Nicole Alvares is an Indian choreographer and model who is famous for her stint at the Sony Entertainment Television reality show. Nicole was a choreographer at the JhalakDikhlaja - Dancing with the Star competition. She is a trained dancer who has showcased her variation of dancing talent through her many distinct performances.

She was the part of the reality show for three consecutive years and was approached for the fourth time but things didn't materialize because of her other work commitments. Her choreography came under the scanner as it attracted many controversies with her dance partner. The show is mainly focused on the theme that a professional dancer has to dance with a celebrity or star and perform on stage to win the competition.

JhalakDikhlaja first started on the Sony Entertainment Channel but was later aired on the Colors Network due to several reasons. Since the BBC production show, changed its network there has been a total of 5 seasons add to the previous 4 seasons.

Nicole was part of the first three seasons. The inaugural season of the British based reality show saw her partnered alongside Sanjeev Kapoor. She choreographed the dance performances with Sanjeev Kapoor who is an established chef and television cook show host and judge.

They got unfortunately eliminated early from the show. Overall they finished at 6th place out of the 9 contestants. JhalakDikhlaja is based on a BBC network produced dance show named 'Strictly Come Dancing'. During the second season, she was partnered alongside television and movie actor Ronit Roy.

Luck again wasn't on her side as both she and her partner had to come back home after finishing again at the 6th position overall. The third installment saw her being associated with loads of controversies and media attention because of her alleged relationship with her celebrity partner on the show. She was the choreographer for television industry heartthrob Karan Singh Grover.

Karan was fresh off from the completion of his successful daily soap called "Dil Mil Gaye" and was then married to Shraddha Nigam. rumors quickly surfaced on the gossip columns about the affair between Karan and Nicole when he was married. This led to a divorce between both him and Shraddha Nigam. The alleged couple then publicly acknowledged there relationship status but things didn't work out well for long.

Nicole and Karan went their separate ways after they broke up after a couple of years of their relationship. Nicole Alvares is an extremely talented choreographer but her off-screen controversies shifted the focus from her immense skill.

Deepika Mehta Hindi Actress

Deepika Mehta

Early life Deepika completed her Class X from Hyderabad Public School, where she studied for six years, and later joined Welham Girls’ School in Dehradun. She did her Honours in Economics from Delhi. Career as a Yogi Venture, Ordeal and Conquer - these three words sum up the life of Deepika Mehta, who through sheer will-power alone rose up above all obstacles and became a role model for all the women across the globe. As a teenager, she was very much interested in mountaineering and aspired to become a Jazz dance player. But a life and death ordeal shattered that dream when she fell 30 feet below while climbing a mountain in Dehradun in the year 1997. Most of her bones were shattered, and the doctors declared that she would no longer walk again. Determined to fight against the odds, she found a new dream and possibility after being inspired by the book“The Autobiography of a Yogi” written by Paramhansa Yogananda. She sought after the old Indian art of rejuvenation, for which she visited the Sivananda Yoga Kendra in Kerala. Eventually, she ended up as the disciple of Shri K Pattabhi Jois in 2002 who taught her Ashtanga Yoga, a popular vinyasa style of yoga developed by the man himself. There and then began a journey of spiritualism and self-realization, one which involved the very essence which makes us human - spreading wings to the art. Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga, an ancient art connecting the core and mind, brought back Deepika from the brink of an emotional breakdown, transforming her into the youngest practitioner to teach at the International Yoga Festival in Rishikesh. Her unique way of intertwining different dance forms with yoga was globally appreciated, and she undertook many workshops across nations such as Tokyo, Italy, Bhutan and Mexico. A career spanning over 15 years, Deepika sparkled across the globe and added up numerous titles to her credentials. Positions held Throughout her life, she performed many roles and her skills eventually got global recognition. She is a mentor who is from KPJAYI –Krishna Pattabhi Jois Ashtanga Yoga Institute – the one and the only officially recognized Institute of Ashtanga Yoga worldwide; Also, she is a professional - American Council on Exercise (ACE), and also The Reebok University and personal training and the world renowned Institute of Pilates, Stott in Canada;a certified Yoga teacher from prominent Yoga schools such as Vivekananda Yoga Kendra, and the Bangalore and Sivananda Yoga Kendra, Kerala and also the trainer on the show “The Biggest Loser” in India. She has a diploma in Naturopathy and Detox from The Hippocrates Center in Australia. She has also covered various parts of the world studying with various masters like Richard Freeman, Dena Kingsberg, PremCarlisi, Lino Miele, and Rolf Naujokat. She also has her TV show called Yoga City, which airs on NDTV, inspiring people to take up yoga in their day to day life. She is also a well-known fitness consultant and has mentored many Bollywood hotshots like AishwaryaRaiBachchan, Priyanka Chopra, Bipasha Basu andDeepika Padukone, as well as industrialists Avanti and Yash Birla and the Kingfisher swimsuit calendar models. She is currently undergoing a correspondence course in naturopathy from an Australian university. She was also a part of the faculty at the global summit of the Young Presidents Organization held in Bhutan. Achievements She was bestowed with numerous awards and recognitions namely: Woman of the Year by Elle magazine in 2004, The Pantene Shine Award in 2004, Cover of India Today and Man’s World, A mention in Time Magazine, Asia, Featuring in various magazines such as Cosmopolitan, Elle, India Today, Society and Savvy, being voted by Vogue Magazine, India 2014 as one of the three women redefining physical beauty ideals in India and Face of the Fitness Campaign 2015 for Elle Magazine, India. She also delivered a phenomenal talk at the TEDX event held at the UN Headquarters in NYC, 2013.


Nisha Rawal

Intro: After gaining success as a model for various brands including Coca Cola and Sunsilk, Nisha Rawal succeeded as a TV actress too and got married to Karan Mehra in the year 2012.Nisha Rawal is a Mumbaikar who got success as a model and actress of Indian Hindi television. Later on, she also tried her luck with little success in Bollywood too. After gaining success as a model for Fem Bleech, Sunsilk, and Coca Cola, she got her first television serial in 2001 when she appeared in Aane Wala Pal that was aired on Doordarshan National. She became popular with her acting skills and in 2004, she landed a meaty role for the serial Kesar that was aired on Star Plus. She continued working in this television serial till 2007. In 2008, she made her Bollywood debut in the movie Rafoo Chakkar and in the same year, she appeared in the movie Hastey Hastey too.In the year 2011, she got the role of Soumya Diwan in Main Lakshmi Tere Aangan Ki, a television serial that was telecasted on LifeOK. This role could be considered as her best work till date. In the year 2012, she married to Karan Mehra, a fellow television actor. In the year 2013, she participated as a contestant along with her husband in the TV dance competition show Nach Baliye season 5.While she is a popular television actress and a successful model, very few people know that she also worked successfully for Indian theatres. She has been featured in two successful Indian theatre plays namely Ichcha and Poore Chand Ki Raat.

Nisha Rawal Hindi Actress