Mugdha Chaphekar

Mugdha Chaphekar (born 24 March 1987) is an Indian television and film actress. She gained fame as her role Princess Sanyogita in the serial Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan. She is known for her character Aarushi in Satrangi Sasural. In 2016, she won the Maharashtra State Film Awards for Best Debut Lead in the film The Silence. She is currently portraying the character of Prachi Arora in Zee TV's show Kumkum Bhagya. [1][2]

Mugdha Chaphekar
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Chaphekar in 2021
Born (1987-03-24) 24 March 1987 (age 34)
OccupationActress
Years active1995; 2001–present
Known forPrithviraj Chauhan
Kumkum Bhagya
Spouse(s)
(m. 2016)

Early lifeEdit

Mugdha was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra. She did her schooling at her birthplace, Mumbai, and then graduated from D. G. Ruparel College, Mumbai with a bachelor's degree in English, and also got a master's degree in history.[3][failed verification]

Personal lifeEdit

Mugdha met Ravish Desai on the sets of Satrangi Sasural in 2014 where they both fell in love. The duo married on 14 December 2016 in Mumbai after dating for two years.

CareerEdit

Mugdha made her first ever debut as a child artist in a Bollywood movie Aazmayish.[4][failed verification] She won the Maharashtra State Film Awards for the Best Debut Lead in the Marathi film The Silence.[citation needed] She is known for her television projects, including her portrayal of Sanyogita in the historical serial Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan. In 2015, she re-appeared in Zee TV's Satrangi Sasural opposite her husband Ravish Desai. As of March 2019, Chaphekar is playing Prachi Ranbir Kohli in the soap opera, Kumkum Bhagya.[5]

FilmographyEdit

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2001 Junior G Unknown Television debut
2006 Kya Mujhse Dosti Karoge Unknown [6]
Solhah Singaarr Akanksha Bharadwaj
2006–2008 Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan Sanyogita [7]
2008 Dharam Veer Shera/Rajkumari Ananya
2009 Mere Ghar Aayi Ek Nanhi Pari Chandni Chawla
2009–2011 Sajan Re Jhoot Mat Bolo Aarti Jhaveri/Aarti Shah
2012 Golmaal Hai Bhai Sab Golmaal Hai Dhwani [8]
2014 Halla Bol Isha
2014–2015 Satrangi Sasural Aarushi Vihaan Vatsal [9]
2015–2016 Sahib Biwi Aur Boss Anisha Kumar/Manisha Kumar [10]
2016 Box Cricket League 2 Contestant
2018 Savitri Devi College & Hospital Mishri Malhotra [11]
2019–present Kumkum Bhagya Prachi Ranbir Kohli
2021 Kundali Bhagya Special appearance
Meet: Badlegi Duniya Ki Reet Guest appearance [12]

FilmsEdit

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
1995 Aazmayish Kid Cameo
2015 The Silence Tejaswini (Chini) Marathi debut [13]
2019 Sumati Sumati Short film

RecognitionEdit

Year Award Category Work Result
2007 ITA Award for Best Actress Popular Best Actress Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan Nominated
2008 Producers Guild Film Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series Best Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
2016 Maharashtra State Film Awards Best Actress Debut The Silence Won
2019 Gold Awards Best Actress in Supporting Role Kumkum Bhagya Won
Favorite Naya Sadasya (Female) Won
2021 Gold Glam & Style Awards Most Photogenic Star (Female) Kumkum Bhagya Won


See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Gold Awards 2019: Mugdha Chaphekar Wins Best Actor In A Supporting Role (Female) - Zee5 News". ZEE5. Retrieved 2 November 2021.
  2. ^ "Mugdha Chaphekar Awards: List of awards and nominations received by Mugdha Chaphekar | Times of India Entertainment". timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 2 November 2021.
  3. ^ "Mugdha Chaphekar News | Latest News of Mugdha Chaphekar | Times of India Entertainment". timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 23 June 2021.
  4. ^ "Shabir Ahluwalia, Sriti Jha on performing for Diwali special episode of 'Meet' - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2 November 2021.
  5. ^ Shweta Keshri (14 March 2019). "Puncch Beat actor Krishna Kaul to play the male lead in Kumkum Bhagya?". India Today. Archived from the original on 14 March 2019. Retrieved 14 May 2020.
  6. ^ "Comedy of terror". Tribune India. Archived from the original on 14 January 2015. Retrieved 21 January 2016.
  7. ^ "Mugdha overcomes her aquaphobia during shoot - Times of India". Times of India. Archived from the original on 21 July 2015. Retrieved 21 January 2016.
  8. ^ "Laugh out loud through this family drama". The Hindu. Archived from the original on 12 October 2020. Retrieved 21 January 2016.
  9. ^ "Wedding bells for small screen celebrities". Times of India. Archived from the original on 11 December 2015. Retrieved 21 January 2015.
  10. ^ "Comedy of terror". Tribune India. 15 December 2015. Archived from the original on 14 January 2016. Retrieved 21 January 2016.
  11. ^ "Comedy of terror". Tribune India. 12 December 2015. Archived from the original on 14 January 2016. Retrieved 21 January 2016.
  12. ^ "Shabir Ahluwalia, Sriti Jha and others performing for Diwali special episode of 'Meet' - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2 November 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  13. ^ "The Silence Marathi movie: Review, Cast, Story, Director". Free Press Journal. Retrieved 2 November 2021.

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