Barkha Sengupta Biography, Age, Affairs, Family & Wiki
Barkha Sengupta (Barkha Bisht Sengupta) is a well known Indian television actress. She attended Symbiosis College in Pune and completed her degree in Bachelors of Commerce. She began her acting career with a TV show ‘Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi’ which was broadcasted on MTV India. Later she was cast in Star Plus show ‘Pyaar Ke Do Naam-Ek Radha Ek Shyaam’. She played 3 roles on the show with the characters ‘Radhika’,’Radha’ and ‘Shyama’. She met her future husband on this show.
Kkavyanjali, Kasautii Zindagii Kay, Sajan Ghar Jaana Hai, Kaisa Ye Pyar Hai, Babul Ki Bitiya Chali Doli Saja Ke, Yeh Hai Aashiqui, Sankatmochan Mahabali Hanuman are few of her shows. She hosted many TV shows including reality shows like Comedy Circus Ke Ajoobe and movie-news based show ‘ Popcorn News’. Her role in Sony TV opera ‘Parvarrish – Kuchh Khattee Kuchh Meethi’ as ‘Pinky’ was appreciated by the audience. In 2017, she was seen as ‘Anjani’ in Sankatmochan Mahabali Hanuman, as ‘ Ayesha Haider ‘ in Naamkaran and as ‘Kali Maa’ in Tenali Rama.
Barkha Sengupta Biography
Barkha Sengupta is an Indian actress and model. She is primarily known for her work in Bollywood and small screen industry. Born on 28 December 1979, she has worked in Hindi TV serials, Bengali and Hindi movies and is a known face of the entertainment industry. She has lots of followers on her Instagram account from all over the world who love her immensely.
Barkha Sengupta Wiki/Bio
Real Name Barkha Bisht Sengupta
Nick Name Barkha
Famous Role Anjani in Sankatmochan Mahabali Hanuman (2015)
Barkha Sengupta is an Indian actress and model. She is primarily known for her work in Bollywood and small screen industry. Born on 28 December 1979, she did her schooling from Kendriya Vidyalaya Fortwilliam in Kolkata. She completed her graduation in B.com from Symbiosis College in Pune. The actress rose to fame for her work in Pyaar Ke Do Naam: Ek Raadha, Ek Shyaam, Sajan Ghar Jaana Hai, Parvarrish – Kuchh Khattee Kuchh Meethi, Sankatmochan Mahabali Hanuman and more. She has worked in Hindi TV serials, Bengali and Hindi movies and is a known face of the entertainment industry. She has lots of followers on her Instagram account from all over the world who love her immensely.
Family, Education & More
Family Father- Name Not Known (Retired Colonel)
Mother- Name Not Known
Brother- Not Known
Sister(s)- Aparna and Sapna
She was born in Hisar, Haryana, India into a middle-class Hindu family. Her parent’s name is not known. Her father is a retired colonel and so she spent most of her childhood in military towns especially in Kolkata. She has two elder sisters named Aparna and Sapna, one being a hotel management professional and another fashion designer. The actress shares a close bond with her family and often shares amazing pictures with them on her Instagram account. She has made her family proud by being one of the known actresses of the entertainment industry.
Height, Weight & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 55 kg
in Pounds- 121 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.) 34-25-36
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black
Barkha Sengupta Age, Personal Life & More
Date of Birth 28 December 1979
Barkha Sengupta Age (Barkha Sengupta age as in 2018) 39 Years
Birthplace Hisar, Haryana, India
Zodiac sign Capricorn
Hometown Dehradun, India
School Kendriya Vidyalaya Fortwilliam, Kolkata
College Symbiosis College, Pune, India
Education Qualification B.Com
Debut Hindi Film (Dancer): Raajneeti (2010)
Hindi Film (Actress): Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela (2013)
TV: Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi (2004–2005)
Bengali Film (Actress): Ami Shubhash Bolchi (2011)
Barkha Sengupta Instagram
Barkha Sengupta’s net worth is $100,000 – $1M (USD). Barkha Sengupta’s earnings for the year have yet to be determined, but she is likely to see an increase in pay, similar to that of 2019. We are in the process of reviewing Barkha Sengupta’s salary, so check back soon. We are constantly updating this page with new financial and earning details.
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2020 Earnings Pending
Salary in 2020 Under Review
Yearly Salary Under Review
Houses She lives in Mumbai, India
Cars No vehicles shown to the public
Husband, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Marriage Date 2 March 2008
Affairs/Boyfriends Karan Singh Grover (Actor)
Barkha Sengupta Husband Indraneil Sengupta (Actor)
Children Daughter- Meera Sengupta
She is married to actor Indraneil Sengupta. The two met each other on the sets of their show “Pyaar Ke Do Naam: Ek Radha Ek Shyam”. They got along with each other well during the show and after the show ended, they realized that they need each other. Knowingly, unknowingly they fell in love with each other and never came out of it and later Indraneil went on his knees and proposed her to which she said “Yes”. The couple tied the knot on 1 March 2008 in a private wedding ceremony accompanied by family and close friends. Later in October 2011, the happy couple was bestowed with a baby girl and named her Meira.
However, before marrying Indraneil, she was dating actor Karan Singh Grover. They were together until 2006 when their engagement broke due to some personal reasons
Favorite Color Yellow, Green, Pink, White
Favorite Brand Gucci
Favorite Player Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Alia Bhatt, Shraddha Kapoor
Favorite Actor Tiger Shroff, Varun Dhawan
Favourite Book Whiteout by Ken Follett
Favourite Film Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995)
Favourite Food Rajma Chawal, Italian Cuisines
Favourite Restaurant Hard Rock Cafe in Lower Parel, Mumbai
Favorite Accessories Watch
Barkha Sengupta Movies And TV Shows – Career
She started her career on television with a show called Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi, aired on MTV India. This was followed by a show on Star Plus called Pyaar Ke Do Naam: Ek Raadha, Ek Shyaam, where she played the lead roles of Shyaama, Raadha, and Radhika. She has also hosted a film-news based program called Popkorn on Zoom TV. She has played the lead role of Anupama in Doli Saja Ke on Sahara One channel. She also played cameo roles on the shows Kasautii Zindagii Kay, Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa, and Kkavyanjali.
