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Jennifer Winget (born 30 May 1985) is an Indian actress.[5][6][7] She has appeared in various Indian TV shows.[8][9][10]

Jennifer Winget
Jennifer Winget at the '11th Star Parivaar Awards 2013'.jpg
Winget at 11th Star Parivaar Awards
Born Jennifer Winget
(1985-05-30) 30 May 1985 (age 32)[1][2]
Goregaon, Mumbai , India[3]
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actress, television host
Years active 1988–present
Spouse(s) Karan Singh Grover (m. 2012; div. 2014)[4]

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Career

She started her career at the age of 12 as a child artiste in the film Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Ho Gaya,[11] and then appeared as a child artiste in the Indian film Kuch Naa Kaho at the age of 14.[12]

Later as an adult she went on to work in various different Indian TV shows.[12][13][14]

She won the Indian Television Academy Awards for Best Actress Critics for her role in Saraswatichandra.[15] Eastern Eye placed her at 21st position on its list of World's Sexiest Asian Women for 2012.[16] Jennifer is working in the Sony Entertainment Television romantic thriller Beyhadh.[17]

Personal life

Winget is the daughter of a Punjabi mother and a Maharashtrian Christian father, and is often mistaken for a Westerner due to her unusual name.[11] Winget married Karan Singh Grover on 9 April 2012.[18][19] In November 2014, Winget stated that she and Grover had separated.[4][20]

Filmography

Films

Year Title Role Ref(s)
1995 Akele Hum Akele Tum Young Girl [citation needed]
1997 Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat School Kid [citation needed]
2000 Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Ho Gaya Tanu (child) [21]
2003 Kuch Naa Kaho Pooja (child) [22]
2012 Love Kiya Aur Lag Gayi Ria [23]
2013 Life Reboot Nahi Hoti [24]
2015 Phir Se... Kajal Kapoor [25]

Television

Year Title Role Ref(s)
2001-05 Kkusum Simran [26]
2003-05 Koi Dil Mein Hai Preeti [27]
2003-04 Shaka Laka Boom Boom Piya [26]
2004 Karthika Karthika [28]
2005-08 Kasautii Zindagii Kay Sneha Bajaj [29]
2006-07 Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa Natasha [30]
2006-09 Sangam Ganga Sagar Bhatia [31]
2007 Kahin To Hoga Svetlana [26]
2009 Dekh India Dekh Host [32]
2009 Laughter Ke Phatke Host [33]
2009 Comedy Circus 3 Contestant [34]
2009 Zara Nach Ke Dikha 2 Host [35]
2009 Perfect Bride Finale Performer [36]
2009-10 Dill Mill Gayye Dr. Riddhima Gupta [37]
2011 Zor Ka Jhatka: Total Wipeout Contestant [38]
2011 Comedy Ka Maha Muqabala Host [39]
2011 Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan Finale Host [40]
2012 Teri Meri Love Stories Neeti [41]
2012 Star Diwali Host [42]
2013–14 Saraswatichandra Kumud Saraswatichandra Vyas [43]
2014 Star Holi Masti Gulal Ki Host [44]
2015 Dussehra-Jeet Sachchai Ki Host [45]
2016–Present Beyhadh Maya Mehrotra [46]

Awards

Zee Gold Awards

  • Most Fit Actress in 2013[47]

