Prachi Desai Wiki
Prachi Desai is an Indian actress who mainly works in bollywood. She has started her career with television series “Kasamh Se” and got recognition. She later made her big screen debut with the film Rock On followed by movies like Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai, Bol Bachchan and many more which attained her industrial appreciation. She was seen in the flick Rock On 2.
Prachi Desai was born on 12 September 1988, in Surat into a Gujarati family. She is the endorser, spokesperson, brand ambassador and the face of Neutrogena products in India. She is additionally the brand ambassador of Goa Tourism, a preferred vacation destination in India.
Name : Prachi Desai
Birth place : Surat, Gujarat
Date of Birth : 12 September 1988
Age : 28 years
Height : 5’3″ (approx)
Sibling : Esha Desai
Occupation : Model and Actress
Sun sign : Virgo
Eye color : Black
Hair color : Black
Hobbies : Balloon Sculpting, poem writing
Languages known : Hindi, English and Gujarati
Favourite food : Dhokla and other Gujarati dishes
Desai has studied in St. Joseph Convent, Panchgani and completed her schooling till ninth grade in Surat. She has completed her higher studies in Sinhagad College in Pune. As a student, she won several prizes for her active participation in dance and acting competitions.
Prachi Desai is passionate about acting since childhood. She was in Pune for higher studies and had almost finished her junior college when her pictures were sent to Balaji Telefilms who called her for audition. She was 17 when she left studies and started career in acting with daily soap Kasamh Se as Bani opposite Ram Kapoor. Later, she got an opportunity to join bollywood and made debut with the film “Rock on!!” opposite Farhan Akhtar. Recently, she was seen in Azhar opposite Emraan Hashmi.
Prachi Desai was born in Surat, Gujarat to Niranjan Desai and Ameeta Desai. She has one sister named Esha Desai. She is very close to her sister and shares everything with her.
In Rock On 2
Rock On! 2 is the sequel of Rock on! which starred Shraddha Kapoor joining the existing cast which includes Prachi Desai, Farhan Akhtar, Arjun Rampal, Purab Kohli and Shahana Goswami. Prachi was seen as Farhan Akhtar’s wife in the flick.
Considering the profession they are in, along with rigorous shooting schedules, an actor needs to be in a perfect shape always. She said “whenever I have some time I practice yoga as it has a lot of health benefits.”
Prachi Desai is very much single and is not dating anyone.
2006 Indian Telly Award for Fresh New Face of the Year (Female)
2006 Kalakar Award for Best Actress
2007 Indian Telly Award for Best Actress
2007 Sansui Television Award for Best Actress
2008 Sansui Television Award for Best Popular Actress
2008 The Global Indian TV Honours: Best Actress
2009 Indian Telly Award: Special Award for Successful Bollywood Breakthrough
2011 Apsara Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
2011 IIFA Award for Best Supporting Actress
2011 Top 10 Bollywood: Supporting Actress of the Year Poll
2006-08 Kasamh Se
2006 Kasautii Zindagii Kay
2007 Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 2
2008 Rock On!!
2009 Life Partner
2010 Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai
2012 Teri Meri Kahaani
2013 I, Me Aur Main
2014 Ek Villain – Cameo
2016 Rock On 2