Ajay Desai
- Mother: Rasila Desai
- Brother: Gaurav Desai
- Food: Pizza
- Beverage: Coffee
- Actors: Salman Khan and Hrithik Roshan
- Actress: Madhuri Dixit and Alia Bhatt
- Color: White
- Bollywood movies: Mother India, Andaz Apna Apna, Hum Saath Saath hai
- She belongs to a middle-class family in Assam.
- Her family rules also exist in Gujarat.
- She lost her father when she was a child.
- She got her first acting assignment during her diploma pursuance.
- She has worked in many B-Grade films in the course of her career.
- She made a Cameo in a Bollywood Hit film starring Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha, “Dabangg 2”.
- She has starred in numerous films, including Hindi, Bhojpuri, Bengali, Assamese, and Manipuri.
- She took part in “Nach Baliye 7” in 2015, with her that-time husband, Nandish Sandhu.
- Rashmi Desai has featured as a guest in tremendous reality shows like “Comedy Circus”, “Zara Nachke Dikha”, “Big Money”, “Kitchen Champion S-2”, “ Comedy ka Maha Muqabala”, “Maha Sangram”, and “Jhalak Dikhlaja”.
- She has also appeared in serials after “Uttaran” like “Ishq ka Rang Safed”, “Adhuri Kahani Humari”, and “Dil Se Dil Tak”.
- She has acquired teachings in Dance Forms like Bharatnatyam and Kathak.