Vishakha Singh is a talented actress, producer, and entrepreneur who has made a name for herself in the Indian film industry. The Bollywood actress known for her roles in both Bollywood and South Indian films, Singh’s versatility and talent have earned her recognition and acclaim.
Early Life and Upbringing
Born on May 5, 1986, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Vishakha Singh spent her early years in the UAE before moving to India for her education. She attended the Abu Dhabi Indian School and Delhi Public School.
Singh later pursued a degree in business studies from Delhi University and completed her post-graduation in Advertising and Public Relations from the Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi.
Personal Life – Age, Zodiac Sign
|Full Name||Vishakha Singh|
|Alternative Names(s) (also known as)||Vishakha Singh|
|Date of Birth||5 May 1986|
|Age (as of 2023)||37 Years|
|Birthplace||Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates|
|Hometown||Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates|
|Education Qualification||Post Graduation in Advertising and Public Relations|
|Hobbies and Interests||Traveling|
|Languages Known||Hindi, English, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam|
|Social Media Profiles link (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)||Facebook, Instagram|
|Wikipedia Profile link||Vishakha Singh|
|IMDb Profile link||Vishakha Singh|
Physical Appearance – Height, Weight, Body Measurements
|Body Measurements (Chest – Waist – Hips)||34-27-33 inches|
|Height in feet, inches, cm||5’ 4″, 163 cm|
|Weight in kg, lbs||50 kg, 110 lbs|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Hairstyle||Medium length, wavy|
|Distinctive Features||Expressive eyes|
Family and Relationships – Boyfriend/Husband, Affairs
Singh is the daughter of Jitendra Singh, a capitalist1. She is currently unmarried and was previously in a relationship with archaeologist Vikrant Rao.
|Spouse – Husband||N/A|
|Father||Jitendra Singh (Capitalist)|
|Affairs – Boyfriend(s)||Vikrant Rao (Archaeologist)|
Rise to Stardom
Singh began her career in the entertainment industry as a model in 2007. She made her acting debut in the Telugu film ‘Gnaapakam’ in 2007. However, she gained recognition in Bollywood with director Ashutosh Gowariker’s 2010 film ‘Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey’, alongside Abhishek Bachchan and Deepika Padukone.
Her breakthrough role came in the Tamil film ‘Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya’ in 2013.
Debut Film – Gnapakam
Successful Film – Vaaliba Raja
Career, Awards, and Achievements
Singh’s performance in ‘Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey’ earned her a “Best Breakthrough Performance – Female” nomination from Stardust Awards in 2011. She also ventured into film production in 2012 by co-producing ‘Peddlers’, a film directed by Vasan Bala.
The film was selected at the critic week at the Cannes Film Festival.
|Profession(s)||Actress, Producer, Entrepreneur|
|Debut Film||Gnapakam (Telugu, 2007)|
|Notable Roles||Kalpana in Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey (2010)1 Neetu in Fukrey (2013)1 Rukmini in Vaaliba Raja (2016)|
|Recent Films – New Movies||The Maya Tape (2018)Bayam Oru Payanam (2016) Vaaliba Raja (2016)|
|Upcoming Films||The Maya Tape|
|Popular Television Series||The Adventures of Dr. Slice & Dice: The Genius of Beauty|
|Awards and Achievements||Nominated for Stardust Award for Best Breakthrough Performance – Female for Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey (2010) Co-produced Peddlers, which was selected at the critic week at the Cannes Film Festival (2012) Invited to be a part of the jury of one of Rome’s biggest film festivals for Italian and European filmmakers (2015)|
|Philanthropy/Charity Work||Helped Santhi Soundarajan, first Tamil woman to win a medal at the Asian Games, fetch a permanent job at Tamil Nadu Sports Development Authority1|
|Training and Education||Post Graduation in Advertising and Public Relations from the Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi|
|Box Office Success – Hit Movies||Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya (2013)Fukrey (2013)|
|Critical Acclaim Movies||Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey (2010)2 Peddlers (2012)|
Assets and Finances – Net Worth
|Net Worth in Rs. and Dollars||Rs. 1100 crore or $170 million|
|Per Movie Charges in Rs. and Dollars||Rs. 1000 crore or $160 million|
|Per Endorsement Charges in Rs. and Dollars||Rs. 900 crore or $140 million|
|Business Ventures||Red Polka, WazirX FT Marketplace, IconicBot, 4Five app|
|Investments||Peddlers, Haraamkhor, Onaatah, Atkan Chatkan|
|Real Estate Holdings||Industry. Unitech Limited. Noida|
|Luxury Items/Properties Owned||N/A|
Favourite Things, Likes and Dislikes
|Favorite Actor||Hrithik Roshan, Rajinikanth, Dhanush|
|Favorite Actress||Alia Bhatt|
|Favorite Film||Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya|
|Favorite Music Bands||Kumar sanu,Arijit Singh|
|Favorite Food||Indian Food|
|Things s/he like||Traveling, Acting, Producing, Entrepreneurship|
|Things s/he dislike||Vulgar comments, Smoking, Drinking|
Top 5 Best Films – Vishakha Singh
|Film Name||Year of Release||Character Played|
|Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey||2010||Pritilata Waddedar|
|Ankur Arora Murder Case||2013||Dr. Riya Srivastav|
|Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya||2013||Sowmiya|
Controversies – Vishakha Singh
Singh made headlines after responding to a user for his vulgar comments on one of her photos, which she posted on her social media account.
Interesting Facts – Vishakha Singh
- Singh hails from a family of Uttar Pradesh which later settled in London.
- As a child, she wanted to be a teacher.
- She works as a part-time venture capitalist in her father’s company which is based in Dubai.
- Along with the equal right activist Gopi Shankar Madurai, she helped Santhi Soundarajan, the first Tamil woman to win a medal at the Asian Games, fetch a permanent job at Tamil Nadu Sports Development Authority.
- She began modelling in 2007 and worked for some Television and print commercial projects.
- In 2015, she was invited to be a part of the jury of one of Rome’s biggest film festivals for Italian and European filmmakers.
With her talent and determination, Vishakha Singh continues to make her mark in the Indian film industry. Her journey serves as an inspiration for many aspiring actors and actresses. As she continues to take on new roles and challenges, there’s no doubt that we’ll be seeing more of her in the future.