She participated in a reality show called Saas v/s Bahu. Her next performance was the central character Dhani in Sajan Ghar Jaana Hai. She then played the character of Hanuman’s mother Añjanā on the show Sankatmochan Mahabali Hanuman on Sony TV and also played the lead role of Prema Shalini on SAB TV’s Shrimaan Shrimati Phir Se. She has also played the role of Bhairavi in Kaal Bhairav Rahasya Season 2. She also acted in the serials Chandragupta Maurya and Paramavatar Shri Krishna by playing the roles of Tarini, the wife of Dhana Nanda and Draupadi respectively.
Barkha Sengupta TV Shows
Year Television Serial Role
2004–2005 Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi As Udita
2005 Kasautii Zindagii Kay As Diya Sengupta
2005 Kkavyanjali As Arpita Nanda / Arpita Vansh Malhotra
2005 Kaisa Ye Pyar Hai As Simone
2006 Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa As Naina
2006 Pyaar Ke Do Naam: Ek Raadha, Ek Shyaam Raadha Sharma Shyaama As Radhika
2006 Popkorn As Newz Host
2007 Aahat – Khel Season 3 – Episode 3
2007 Nach Baliye 3 As Contestant
2007 – 2009 Doli Saja Ke As Anupama Kapoor / Anupama Chaitanya Shekhawat / Anupama Daksh Singhania / Tiya Kapoor
2010 Sajan Ghar Jaana Hai As Dhaani Ambar Raghuvanshi
2012 Comedy Circus Ke Ajoobe As Host/Presenter
2013 Parvarrish – Kuchh Khattee Kuchh Meethi As Pinky Jeet Ahuja
2013 Yeh Hai Aashiqui As English professor
2014 – 2015 Tum Saath Ho Jab Apne As Mariam Tauseef Baig / Mariam Imran Siddiqui
2015-2017 Sankatmochan Mahabali Hanuman As Añjanā
2016-2017 Naamkarann Asha Ashish Mehta / Ayesha As Haider
2017 Tenali Rama As Kali
2018 Partners – Trouble Ho Gayi Double As Shikha
2018 Laal Ishq – As Moksh Shalu (Episode 10)
2018 Shrimaan Shrimati Phir Se Prema As Shalini
2018 Kaal Bhairav Rahasya Season 2 As Bhairavi
2019 Chandragupta Maurya As Tarini
Barkha Sengupta Movies
She has been part of Big screen as well. In 2010, she made her Bollywood debut with the movie “Rajneeti” starring Katrina Kaif and Ranbir Kapoor. Also, she has worked in many Bengali movies like Black, Action, Villain, Ami Shubhash Bolchi, etc. Here is the list of movies she has been part of:
Year Movies Role
2010 Raajneeti As Dancer
2010 Dui Prithibi As Item number
2011 Ami Shubhash Bolchi Charulata Bose, As B Charu
2013 Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-As Leela Kesar
2014 Samrat & Co. As Revati Singh
2014 Action Raka (As Rekha)
2015 Black As Item number
2019 PM Narendra Modi As Wife
Some Lesser Known Facts About Barkha Bisht Sengupta
- Does Barkha Bisht Sengupta smoke?: Not Known
- Does Barkha Bisht Sengupta drink alcohol?: Not Known
- Barkha won the NDA Queen beauty pageant in 2000.
- She is good friends with the famous cricketer Sourav Ganguly.
- Barkha started doing modeling assignments during her college days.
- After her modeling stint, Barkha decided to go into the acting field, but her father didn’t approve of it.
- However, she went against his will and left for Mumbai to make a career in acting. Thereafter, her father stopped talking to her, and he didn’t talk to her for almost two months. However, after the intervention of her mother and sister, he finally got convinced and started talking to her.
- While in Mumbai, she got her first TV show “Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi (2004-05).”
- During her first TV show, “Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi (2004-05),” Barkha had a fall-out with Ekta Kapoor due to some contractual issues; however, after nine years, they finally reconciled.
- She has done cameo roles in various shows such as Kasautii Zindagii Kay(2001-2008), Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa (2006-2007), and Kavyanjali (2005-2006).
- Barkha met her future husband for the first time on the sets of “Pyaar Ke Do Naam…Ek Radha Ek Shyaam (Apr 2006- Sep 2006),” where both were acting opposite each other.
- Before marrying Indraneil, she was engaged to her Ex-boyfriend Karan Singh Grover, but the relationship ended in 2006.
- Apart from acting, she has also hosted shows like Comedy Circus Ke Ajoobe (2012) on Sony TV and film-based show Popkorn (2006) on Zoom TV.
- She was one of the contestants in the dance show Saas v/s Bahu (2008), aired on Sahara One.
- In the 2010 Bollywood film “Raajneeti,” Barkha appeared in the song “Ishq Barse.”
- Barkha is a staunch advocate of the philosophy- “Live and Let Live.”
- In an interview, Barkha said that she didn’t want her daughter to become an actor. She said- Acting, Maine kar li, mere husband ne kar li, ab meri beti nahi karegi.”
- Barkha essayed the role of Jashodaben (Narendra Modi‘s wife) in Narendra Modi’s biopic- PM Narendra Modi (2019).