Mrunal Thakur

Mrunal Thakur's Biography
Mrunal Thakur

Name: Mrunal Thakur

Nickname: Goli

Birthday:  1st August 1992

Known For: Mrunal Thakur is known for making her way through working in television to films.

Height: 5’5”

Weight: 55kgs

Debut Film: Hello Nandan

Marital Status: Unmarried

Spouse: None

Children: None

Relationships: Sharad Chandra Tripathi, Arjit Taneja (Rumoured)

Awards: Best Newcomer Award at London Indian Film Festival, Gold Award for Rising Star from Indian Television to Film

Zodiac: Leo

Mrunal Thakur Biography

Mrunal Thakur is a newcomer to Bollywood, and the actress has been doing well for herself. The actress has been into acting since she was in college. Thakur signed a lead role as Gauri Bhosle opposite Mohit Sehgal in the Star Plus series Mujhse Kuchh Kehti…Yeh Khamoshiyaan, back then.

The show aired from 2012–13. Later in 2013, Mrunal Thakur appeared in an episodic appearance on the mystery-thriller Har Yug Mein Aayega Ek – Arjun. In 2014, Thakur signed Zee TV’s soap opera Kumkum Bhagya, for which she began shooting the following month. The show, co-starring Sriti Jha, Shabir Ahluwalia, Arjit Taneja, and Supriya Shukla received positive reviews from critics in critical reception. Thakur quit the show in January 2016. She then danced in a special episode of &TV’s SauBhagyalaxmi, and took retirement from television.

In 2014, Mrunal made her film debut in Hello Nandan, directed by Rahul Jadhav. She made her next appearance in Surajya and Vitti Dandu. Though the actress began working on the international film, Love Sonia in 2012, it was released in 2018 after facing several delays. For the preparation of her role in the movie, Thakur stayed at a brothel to study the body language of prostitutes. The film flopped at the box office.

Thakur’s Bollywood debut came in 2019 with Vikas Bahl’s biographical movie Super 30, narrating the story of mathematician Anand Kumar, played by Hrithik Roshan, and his educational program of the same name, in which she portrayed Kumar’s love interest.

In the same year, she played John Abraham’s wife in Nikkhil Advani’s thriller Batla House, based on the 2008 Batla House encounter case. While Batla House grossed over ₹1.11 billion (US$15 million) worldwide, Super 30 impressed everybody with a global collection of ₹2.08 billion (US$28 million) worldwide, and both of them were highly successful, making 2019 a successful year for Thakur.

Later in 2019, Mrunal Thakur starred as the fictional character Sivagami in the web series Baahubali: Before The Beginning, a Netflix distribution and spin-off to the blockbuster Baahubali franchise. She began the next decade and year 2020 with her second Netflix venture, the anthology horror film Ghost Stories, containing four segments.

As of 2021, Thakur appeared in Toofaan, directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, opposite Farhan Akhtar on Amazon Prime Video, and Jersey opposite Shahid Kapoor. She also appeared in Dhamaka, alongside Kartik Aaryan.

Controversy: When Mrunal Thakur starrer Toofan, alongside Farhan Akhtar, faced delays in release due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the actress and the rest of the team faced backlash from the fans who were waiting for the movie for a long time.

Latest News: Mrunal Thakur recently attended the F1 tournament in Qatar, where she posed next to Mouni Roy, David Beckham and many more people.

Latest Movies: Dhamaka

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Upcoming Movies: Pippa, Aankh Micholi

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