Monica Khanna was born on 7th August, 1985. Monica Khanna is a model-turned-television-actress and resides in Mumbai. She completed her schooling from Delhi Public School and her higher studies from Delhi University. She came to Mumbai with a dream of becoming a model and started her modeling career. At the age of 23, she got a chance to make an appearance in the television industry with famous producer and director, Yash Chopra’s serial named “
Mahi Way”, playing the character of Roshini. After Mahi Way, she got a chance to appear in the dancing television show of Apoorva Agnihotri named “Aasmaan se Aage”, playing a negative lead dancer character named “Karishma Joglekar”. Monica Khanna got recognition from the character of Karishma Joglekar in Aasmaan se Aage, which was aired on Zee network television.
Later in her career, she has been featured in various episodes of the suspense thriller show, based on real stories named “Crime Patrol”, playing a character of a struggling actress named Sonia. She started to accumulate fame from serials like “Aaj ki Housewife Hai... Sab janti hai”, playing the character of Neelam Uddham Chaturvedi. Currently, she is working with a television drama of Rajshree Production named “Pyar Ka Dard Hai”, playing the character of Payal Rubel Deewan.
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Monica Khanna is a model-turned-television-actress who gained popularity after playing the role of Karishma, a negative lead dancer, in the Hindi drama series,
Aasman Se Aage, on Life OK.
Monica was born on August 7, 1986, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, and was raised in Delhi. She studied and graduated from Delhi University, but returned to Mumbai to be an aspiring model. She became a successful model before shifting to acting. She was debuted in the comedy drama series, Mahi Way, where she bagged the character of the flirty and outspoken, Roshni Sen. It was a major breakthrough in her career and she started to receive many offers. She also got her fame after her appearance in two episodes of Sony TV’s, Crime Patrol. She played the parallel lead role of Payal Rubal Deewan on Rajshri Productions’ ‘
Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyaara Pyaara’, on Star Plus channel, opposite to Rubal Anuj Deewan (played by
Khushwant Walia). Monica was known for doing negative roles so when she appeared in the drama serial, ‘Aaj Ki Housewife Hai…Sab Jaanti Hai’ on Zee TV, and played the role of Neelam Uddham Chaturvedi, a simple and kindhearted housewife, everyone was surprised to see her in a very positive role. Monica was also seen as a psychic killer in the drama soap, Sabki Jodi Wohi Banaata Bhagyavidhaata, on Colors. Subsequently, she essayed the role of a simple girl, Swati, in the serial,
Afsar Bitiya, on Zee TV. Monica played as Krishna Pintu Singh’s elder sister who is unable to marry due to an issue with the dowry.
In real life, Monica Khanna is very outspoken and confident. She is a trained and good Salsa dancer. She learned dancing when she was in
New Delhi; she was trained by Fatima Khanam. At first, it was her dream to become a choreographer, but when she came to Mumbai, she had some auditions, and eventually, she did shows like, Aasman Se Aage and more. She is also very loud and chirpy, and her parents know from the very start that she is not the type of person who would work from 9 to 6. She is more of an entertainer and that may be the reason why she bumped into acting. As of now, Monica has not done any movies yet. She was rumored to be dating the Telly executive producer, Parvez. But the two don’t want to reveal it yet, since Monica had some personal issues in her past.