Krystle D'Souza

Krystle D'Souza (born 1 March 1990)[3] is an Indian actress who mainly works in Hindi television. She made her acting debut in 2007 with the role of Kinjal Pandey in Kahe Naa Kahe[4] and had her breakthrough with Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai where she portrayed Jeevika Vadhera.

Krystle D'Souza
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D'Souza in 2018
Born (1990-03-01) 1 March 1990 (age 32)[1]
Years active2007–present
Known forEk Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai
Ek Nayi Pehchaan
Belan Wali Bahu

D'Souza is best known for her portrayal of Sakshi Modi in Ek Nayi Pehchaan,[5][6] Raina Sharma in Brahmarakshas and Roopa Awasthi in Belan Wali Bahu. She made her web debut with Fittrat in 2019 and film debut with Chehre in 2021.

Early life

D'Souza was born on 1 March 1990 in Mumbai into a Christian family. She considers herself deeply religious.[7]


D'Souza started her acting career in college,[8] and then was cast for Kahe Naa Kahe in 2007.[2] She then appeared in Kya Dill Mein Hai as Tamanna. In 2008, she appeared in Star Plus's Kasturi as Navneet and Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil as Veera.[9]

In 2010, D'Souza appeared in Sony TV's Baat Hamari Pakki Hai as Tara. She also had a cameo appearance in Sony TV's Aahat and played Yamini in the same year.

In 2011, she portrayed Jeevika Vadhera in Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai opposite Karan Tacker. The show went off air on 13 September 2013.

In December 2013, she signed Sony TV's Ekk Nayi Pehchaan, playing Sakshi opposite Karan Sharma. The show went off the air in September 2014.[2]

In 2016, she returned to television playing Raina in Ekta Kapoor's Brahmarakshas which aired on Zee TV.[10][11] The show went off air in February 2017. In February 2017, she appeared in Lakme Fashion Week.[12]

In 2018, D'Souza played Roopa in Colors TV's Belan Wali Bahu. For her performance, she won the Gold Award for Best Actress in Comic Role.[13]

Currently, she is seen in ALT Balaji's Fittrat.[14]

She also appeared in Colors TV's Mirchi Top 20 opposite Karan Tacker in 2015, 2016 & 2017.[citation needed]

In the media

D'Souza was ranked 19th in the 50 Sexiest Asian Women List by Eastern Eye in 2013.[15] She was also listed 5th in the Top 20 Most Desirable Women on Indian Television 2017 by Times of India.[16]



Year Title Role Ref.
2007 Kahe Naa Kahe Kinjal Pandey [9]
2007–2008 Kya Dill Mein Hai Tamanna Punj [9]
2008 Kasturi Navneet Chawla [9]
2009 Saat Phere: Saloni Ka Safar Sara [9]
2008–2009 Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil Veera Juneja [9]
2010 Baat Hamari Pakki Hai Tara [17]
Aahat Yamini/Mallika [9]
2011–2013 Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai Jeevika Chaudhary [18]
2011 Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Guest (as Jeeviika) [9]
Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? [9]
2012 Saath Nibhaana Saathiya [9]
Diya Aur Baati Hum [9]
2013 Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyaara Pyaara [9]
2013–2014 Ekk Nayi Pehchaan Sakshi [19]
2014 Bade Achhe Lagte Hain Guest (as Sakshi) [9]
Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7 Guest Contestant [20]
Box Cricket League Herself/Contestant [21]
2015 Comedy Classes Guest [9]
Sarojini - Ek Nayi Pehal [22]
2016; 2020 Kumkum Bhagya [23]
Dance Performance (Diwali Special) [24]
2016–2017 Brahmarakshas-Jaag Utha Shaitaan Raina Sharma
2017 The Voice India 2 Guest [25]
2018 Bigg Boss 11 [26]
Belan Wali Bahu Roopa [27]
Dil Se Dil Tak Guest (as Roopa) [28]
Shakti - Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki [29]
Kundali Bhagya Guest [9]
Udaan [9]
Naagin 3 [30]
2019 MTV Ace Of Space 2 [31]
2020 Pinjara Khubsurti Ka [9]


  Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2008 C Kkompany Herself Special appearance
2021 Chehre Natasha Oswal Film debut [32]
2022 Visfot   TBA Filming [33]

Web series

Year Title Role Platform Notes Ref(s)
2019 Fittrat Tarini Bisht ALTBalaji, ZEE5 Web debut [34]

Music videos

Year Title Singer Ref.
2018 I Need Ya Sukhe [35]

Awards and nominations

D'Souza at Box Cricket League
Year Award Category Show Result Reference
2012 Gold Awards Most Fit Actor (Female) Won [36]
Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actress Drama (Jury) Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai Nominated [37]
2014 Indian Telly Awards Best Actress Ekk Nayi Pehchaan Nominated
Gold Awards Most Fit Actor (Female) Nominated
2015 Indian Television Academy Awards Most Stylish Actress Won
2018 Gold Awards Style Diva Nominated
Most Fit Actor (Female) Nominated
Best Actor in a Comic Role (Female) Belan Wali Bahu Won [38]


