Name: Payal Rohatgi
Birthday- 9th November 1976
Marital Status- Single
Interesting Facts- Payal was previously linked with Rahul Mahajan and cricketer Herschelle Gibbs but is recently dating the wrestler Sangram Singh post the reality show Survivor India. But they have no recent marriage plans and are much focused on their careers.
Trivia- Payal Rohatgi was one of the finalists of Femina Miss India 2000. She moreover was crowned Miss Tourism World in 2003.
She is an associate with the rehabilitation centres of alcoholics and drug addicts. She adored her day of World Anti Drugs Day by celebrating with them.
She is very well attached with the NGO Jeevan Dhara situated in Mumbai.
She with Sangram Singh has been chosen as the brand ambassador of International Human Rights Organisation (IHRO).
In 2009 she was tagged as a “sexy bombshell” in Bollytown for her photo shoot for Maxim, the men’s magazine.
Awards- Payal Rohatgi was first awarded on 2nd May 2010 for her excellnc4e in the arts field by International Creative Arts Society (ICAS) in Ahmedabad.
Biography- The item girl was born in a middle class family. The names of her parents are Shashank Rohatgi and Veena Rohatgi. She was born in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad. She finished her schooling from Udgam School and chose the L.D. College Of Engineering for B.Tech. She by education is a computer engineer.
Her glamour world endeavour started with modelling for high stated brands like Amul, Nescafe and Nirma. She grabbed attention with her television ad Cadbury’s Temptations Chocolates. She also appeared in other commercials like Dabur’s Lal Dantmanjan with Viru aka Virendra Sehwag and Eveready battery with Big B aka Amitabh Bacchan in 2006.
She has also done music videos by Indipop Artiste Kay Kay, Rock Band and Silk Route.
Her success in glamour world with the beauty pageants gave her believe in herself to opt for acting. Her debut was with Harry Baweja’s Yeh Kya Ho Raha Hai? (2002). The film was a remake of the English teen flick American Pie.
After this she got a handful of low budget films like Plan (2003), Police Force (2003), Rakht (2004), Laila (2004), Chetna: The Excitement (2005), Tauba Tauba (2005), Mazaa Mazaa (2005), Fun-Can Be Dangerous Sometimes (2005), Mr.100% (2006), Patth (2003), Men Not Allowed (2006), Ek Se Mera Kya Hoga (2006), Refugee (2002).
She made it big with 36 China Town (2006) as one of the leads of the film and shared the screen with Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Paresh Rawal, Johny Lever and more.
Her next film Corporate (2006) brought her critical acclamations.
After this she featured opposite Ranvir Shorey in a cameo in the film Ugly a UR Pagli (2008).
Thereafter she appeared in Dhol (2007) and Dil Kabaddi (2008).
The film Valentine’s Night (2012) with her boyfriend Sangram Singh and Rakhi Sawant slipped the Box Office very badly.
The item girl is not at all bound to cinemas only but has also appeared on reality shows like Big Boss Season 2 on Colors, comedy skit of Comedy Circus-Chinchpokli to China on Sony T.V, Raaz Pichle Janam Ka on NDTV Imagine, Survivor India-The Ultimate Battle on Star Plus, Zor Ka Jhatka on Imagine, Khatron Ke Khiladi on Colors and one twelve years famous serial CID.
The sexy equaliser of Malika Sherawat and Neha Dhupia has done workshops regarding theatre with Quasar Thakur. She did her debut on stage with Vandana Sajnani Khattar’s English play Four Play (2010) in Mumbai.
Payal Rohatgi has taken up a project of a lead role as a T.V journalist in a Bollywood film which is based on 26/11 terrorist attacks in Mumbai.
She has also possibly made her venture in a Hollywood project.
Pari aka Payal follows the philosophy of working hard and leaving rest on God. Her final aim is to acquire a respectable, adorable and worthy position as a good actress.
Hope she fulfils her dream!!