Ashlesha Sawant is an Indian television actress born on 14th March 1982 in Pune. Her father is an Air force officer. After completing her schooling she decided to start her career as a model. After that she started training for Gladrags contest. When she was pursuing her graduation she gave audition for Ekta Kapoor’s popular drama Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and took a break from studies as she wanted to act in Kyunki Saas bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi. She moved to Mumbai for making her acting career. In 2002, she made her debut from Ekta Kapoor’s popular drama Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi in which she played the role of Teesha Gautam Virani.
While she was auditioning for Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi she got offer from Zee TV’s drama Kammal and Sony TV’s drama Kya Haadsa Kya Haqeeqat and she accepted both the offers. In 2003, she appeared in Ekta Kapoor’s another popular drama Kahin To hoga as Mouli Sinha. She played the role of Aamna Sharif’s younger sister in Kahin To Hoga. In 2005, she featured in Zee TV’s drama Saat Phere- Saloni Ka Safar as Tara Singh. The drama Saat Phere- Saloni Ka Safar was very much liked by the audience and her character as Tara Singh was appreciated.
In 2010, she featured in Zee TV’s popular drama
as Urmila Ashwin Sagar. The drama Pavitra Rishta was very much popular among Indian audience. She got married to
on 27th November 2011. Currently she can be seen in Star Plus’s drama Pyar Ka dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyara Pyara as Preeti Sameer Deshpande. She is very talented and charming Television actress who showed her acting skills in many TV dramas.