Prachi Desai : Wiki, Bio, Life Story, Facts, Figures and Net Worth

Prachi Desai (born 12 September 1988) is an Indian Bollywood film and television actress. She started her television career as lead protagonist in the successful TV drama Kasamh Se on Zee TV. She made her Bollywood debut in the 2008 film Rock On!!. Her other notable features include Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai (2010), Bol Bachchan (2012) and I, Me Aur Main (2013). She is also the endorser, spokesperson, brand ambassador and the face of Goa Tourism and Neutrogena products in India. Desai is also a brand ambassador of Luxlyra.

In 2012, she appeared in Teri Meri Kahaani in a cameo role. Desai then appeared in a full-fledged role in Bol Bachchan opposite Abhishek Bachchan, along with Ajay Devgn and Asin. The film proved to be Desai’s biggest box office success till date.

Desai next appeared in I, Me Aur Main (2013) with John Abraham and Chitrangada Singh. She did another film Policegiri with Sanjay Dutt. In 2014, she appeared in an item number for Ek Villain in a song called “Awari”. In 2016, Desai played former cricket captain Azharuddin’s wife Naureen in his biopic film Azhar opposite Emraan Hashmi. She will again play the wife of Farhan Akhtar in Rock On!! 2 a sequel to Rock On!!. The film is expected to release on 11 November 2016.

Personal Life

Prachi Desai - Personal Life
Prachi Desai – Personal Life
Personal DetailsInformation
Full NamePrachi Desai
NicknameOTA (one-take artiste)
Alternative Names(s) (also known as) (list)N/A
Date of Birth12 September 1988
Age (as of 2023)35 Years
Zodiac SignVirgo
BirthplaceSurat, Gujarat, India
HometownPanchgani, Maharashtra, India
Current AddressMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Education QualificationCollege dropout (B.A. in Psychology course)
Hobbies and InterestsReading, yoga, dancing and sketching
Languages KnownHindi, English, Gujarati
Social Media Profiles link (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)[Facebook], [Instagram], [Twitter]
Wikipedia Profile linkPrachi Desai – Wikipedia
IMDb Profile link[Prachi Desai – IMDb]
Website linkN/A

Physical Appearance

Prachi Desai - Physical Appearance
Prachi Desai -Physical Appearance
Physical StatsInformation
Body TypeSlim
Body Measurements (Chest – Waist – Hips)34-26-35 inches or 86-66-89 cm
Height in feet, inches, cm5 ft 4 in or 163 cm
Weight in kg, lbs55 kg or 121 lbs
Chest34 inches or 86 cm
Waist26 inches or 66 cm
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
HairstyleMedium-length and straight
Distinctive FeaturesCute smile, dimpled cheeks, mole on her right cheek

Family and Relationships

Prachi Desai - Family And Relationships
Prachi Desai – Family And Relationships
Relationships DetailsInformation
Marital StatusUnmarried
Spouse – HusbandN/A
FatherNiranjan Desai (Professor)
MotherAmeeta Desai (Homemaker)
Children N/A
Siblings Esha Desai (Sister)
Affairs – Boyfriend(s) Rohit Shetty (Director) (Ex-Boyfriend)
Significant RelationshipsN/A

Career, Awards, and Achievements

Prachi Desai - Career, Awards, And Achievements
Prachi Desai – Career, Awards, And Achievements
Career DetailsInformation
Debut FilmRock On!! (2008)
Notable Roles Sakshi Shroff in Rock On!! (2008), Mumtaz in Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai (2010), Naureen Azhar in Azhar (2016), Sanjana in Bol Bachchan (2012)
Recent Films – New Movies Silence… Can You Hear It? (2021), Kosha (2021), Thadam (2021)
Upcoming Films N/A
Popular Television Series Kasamh Se (2006-2008), Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 2 (2007), Koffee with Karan 3 (2010), Comedy Nights with Kapil (2014)
Awards and Achievements Indian Telly Award for Best Actress and Best Onscreen Couple for Kasamh Se, Filmfare Award nomination for Best Female Debut for Rock On!!, IIFA Award and Apsara Award for Best Supporting Actress for Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai, Screen Award nomination for Most Promising Debut Actress and Best Supporting Actress, etc.
Endorsements/Brand Collaborations Goa Tourism, Neutrogena, Lux Lyra, Boroplus, Gili Jewellery, etc.
Philanthropy/Charity Work N/A
Professional Associations Indian Film Industry
Training and EducationHigh School from St. Joseph Convent School, Panchgani; College dropout from Sinhagad College, Pune
Production CompanyN/A
Box Office Success – Hit Movies Rock On!!, Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai, Bol Bachchan
Critical Acclaim Movies Rock On!!, Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai