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  2. ^ a b c Sundar, Mrinalini (21 February 2014). "TV actress Krystle D'Souza on her new show". The New Indian Express. Archived from the original on 21 February 2014. Retrieved 15 July 2016.
  3. ^ "Happy Birthday Krystle D'Souza". The Indian Express. 1 March 2018. Retrieved 13 February 2019.
  4. ^ "A free Sunday for Krystle D'souza". The Times of India. Retrieved 5 January 2015.
  5. ^ Maheshwri, Neha (28 July 2014). "Ekk Nayi Pahchaan to end in September?". Times Of India. Retrieved 5 January 2015.
  6. ^ "Ekk Nayi Pehchaan recreates Salman-Bhagyshree moment!". The Times of India. 2 April 2014. Retrieved 5 January 2015.
  7. ^ "I have a friend in Jesus: Krystle D'souza". The Times of India. 15 June 2012. Retrieved 5 January 2015.
  8. ^ Super Admin (13 November 2007). ""Glamour has always been my ambitions"- Krystle D'Souza". Retrieved 15 July 2012.
  9. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q ""Ekta is very sweet person" - Krystal D'Souza". Filmibeat. 18 May 2008.
  10. ^ "Krystle D'Souza to star in Ekta Kapoor's new TV show 'Brahmarakshas'". Mid Day. 19 July 2016.
  11. ^ "Ekta Kapoor's Brahmarakshas Promo Out: Krystal D'Souza Makes A Comeback!". Filmi Beat. 20 July 2016.
  12. ^ "Karan Singh Grover, Sanjeeda Sheikh, Krystle D'souza: TV stars spotted at Lakme Fashion Week 2017!". 4 February 2017.
  13. ^ "Zee Gold Awards 2018 | Full Winners List". DNA India.
  14. ^ "Krystle D'souza to make a comeback with Ekta Kapoor's digital show". India Today.
  15. ^ "Katrina Kaif named world's sexiest Asian woman for the fourth time". India Today. 5 December 2013. Archived from the original on 17 September 2016. Retrieved 5 January 2015.
  16. ^ "Meet The Times 20 Most Desirable Women on TV". The Times of India. Retrieved 7 August 2018.
  17. ^ "Krystle D'Souza Tipped To Enter 'Baat Hamari Pakki Hai'". 9 June 2010.
  18. ^ "Krystle and Nia Sharma to play leads in Cinevistaas' next". Metro Masti. Retrieved 27 September 2011.
  19. ^ "Krystle D'Souza in 'Ek Nayi Pehchaan'". Archived from the original on 3 December 2013. Retrieved 12 August 2017.
  20. ^ "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7 Teen Ka Tadka Week: Krystle, Elli, Dadi and others come". The Times of India.
  21. ^ "200 Actors, 10 Teams, and 1 Winner... Let The Game Begin". The Times of India. Retrieved 4 December 2014.
  22. ^ "CONFESSION: Krystle enjoys being linked up with Karan Tacker". ABP. 30 August 2016.
  23. ^ "Krystle D'Souza to feature on Abhi-Pragya's 'Kumkum Bhagya'?". IBT. Retrieved 2 August 2016.
  24. ^ "Kumkum Bhagya's Abhi-Pragya's Diwali celebrations: Surbhi Jyoti learns Kathak moves in record time". Times Of India. 12 November 2020.
  25. ^ "Mika Singh, Master Saleem and Krystle D'souza rock the stage on the grand finale of &TV's The Voice India Season 2". Times Of India. 10 March 2017.
  26. ^ "BIGG BOSS 11 FINALE LIVE UPDATES". Mumbai Mirror. 14 January 2018.
  27. ^ Shetty, Akshata (4 May 2017). "Krystle D'souza returns to the small screen with horror comedy, Belan Bahu".
  28. ^ "Dil Se Dil Tak written update, 16th March 2018: Teni takes Parth and Shorvari to her friend's party". Times Of India. 17 March 2018.
  29. ^ "Mahasangam special on Colors". Tellychakkar. 20 April 2018.
  30. ^ "Naagin 3: Gauhar Khan, Drashti Dhami, Sanjeeda Sheikh to be part of Mahir and Vishaka's wedding celebration". Times Of India. 30 December 2018.
  31. ^ "MTV Ace of Space 2 Spoiler: Baseer Ali first contestant to enter finale in Vikas Gupta's show". Catchnews. 24 October 2019.
  32. ^ "Krystle D'souza on lockdown and the release of her debut film Chehre". Eastern Eye. 22 May 2020. Retrieved 2 August 2020.
  33. ^ "Krystle D'souza joins Fardeen Khan, Riteish Deshmukh in 'Visfot'". ANI News. 31 October 2021. Retrieved 31 October 2021.
  34. ^ "Fittrat trailer: Krystle D'souza turns gold digger for her digital debut". India Today. 10 October 2019.
  35. ^ "Krystle D'Souza features in Sukhe's new single I Need Ya". Biz Asia.
  36. ^ "Winners & Nominees of 5th Boroplus Gold Awards, 2012". 16 July 2012. Retrieved 26 July 2016.
  37. ^ "The Indian Television Academy Awards, 2012". Archived from the original on 21 October 2013. Retrieved 18 March 2016.
  38. ^ "In Pics: Zee Gold Awards 2018 Full Winners List: Jennifer Winget, Nakuul Mehta, Mouni Roy walk away with the trophies". DNA India. 20 June 2018. {{cite web}}: |first= missing |last= (help)

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