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Krissann Barretto is an Indian television actress and model. She attended the Apostolic Carmel High School in Bandra, Mumbai and St. Xavier's College, Mumbai. She then attended the Government Law College, Mumbai but dropped out to pursue a career in acting. She played the Parallel Lead Role of Sanjana Sameer Kapoor, Simar's Daughter on Colors TV Show Sasural Simar Ka. She was last seen in the role of Rangoli Rai on Tu Aashiqui on Colors TV.

Krissann Barretto
Born (1991-10-03) 3 October 1991 (age 27)
ResidenceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Actress
  • Model
Years active2014–present
Known forKaisi Yeh Yaariyan


Sasural Simar Ka

Tu Aashiqui


Acting careerEdit

Barretto started her television career by acting in episodic shows including Heroes, The Fightback Files and Yeh Hai Aashiqui on the Bindass channel. Her debut show was the popular Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan on MTV in which she portrayed the role of Alya Saxena.the desperate girlfriend of the main male lead She also appeared in two episodes of Warrior High on MTV as Alya Saxena and in an episode of Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya on Zing.[1] Krissann also hosted MTV Campus Diaries. Apart from this, She is also one of the lead characters of the Hip Hip Hurray sequel announced by MTV.[2][3][4] Krissann also portrayed the role of Kiya Kapoor in &TV Show Kahani Hamari...Dil Dosti Deewanepan Ki. She played the role of Romi in the Star Plus show Ishqbaaaz. She was also seen in MTVs episodic Series MTV Big F season 2 as Jhanvi opposite Ruslaan Mumtaz. She was also seen in Sasural Simar Ka as Simar’s daughter, Sanjana Sameer Kapoor. As of July 2018, she played in Tu Aashiqui as Rangoli Rai which was aired on Colors TV.


Year Title Role Ref(s)
2014 Yeh Hai Aashiqui Mona Episode 42
2014–2016 Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan Alya Saxena
2015 Warrior High Alya Saxena (cameo)
2015 Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya Raima Season 4, Episode 4
2016 MTV Campus Diaries VJ
2016 Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya Rupali Season 7 Episode 3
2016 Yeh Hai Aashiqui Alisha Season 4 Episode 7[5]
2016 Kahani Hamari...Dil Dosti Deewanepan Ki Kiya Kapoor
2016 Girls on Top Tapasya [6]
2016 - 2017 Ishqbaaaz Romi
2016 Y.A.R.O Ka Tashan Shanaya
2016 Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya Lekha Season 08 Episode 19
2017 MTV Big F Season 2 Jhanvi Season 02 [7]
2017 Class of 2017 Sarah Web Series ALT Balaji
2017 Cybersquad Payal Web Series ALT Balaji
2017-2018 Sasural Simar Ka Sanjana Sameer Kapoor, née Prem Bharadwaj Parallel Female Lead/Protagonist[8]
2018 Tu Aashiqui Rangoli Rai Main Female Lead Antagonist[9]
2019 Laal Ishq Tanya Episodic role, Episode 64


  1. ^ "Adhish Khanna to romance Krissann Barretto in Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya".
  2. ^ "Revealed: The New Cast Of 'Hip Hip Hurray'".
  3. ^ "Here's the new star cast of 'Hip Hip Hurray'".
  4. ^ "The New Cast Of 'Hip Hip Hurray 2' Is Gearing Up For The Reboot Of The Blockbuster TV Series!".
  5. ^ "Ronit Kapil and Krissann Barretto to star in 'Yeh Hai Aashiqui'".
  6. ^ "Krissann Barretto roped in for MTV's Girls on Top".
  7. ^ "Krissann Barretto in MTV BigF".
  8. ^ "'Ishqbaaz' Actress Krissann Barretto Makes Her Entry In 'Sasural Simar Ka".
  9. ^ "Krissann Barretto to enter Colors' Tu Aashiqui".

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