No matter your taste in acting or cinematography, this list has something for everyone. Here you can find 10 female Gujarati actors that have made waves in Indian film with their exceptional acting talents, beauty, and grace.
Aarohi Patel, best known for her roles in Vijaygiri Bava’s Premji: Rise of a Warrior and Chaal Jeevi Laiye and Love Ni Bhavai movies is an Indian actress. She began her acting career as a child artist for Sandeep Patel’s Moti Na Chowk Re Sapna Ma Ditha before going on to star in both Premji: Rise of a Warrior and Vijaygiri Bava’s Premji: Rise of a Warrior before appearing as lead. Her latest hits are Chaal Jeevi Laiye and Love Ni Bhavai.
1. Esha Kansara
Actress Esha Kansara was born August 20, 1992 in Ahmedabad, Gujarat India. She made her acting debut with the Indian TV serial Mukti Bandhan in 2011.
Trained classical dancer, she triumphed at a state level competition known as Nrutyam.
Actress and beauty, she has earned herself an esteemed position in Bollywood. She has appeared in films like Duniyadari, Midnights with Menka and Mijaaj.
She is currently filming Rajesh Sharma’s 3 Ekka and playing Jahnvi’s role. Additionally, her recent Instagram posts have earned a large fan following.
2. Janki Bodiwala
Janki Bodiwala, known by her stage name Jaani Bodiwala in Gujarati films as Jaani Bodiwala is an Indian actress working primarily in that genre. Born October 30 1995 in Ahmedabad Gujarat she is the daughter of Bharat and Kashmira Bodiwala.
She completed her school education at M K Secondary & Higher Secondary School in Ahmedabad before going on to earn a Bachelor of Dental Science (BDS) at Goenka Research Institute of Dental Science in Gandhinagar.
Fitness enthusiast, she practices an active workout schedule to maintain a toned and fit physique. Additionally, she enjoys traveling, trying new cuisines, and spending time with friends and family.
3. Shraddha Joshi
Shraddha Joshi stands out amongst female actors from her state as she exhibits exceptional acting skills, beauty and grace. She has appeared in some of the most iconic movies ever.
She is also an avid fashion enthusiast, owning her own label “DEE”, which provides exquisite apparel. She enjoys staying abreast of trending styles.
She maintains multiple social media accounts to stay busy, all done with style and flair! No wonder she’s gained such a loyal following; she even runs her own e-commerce website! If you follow her online, make sure to tag her in any posts on Instagram that catch your eye – giving your vote of approval is always great fun!
4. Aarohi Patel
Aarohi Patel made her acting debut as a child actor in ‘Moti Na Chowk Re Sapna Ma Ditha’ and went on to star in Gujarati hit Premji: Rise of a Warrior. Since then she has given us several hits such as Love Ni Bhavai’, Chaal Jeevi Laiye! and Montu Ni Bittu.
As a commerce graduate, she has developed exceptional acting abilities, beauty, and grace that has allowed her to become one of the premier actresses today. With an innate charm for appealing to audiences of all age groups.
Aarohi Agarwal currently stars in OTT play Kadak Mitthi season 2. She spoke exclusively with OTTplay about her character Kashibai Bajirao Ballal and shooting experience of this series.
Kinjal Rajpriya is an Indian actress and trained classical Kathak dancer, appearing in films such as Chhello Divas and Days Of Tafree.
Her acting abilities have cemented her place as one of the leading actors in Gujarati cinema, garnering her several accolades and awards for her films.
She is also an accomplished singer, performing many Bhajans. Her debut song ‘Janediyo’ became extremely popular and won her national and international praise.
She hails from an Advaita Brahmin family. Her father Lalitjibhai works in a diamond company while Bhanuben serves as homemaker.
6. Manushi Chhillar
At 20 years old, she made history by becoming only the sixth Indian ever to win this coveted crown – 17 years after Priyanka Chopra won it!
She hails from Haryana and trained under legendary dancers Raja and Radha Reddy to learn Kuchipudi dance, becoming passionate about it that her passion led her to take up acting as a profession.
She works as a social activist through the project ‘Beauty with a Purpose’, in order to raise awareness of menstrual hygiene in rural areas; so far she has visited 20 villages.
She can currently be seen in Akshay Kumar’s historical drama Samrat Prithviraj and has received great acclaim and appreciation for her performance in it.
7. Aashika Bhatia
She possesses extraordinary acting, beauty and grace – skills which she showcases through social media where her videos have been seen millions of times.
As an actress who began her career at such a young age, she quickly became one of India’s acclaimed performers. She made her television debut with NDTV Imagine’s Meera in 2009; Sony Tv’s Parvarrish: Kuchh Khatte Kuchh Meethi (2010); “Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi” (2016) and “Ek Shringaar Swabhiman” (2017) are some examples of popular shows where she has appeared.
She hails from a Hindu family and was born on 15 December 1999 in Surat, Gujarat. Her father is businessman Rakesh Bhatia while her mother Meenu works in beauty services; Dev is her younger brother.
8. Bhavya Gandhi
Bhavya Gandhi, widely known for playing Tipendra Jethalal Gada/Tappu on SAB TV series Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah from 2008-2017.
Since 2010, he has been an integral part of the show as Tapu. However, due to a busy schedule he decided it was time for something new and decided to step away from acting altogether.
Bhavya has begun gardening on his balcony in Mumbai and enjoys growing flowers and fruits on it.
Bhavya has appeared in multiple movies, such as Pappa Tamne Nahi Samjaay and Shaadi Ke Siyape. His next project will be Kehvatlal Parivar which will hit theaters later in 2016. Additionally, he collaborated with Sachin-Jigar, and was even featured in ads of popular brands as an extra attraction! He loves acting.
9. Jinal Belani
Jinal Belani is an acclaimed Bollywood actress known for her incredible acting talent and grace. She can often be found appearing in advertisements of major brands like Dove, Micromax, Hawkins Roopsangam Sarees and Sahara Mineral Water.
Born and raised in Mumbai, she earned both a BA degree in Mass media from Mithibai College as well as an MA Literature through distance learning program. Beginning her career on television shows before making her film debut with Gujarati film Polam Pol.
After her debut success, she has gone on to star in several more Gujarati movies since. Additionally, she has done numerous television commercials, such as one for writer-director Vipul K. Rawal’s untitled thriller that will surely leave you gasping! Additionally, she currently stars in Har Mard Ka Dard which has an established track record of drawing female viewers.
10. Anushka Sen
Anushka Sen, an Indian actress known for her exceptional acting skills. Since she first started performing at such a young age, Anushka has quickly made waves within the industry with her beauty, grace, and extraordinary talent.
She began her acting career with Zee TV’s Yahaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli in 2009 as a child actor. Since then she has featured in various other serials and films.
Anushka is best-known for her portrayal of Meher in Baalveer. Additionally, she appeared as one of the youngest candidates ever seen on Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 11 and delighted audiences with her vibrant performances.