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Rati Pandey is an Indian actress and anchor known for her performances in Porus, Hitler Didi, Miley Jab Hum Tum, Begusarai, Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai and Shaadi Street.

Rati Pandey
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Born
ResidenceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
NationalityIndian
Alma materMiranda House, Delhi University
OccupationActress, Anchor, Singer
Years active2006–Present
Known forMiley Jab Hum Tum
Hitler Didi
Porus

Early life and backgroundEdit

Rati Pandey was born in Bihar, lived there for seven years and completed her primary schooling there. She then moved to Patna where she studied in St. Karen's High School. She completed further schooling from the Kendriya Vidyalaya school in Sadiq Nagar, New Delhi. Rati studied commerce at the Miranda House at Delhi University, where she specialized in Economics.[1]

CareerEdit

Rati started her career as a participant in the reality show Idea Zee Cinestars ki Khoj in 2006. She also appeared in Sony TV's crime based thriller C.I.D, and Sahara One's horror show Raat Hone Ko Hai.[2] She has appeared in TV commercial of Champions Appliances as well.

Rati's television career continued with Deepti Bhatnagar's Shaadi Street on Star One, in which she played the lead role "Nandini". After that, she played the lead role of Prarthna Thakraal in Zee TV's show Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai produced by Shreya Creations.

In 2008, she got the role of Nupur Bhushan in the show Miley Jab Hum Tum. Nupur was a bubbly girl who became popular with fans; when the producers wrote the character out of the show, the show's fans convinced them to let Nupur return in the show.[3]

After the end of Miley Jab Hum Tum in 2010, Rati participated in the dance reality show Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan on NDTV Imagine. She also participated in a travel based reality show on Star Plus called Ritz Jee Le Ye Pal.[4]

In 2011, Pandey was offered a lead role in the show Hitler Didi. She portrayed several different characters in the show.[5]

Apart from daily soaps, Rati has also appeared in reality shows including Laughter Ke Phatke[6] and Zara Nachke Dikha on Star One, SAB TV's show Movers and Shakers (Hosted by Shekhar Suman),[7] Colors TV's Bigg Boss 6 Grand Finale (Hosted by Salman Khan)[8] and Sony TV's Comedy Circus. She has also been part of Zee Rishton ki Antakshari 2012.

Rati hosted the 10th Indian Television Academy Awards in 2010 along with Arjun Bijlani.[9] She also hosted Zee TV's 20th Diwali Special Episode and a brief segment of Zee Rishtey Awards 2012 together with Rithvik Dhanjani.[10]

After a sabbatical of two years, Pandey returned to television in 2016 with Begusarai, where she played the negative character 'Komal'.[11] In 2017, she portrayed the role of Queen Anusuya in Sony TV's Porus.[12] In 2019, Pandey played the role of Vidya in Star Plus's Divya Drishti.[13] In the same year, she was also seen in a special cameo appearance on TV show 'Tenali Rama' as Princess Devyani. [14]

TelevisionEdit

ShowsEdit

Year Show Role Network
2007 Shaadi Street Nandini Star One
2007 C.I.D Verona Sony TV
2007 Raat Hone Ko Hai Episodic Appearance Sahara One
2007-2008 Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai Prarthna Thakral Zee TV
2008-2010 Miley Jab Hum Tum Nupur Sharma Star One
2011- 2013 Hitler Didi Indira Sharma/Zara Khan/Husna Zee TV
2016 Begusarai Komal &TV
2017–2018 Porus Queen Anusuya Sony TV
2019 Nazar Vidya Sharma (Guest appearance) Star Plus
2019 Divya Drishti Vidya Sharma Star Plus
2019 Tenali Rama Princess Devyani Sony Sab

