Name: Divyanka Tripathi
Birthday: 14th December 1984
Known For: Unlike several actors and actresses, Divyanka Tripathi wanted to join the army and become an officer because of which she even joined the Nehru Institute of
Debut Film: Lala Hardaul (Film), Banoo Main Teri Dulhann (TV)
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Vivek Dahiya
Relationships: Sharad Malhotra
Awards: Indian Television Academy Award for Best Actress (Popular), Indian Television Academy Award for Best Actress (Jury), Indian Telly Award for Best Actor in Lead Role Female (Popular), Indian Telly Award for Best Actress in a Lead Role (Jury), Gold Award for Best Actress in a Lead Role, Asian Viewers Television Award for Best Actress of the Year, BIG Star Entertainment Award for Most Entertaining Actress in Lead Role (Fiction)
Divyanka Tripathi started her career as an anchor on All India Radio, Bhopal. She participated in Pantene Zee Teen Queen in 2003 and won the title of Miss Beautiful Skin. In 2004, Tripathi participated in India’s Best Cinestars Ki Khoj and ended up being in the top 8 from the Bhopal zone.
She again contested from the Indore zone, where she was declared the runner-up. This ensured her qualification for phase 2 of the contest where she lost eventually. In 2005, she was crowned Miss Bhopal.
Tripathi appeared in a telefilm for Doordarshan and later presented a show called AkashVani. In 2005, she acted in Star One’s Yeh Dil Chahe More as Payal followed by Viraasat as Melanie in 2006. That same year, the actress was roped in for Zee TV’s drama fiction Banoo Main Teri Dulhann by playing the dual roles of Vidya and Divya.
She received recognition for the role of Vidya and her onscreen pair with SharadMalhotra. The show ran for three years and ended in 2009. She participated in Zee TV’s Khana Khazana as a contestant in 2006. In 2007, Tripathi participated in Sahara One’s reality show, Jjhoom India as a contestant.
In 2008, she participated in Imagine TV’s NachleVe with Saroj Khan. In the same year, she presented 9X’s Jalwa Four 2 Ka 1. Next year, Tripathi featured in the second season of Star Plus’s horror thriller Ssshhhh…Phir Koi Hai. In 2010, she played the role of Rashmi Sharma, a housewife in SAB TV’s comedy-drama Mrs. & Mr. Sharma Allahabadwale.
In 2011, Divyanka participated in Imagine TV’s Zor Ka Jhatka: Total Wipeout. She later played the lead in SAB TV’s Chintu Chinki Aur Ek Badi Si Love Story as Suman, followed by appearing in an episodic appearance in Adaalat. In 2012, she acted in Star Plus’s Teri Meri Love Stories as Nikita opposite Iqbal Khan.
In 2013, she portrayed the character of Dr.Ishita Bhalla in Ekta Kapoor’s show Yeh Hai Mohabbatein opposite Karan Patel. The show ran successfully for six years until it ended at the end of 2019.
In 2016, Tripathi participated in Colors TV’s sports reality show, Box Cricket League 2. Later in the same year, she made a cameo appearance in Life OK’s Bahu Hamari Rajni Kant along with Anita Hassanandani, Hina Khan, and KaranvirBohra. In 2017, she participated in Nach Baliye 8 with her husband Vivek Dahiya and emerged as the winner, whilst Mohit Sehgal, Sanaya Irani became finalists.
In 2018, Tripathi made an appearance on Kanpur Wale Khuranas. In early 2019, the actress presented Star Plus’s singing reality show The Voice 3. She also made a cameo appearance in Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum, starring Dipika Kakar.
In 2020, she made an appearance on The Greedy Closet and presented Sony TV’s crime show, Crime Patrol, until March 2021. In 2021, Divyanka Tripathi participated in Colors TV’s stunt-based reality show, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 11, as a contestant.
Controversy: Divyanka Tripathi was criticised by netizens for not wearing a dupatta with her suits in the show Crime Patrol, which she hosted. However, Tripathi didn’t stay quiet and slammed the trolls while schooling them to respect women even without the piece of clothing.
Latest News: Divyanka Tripathi recently held a ‘Ask Me Anything’ session with her fans, where she responded about how she tackles her haters. “I try putting some sense in them if I see a scope,” Tripathi replied to the question.
Latest Movies: A Divorce to Remember
Latest Series: Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 11
Upcoming Movies: None