Disha Wakani is an Indian television actress. She mainly appears in TV serials but have also acted in some Bollywood films and TV commercials. Currently, she is seen playing the role of Daya Jethalal Gada in the comedy series Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah.
Disha Wakani was born on 17 August 1978 in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. She got famous for her role as Daya in Taarak Mehta Ka Ulta Chashmah on SAB TV. Disha is a big foodie but she try to indulge not more on outside food and prefers to eat home cooked meals. Her father has been an artist and has also produced and directed various drama plays. So she had a very close bonding with the industry right from childhood. Her parents have supported a lot throughout her journey in the industry.
Name : Disha Wakani
Birthday : 17 August 1978
Age : 38 years
Place Of Birth : Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Sunsign : Aries
Current residence : Mumbai
Spouse : Mayur Parihaar
Brother : Mayur Vakani
Religion : Hindu
Occupation : Actress
Hobbies : Swimming, reading, eating, sleeping
Current Serial : Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
Disha Vakani got married to Mayur Parihaar on November 24, 2015. Mayur is a Mumbai-based chartered accountant.
Dayaben in Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
Disha Wakani is playing the lead role of Daya Jethalal Gada in the popular comedy serial Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah which airs on SAB TV. She is paired opposite Dilip Joshi who plays the role of Jethalal Gada and their on-screen chemistry is very famous and is appreciated by one and all. Mayur Vakani who plays the character of Sundarlal, Daya’s brother in the serial is her real brother.
Disha Wakani made guest appearance in the show Khichdi in 2004, which was aired on Star Plus and then in 2005, she played the role of Nisha in the show Instant Khichdi aired on Star Plus. In 2008 she was selected for the lead role of Daya Jethalal Gada in the famous comedy show Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. She had also played guest roles in the shows like Kaun banega Crorepati 4 and Indian idol 5.
2004 Khichdi (TV series) as guest appearance
2008-present Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah as Daya Jethalal Gada
2002 Devdas as Sakhi 1
2008 Jodha Akbar as Madhavi
2008 C Kkompany as a widow
2005 Mangal Pandey: The Rising
2010 Love Story 2050 as maid