Mom Ke Par is a Hindi entertainment show which aired on Sahara One. It shows the struggles and aspirations of a middle-class girl living in Mumbai. It was a regularly aired soap and an acclaimed drama. It starred Kartika Devi Rane who hails from Goa and is a very popular face in the world of modelling and film and television acting. She has been a part of many award winning and beloved shows including the likes of Hum Pardesi Ho Gaye and Kangan.
She is known for being selective about her scripts and has starred in Bollywood movies as well. She has Kangan, helmed by
Asha Parekh as the Director, finds her portraying the character of a princess. They both enjoyed a great chemistry where Kartika was aided substantially by the veteran actor Asha Parekh herself to reach greater heights in her acting. She has been said to fit seamlessly into the character, mainly owing to her royal bloodlines from her ancestors. Also, she is related to Pratapsinh Rane, who is her uncle, and has served as the chief minister in the state of Goa.
Hum Pardesi Ho Gaye sees her portraying the role of Mallika, who gets married to a Non-Residential Indian (NRI) in a short span of time and her challenges and struggles from thereon once she goes to live with him abroad. It was aired on Sony TV and nominated for many awards in various categories in multiple awards functions.
Kartika Rane debuted with the series Ek Se Badkar Ek and became a sought after name post it aired. She has since received multiple offers from both the Bollywood film industry as well as numerous TV serials.
She has since acted in many famous series such as
Captain Vyom, Janam,
Tere Mere Sapne, Kagan and Hum Pardesi Ho Gaye. She continuously takes up modelling assignments as well in addition to her acting roles. She has helped advertise a variety of products including Fair & Lovely, Vim, Dulux, and Rin. According to her, she has taken up acting as a hobby more than anything else and has hence never put any extraneous effort in getting roles.
Most of the interesting roles she has been asked to play have been by her good fortune and due to her decision to only take up assignments which had great content and characters.