Ashwini Kalsekar Wiki / Biography
Ashwini Kalsekar is a very well known Indian film and television Actress.
She was born on 22nd January 1970 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, Ashwini Kalsekar age is 51 years.
She belongs to a Konkani Deshastha Brahmin family of Goan ancestry.
Ashwini Kalsekar studied Bachelors of Arts from Mumbai and graduated in 1991. She pursued theatre from 1991 to 1994 after her studies.
She studied under actress Neena Gupta in 1992-1993 to pursue her dream to be an Actress.
Later she was trained under Muzammeel Vakil a theater acting coach. She is also a trained Kathak Dancer.
Ashwini Kalsekar Husband / Family
Her father name is Anil Kalsekar who was a bank employee.
Her mother name is not known.
There is no information available about her siblings.
Ashwini Kalsekar was married to Nitesh Pandey in 1998 with whom she took divorce in 2002 due to unknown reasons.
Later she remarried in the year 2009.
Ashwini Kalsekar husband name is Murali Sharma who is a film and television actor.
She does not have a son or daughter.
- Height:- 5’2″ inches
- Weight:- 65 kg
- Body measurements:- 34-26-36
- Eye Color:- Dark Brown
- Hair Color:- Black
- Shoe size:- 8 (US)
- Dress size:- 4 (US)
Ashwini Kalsekar Career
Ashwini Kalsekar was not sound in acting and hence she took training from famous Artist.
She has worked in many TV shows and movies.
Her acting career includes work from Marathi, Hindi and Telugu industry. She made her debut in 1996 with the Marathi film Tula Jhapar La. This was followed by other Marathi movies where she played supporting roles.
Her debut in Hindi film was with the film The Hero: Love story of a spy in 2003.
Ashwini started her television career with serial Shanti in 1995.
She got her huge break with the soap opera Kasamh Se where she played the character of Jigyasa Walia.
This was a grey shaded role which made her win the number of awards.
Ekta Kapoor approached her in the year 2012 to play the role of Maham Anga a foster mother of Emperor Akbar. This was for a historical drama series name Jodha Akbar.
Later she played a very different and modern role of Pam Khanna in the serial Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyaar in 2014.
Some of Ashwini Kalsekar movies and tv shows are given below
Ashwini Kalsekar Movies
- Tula Jhapar La in 1996.
- The Hero: love story of a Spy in 2003 as Intelligence officer under major Arun Khanna.
- Musafir in 2004 as Angela.
- Aashiq Banaya Aapne in 2005 as a police officer.
- Ankahee in 2006 as Mrs. Shilpa Mehta.
- Johnny Gaddar in 2007 as Varsha.
- Golmaal Returns in 2008 as Munni.
- Phoonk in 2008 as Madhu.
- Rakta Charitra in 2010 as Inspector Ashwini.
- Singham Returns in 2014 as TV journalist Meera Shori.
- Golmaal again in 2017 as Damini.
- Andhadhun in 2018 as Rasika Jawanda.
- Simmba in 2018 as judge Mrs. Smita Parulkar.
- Shanti in 1995-1997 as Shasha.
- CID in 1998 as Asha.
- Shaktimaan in 2001 as Shalaka Black cat.
- Kasamh Se in 2006-2007 and 2008-2009 as Jigyasa Walia.
- Virrudh in 2007-2008 as Devyani.
- Jhansi Ki Rani in 2010 as Heera Bai.
- Jodha Akbar in 2013-2014 as Maham Anga.
- Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyaar in 2014-2015 as Pam/Poonam Walia.
- Partners trouble ho gayi double in 2017 as Neena Nadkarni.
- Her incredible acting and versatile roles fetched her number of awards which are as under.
- 6th Indian Telly Award in 2006 as best actress in a negative role for Kasamh Se
- 7th Indian Television Academy award in 2007 as best actress in a negative role for Kasamh Se
- 13th Indian Telly Award in 2014 as best actress in a negative role for Jodha Akbar.
- 7th Boroplus Gold Award in 2014 as best actress in a negative role (critics) for Jodha Akbar.
- She loves partying and hanging around with friends.
- Her Hobbies are traveling and listening to music.
- She worked as an air hostess before entering the field of acting. She was a flight attendant even during her first tv show Shanti.
- Ashwini is a trained Kathak Dancer.
- Her work includes many episodic shows like CID, Fear Files, etc.
- She was also a judge of Marathi show
- Ashwini Kalsekar and Murali Sharma played reel husband and wife in Telugu film mehbooba
- Does she smoke? :- Not Known
- Does she Drink? :- Not Known