RealityEdit

Year Show Role Network
2006 Zee Cinestars Ki Khoj Participant Zee TV
2009 Laughter Ke Phatke Guest Star One
2010 Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan Participant NDTV Imagine
2011 Ritz Jee Le Ye Pal Participant Star Plus
2012 Movers and Shakers Guest Sab TV
2012 Comedy Circus Participant Sony TV
2012 Zee Rishton Ki Antakshri Panel Member Zee TV
2019 AR Mrs India Judge (Patna Auditions) None

HostingEdit

Year Events Notes Co-Host
2010 Indian Television Academy Awards Red Carpet Arjun Bijlani
2012 Zee's 20th Diwali Special Rithvik Dhanjani
2012 Zee Rishtey Awards Segment Rithvik Dhanjani

Guest appearancesEdit

Year Show RJ Station
2013 Sabras Radio Raj Baddhan 1260 AM Leicester Sabras Radio
2013 Radio Mirchi Anjali Singh Radio Mirchi 98.3 FM
2016 Sabras Radio Raj Baddhan 1260 AM Leicester Sabras Radio

PerformancesEdit

Year Event Network
2007 Zee Rishtey Awards Zee TV
2008 Zara Nachke Dikha Star One
2010 Gold Awards Zee TV
2010 Independence Day Special Colors TV
2011 Big Television Awards Star Plus
2011 Zee Rishtey Awards Zee TV
2012 GR8! Women Achievers Awards Sony TV
2012 Indian Telly Awards Colors TV
2012 Indian Television Academy Awards Star Plus
2012 Zee 20th Diwali Special Zee TV
2012 Zee Rishtey Awards Zee TV
2012 Bigg Boss 6 Colors
2013 Zee Holi Celebrations Zee TV

FilmsEdit

Year Film Role Language
Student Telugu

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Show Character Result
2007 Zee Rishtey Awards Favorite Bahu Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai Prarthna Thakral Won
Favorite Patni Nominated
Hottest Jodi Nominated
2008 Indian Television Academy Awards Fresh Face Of The Year (Female) Miley Jab Hum Tum Nupur Bhushan Nominated
2010 Nominated
2011 Zee Rishtey Awards Favorite Behen Hitler Didi Indira Sharma Won
Favorite Naya Sadasya Nominated
Favorite Nayi Jodi Won
2012 Indian Television Academy Awards Gr8! Performer Of The Year (Female) Won
Zee Rishtey Awards Popular Face Female Nominated
Favorite Beti Won
2013 Gold Awards Best Actress Nominated
2017 Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actor Female (Critics) Porus Queen Anusuya Nominated
2018 Lions Gold Awards Best Actress (Critics) Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rati Pandey Info- Biographia". Biographia. 16 January 2017. Retrieved 15 August 2017.
  2. ^ "'Hitler Didi' Rati Pandey happy with appreciation".
  3. ^ "Nupur Bhushan is back in Miley Jab Hum Tum".
  4. ^ "Rati Pandey to participate in Ritz Jeele Ye Pal: A TV Reality Show".
  5. ^ "Double role getting hectic for Rati Pandey".
  6. ^ "Miley Jab Hum Tum Cast Laughs in Laughter Ke Phatke".
  7. ^ "Shekhar Suman interviews Actress Rati Pandey in Movers and Shakers".
  8. ^ "Rati Pandey and Asha Negi at Bigg Boss 6 Grand Finale".
  9. ^ "Rati Pandey hosted 10th Indian Television Academy Awards 2010 Red Carpet".
  10. ^ "Rithvik Dhanjani and Rati Pandey to host "Zee Ki Beesvi Diwali".
  11. ^ "Rati Pandey makes her TV comeback in Begusarai!". www.pinkvilla.com. Retrieved 15 August 2017.
  12. ^ "Rati Pandey all set to play powerful princess in Porus".
  13. ^ "Rati Pandey excited to be associated with Star Plus' Divya Drishti". IWMBuzz. 31 January 2019. Retrieved 3 February 2019.
  14. ^ "Rati Pandey joins the cast of Tenali Rama". TimesOfIndia.

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