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Disha Vakani Biography, Age, Husband, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 16, 2019

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Short Biography

Disha Vakani was born on 17-08-1978 in Ahmedabad in the state of Gujarat, India. She is an Indian Film Actress, Television Actress, Theatre Actress & Soap Opera Actress who best known for her work in Hindi and Gujarati Cinemas. She also appeared in Television Serials.

Disha Vakani Complete Bio & Career

Disha Vakani was born and brought up in Ahmedabad. Her father Bhim Vakani was one of the most famous Gujarati theatre artists. Disha’s stint with acting started from an early age by acting in some Gujarati plays. She obtained her graduate degree in Dramatic Arts from the famous Gujarat College, Ahmedabad.
Disha began her acting career by acting in some stage plays. She became after working in noted plays like Lali Lila and Kamal Patel Vs Dhamal Patel. She made her film debut by acting in a B Grade film titled Kamsin: The Untouched in the year 1997. After which, she played brief or supporting roles in Bollywood films like Devdas, Jodha Akbar, and Mangal Pandey: The Rising.
She made her small screen debut by appearing in a guest appearance role in the famous television series called Khichdi in 2004. Her real breakthrough came after she appeared in one of the most famous television series, Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah in the year 2008. She joined the show since its inception in 2008 and is still with the show. Her chemistry with her onscreen husband Dilip Joshi is well appreciated and her role of Dayaben has made her a household name in India. For her splendid performance in the series, she has won numerous Telly awards. She took a sabbatical from the show Tarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chasma citing pregnancy. She finally returned to the show after a gap of almost 2 years in October 2019.

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Disha Vakani Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to veteran Gujarati actor Bhim Vakani. Her brother Mayur Vakani is also an actor and he also plays her on-screen brother in Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chasmah. She is married to Mayur Padia since 2015 and has a daughter named Stuti Padia.

Life's Important Dates Of Disha Vakani

Body Measurements

Breast Size 34
Waist Size 28
Hip Size 36
Body Figure 34-28-36
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School N/a
College Gujarat College, Ahmedabad
Qualification Graduation in Dramatic Arts
Hobbies Travelling, Reading, Listening Music, Swimming
Marital Status Married
Debut Bollywood Film - Kamsin: The Untouched (1997)
Gujarati Film - Paiso Maro Parmeshwar (2002)
TV - Khichdi (2004)
Best Movies Devdas (2002), Mangal Pandey: The Rising (2005), and Jodhaa Akbar (2008) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth $ 1 Million
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black, Red, White
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Deepika Padukone
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Food Vada Pav

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Disha Vakani

  • She started her career with a B Grade Hindi film titled Kamsin: The Untouched in the year 1997.
  • In addition to Hindi, she has also worked in Gujarati film titled Paiso Maro Parmeshwar.
  • She has also appeared in some of the most famous Gujarati plays such as Lali Lila, and Kamal Patel vs Dhamal Patel among others.
  • She took a break of almost 2 years after her pregnancy to get back on the sets of Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chasma.
  • Her husband Mayur is a Charted Accountant.

Disha Vakani Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

45 years, 8months, 7 days old age Disha Vakani will turn 46 on 17 August, 2024. Only 3 months, 23 days, 11 hours,53 minutes has left for her next birthday.

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Disha Vakani has celebrated the total number of 46 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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