Monalika Bhonsle is a Hindi actress who appeared as Priyanka in Ekta Kapoor’s Kkusum… Ek Aam Ladki Ki Kahani on Sony Entertainment Television. Monalika was born and raised up in Maharashtra, India. She was a popular face in the small screen industry. She has enormous skills in acting which keep her away from the group of the prospering actors and actresses. She became popular for appearing negative roles. Without getting any help from the renowned personalities, Monalika had made her way in the industry all because of her hard work and outstanding talent on screen. She is the sister of
, an actor and the writer of
and her sister, Sonalika, the Creative Head of Betiyaan.
Monalika got the chance to appear in the television serial, Saathi Re on STAR One channel, where she received praises and appreciation. She was also noticed by the Balaji Telefilms and offered her a role in Kkusum. Later, she was roped in to play the role of Chanda in the Indian soap opera, Uttaran on Colors TV. Her character is a greedy widow, who portrays as a religious person and makes the people believe that she is a good person. But behind it is a real Chanda who wants all the amenities in life, so she lives with her brother where luxuries and wealth are present.
She also acted as Neelima Thakur, the wife of Bhai Raja (played by
) in the Hindi serial, Rakhi – Atoot Rishtey Ki Dor on Zee TV. Her excellent performance as a housewife is the most distinct role she has ever done. Her previous works include the Balaji Telefilms’ Kesar, Kya Hadsaa Kya Haqeeqat and Sony Entertainment Television’s Kutumb. She also appeared as Avantika Sikand in the thriller show, on STAR Plus and also in Kabhii Sautan Kabhii Sahelii.
Monalika is an animal lover too. She has a Lhasa Terrier dog which she named Pepper. However, she lives in an apartment in Seven Bungalows and she shoots the whole day, that’s why she couldn’t take care of her dog. Good thing is, her friend
is there to help her when she’s not around. Later, she decided to give her dog to Prem, who is one of the Sphere Origins team. After that, Monalika felt bad, but she was unable to do anything, because of her acting schedules.
Aside from acting, she was also a ramp model at first. She came to Mumbai from Pune for some series of ramp shows.
offered her a show and this lead her to do the Hamare Tumhare. Monalika is a confident and optimistic type of person who aims to continue acting for the rest of her life.