Sakshi Tanwar is an Indian actress and television presenter. She is known for her work in the television soaps Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii and Bade Achhe Lagte Hain. In 2016, she starred in the Aamir Khan-starrer Dangal.
Sakshi Tanwar was born in Alwar in the state of Rajasthan, India. She is an Indian Television Actress, Television Presenter & Film Actress who known for her work in Television Serials and in Bollywood films.
Sakshi Tanwar Bio/Wiki
|Birth Name||Sakshi Tanwar|
|Age||(as in 2020) 47 Years|
|Debut||Film: Oye re Manva (2006)|
Television: Dastoor (1996)
|Famous Role||Parvati (Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki)|
|Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign||Capricorn|
|Birth Place||Alwar, Rajasthan, India|
|Date of Birth||12-Jan-1973|
|Home Town||Not Known|
|Hobbies||Reading, Cooking, and Travelling|
|Mother's Name||Not Known|
|Father's Name||Rajendra Singh Tanwar|
Marital Status, Husband and Children
|Marriage Date||Not Known|
|Children||Daughter Dityaa ( adopted in 2018)|
|College/University||Lady Shri Ram College for women, New Delhi|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|Brands Endorsed||Not Known|
|Career Manager||Not Known|
Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements
|Height (Approx.)||163 cms|
|Weight (Approx.)||57 kgs|
Extra Ordinary Features
|Race / Ethnicity||Not Known|
|S*xual Orientation||Not Known|
|Dress Size||Not Known|
|Shoe Size||Not Known|
|Favourite Actress||Waheeda Rahman|
|Favourite Actors||Amitabh Bachan|
|Favorite Film|| Sholay|
|Favorite Destination|| Europe|
|Favorite Food||Rajma Chawal, Aloo Matar|
Sakshi Tanwar Family
Tanwar was born on 12 January 1973 to Rajendra Singh Tanwar, a retired CBI officer, in a middle-class family from Alwar, Rajasthan, India.
She was educated in many Kendriya Vidyalayas before graduating from Lady Shri Ram College in New Delhi. Prior to this, in 1990, after completing her pre-university course, she worked as a sales trainee at a five-star hotel. In college, she was the secretary and president of the dramatic society. After graduation, while preparing for the entrance tests to the administrative services and mass communications, she gave an audition for the national broadcaster Doordarshan’s film songs based program Albela Sur Mela in 1998; she was selected as the presenter.
Sakshi Tanwar Net Worth
Sakshi is one of the highest-paid television actresses in the industry. She has an estimated net worth of $2 million which she earned from her career in acting and hosting different reality shows. She is living a luxurious lifestyle with her family in her hometown Alwar, Rajasthan.
|Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)||$2 million|
|Estimated Net Worth in 2018(Approx)||Under Review|
|Annual Salary||Under Review|
Sakshi Tanwar Career/Movies
Sakshi at the BIG Star Entertainment Awards, 2012
After her television debut in 1998 with Albela Sur Mela, Tanwar gained fame for her role as Parvati Agarwal in the soap opera, Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii. Between 2011 and 2014, she played Priya Kapoor, opposite Ram Kapoor, in Bade Achhe Lagte Hain. In December 2012, she made a second appearance on the reality show Kaun Banega Crorepati.
In the 2016 film Dangal, Tanwar played Daya Kaur, wife of former wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat (played by Aamir Khan), who trains his daughters to be world-class wrestlers against social odds. Sakshi Tanwar made a comeback on television with Tyohaar Ki Thaali, first telecasted by Epic Channel in February 2018.
|2006 ||O re Manva |
|2008 ||C Kkompany|
|2015||Katyar Kaljat Ghusal|
|2018||Mohalla Assi |
TV Shows & Serials List
|2000–08||Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii|
|2004||Jassi Jaisi Koi Nahin|
Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki
|2010||Balika Vadhu |
|2011–14||Bade Achhe Lagte Hain |
|2013||Ek Thhi Naayika |
|2014||Main Naa Bhoolungi |
|2016||24: Season 2|
|1998||Albela Sur Mela|
|2005||Kaun Banega Crorepati 2|
|2010||Crime Patrol – Season 2|
|2012||Kaun Banega Crorepati 6 |
|2013||Kaun Banega Crorepati 7 |
|2015||Code Red |
|2017||Tyohaar Ki Thaali |
|2017||Karle Tu Bhi Mohabbat |
|2019||The Final Call|
Mission Over Mars
Sakshi Tanwar Awards and recognition
|2003||Indian Telly Awards Best Actress in Lead Role Parvati Aggarwal Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii|
|2004||Kalakar Awards Best Actress Parvati Aggarwal Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii|
|2010||Indian Television Academy Awards ITA Milestone Award Parvati Aggarwal Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii|
|2011||Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actress - Drama (Jury) Priya Kapoor Bade Achhe Lagte Hain|
Big Star Entertainment Awards Best Actress in a Lead Role (Television) Priya Kapoor Bade Achhe Lagte Hain
|2012||18th Lions Gold Awards Best Actress in a Lead Role (Television) Priya Kapoor Bade Achhe Lagte Hain|
11th Indian Telly Awards Best Actress in a Lead Role (Jury) Priya Kapoor Bade Achhe Lagte Hain
Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards Best Actress in Drama Series Priya Kapoor Bade Achhe Lagte Hain
5th Boroplus Gold Awards Best Actress (Critics) Priya Kapoor Bade Achhe Lagte Hain
Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Awards Best Television Actor in Lead Role (Female) Priya Kapoor Bade Achhe Lagte Hain
People's Choice Awards India Best Drama Actress Priya Kapoor Bade Achhe Lagte Hain
The Global Indian Film & TV Honours Best Actor in a Lead Role (Female) Priya Kapoor Bade Achhe Lagte Hain
Best Onscreen Jodi
(Along with Ram Kapoor)
FICCI Frames Excellence Awards Best Actress in Fiction Series (Television) Priya Kapoor Bade Achhe Lagte Hain
|2013||19th Lions Gold Awards Best Actress in a Lead Role (Television) Priya Kapoor Bade Achhe Lagte Hain|
Star Guild Awards Best Actress in Drama Series Priya Kapoor Bade Achhe Lagte Hain
6th Boroplus Gold Awards Best Actress (Critics) Priya Kapoor Bade Achhe Lagte Hain
Some Known Facts About Sakshi Tanwar
- Does Sakshi Tanwar smoke?: No
- Does Sakshi Tanwar drink alcohol?: Not Known
- Sakshi started her career as a Sales Trainee at the hotel Taj Palace and at a clothing & accessory store Khazana in Delhi.
- She wanted to clear the Administrative Services and Mass Communication entrance examination, but with no success over there she gave an audition in Doordarshan and worked in shows like Dastoor and Albela Sur Mela.
- Later with the role of Parvati in Star Plus’s serial Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii, she became popular in households.
- She also worked as a creative director in the Positive Thinkerz production company.
- Apart from acting, she has also tried her hands as a creative director in TV serial Sammaan Ek Adhikaar.
- Her film Mohalla Assi with Sunny Deol was made in 2012 but never got released.
- She doesn’t have a maid and likes to do work on her own.
- She is known for her punctuality.
- She played in Kaun Banega Crorepati twice as a guest contestant.
- She is a pure vegetarian.
- She is considered as the personal favorite of producer Ekta Kapoor.
Is Sakshi Tanwar Married?
Sakshi Tanwar not married! The TV industry has been abuzz with rumors in the last two days that television actress Sakshi Tanwar had secretly tied the knot with a businessman.