Assets and Finances

Prachi Desai - Assets And Finances
Prachi Desai – Assets And Finances
Financial ProfileInformation
Net Worth in Rs. and Dollars₹87 Crore or $10 Million 
Per Movie Charges in Rs. and Dollars₹1 Crore or $140,000 
Per Endorsement Charges in Rs. and DollarsN/A
Sponsorship Deals Goa Tourism, Neutrogena, Lux Lyra 
Business Ventures N/A
Investments N/A
Real Estate Holdings N/A
Luxury Items/Properties Owned Summer dresses , Vintage print linen dress 
Cars Collection BMW 3 Series , Tata Harrier 

Favourite Things, Likes and Dislikes

Prachi Desai - Favourite Things, Likes And Dislikes
Prachi Desai – Favourite Things, Likes And Dislikes
Favorite ThingsInformation
Favorite ActorRyan Gosling, Arjun Rampal, Shahid Kapoor
Favorite ActressKangana Ranaut, Julia Roberts, Audrey Hepburn
Favorite FilmPyaasa (1957), The Shawshank Redemption (1994), Central Station (1998), The Godfather (1972), Monster (2003), Boys Don’t Cry (1999)
Favorite Music BandsLady Gaga
Favorite SportN/A
Favorite BooksShantaram by Gregory David Roberts, Harry Potter (Literary Series) by J. K. Rowling
Favorite ColorWhite
Favorite FoodPizza, Chocolate Mud Cake, Cheese Risotto, Lemon & Arugula Rigatoni
Things s/he likesReading, yoga, dancing and sketching
Things s/he dislikesKetchup, Dad playing a villain in films, People making fun of her dad

Early Life and Upbringing

Prachi Desai - Early Life And Upbringing
Prachi Desai – Early Life And Upbringing

Debut Film

Prachi Desai - Debut Film
Prachi Desai – Debut Film

Rise to Stardom

Prachi Desai - Rise To Stardom
Prachi Desai – Rise To Stardom

Successful Film

Prachi Desai - Successful Film
Prachi Desai – Successful Film


Prachi Desai - Controversies
Prachi Desai – Controversies

Interesting Facts

Prachi Desai - Interesting Facts
Prachi Desai – Interesting Facts

Prachi Desai Hot Photoshoot 8Prachi Desai Facts you Did Not Know:

  • Does Prachi Desai smoke? : No.
  • Does Prachi Desai drink alcohol? : Yes
  • Prachi Desai starred acting in the most famous television serial of all time, ‘kasam se’ at an age of 16 years.
  • She was a good student till she reached her teens. It is in her teens that she decided that she could not go any deeper into studies and she wanted to pursue a career in modelling and acting.
  • While shooting for ‘kasam se’, she got a call one day from the director of ‘rock on’ movie to meet him in his studio. She never imagined that she was being called in for auditioning for a role opposite Farhan Akthar and that she was going to make her debut into Bollywood with that call.
  • She made her way into the entertainment industries through Balaji Telefilms, whcih is owned by Ektha Kapoor and she is very close to Ektha and her entire family.
  • It was Prachi , whom Ektha Kapoor made to to work harder, since she used to believe that Prachi could hit it big if she aspires to.
  • Due to her prior commitment to ‘kasam se’ serial, Prachi could not deny to be shot in the show. At the same time, she could not lose her big chance, that came in the form of ‘rock on’, so she used to work for both the shootings at a time.
  • Prachi is often compared to Sonam Kapoor in terms of looks.
  • Prachi played a mother role in ‘kasam se’, when she was merely a girl of 17 years old.

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