Drashti Dhami is a famous Indian television actress and model. She made her debut with the music video, “Saiyan Dil Mein Aana Re”. She shot to fame for playing the lead character of Geet in the show Geet – Hui Sabse Parayi which proved to be a turning point in her career. She was seen in Zee TV’s daily soap Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani which airs on Zee Tv. Currently, she is seen in Star Plus’ daily soap Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil.
Drashti Dhami was born on January 10, 1985 in Mumbai, India. She comes from a conservative Gujarati family. She has completed her schooling from St.Immaculate Girl’s High School in Borivali after that opted for a degree in Sociology from Mithibai College, Mumbai.
Birth Name : Drashti Dhami
Date of Birth : 10 January 1985
Age : 31 years
Height : 5’5″
Spouse : Neeraj Khemka
Brother : Jaysheel shami
Sister-in-law : Suhasi dhami
Zodiac sign : Capricorn
Debut : Saiya dil me aana re….music video
Occupation : Model, Actress
Status : Married
In Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil
Drashti Dhami is seen in Ekta Kapoor’s show Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil. The show is said to be inspired from the blockbuster movie Pardes. It also stars Arjun Bijlani and Laksh Lalwani in lead roles.
Drashti Dhami is playing the role of Naina Batra in the series. The show has started from 7 November 2016.
After the courtship of almost six years, Drashti Dhami has finally tied the knot with her longtime boyfriend Neeraj Khemka. The wedding was held on February 21, 2016. Neeraj is an NRI businessman who has shifted base to Mumbai.
Drashti Dhami has done many advertisements and was known for her modelling before she came into the television industry. She made her debut with the music video by Harry Anand. She was also seen in a Punjabi music video ‘Nachle Soniye Tu’ and in the remix version of ‘Humko Aaj Kal Hai Intezar’.
Having been a dance instructor earlier in life, Drashti also excels in the field of Bollywood dance. She has also done commercials for Colgate (toothpaste) with Saif Ali Khan, Lion Honey, Pulimoottil SILKS, Vasan Eye care, RKS Grand (Shopping Mall), Amul, VIP Bags and jewellery.
Drashti Dhami was born and brought up into a Gujarati family. She has an elder brother Jaysheel Dhami. Her sister-in-law Suhasi Dhami is also a television actress who played the role of Abha in the show Yahaan Mein Ghar Ghar Kheli. Drashti is very close to her mother.
Favorite ice-cream flavor : Mint chocolate chip from Baskin Robins
Favorite colour : White
Favorite Smell : Mud when it rains.
In Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani
Drashti Dhami was seen in Sphere Origins’ show Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani on Zee TV. She has played the role of Gayatri opposite Siddhant Karnick aka Rana ji.
2008-2009 Dill Mill Gayye
2010-2011 Geet – Hui Sabse Parayi
2012-2014 Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon
2013 – Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6 (winner)
2015-2016 Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani