Deepti Shrikant hails form Sadashivpeth, Pune and is a Marathi actress. She had her school education from Dnyan Prabodhini School in Pune and then did her higher secondary from Nutan Marathi Vidyalaya. After schooling, she completed her graduation in Commerce from MMCC College Pune. She has also done a course in software graphic designing. She had been interested in acting since her childhood and in her school days, she used to perform in children's one act plays. She was a part of Maharashtra Cultural Centre and participated in Purushottam and Suman Shield Competitions. She also participated in a number of inter school and inter college competitions during her education.

She started her acting career with a small role in Marathi movie 'Pak Pak Pakak'. Then she was given an important role in an ETV Marathi serial 'Pankhanchi Savali' which was highly appreciated and then there was no looking back for her. She worked in a number of Marathi TV serials like Avagachhi Sansar, Char Divas Sasuche, Sataa Janmachya Gathi and Antarpat. By this time, she had enough name and fame and it was just a matter of time to move over to Hindi TV serials. She performed in Hindi TV serials like Parivaar on Zee TV, Bhagyavidhata  on Colors, Don't Worry Chachu on Sab TV and Bade Achche Lagte Hain on Star Plus. Her performance in all these serials was very much liked by the audiences and she is now considered to be a highly talented artist in Hindi TV serials. She has also acted in a Hindi film “Samar-Ek Sangharsh.”

She is married to Amogh Waman Desai, an architect and interior designer and lives in Mumbai.

Delnaaz Irani

Delnaaz Irani is a well known actress in Hindi TV serials and Bollywood movies. She is also a theater actress and acted for over 25 plays and dramas. She was born on September 4, 1972. She has two brothers of which the elder brother, Paurus Irani, is a model and a medical doctor from Grant Medical College, J.J Hospital in Mumbai, while her younger brother, Bakhtiyaar Irani, is a TV Actor. Delnaaz married TV actor, Rajev Paul after small love affairs which begin on the sets of the popular TV Soap “Parivartan” in 1993. Later in 2010 the couple got separated after 14 years of marriage, and finally got divorced in 2012.  Delnaaz made her debut in early 90’s with a music video "Ga Ga Ga Gori Gori" directed by Baba Sehgal. Later she got chance to work comedic roles in Bollywood movies and Hindi TV Serials. She became famous with the blockbuster movie, ‘Kal Ho Naa Ho’ in the year 2003. After that she worked with very popular names of Bollywood such as Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Bipasha Basu and many others. She also joined reality dance shows like “Nach Baliye” with her ex-husband. She was also a contestant in the reality show, Big Boss 6 and got evicted after 93 days. She has become an admired TV actress after working in serials like Yes Boss and Batliwala House no 43. She was also seen as a supporting actress in the TV serial, “Kya Huaa Tera Vaada” which was aired on Sony TV. She is currently doing TV serials like Kehta Hai Dil Jee Le Zara, Akbar Birbal and Jamai Raja. Another version of this story... Delnaaz Irani is an Irani origin Indian actress. She was born on 4 September 1972.  She belonged to showbiz family as Paurus Irani; her elder brother works as a model other than his profession as a medical doctor and her younger brother Bakhtiyaar Irani is acting on television. Dilnaz married Rajev Paul as they were working together in famous soap Parivartan in 1993. But after 14 years of marriage, they got separated in 2012. Both of them were also active participants of Big Boss 6 - a popular reality show. Dilnaz Irani has worked in Bollywood movies and Indian TV channels as well. In early 90’s, she began her career from music video of Baba Sehgal’s “Ga Ga Ga Gori Gori”.   Afterwards, she acted in many comic roles of Bollywood movies, baarat and item numbers.  One of the blockbuster movies Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003) made her very famous, and later on, she worked on many big projects.  There are many big names in bollywood industry with whom she worked including Shahid Kapoor, Akshay Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Juhi Chawla, Shah Rukh Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Preity Zinta, Kareena Kapoor and Bipasha Basu.  Today she is one of the shining stars of Indian television industry and acted in many TV serials including Batliwala House No. 49 and Yes Boss.  She is also one of the contestant in Bigg Boss 6 and doing a supportive role in Ekta Kapoor’s Kya Huaa Tera Vaada.  She has worked in more than 25 plays.  Another Version of This Bio… Delnaaz Irnai is well known actress in TV and Cinema.When she made her debut in TV, she was a young and bubbly girl. In her 15-year career, she played many meaningful characters both on TV and on big screen too. The vivacious Delnaaz Irani is the sister of actor Bakhtiyar Irani and sister-in-law of actress Tanaaz Irani. She started her TV career with detective drama “commander” that was aired on Zee TV in 1992. She also showcased her dancing ability in dance reality shows like Nach Baliye and Zara Nach Ke Dikha that was aired on STAR PLUS in 2007 and 2008.  She acted with many top Bollywood stars like Amitabh, Akshay Kumar, Shah Rukh Khan, Juhi Chawla, Priety Zinta and Bipasa Basu. She appeared in a reality show Big Boss-6 that was aired on Colors. She could manage to stay for 93 days as a participant and had to leave the show.. She is a die-hard fan of Madonna and Michael Jackson. She is also an exceptionally good singer and a very good cook. When we talk about her love for music, one is reminded that she appeared in Baba Sehgal’s music video, Ga, Ga Ga Gori Gori in early 1990. She also did many comic roles and she is ease at doing comic character. Her biggest blockbuster movie was Kal Ho Na Ho.  She met another TV actor Rajeev Paul, and got married in 1992. After 14 years of marriage, the couple got separated. After their separation, both acted in reality shows such as Big Boss-6 and Naach Baliye. After her divorce with Rajeev Paul, she has found her new soul mate and she is dating Percy, who is 10 years younger. She appeared in most successful TV shows like Kya Hua Tera Vaada, Akbar Birbal, Kehat Hai Dil Jee Le Zara. Yet Another Version… Delnaaz Irani is an Indian TV and film actress. She was born on the 4th of September in the year 1972.  Her acting career began in the early 90s when she appeared in Baba Sehgal’s music video. From then on, she went on to act in more than 10 Bollywood movies in supporting roles alongside popular actors like Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Saif Ali Khan, Akshay Kumar, Preeti Zinta, Shahid Kapoor, etc. Her popular movies include ‘Bhootnath’, ‘Kal Ho Na Ho’, ‘Ra. One’ and ‘Milenge Milenge’. She also acted in the many TV shows of which ‘Yes Boss’, ‘Baa Bahoo Aur Baby’ and ‘Baltiwala House No. 43’ are quite popular. She is now starring in the TV shows ‘Akbar Birbal’ and ‘Jamai Raja’.  Delnaaz met Rajev Paul on the sets of ‘Parivartan’ in the year 1993. The two tied the knot in the year 1998. However, the marriage broke apart, and the couple separated after 12 years in 2010, and they were officially divorced in 2012. She participated in the dance reality show Nach Baliye with her ex—husband. She also participated in ‘Big Boss 6’, but was eliminated on Day 93.  Her latest movie, I am 24, is still in the making. She is now set out to participate in the SONY reality show ‘Power Couple’ with Percy Karkaria.   

Delnaaz Irani Hindi Actress