Sanjana Sanghi

Sanjana Sanghi (born 2 September 1996) is an Indian actress and model who mainly works in Hindi films. She made her acting debut as a child artist in the 2011 film Rockstar. She later appeared in cameo roles in Hindi Medium and Fukrey Returns.[1]

Sanjana Sanghi
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Sanghi in 2021
Born (1996-09-02) 2 September 1996 (age 26)
Delhi, India
Alma materLady Shri Ram College, Delhi
Occupation
  • Actress
  • model
Years active2011–present

Sanghi is most known for her first lead role in the Sushant Singh Rajput starrer Dil Bechara[2] where she was seen as a terminal cancer patient.[3]

Early lifeEdit

Sanjana Sanghi was born on 2 September 1996[citation needed] in Delhi, India to businessman Sandeep Sanghi and homemaker Shagun.[4] She has a brother, Sumer.[5][better source needed] She studied at Modern School in Delhi and then completed her graduation in Journalism and Mass communication from Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi in 2017.[6]

CareerEdit

 
Sanghi on the set of Hindi Medium

Sanghi made her acting debut in Imtiaz Ali's romantic drama film Rockstar in 2011. She was cast by Mukesh Chhabra after he saw her performing on stage at her school.[7] In 2016, she played student in Jai's classroom in Baar Baar Dekho. In 2017, she played Katty in Fukrey Returns and the younger role of Saba Qamar in Hindi Medium.[8][9]

In 2018, she was chosen as the female lead for Dil Bechara, starring alongside Sushant Singh Rajput in the adaptation of The Fault in Our Stars.[10] The film released in 2020 on Disney+Hotstar. In 2021, she appeared in Guru Randhawa's music video 'Mehendi Wale Haath'.[11][12]

Sanghi will next feature in Kapil Verma's action drama Om: The Battle Within alongside Aditya Roy Kapur.[13] The movie is slated for release 1 July 2022.[14] She will also appear as the lead in Dinesh Vijan's Munjha and will be seen in the road trip film Dhak Dhak.[15]

Other workEdit

Sanghi has also appeared in advertisements for companies like Tanishq, Cadbury, Aircel, Coca-Cola, Myntra and Dabur.[citation needed]

FilmographyEdit

FilmsEdit

Key
  Denotes films that are in production
Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2011 Rockstar Mandy Kaul [16]
2016 Baar Baar Dekho Student Cameo
2017 Hindi Medium Young Meeta [17]
Fukrey Returns Katty [18]
2020 Dil Bechara Kizie Basu [19]
2022 Uljhe Hue Rasika Short film [20]
2022 Rashtra Kavach Om Kavya Sharma [21]
2023 Dhak Dhak  TBA Filming [22]

Music videosEdit

Year Title Singer Ref.
2020 Never Say Goodbye A. R. Ameen [23]
2021 Mehendi Wale Hath Guru Randhawa [24]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dubey, Rachana (20 September 2019). "How Sanjana Sanghi overcame her fears..." The Times of India. Retrieved 6 July 2020.
  2. ^ "Ahead of Sushant Singh Rajput's Dil Bechara trailer, fans make it a top trend; Sanjana Sanghi says 'I can feel y'all and him are with us'". Hindustan Times. 6 July 2020. Retrieved 6 July 2020.
  3. ^ Basu, Nilanjana (6 July 2020). "Dil Bechara Trailer: Time Is Against Sushant Singh Rajput And Sanjana Sanghi's Magical Love Story". NDTV.com. Retrieved 6 July 2020.
  4. ^ "Sanjana Sanghi's Delhi diaries in pics: Chhole bhature at Bengali Market, momos from Amar Colony". Hindustan Times. 5 April 2021. Retrieved 19 June 2021.
  5. ^ "She is obsessed with this movie". Pinkvilla. 2 July 2020. Retrieved 26 July 2020.
  6. ^ "In Pictures: Meet Sanjana Sanghi, Sushant Singh Rajput's leading lady of 'The Fault in Our Stars' remake". Free Press Journal. Retrieved 6 July 2020.
  7. ^ "Before Dil Bechara, Sanjana Sanghi Was A Part Of Rockstar". News18. 10 July 2020. Retrieved 12 July 2020.
  8. ^ "Sanjana Sanghi clarifies she isn't 'bidding adieu' to Bollywood, writes, 'We'll all be back to life as per usual! But absolutely nothing to worry about'". The Times of India. 3 July 2020. Retrieved 6 July 2020.
  9. ^ Mohanty, Debashree (11 January 2020). "Celeb Travel–Sanjana Sanghi, Model & Actor". Times of India Travel. Retrieved 6 July 2020.
  10. ^ "The Fault in Our Stars' Hindi Adaptation Titled Kizie Aur Manny". News18. 11 July 2018. Retrieved 5 July 2020.
  11. ^ "Mehendi Wale Haath: Sanjana Sanghi Stars In Guru Randhawa's New Song". NDTV.com. Retrieved 30 January 2021.
  12. ^ "Mehendi Wale Haath Views total". YouTube.
  13. ^ "'OM: The Battle Within': Aditya Roy Kapur flaunts his ripped body in the first look poster - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 4 December 2020.
  14. ^ "'Teaser and Release date of Om: The Battle Within Released' - News ABP Live".
  15. ^ "Dhak Dhak: Fatima Sana Sheikh, Ratna Pathak Shah, Dia Mirza & Sanjana Sanghi to take the 'high road' in adventure film". Pinkvilla. 16 May 2022. Retrieved 16 May 2022.
  16. ^ "Sanjana Sanghi recalls being a part of 'Rockstar'". Telangana Today. 10 July 2020. Retrieved 18 July 2020.
  17. ^ "Before Dil Bechara, did you spot Sanjana Sanghi in Hindi Medium and Fukrey Returns?". Hindustan Times. 23 July 2020. Retrieved 13 November 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  18. ^ "All the movies of Sanjana Sanghi before Dil Bechara". The Indian Express. 24 July 2020. Retrieved 13 November 2021.
  19. ^ ""Let's Not Make It About The Size Of The Screen:" Dil Bechara Actress Sanjana Sanghi On Film's Online Release". NDTV. 26 June 2020. Retrieved 18 July 2020.
  20. ^ "Uljhe Hue Trailer: Sanjana Sanghi, Abhay Verma starrer explores modern day love; to release on February 11". Pinkvilla. 8 February 2022. Retrieved 16 May 2022.
  21. ^ "Aditya Roy Kapur, Sanjana Sanghi begin filming Om - The Battle Within". Outlook India. 3 December 2020. Retrieved 3 December 2020.
  22. ^ "'Dhak Dhak': Fatima Sana Shaikh, Ratna Pathak Shah, Dia Mirza and Sanjana Sanghi promise a ride of a lifetime". Times Of India. 16 May 2022.
  23. ^ "Dil Bechara Song Never Say Goodbye: A Final Farewell To Sushant Singh Rajput". NDTV.com. Retrieved 24 June 2022.
  24. ^ "Mehendi Wale Haath: Guru Randhawa tugs at the heartstring with his first song of 2021 - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2 November 2021.

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