Munmun Dutta started her career as a model, and later become a television and film actress. This Bengali girl was born on September 28, 1987, in Durgapur, West Bengal, India, where she was also raised up. She came from a family of singers, so Munmun had official training in classical music. She studied in a college in Pune, India, where she also started to join many fashion shows. Later, she went to Mumbai and was debuted as a television actress in the Hindi sitcom, , on Zee TV. Munmun gained his fame after bagging the role of Babita Krishnan Iyer in Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, one of the longest running comedy shows in India under the production of Neela Telefilms.
In 2005, she was debuted as a film actress in the Tamil comedy film, Mumbai Express, which was produced by
. She also acted in the Bollywood film, ‘
’, in year 2006. Munmun has done various television commercials and appeared in the cover of different magazines.
While studying in college, she auditioned for the Gladrags competition, which brought her to the city of Mumbai. She did some ramp shows and few ads, until she was offered to be part of Hum Sab Baraati. However, the show suddenly went off air, because of some issues so she got back to doing TV commercials. Her co-star,
, recommended her to Neela Asit Modi, the producer of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah.
Besides acting and singing, Munmun is also a trained Salsa and Latin American dancer. Her desire to enter Bollywood went into success as she worked in Mumbai Express. When
saw her in a newspaper with Kamal Haasan, she started to look for her and offered her a role in Holiday. She also did some South Indian films and worked with actors like . She also got the chance to work with directors like
. As she was busy learning from these people, she is also on the lookout to appear in a better role on the big screen.
Recently, Munmun also did an episode in the popular crime-based series, C.I.D. on Sony Entertainment Television, India. She appeared in the episode entitled, Mahasangam, along with
and Dilip Joshi. Munmun has modeled for many print ads and television advertisements, and she was also successful with her acting career.
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Munmun is born in Durgapur, West Bengal, on 28th September, 1987. She has done her schooling in Kendriya Vidyalaya, Durgapur. She completed her college from Pune. She’s a Bengali girl formally trained in classical music. During her college days, she participated in fashion show organised in Pune. Then, she went to Mumbai for fashion shows, where she got an opportunity to act in the television drama named “Hum Sab Barati”, aired in Zee T.V in 2004. She has done many modeling assignments in television commercials.
She entered the silver screen with the movie called “Mumbai Express”, starring with Kamal Haasan. Later, she got a chance to work in the movie named “Holiday”, starring with actor,
, and produced by Pooja Bhatt. There was a rumour that Munmun linked up with
7 participant Armaan Kohli.
In 2008, she signed for the Indian television comedy serial named “Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah”, which is aired on Sab TV. She plays a character named “Babita”, a wife of a scientist, Iyer (play a South Indian character). She got name and fame through Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah .This serial continues successfully. Currently, she was seen in a Television commercial of a pen along with King Khan, aka
Shah Rukh Khan