Sumona Chakravarti Profile, Bio, Height, Affair, Age, Wiki
Sumona Chakravarti is an Indian film and television actress who began her acting career at the age of 11 through Aamir Khan and Manisha Koirala starrer Mann in the year 1999. In the next few years, she did quite a few television shows but her big breakthrough happened in 2011 when she played the role of Natasha in Bade Achhe Lagte Hain, a television show produced by Balaji Telefilms. In the following year, she participated in the comedy show Kahani Comedy Circus Ki on Sony Entertainment Television with Kapil Sharma and the duo emerged as the winners of the show. From there on began her professional partnership with Kapil Sharma that is still going on.
From June 2013 to January 2016 she was seen as Manju Sharma in Comedy Nights with Kapil where she played the role of Kapil Sharma’s wife. After wrapping up Comedy Nights with Kapil on Colors TV, Kapil Sharma began his new show called The Kapil Sharma Show on Sony Entertainment Television (India) in April 2016 in which Sumona Chakravarti is seen playing the role of Sarla Gulati, a girl deeply in love with her neighbor Kapil Sharma. In between all this Sumona Chakravarti has also done two travel shows namely Dubai Diaries and Swiss Made Adventures both on NDTV Good Times. While she was the host in Dubai Diaries, she went in as a participant seeking the adventurous side of Switzerland in Swiss Made Adventures.
Chakravarti was born on 24 June 1988 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India as the only daughter of her parents, a businessman father and homemaker mother. She was raised in a Hindu-Bengali household. Chakravarti spent the first few years of her life in Lucknow but her family later moved to Mumbai, Maharashtra. She has one sibling, a younger brother named Shivarga Chakravarti who is a Chef.
Chakravarti studied at the Loreto Convent School in Lucknow until she moved to Mumbai with her family. She then attended the Hiranandani Foundation School, Powai, Mumbai from where she completed her matriculation and later enrolled in Jai Hind College, Mumbai from where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics.
Father- Not Known
Mother- Not Known (Housewife)
Brother-Shivargha Chakravarti (Younger, Chef)
Real Name Sumona Chakravarti
Nickname Not Known
Height in centimeters- 158 cm
in meters- 1.58 m
in Feet Inches- 5′ 2″
Weight in Kilograms- 50 Kg
in Pounds- 110 lbs
Figure Measurements 34-27-34
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black
Sumona Chakravarti Personal Life
Date of Birth 24 June 1986
Age (as in 2017) 31 Years
Birth Place Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Cancer
Hometown Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
School Loreto Convent School, Lucknow
Hiranandani Foundation School, Powai, Mumbai
College Jai Hind College, Mumbai
Educational Qualifications Bachelor of Arts in Economics
Debut Film Debut Film: Mann (1999)
Debut TV: Kasamh Se (2007)
Hobbies Swimming, gymming, painting, reading, dancing
Controversy Not Known
Sumona Chakravarti Favourite Things
Favourite Food Butter chicken with butter naan and Butter garlic prawns
Favourite Actors Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan
Favourite Actresses Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra, Sushmita Sen
Favourite Author Paulo Coelho
Favourite Colours White, Blue
Favourite Perfume Burberry
Sumona Chakravarti Boyfriend/Husband
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends Samrat Mukherjee (Bengali Actor, Rumour)
Salary 5-7 lakh/episode (INR)
Net Worth Not Known
Sumona Chakravarti Career
Chakravarti debuted at age 10 when she appeared as a child artiste in Indra Kumar’s ‘Mann’. Her first notable role was as Nivedita Deb in the popular Zee TV show ‘Kasamh Se’. She then appeared in Star Plus’ highly rated show ‘Kasturi’ in which she essayed the character of Vandy Singhania. Some of her other early roles include shows like ‘Sapno Se Bhare Naina’, ‘Neer Bhare Tere Naina Devi’, ‘Sun Yaar Chill Maar’, ‘Horror Nights’ and ‘Khotey Sikkey’.
Chakravarti gained nationwide recognition in 2012 when she was cast as the antagonist Natasha Kapoor in Ekta Kapoor’s hit television show ‘Bade Achhe Lagte Hain’ and also appeared in Anurag Basu’s ‘Barfi!’. This led her to be cast as a contestant on Sony TV’s ‘Kahani Comedy Circus Ki’ which marked the beginning of her partnership with comedian Kapil Sharma. The duo went on to win the show and developed a close friendship. When Sharma got his own TV show, on Colors TV, ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’, Chakravarti was cast as his wife Manju Sharma. The show ran from 2013-2016. The duo also acted together in Sony TV’s ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ in which she essayed ‘Sarla Gulati’. During this time, Chakravarti also appeared in shows such as ‘Ek Thhi Naayka’, and ‘Jamai Raja’. She hosted the travel show ‘Dubai Diaries’ and explored her adventurous side on the network’s ‘Swiss Made Adventures’ show. Currently, she appears as Meera Banerjee in the Colors TV show ‘Dev’.
Title Year Role Director Notes
Mann 1999 Neha Indra Kumar
Aakhari Decision 2010 Mansee Deepak Bandhu
Barfi! 2012 Shruti’s Friend Anurag Basu
Kick 2014 Vidhi Sajid Nadiadwala
Phir Se 2015 Pia Kunal Kohli
Title Year Role Network Notes
Kasamh Se 2006 Nivedita Deb Zee TV
Detective Doll 2007 Detective Doll SAB TV
Sun Yaar Chill Maar 2007 Bindass
Kasturi 2007–2009 Vandy Singhania Star Plus
Neer Bhare Tere Naina Devi 2010 Chiraiya NDTV Imagine
Sapno Se Bhare Naina 2010 Star Plus
Horror Nights 2010 Mia Star One Episode: “Haunted Hospital”
Khotey Sikkey 2011 Anjali Sony Entertainment Television (India) Episode: “MLA Ashok Rao gets murdered in Williamson Hotel”
Bade Achhe Lagte Hain 2011-14 Natasha Amarnath Kapoor Sony Entertainment Television (India)
Kahani Comedy Circus Ki 2012 Sumona Chakravarti Sony Entertainment Television (India)
Ek Thhi Naayka 2013 Laboni Life OK
Comedy Nights with Kapil 2013-16 Manju Sharma Colors TV
Savdhaan India 2014 Shruti Life OK
Yeh Hai Aashiqui 2014 Tejaswini Bindass
Jamai Raja 2015 Misha Grewal Zee TV
The Kapil Sharma Show 2016-2017 Sarla Gulati Sony Entertainment Television (India)
Dubai Diaries 2016 Sumona Chakravarti NDTV Good Times Show Host
Swiss Made Adventures 2016 Sumona Chakravarti NDTV Good Times Traveller
Dev 2017 Meera Ghosh Colors TV
The Kapil Sharma Show Season 2 2018-Present Bhoori Sony Entertainment Television (India)
Some Known Facts About Sumona Chakravarti
- Does Sumona Chakravarti smoke?: Yes
- Does Sumona Chakravarti drink alcohol?: Yes
- Sumona started her acting career as a child artist with Aamir Khan and Manisha Koirala starrer ‘Mann’ (1999).
- She participated in Miss Mumbai 2005 and was the finalist in Streax Savvy Cover Girl Contest in 2006.
- Her father works in Sri Lanka and she lives along with her mother and brother in Mumbai, since 1997.
- In 2009, she started doing theatre with an English musical play called ‘Da Dating Truth.’
- Both of her maternal grandparents are musicians.
- Despite being a TV actress herself, she doesn’t watch Indian TV shows and watches only American shows.