Deepshikha Nagpal simply known as Deepshikha, is an Indian actress and film director who mainly works in Hindi films and Hindi television productions. She has starred in several successful Hindi films including the films Koyla, Baadshah , Dillagi and Partner. She participated as a contestant in the Colors TV's reality show Bigg Boss Season 8 in 2014.

Deepshikha Nagpal
Deepshikha in 2020
Born
Deepshikha Nagpal
Occupations
  • Actress
  • film director
  • film writer
Years active1994–present
Spouses
  • (m. 1997; div. 2005)
  • Keshav Arora
    (m. 2012; div. 2016)
ChildrenVedhika, Vivaan[1]

She received acclaim in the Hindi film industry only after the release of Koyla. She was also seen in the Bollywood movie Dhoom Dadakka with Satish Kaushik. She has also acted in a number of TV soaps. Her debut film as a director, Yeh Dooriyan, was released in August 2011.[2] She was a contestant on Bigg Boss 8 in 2014.

Personal life edit

Deepshika married Jeet Upendra and has two children, but after ten years they divorced. She has an older sister who is a TV Actress Aarti Nagpal.[3] In January 2012, she married Indore-based Keshav Arora, who had been her co-actor in her directorial debut Yeh Dooriyan.[4][5][6]

She appeared on Season 8 of the Colors reality show Big Boss, and was evicted on the 21st day.[7]

Filmography edit

Year Film Role Notes
1994 Gangster
1994 Betaaj Badshah Girl saved by Arjun
1995 Rani Hindustani Ganga / Mohini
Karan Arjun
Dance Party Poison
1997 Police Station
Koyla Bindya
1998 Barsaat Ki Raat
1999 Teri Mohabbat Ke Naam Manju
Sirf Tum Item song "Patli Kamar"
Monisha En Monalisa
Kahani Kismat Ki
Jaanam Samjha Karo Girl in Temple
Baadshah Rani
Dillagi
2000 Dard Pardesaan De Kamal / Dolly
Agniputra
2002 Rishtey The Seductress
2004 Dukaan: Pila House Shyama (bride)
2005 Pyaar Mein Twist Parul Arya
2006 Maut ka Saudagar Lavanya Dinega
Corporate
Mohtyachi Renuka Preeti Marathi film
2007 Red Swastik Sarika
Partner Pammi
2008 Dhoom Dadakka Rambha J. English
Bhram: An Illusion Sunita Sharma
Mate Ani Dela Lakhye Faguna Shikha
Pranali: The Tradition Chanda
2009 Tukya Tukwila Nagya Nachwila
2011 Yeh Dooriyan Simi credited as producer, director, writer, dialogue and screenplay
Gandhi to Hitler
2015 Second Hand Husband Kaajal
2017 Raktdhar
2018 Teri Bhabhi Hai Pagle
2019 One Day: Justice Delivered Dr. Reena Chopra

Television edit

Year Serial Role Notes
1993 Kanoon Maggie Episodic Role
1996 Dastaan E Hatimtai Neelam Pari (Fairy) Cameo appearance / Narrator
1998 Shaktimaan Paroma Supporting Role
Sherali
1999 Suraag – The Clue Inspector Sneha Verma (Episode 6) Episodic Role
2000 Vishnu Puran Suruchi Supporting Role
2001 Suraag – The Clue Damini (Episode 92) Episodic Role
Kamini Roy (Episode 92)
2000–2004 Son Pari Ruby Negative Role
2002 Ramayan Sulochana Supporting Role
2002 Ssshhhh...Koi Hai – Zehreena Zehreena (Episode 33) Episodic Role
2002 Suraag – The Clue Avantika Darshan Kashyap (Episode 143) Episodic Role
2002 Suraag – The Clue Tanya Rai (Episode 160) Episodic Role
Champa (Episode 160)
Imposter Tanya Rai (Episode 160)
Inspector Kiran Mehra (Episode 160)
2002 Ssshhhh...Koi Hai – Vikraal Aur Zaalima Zaalima (Episode 64) Episodic Role
2002–2004 Kittie Party Kuku Nagpal Lead Role
2003 Shararat Riya (Episode 16) Episodic Role
2003–2004 Karishma – The Miracles of Destiny Sanjana Negative Role
2005 A.D.A. Anita Lead Role
2006 CID – Maut Ka Saudagar Lavanya Dinega (Episode 406) Episodic Role
2006 CID – The Invisible Eye Witness Vyoma Sudeep Kumar (Episode 430) Episodic Role
2006–2007 Kashmakash Zindagi Ki Aradhana Supporting Role
2005–2009 Baa Bahoo Aur Baby Ichcha Cameo; a few episodes
2008 Dancing Queen Herself Contestant
2012–2013 Hongey Judaa Na Hum Tara Avinash Duggal Supporting Role
2013 Nach Baliye 5 Herself; contestant Finished in 11th place with husband Keshav Arora
Baal Veer Bawander Pari Supporting Role
2014 Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon Pam Harshwardhan Kapoor Negative Role
Bigg Boss 8 Contestant Evicted on Day 21, 12 October 2014
2015 Yam Hain Hum Badi Bindu Maam Supporting Role
Mushkil Samme Mein Toral Negative Role
2016 Janbaaz Sindbad Shalaka Negative Role
Adhuri Kahaani Hamari Maha Dayaan Negative Role
Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani Abida
2017 Peshwa Bajira Zeb-Un-Nisa
Santoshi Maa Kranti Maa
Crime Patrol Devyani Patrick Banerjee Crime Patrol Dial 100 Season 4 Episode 674 21st December2017
2018 Khichdi Returns Dr.Tilottama Dhakdhaki (Episode 6) Episodic Role
2019 Main Bhi Ardhangini Neelambari Thakur / Mahamaya Negative Role
2019 Phir Laut Aayi Naagin Kanchan Negative Role
2021 Ranju Ki Betiyaan Lalita Guddu Mishra Negative Role
2022–2023 Na Umra Ki Seema Ho Satyavati Shantanu Raichand Supporting Role
2023 Palkon Ki Chhaon Mein 2 Maya Negative Role

References edit

  1. ^ "Mother's Day 2021: 'My feelings took a backseat, and my kids became priority', says single mom Deepshikha Nagpal". 8 May 2021. Archived from the original on 20 July 2022. Retrieved 20 July 2022.
  2. ^ "Deepshikha Nagpal is ready to change perceptions!". The Times of India. 25 August 2011. Archived from the original on 26 September 2012. Retrieved 5 September 2011.
  3. ^ "When reel into turns real for Deepshikha Nagpal". Daily News and Analysis.
  4. ^ "Deepshikha is all set to tie the knot with Keshav Arora". Mid-Day.
  5. ^ "Don't want to talk about it: Deepshikha Nagpal on husband Kaishav Arora threatening to kill her and kids". Archived from the original on 26 April 2015.
  6. ^ "TV actress Deepshikha Nagpal restrains husband from entering home". 24 April 2015..
  7. ^ "Bigg Boss 8 eviction: Deepshikha Nagpal out!". Daily News and Analysis. Retrieved 12 October 2014.

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