Sreejita De (born 16 July 1989)[1] is an Indian film actress and model who portrayed Mukta in Colors TV's Uttaran,[2] which ranks among the longest-running Indian television shows and Dilruba in Star Plus's Nazar.

Sreejita De
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Sreejita De in 2012
Born (1989-07-16) 16 July 1989 (age 32)[1]
NationalityIndian
OccupationActress, model
Years active2001–present
Known for

Early life and backgroundEdit

Sreejita was born In Haldia, West Bengal and brought up there. She did her schooling from St. Xavier's School, Haldia and graduated in Mass Media from Ruia College.

CareerEdit

Sreejita debuted on TV with Kasautii Zindagii Kay, playing the role of Gargi Tushar Bajaj. At the same time Ekta Kapoor offered her the role of Aastha in Karam Apna Apna. In 2008, she appeared in the Bollywood film Tashan as Paravati. In the same year, she played the lead role in the soap opera Annu Ki Ho Gayee Waah Bhai Waah as Annu. In 2012 she bagged the lead character of Mukta Raghuvendra Pratap Rathore, Tapasya's daughter, in Uttaran on Colors TV.

She played the lead role of Shreya Bhushan Pethewala in Tum Hi Ho Bandhu Sakha Tumhi, which is aired on Zee TV. In 2016 she joined the cast of Piya Rangrezz as Aradhya Shamsher Singh, which aired on Life OK.[3] She was seen in the Star Plus show Koi Laut Ke Aaya Hai as Kavya.

Apart from that, she has done episodic roles in shows like Savdhaan India, Aahat, Ssshhhh...Koi Hai, Aye Zindagi, Mahima Shani Dev Ki and Chakradhari Ajay Krishna.

She was seen in Nazar and Yehh Jadu Hai Jinn Ka! (both on StarPlus ) playing the double role of Dilruba (Chudail / Sanam) and Aliya respectively.

Personal lifeEdit

Sreejita met her fiance Michael Blohm Pape in January 2019 when she went into a restaurant in Mumbai with friends. Michael, who is a German, got engaged in Sreejita later that year. In an interview with Nation Next,[4] Sreejita said that the couple wanted to get married in 2020 but could not do so because of the pandemic. The couple now plans to marry in 2022.

FilmographyEdit

FilmsEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2008 Tashan Parvati
2011 Luv Ka The End Sonia Lovani
2017 Monsoon Shootout Geeta [5]
LeLaki Berkalma Jilbab Bajaj [6][7]

TelevisionEdit

Year Show Character
2007–08 Kasautii Zindagii Kay Gargi Bajaj
2008 Annu Ki Ho Gayee Waah Bhai Waah! Annu
2009 Ladies Special Shivangi
C.I.D. / Aahat Reena
2010 Miley Jab Hum Tum Ashwini
2012–15 Uttaran Mukta Rathore
2015 Tum Hi Ho Bandhu Sakha Tumhi Shreya
2015–16 Piya Rangrezz Aradhya Singh
2016 Romansa Cinta Uttaran Mukta Rathore
2017 Koi Laut Ke Aaya Hai Kavya Singh Shekhari
2018–20 Nazar Dilruba / Sanam
2019 Laal Ishq Sakeena Khan
Shivani
2020 Yehh Jadu Hai Jinn Ka! Aliya

Web seriesEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2018 Untouchable Dr Natasha Narang
2020 NaxalBari Prakruti [8]
RVM Films Nandini

AwardsEdit

Year Awards Category Result
2012 Golden Petal Awards Most Janbaaz Personality Nominated
2012 Golden Petal Awards Best Debutant (Female) Nominated

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U9IutuFlY9E[dead link]
  2. ^ "Exclusive - Uttaran fame Sreejita De on her struggles: If you are entering an uncertain profession like acting you have to be optimistic". Vijaya Tiwari. The Times of India. 27 May 2021. Retrieved 27 May 2021.
  3. ^ "Sreejita De is upset". The Times of India. 27 March 2008. Retrieved 14 May 2014.
  4. ^ "TV actress Sreejita De speaks about her fiance Michael BP, her love for travelling and more!". https://www.nationnext.com/. Nation Next. External link in |website= (help)
  5. ^ "Sreejita looks so much like Rashmi - Times of India".
  6. ^ "Bareng Gaurav S Bajaj 'Uttaran' Tyas Mirasih Berhijab di FTV Lelaki Berkalung Jilbab !". 15 June 2016.
  7. ^ "Sreejita Uttaran".
  8. ^ "Naxalbari: Rajeev Khandelwal, Sreejita De and Shakti Anand's first look out".

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