Ragini Khanna is a renowned Tv actress, known for her witty humour, straightforward answers and gorgeous looks. She made her debut on Indian television with the show ‘Radhaa Ki Betiyaan Kuch Kar Dikhayengi’ which aired on NDTV Imagine.
The breakthrough in her acting career came through ‘Sasural Genda Phool’ which ran for almost 2 years and made her a household name. She had also acted in the comedy Tv show named ‘Bhaskar Bharti’ which was inspired by the Argentinian Tv show named Lalola.
Apart from being a remarkable actress, she is an exceptional presenter and has hosted reality shows like ‘Jhalak Dikhla Jaa’ and ‘India’s Best Dramebaaz’.
In 2011, she entered Bollywood with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s ‘Teen Thay Bhai’ followed by the critically acclaimed movie ‘Gurgaon’ also starring Pankaj Tripathi and Akshay Oberoi in the lead roles.
She has also featured on OTT platform of Zee5 with films like ‘Posham Pa’ and ‘Ghoomketu’.
Biography of Ragini Khanna :-
Name: Ragini Praveen Khanna
Known As: Ragini Khanna
Known For: She played the role of ‘Bharti’ in her hit debut Indian television show ‘Bhaskar Bharti’, played the role of ‘Suhana Kashyap’ in Indian TV drama ‘Sasural Genda Phool’ and was a lead actress in a critically acclaimed neo-noir thriller film ‘Gurgaon’.
Date of Birth of Ragini Khanna : 09 December 1987
Age of Ragini Khanna: 33 (as of 2020).
Height of Ragini Khanna: 5ft 4inches/163 cm/1.63 m
Weight of Ragini Khanna: 55 kg/ 121 lbs
Measurements: 34 – 27 – 36
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Zodiac Sign/Star Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mumbai, Maharashtra
Hometown: Mumbai, Maharashtra
Currently Living: Mumbai, Maharashtra
Known Languages: English ,Hindi, and Punjabi
Profession: Model, Film and Television Actress, and Host
Net Worth of Ragini Khanna: $ 1 Million (approx.)
Marital Status: Unmarried
Favourite Actor: Aamir Khan
Favourite Actress: Alia Bhatt
Controversies of Ragini Khanna
1. She was outspoken about the unrestrained commercialization of the Goddess Durga festival ‘Navratri, where she highlighted the fact that traditional values and customs were ignored in modern times which made her hugely disappointed and sad.
2. During the Star Ya Rockstar shoot she faced an altercation with a fellow contestant ‘Chhavi Mittal’ regarding their performances.
3. In a culinary show ‘Welcome’ which aired on Life OK she was spotted arguing with fellow celebrity Nigaar Khan as her mother’s name was taken in a disrespectful manner.
Interesting Facts about Ragini Khanna
1. She is the grandaughter of the renowned classical singer Nirmala Devi.
2. She is the niece of Bollywood actor Govinda, and TV personalities Krushna Abhishek, Arti Singh and Soumya Seth are her cousins.
3. She was introduced to singing by her mother when she was just 5 years old and is trained in classical music.
4. She enjoys dancing and even took classes of the same for 8 years.
5. She is enthusiastic regarding sports and plays various sports like swimming, squash and badminton.
6. Though a popular face on television she has even acted in movies like ‘Teen Thay Bhai’, ‘Posham Pa’, ‘Ghoomketu’ and ‘Gurgaon’ for which her performance was critically praised.
7. She has participated in reality game shows like ‘10 Ka Dum’ and ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’, even took part in dance reality show ‘Jhalak Dikhla Jaa Season 4’.
8. She is also known for her comic timing as she was seen in comedy shows like Comedy Circus and Comedy Nights with Kapil.
9. She has hosted numerous shows and award functions like ‘Jhalak Dikhla Jaa’, ‘Gangs of Haseepur’ and ‘India’s Best Dramebaaz’.
10. She loves flaunting her dressing swag and gorgeous looks and has also featured as a runway model at Lakme Fashion Week.
11. She is the brand ambassador of a science organization founded by her mother ‘Beauty with Astrology’ along with a spiritual and wellness radio show ‘Seher’ on 92.7 Big FM.
12. She is the brand ambassador of Catch food’s product named ‘Mix n Drink’.
Movies and Tv Shows of Ragini Khanna
|Teen Thay Bhai||2011|
|Bhaji in Problem (Punjabi)||2013|
|Radhaa Ki Betiyaan Kuch Kar Dikhayengi||2008|
|Dekh India Dekh||2002|
|Sasural Genda Phool||2010-2012|
|Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4||2010-2011|
|Comedy Circus Ka Naya Daur||2011|
|India’s Best Dramebaaz||2013|
|Gangs of Haseepur||2014|
|Dil Hai Chota Sa Choti Si Asha||2016|
Awards Won by Ragini Khanna
|Best Actress in a Lead Role – Sasural Genda Phool||2010|
|BIG Garma Garam Jodi (Fiction) – Sasural Genda Phool||2011|
|Apsara Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series – Sasural Genda Phool||2012|
Affair/Boyfriend of Ragini Khanna
1. Jesal Arya – In 2011, Ragini was rumored dating Jesal, a rich businessman by profession where both of them kept it a secret from the public’s eye.
Family of Ragini Khanna
Father: Late Praveen Khanna (Film Director)
Mother: Kaamini Khanna (Astrologer)
Brothe: Amit Khanna (Actor)
Uncle : Govinda
Social Media Profiles of Ragini Khanna
Education/Qualification of Ragini Khanna
School : R.N Shah High School, Juhu, Mumbai
College : Post Graduation in Commerce
Smoke : Not Known
Alcohol : Not Known