Achint Kaur (born 5 September 1973) is an Indian television and Cinema actresses and is best known for playing the antagonists Mandira and Pallavi in Ekta Kapoor's Indian soap operas Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii, respectively, on Star Plus. She is also the voice behind Shenzi character played in the movie The Lion King (Hindi version). She was also seen playing a mother and a mother-in-law in the serial Jamai Raja.
|Born||5 September 1973 (age 48)|
|Height||173 cm (5 ft 8 in)|
Besides working in some of the popular drama series, she has also played many roles in Bollywood movies, such as Om Jai Jagadish, Corporate, & Julie. She has also won numerous awards for her strong character driven roles. These include the ITA Award for "Best Actress in Supporting Role" for her series Virrudh. As of 2014 she is working in Zee TV's Punjabi/Gujurati theme serial Jamai Raja (2014 TV series).
|2002||Om Jai Jagadish||Tanya Malhotra|
|2002||Sur-The Melody of Life|
|2006||Corporate||Wife of Viney Sehgal|
|2008||Anamika||2009||Three: Love, Lies, Betrayal
|2011||Haunted - 3D||Margaret Malini|
|2011||Jo Hum Chahein||Amrita Singhania|
|2014||2 States||Shipra Mehra|
|2014||Roar: Tigers of the Sundarbans||Forest Warden|
|2016||Zorawar||Major Zorawar Singh's Mother|
|2019||The Lion King (Hindi Version)||As a Voice over for Shenzi character|
|2019||The Tashkent Files||Mrs. Natarajan|
|2021||Koi Jaane Na||Kabir's Friend||Amazon Prime Video|
|Banegi Apni Baat|
|1997-1998||Aahat||Mansi / Holy Ghost / Naina||(Episode 96&97 The Tresspasser), (Episode 110&111 Jungle), (Episode 148&149 The scarecrow)|
|Talaash||Horror TV Series (Episode 46)|
|2003–2008||Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi||Dr. Mandira Kapadia / Priyanka Dutta / Mandira Kiran Virani / Mandira Aditya Gujral||Female Antagonist|
|2004–2005||Piya Ka Ghar||Amba|
|2005–2008||Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii||Pallavi Bhandari / Pallavi Kamal Agarwal / Pammi Balraj Nanda||Female Antagonist|
|2006–2008||Karam Apnaa Apnaa||Nikhila Mahen Kapoor||Negative Lead|
|2006||Piya Kay Ghar Jana Hai||Pakistani TV serial|
|2007–2008||Virrudh||Vedika Rai Singhania||Supporting Role|
Winner:ITA Award for Best Supporting Actress
|2008–2009||Ranbir Rano||Preet Behenji|
|Jhansi Ki Rani||Ladai Sarkar / Queen of Orccha|
|Jamai Raja||DD (Durga Devi) Patel||Main Antagonist Turned Protagonist|
|2019-2020||Jamai 2.0||DD (Durga Devi Patel)||web series on Zee5|
- "Jamai 2.0: TV's Sassy Saas Achint Kaur Sizzles In Red Bikini In Goa".
- "Playing historical character is not easy: Achint Kaur". Mumbai: Indo-Asian News Service. 31 December 2010. Archived from the original on 14 March 2012. Retrieved 15 March 2012.
- "I want to go back to TV: Achint Kaur". The Times of India. 9 February 2014. Retrieved 24 April 2014.
- "Achint Kaur biography". Faltooclub.com. Retrieved 15 March 2012.[permanent dead link]
- "Swabhimaan". IMDb.com. 1995.
- "ITA Awards Winners List". IndiaGlitz. 10 December 2007.
- "Achint steps into Ranbir Rano". Tellychakkar.com. 30 October 2008. Archived from the original on 2 December 2008.
- "Indian TV actors are treated like Gods in Pakistan: Achint Kaur". The Times of India. 21 July 2014. Retrieved 30 March 2015.
- "Indian & Pakistani shows are similar yet different: Achint Kaur". Adgully.com. 19 August 2014. Retrieved 30 March 2015.