This article will answer every question you have about Prachi Desai. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about her.
- What does Desai do for a living?
- Who are Desai’s parents and siblings?
- What are Desai’s interests and hobbies?
- Is Desai married or does she have a girlfriend/ boyfriend?
- Does Desai have any children?
- Where is Desai now?
- How tall is Desai?
- How much money does Desai earn?
- What is Desai’s net worth?
N/B: Please read the entire post to have all your questions answered.
Who is Prachi Desai?
Prachi Desai is an Indian prominent actress who works in Hindi films and television. She started her television career as the lead protagonist in the successful TV drama Kasam Se on Zee TV. In 2008, she made her Bollywood debut in the film Rock On!!. Her other notable film features include; Life Partner (2009), Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai (2010), Bol Bachchan (2012), and I, Me Aur Main (2013).
Desai is an endorser, spokesperson, brand ambassador, and the face of Goa Tourism and Neutrogena products in India. Moreover, she is a brand ambassador of Lux Lyra. In an April 2014 interview, she opened up about her casting couch experience for a big film.
How Old Is Prachi Desai?
She is 33 years old as of June 2022, having been born on September 12, 1988, in Surat, Gujarat, India. Desai shares her birthdate with celebrities such as; RM, Paul Walker, Jayla Walton, Sydney Sweeney, Connor Franta, and many more.
Prachi Desai Family
Who are Prachi Desai’s Parents?
She was born to Niranjan Desai (Father) and Ameeta Desai (Mother).
Does Prachi Desai have Siblings?
She has a sister by the name of Esha Desai.
Prachi Desai Education
She received her high school education at St. Joseph Convent School and completed her schooling until ninth grade in Surat. After high school, she attended Sinhagad College.
Prachi Desai Marital Status
She is currently or possibly single.
Prachi Desai Kids
She does not have any kids currently. In case of new news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Prachi Desai Career
A Career from 2006 to 2008
She got selected to play the lead role in Ekta Kapoor’s television drama, Kasamh Se in 2006. Next, she was cast as Bani opposite TV actor Ram Kapoor. Thus this became her acting debut through which the show won her several awards including the Indian Telly Award for Best Actress in a Lead Role. On September 7, 2007, she entered Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, the Indian version of BBC Strictly Come Dancing with choreographer Deepak Singh. However, she was eliminated on November 10, 2007, but entered the contest again via a wildcard entry and ultimately won the competition. For this reason, she was awarded the Dancing Star of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. She has made appearances in two episodes of the Star Plus television series Ksauti Zindagi Ki in a cameo. She portrayed a student at Prerna’s school.
A Career from 2008 to 2016
In 2008, she made the transition to the film industry. Where her first film was Rock On!! (2008), directed by Abhishek Kapoor, where she played the wife of Farhan Akhtar. She left Kasamh Se to act in Rock On. Her next film during this time was Life Partner (2009). In July 2010, she made an appearance in Once Upon a Time in Mumbai with Ajay Devgan, Emraan Hashmi, and Kangana Ranaut. In 2011 also, she shot with Rajeev Khandelwal for Vikram Tuli’s film called Main Jokerr which was set to be released in 2011 but was never released due to its title problems. Desai appeared in Teri Meri Kahaani in a cameo role in 2012.
She then appeared in a lead role opposite Abhishek Bachchan in Bol Bachchan, along with Ajay Devgan and Asin. The film proved to be her biggest box office success to date. In 2013, she appeared with John Abraham and Chitrangada Singh in I, Me Aur Main. She did another film with Sanjay Dutt, Policegirl. Next, she appeared in an item number for Ek Villain in 2014 in a song called “Awari”. In 2016, she portrayed former cricket captain Mohammad Azharuddin’s wife Naureen in his biopic film, Azhar opposite Emraan Hashmi. Again she played the wife of Farhan Akhtar in Rock On 2, a sequel to Rock On!!. On November 11, 2016, the film was released.
A Career from 2017 to Present
After almost 4 years, she returned to the silver screen with the Zee 5 film ‘Silence…Can You Hear It? released on March 26, 2021, also starring Arjun Mathur, Barkha Singh, Manoj Bajpai, Sahil Vaid, and Vaquar Sheikh. She went on to perform in a music video, Rihaahe with Mr.World 2016 Rohit Khandelwal which was released on June 22, 2021. Next, she will be seen in the Hindi film Forensic, a remake of a Malayalam film co-starring Vikrant Massey and Radhika Apte. In 2022 at Amazon Prime Meeting, it was revealed that she will be making her Telugu debut with the supernatural web series Dhootha with Naga Chaitanya and Parvathy. Moreover, she is committed to star as a lead actress in the dark fantasy movie – Kosha, which is directed by Amman Advaita and produced by Abhay Raj Kanwar.
Prachi Desai Height and Measurements
Adding up to her well-curved and beautiful body, she stands at a height of 5ft 4inches (1.63m) and a weight of 53kg (117lbs).
Prachi Desai Salary and Net Worth
She has an approximate salary of 1 Crore INR Per Film and an approximate net worth of $10 million.