Akanksha Puri is a talented actress and model who works in Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, and Kannada films.
Along with a few television shows. She is best known for her role as Goddess Parvati in Vighnaharta Ganesh.
She is also appearing on Bigg Boss OTT Season 2.
Akanksha Puri Wiki/ Biography
She is born on July 26, 1988, in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. Akanksha Puri was born and raised in Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
She is currently 34 years old. She completed her primary education in a village and later attended Carmel Convent School in Bhopal for her secondary schooling.
During her childhood, she was known for being active in sports, particularly tennis and basketball. After completing her graduation, she worked as an international cabin crew for Kingfisher Airlines.
Akanksha Puri’s height is approximately 5’6″ (167 cm) and her weight is around 70 kg.
She has a beautiful figure of 32-28-34. She has black color eyes and brown color hair.
Family, Caste & Boyfriend
- Father: R.K. Puri (Retired Assistant Commissioner of Police)
- Mother: Chitra Puri (Astrologer)
- Brother: Amitesh Puri (Businessman)
Akanksha Puri was born into a close-knit family in Bhopal. Her father’s name is RK Puri
and her mother’s name is Chitra Puri.
She has a brother named Amitesh Puri.
Akanksha Puri was once rumored to be in a relationship with television actor Sidharth Shukla, but she denied dating him and stated they were just friends.
She dated actor Paras Chhabra from 2017 to 2019 but broke up due to compatibility issues.
In 2021, there were rumors of her dating singer Mika Singh, but Akanksha clarified that they were just good friends.
Akanksha Puri started her career as a model in 2010, appearing in print shoots for various brands.
She has also appeared in TV commercials for popular brands like Sunfeast Dark Fantasy and mCaffeine.
In 2015, she made her film debut with the Tamil film “Alex Pandian” and subsequently appeared in Tamil, Malayalam, and Kannada films.
She gained recognition for her role in Madhur Bhandarkar’s Hindi film “Calendar Girls” (2015).
Akanksha made her TV debut with an episode of the popular series “CID” in 2015.
She played the role of Goddess Parvati in the Hindi TV series “Vighnaharta Ganesha” (2017-2020).
Akanksha has also appeared as a guest in reality TV shows like “Bigg Boss 13” and “Bigg Boss 15.”
In 2022, she participated as a wild card contestant in the reality TV show “Swayamvar: Mika Di Vohti.”
She loves Indian and Italian food.
She also loves romantic and action-packed movies
Salary & Net Worth
Akanksha Puri’s successful acting career has undoubtedly contributed to her net worth. Her net worth is approximately 10 crores.
Here are some interesting facts about Akanksha Puri
- She has been featured on the covers of magazines like The Wedding Mantra, Fab Lifestyle, and Fashion Herald.
- Akanksha has several tattoos, including a lotus with wings, a barcode with “BEING ME,” and a Sanskrit quote that translates to “I am a warrior.”
- She is known for her fitness routine and follows a strict workout regimen.
- Akanksha Puri gained immense popularity for her portrayal of Goddess Parvati in the TV series “Vighnaharta Ganesha.”
- She also participated in Bharat Jodo Yatra with Rahul Gandhi and Rashmi Desai.
- She participated in reality TV shows like “Bigg Boss 13” and “Swayamvar – Mika Di Vohti.”