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Neha Mehta (born 9 June 1978) is an Indian television actress. She is best known for her role of Anjali Mehta in India's longest running sitcom TV serial Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. Her title role of Saroj in Star Plus soap opera Bhabhi made her a popular face in Indian television, where she plays a long-suffering in-law of a dramatic family schemers in a show primarily shot in the scenic and lush vistas of Mumbai's Gemini Studios region. [1]

Neha Mehta
नेहा मेहता
નેહા મેહતા
Neha Mehta
Mehta in 2014
Born (1978-06-09) 9 June 1978 (age 40)
Patan, Gujarat, India
Residence Mumbai, India
Nationality Indian
Occupation Television actor
Years active 2001–present
Known for Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, Bhabhi
Website twitter.com/nehamehtaa

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Personal lifeEdit

Mehta was born in Bhavnagar, Gujarat. Mehta ancestrally belongs to Patan, Gujarat but was brought up in Vadodara and Ahmedabad. She comes from a family that has deep roots in Gujarati literature and she herself is a Gujarati speaker. Her father is a popular writer who inspired her to become an actress. She holds a degree in Masters in Performing arts (MPA), in Indian Classical Dance and Diploma in Vocal and drama.[2][3]

CareerEdit

Mehta did Gujarati theatre for many years. She started her Indian television career in 2001 Zee TV channel serial called Dollar Bahu. From 2002 to 2008 she played title role in STAR Plus TV serial Bhabhi. It was India's fourth longest running TV serial.

Since July 28, 2008, she is playing the role of Anjali Mehta in SAB TV's television series Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah which is currently her longest television run. Anjali Mehta is the wife of the narrator and main character in the show, Taarak Mehta. Her character is a young, sophisticated and modern woman. Anjali is a dietician and controls her husband Taarak Mehta’s diet as well.

She also hosted a SAB TV show Wah! Wah! Kya Baat Hai! as herself with Shailesh Lodha during 2012–2013.[4][5][6]

TelevisionEdit

Year Show Channel Role
2001 Dollar Bahu Zee TV Vaishali
2002–2003 Bhabhi Star Plus Saroj
2002 Sau Dada Sasu Na ETV Gujarati Anuradha
2004 Raat Hone Ko Hai Sahara One Kushik
2004–2005 Des Mein Niklla Hoga Chand Star Plus Heer Yash Diwan
2006-2007 Mamta Zee TV Mamta
2008–present Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah SAB TV Anjali Taarak Mehta
2012–2013 Wah! Wah! Kya Baat Hai! SAB TV Host

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Film Role Notes
2003 Dham Anjali Telugu film
2008 EMI Prenana's lawyer and friend Hindi film
2010 Better Half Kamini Gujarati film

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Shweta Bhosle and Gurucharan Singh at on Location of Tarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chashma | TopNews. Topnews.in (2016-05-18). Retrieved on 2016-06-19.
  2. ^ Best Gujarati Actress Neha Mehta | Tarak Mehta Fame | Interview by Devang Bhatt. YouTube. Retrieved on 2016-06-19.
  3. ^ "Revealed! You will be shocked to know the education qualifications of'Taarak Mehta…' star cast". Daily Bhaskar. Retrieved 14 October 2016.
  4. ^ Home. SAB TV. Retrieved on 2016-06-19.
  5. ^ SAB TV. "Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah". Retrieved 2012-01-20.
  6. ^ "Taarak Mehta's 500 episode celebration!". The Times of India. 18 December 2010.

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