Avika Gor (born 30 June 1997) is an Indian actress who works predominantly in Hindi television and Telugu films. She is known for playing the role of Anandi in Balika Vadhu and Roli in Sasural Simar Ka. She made her Telugu film debut with Uyyala Jampala (2013), for which she won SIIMA Award for Best Female Debut (Telugu). She went on to star in successful films including Cinema Choopistha Mava, Care of Footpath 2, Ekkadiki Pothavu Chinnavada, Raju Gari Gadhi 3 and Net. She also appeared as the lead in TV show Laado – Veerpur Ki Mardani. In 2019, Gor was a contestant on Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 9.

Avika Gor
Avika Gor at the special screening of Incredibles 2 (cropped).jpg
Gor in 2020
Born
Avika Sameer Gor

(1997-06-30) 30 June 1997 (age 25)[1]
NationalityIndian
OccupationActress
Years active2008–present

Early life and careerEdit

Avika Gor was born 30 June 1997 in Mumbai, Maharashtra.[2] She attended Sharon English High School in the Mulund suburb of Mumbai.[3]

She made her Hindi television debut with Ssshhhh...Koi Hai in 2007. She made her film debut in Tollywood with Uyyala Jampala in 2013 and won SIIMA Award for Best Female Debut (Telugu) at 3rd South Indian International Movie Awards for her role.

FilmographyEdit

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2008 Raajkumar Aaryyan Young Rajkumari Bhairavi
2008–2010 Balika Vadhu Young Anandi Singh
2011–2016 Sasural Simar Ka Roli Dwivedi Bhardwaj
2012 Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5 Contestant Not selected
2017–18 Laado – Veerpur Ki Mardani Anushka Sangwan Choudhary [4][5]
2019 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 9 Contestant 12th place

FilmsEdit

Key
  Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Title Role Language Notes Ref.
2009 Morning Walk Gargi Hindi Child artist
2010 Paathshala Avika Hindi Child artist
2012 Tezz Piya Raina Hindi Child artist
2013 Uyyala Jampala Uma Devi Telugu [6]
2014 Lakshmi Raave Maa Intiki Lakshmi Telugu [7]
2015 Cinema Choopistha Mava Parineeta Chatterjee Telugu
Thanu Nenu Keerthi Telugu
Care of Footpath 2 Geeta Kannada [8]
Kill Them Young Geetha Hindi
2016 Ekkadiki Pothavu Chinnavada Ayesha / Amala Telugu [9]
2019 Natasaarvabhowma Bride Kannada Special appearance in "Tajaa Samcahara" song
Raju Gari Gadhi 3 Maya Telugu [10]
2021 Net Priya Telugu
#Bro Subhadra Telugu
2022 10th Class Diaries Chandini Telugu [11]
Thank You   TBA Telugu Filming [12]
I Go To School Avika Kazakh Kazakh debut [13][14][15][16]
TBA 1920 – Horrors Of The Heart   Hindi Bollywood Debut [17]

Short filmsEdit

Year Title Language Notes Ref.
2016 Ankahi Baatein Hindi [18]
2017 I, Me, Myself Hindi Also Writer [18]

Music videosEdit

Year Title Singer Label Ref.
2019 Doggy Ishaan Khan BLive Music [19]
2021 Dil Ko Mere Rahul Jain Zee Music Company
Qurbaan Stebin Ben, Asad Khan [20]

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Ceremony Category Work Result Ref.
2008 8th Indian Television Academy Awards Best Child Artist Balika Vadhu Won [21]
[22]
Best Actress – Drama (Jury)
2009 9th Indian Television Academy Awards Best Child Artist Won [23]
2010 10th Indian Television Academy Awards Won [24]
[25]
2014 3rd South Indian International Movie Awards Best Female Debut – Telugu Uyyala Jampala Won

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Happy Birthday Avika Gor: Five interesting facts we bet you didn't know about Balika Vadhu's Anandi". Pinkvilla.
  2. ^ "Avika Gor turns 19, brings in her birthday with Sasural Simar Ka actor Manish Raisinghan?". India Today. 30 June 2016. Retrieved 21 April 2020.
  3. ^ Olivera, Roshni K. (22 December 2008). "'Work? Acting is my hobby!'". Times of India.
  4. ^ "Avika Gor on her role in TV show Laado 2: Won't be a victim of social evils but will stand up against them". The Indian Express. 2 November 2017. Retrieved 2 May 2018.
  5. ^ "Avika Gor aka Anushka steps into Ammaji's shoes in Laado - Veerpur Ki Mardaani - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2 May 2018.
  6. ^ "Avika Gor's serial a hit in the Telugu market - NDTV Movies". NDTVMovies.com.
  7. ^ "Avika Gor gets busy in Tollywood". Deccan Chronicle. 4 May 2014.
  8. ^ "Avika Gor comes to Sandalwood". The Times of India. 7 January 2014. Archived from the original on 10 January 2014.
  9. ^ Nayak, Elina Priyadarshini (16 January 2017). "Nikhil to revisit his Happy Days look in Ekkadiki Pothavu Chinnavada". The Times of India. Retrieved 5 May 2017.
  10. ^ "'Raju Gari Gadhi 3' film review: Ashwin Babu and Avika Gor-starrer is a comedy gone rogue". The New Indian Express. India: The New Indian Express. Retrieved 8 February 2020.
  11. ^ "Avika Gor's next '10th Class Diaries' talks about friendship, career goals". Telangana Today. 6 November 2021.
  12. ^ Adivi, Sashidhar (4 April 2021). "Raashii Khanna and Naga Chaitanya team up". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 7 April 2021.
  13. ^ "Знаменитая Ананди сыграет в фильме Коянбаева, о чем рассказала на казахском языке | NUR.KZ". 22 February 2021.
  14. ^ Chowdhury, Titas (15 March 2022). "After debut Kazakh film, Avika Gor aims to be a global actor". The Hindustan Times.
  15. ^ "Avika Gor on working in a Kazakh project". The Tribune. 24 March 2022.
  16. ^ Sur, Prateek (24 March 2022). "Avika Gor: People In Kazakhstan Are Familiar With Raj Kapoor, Shah Rukh Khan, Mithun Chakraborty". Outlook.
  17. ^ "Balika Vadhu star Avika Gor is set to make her Bollywood debut with Vikram Bhatt's 1920 Horrors of Heart". India Today. 24 April 2022. {{cite web}}: |first1= missing |last1= (help)
  18. ^ a b "I took a break to understand what I want: Avika Gor". Hindustan Times. 19 May 2017. Retrieved 5 June 2017.
  19. ^ "Avika Gor to feature in 'Doggy' music video with Ishaan Khan". DNA India. 20 September 2019. Retrieved 16 September 2021.
  20. ^ "Music Video - 'Qurbaan' Sung By Stebin Ben And Asad Khan Featuring Aadil Khan And Avika Gor | Hindi Video Songs - Times of India". timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 16 September 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  21. ^ "The Idea ITA Awards, 2008". Archived from the original on 20 August 2010.
  22. ^ "IndianTelevisionAcademy.com". 24 October 2008. Archived from the original on 17 February 2012.
  23. ^ "The Idea ITA Awards, 2009". Archived from the original on 9 September 2015.
  24. ^ "The ITA Awards » The Indian Television Academy Awards". IndianTelevisionAcademy.com. 27 November 2015. Archived from the original on 20 August 2010.
  25. ^ "The 10th Indian Television Academy Awards – Top −4". IndianTelevisionAcademy.com. 6 October 2010. Archived from the original on 1 February 2014.

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