Indian Television Academy Awards

Lions Gold Awards

See also

References

  1. ^ Aaqilah (30 May 2014). "Jennifer Winget's Birthday: What Is Karan Singh Grover's Surprise For Wifey? - Oneindia Entertainment". Entertainment.oneindia.in. Retrieved 2 August 2014. 
  2. ^ "Jennifer Winget Birthday Bumps: 10 Things to know about the Indian TV star!". India.com. 30 May 2014. Retrieved 16 October 2014. 
  3. ^ "Jennifer Winget gears up for cinematic debut with Kunal Kohli's 'Phir Se'". The News Reports. Retrieved 20 December 2014. 
  4. ^ a b Bajwa, Dimpal (9 December 2014). "Karan Singh Grover confirms divorce with Jennifer Winget on Twitter". Indian Express. Retrieved 15 December 2014. 
  5. ^ "Jennifer Winget: I will never do 'Bigg Boss'". 
  6. ^ "Gear up for a dramatic twist in Beyhadh, watch promo of the special episode". 
  7. ^ "Jennifer Winget: My failed marriage with Karan Singh Grover has not left me disillusioned". 
  8. ^ "Mixing cultures: Jennifer Winget - The Times of India". Timesofindia.indiatimes.com. 24 August 2007. Retrieved 2 August 2014. 
  9. ^ Tiwari, Vijaya (17 October 2012). "Only Jennifer can keep me straight: KSG". indiatimes.com. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  10. ^ "I’m God’s favourite child: Jennifer Winget". Hindustan Times. Archived from the original on 8 August 2014. Retrieved 2 August 2014. 
  11. ^ a b Mehrotra, Mohini (2007-08-17). "Sarees, not mini skirts for Jennifer". The Times of India. Retrieved 2008-02-28. 
  12. ^ a b Unnithan, Chitra (2007-08-14). "'I never plan things,' Jennifer". The Times of India. Retrieved 2008-02-28. 
  13. ^ K, Prema (2007-07-23). "Star Plus to expand primetime with launch of 'Sangam'". Indian Television. Retrieved 2008-02-28. 
  14. ^ Roy, Priyanka (2007-08-20). "She spreads her wings". The Telegraph (Calcutta). Retrieved 2008-02-28. 
  15. ^ "Karan Singh Grover, Devoleena bag top honours at ITA awards". in.com. 24 October 2013. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  16. ^ "Priyanka Chopra named world's sexiest Asian woman". Archive.mid-day.com. 6 December 2012. Retrieved 8 August 2014. 
  17. ^ "Watch: Kushal Tandon saves Jennifer Winget from fire on Beyhadh sets". 
  18. ^ Karan Singh Grover's link ups - Karan Singh Grover's link-ups | The Times of India
  19. ^ Maheshwari, Neha (22 April 2012). "I've no strategies to keep Karan tied down: Jennifer Winget". indiatimes.com. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  20. ^ "Jennifer admits her marriage to Karan Singh Grover is over". Retrieved 22 November 2014. 
  21. ^ "Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Ho Gaya(2000)". Bollywood Hungama. 
  22. ^ "Phir Se(2015)". Bollywood Hungama. 
    "Kunal Kohli to make his Bollywood debut with Jennifer Winget in 'Phir Se!'". The Times Of India. 2014-10-13. 
  23. ^ "Love Kiya Aur Lag Gayi(2012)". Bollywood Hungama. 
    "TV actress Jennifer Winget shoots her debut film". The Times Of India. 2012-08-10. 
  24. ^ "Life Reboot Nahi Hoti(2013)". Bollywood Hungama. 
  25. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gy0xjJTebFM.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  26. ^ a b c "Jennifer wants to experiment". The Times Of India. 2008-06-30. 
  27. ^ "Sony to debut Balaji's next 'Kkoi Dil Mein Hai'". MUMBAI: Indian Television Dot Com Pvt Ltd. 29 November 2003. Archived from the original on 18 October 2014. Retrieved 4 October 2014. 
  28. ^ "Balaji ready with 9 new shows across channels". Indiantelivision.org. 13 August 2004. Archived from the original on 1 January 2015. 
  29. ^ "‘My man should be like Richard Gere’". The Times Of India. 2007-08-10. 
  30. ^ "Jennifer Winget to romance filmmaker Kunal Kohli". The Times Of India. 2014-10-03. 
  31. ^ "Sangam hoga ki nahi?". Hindustan Times. 9 June 2008. Archived from the original on 1 January 2015. 
  32. ^ "Jennifer replaces Shweta on Dekh India Dekh". oneindia.in. 10 July 2009. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  33. ^ "It’s not funny, ‘Laughter Ke Phatke’ going off air?". msn.com. 13 January 2010. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  34. ^ "Comedy Circus returns with 'Teen Ka Tadka'". indiatimes.com. 22 October 2009. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  35. ^ Dubey, Rachana (8 May 2010). "Entry, exit!". hindustantimes.com. Archived from the original on 19 March 2014. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  36. ^ "Perfect Bride Rumpa weds Hitesh on TV". The Times Of India. 2014-12-09. 
  37. ^ "Telly heartthrobs’ soapy ride to success". The Times Of India. 2014-09-27. 
  38. ^ "Anchor effect". hindustantimes.com. 21 June 2009. Archived from the original on 19 March 2014. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  39. ^ "There is no question of being overshadowed by the stars in Comedy ka maha muqabla : Jennifer Winget". yahoo.com. 23 March 2011. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  40. ^ "Jennifer Winget Sunil Grover Genelia Saroj Khan On Shooting Sets Of Dance Reality Show Nachle Ve At RK Studios In Mumbai 2". rediff.com. 22 December 2011. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  41. ^ "Jennifer Winget returns acting with a telefilm". Hindustan Times. 24 August 2014. Archived from the original on 14 December 2014. 
  42. ^ "Celebrity galore on Star Plus' 'Star Diwali'". The Times Of India. 29 October 2012. 
  43. ^ Maheshwri, Neha (25 February 2013). "Saraswatichandra: A lavish love story". indiatimes.com. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  44. ^ "TV celebs celebrate waterless Holi". indiatimes.com. 2014-03-12. 
  45. ^ "Rithvik, Jennifer to co-host 'Dussehra - Jeet Sachchai Kee'". Retrieved 15 March 2016. 
  46. ^ "'Behad' is a good change for me:Jennifer Winget". The Times of India. Retrieved 2 May 2016. 
  47. ^ "Photos: 2013 Boroplus Gold Awards Winners List!". Oneindia.in. 
  48. ^ "Indian Television Academy Awards". weebly.com. Retrieved 8 January 2015. 
  49. ^ ""23rd SOL LIONS GOLD AWARDS Winner List"". 

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