Kruttika Desai

Other names of Kruttika Desai: Krutika Desai Khan

Kruttika Desai is a popular theater artist, who rose to fame through the TV Series “ Buniyaad,” which was telecasted in 1986 in the National Channel Doordarshan. She is not only the best actress but a social activist too. She says that Theater was her school, which educated her entire nook and corner of acting. Kruttika says, “Theatre was my learning discipline, my confidence, my growth all happened there, though I was studying then and it was a hobby only... and for the extra spending power... but it was my Buniyaad,! I wanted to pursue psychology and I did finally finish my M.A. in psychology but did not do my Ph.D. Buniyaad shot me to levels of fame that I had never contemplated.” When asked about the best medium of performance, a theater or cinema or TV Series, the experienced artist said, “All three mediums have their own for the thrill of a live audience and all its other magic, small screen for its instant fame through millions seeing you every day in their homes and feeling you are a part of their daily lives and discussions and the silver screen for its canvas and detailing and exclusivity and larger than life magic!

All three require different approaches in your style of acting and all are enjoyable to their differences.” Kruttika is a member of Akanksha and has been serving the society for years. Kruttika feels satisfied when working for Akanksha. She says, “Akanksha is an NGO for underprivileged children that I worked with for a long time training children in acting and putting up musical productions as a director, involving 100 + children..... from all the work I have done, this was the most soul satisfying.” Kruttika was just 18 when she was working on the TV Series, Buniyaad. She shares her experience about Buniyaad with us. Kruttika says, “When I started doing Buniyaad I had already done theater and a serial, Air Hostess. So, I was trained and a bit confident with acting but Ramesh sippy was the best director to have at that stage. He fine tuned whatever I had learned and taught me so much about the camera, angles lighting etc..most of the craft of the business.” She had been one among the talented bold women in the industry. Kruttika shaved her head for a TV Series.

When asked about her bold attempt, she says, “Yes it is a bold step for a woman to let go of her 'crowning glory' but I had done so much glamorous stuff, for so many years. I was then ready to experiment. Pinto Guha, the producer, an old friend, suggested it as the role was of a widow from a place where they shave the head of widows. I was very excited at the opportunity. I spoke to my daughter husband and mom. I thought they would be upset, but they were equally excited, if not more. It was a liberating experience to say the least.” She is also proud of the present generation youth. Kruttika says that they have a lot of exposure. The younger generation artists have a lot of confidence and talent, states the beautiful star. Kruttika loves to act in any language, as each would have its own flavor. She likes to do Bengali films, and also says that she is partial to European cinema.

Another Version Of Kruttika's Bio

Krutika Desai Khan, also known as Krutika Desai, was born on 23rd February 1968. She is a famous Indian film, theater, and television actress and playing a different role in Hindi Television from 1985. She is the only child of famous stage actor Late Girish Desai. She got married to Imtiaz Khan, a famous director. Krutika has the talent to work in any situation and never give up. She had been employed in different theater group. In this field, she had collaborated with “Akansha” a theater group who work for homeless children. She also worked with various Gujarati plays like Shodh Pratishodh, Pallavi Bani Parvati, and To Karo Shree Ganesh. She also worked in Saat Tari Ekvees, in which she played the role of a middle-class woman married to a wealthy family. In Indian Cinema, Krutika also plays a different role for different film.

Her worked can be noticed in Insaaf, Dastak, etc. In Insaaf, she played the role of Geeta Kapoor. The film was released on 19 June 1987 and was directed by Mukul Anand. Krutika is famous for her TV serial performances. As she already done lots of Hindi Serial and currently she comes to Limelight for her role in Uttaran. She is the first Indian actress in Indian television history to go bald for a role in Uttaran. Her working list includes Chandrakanta, Hungama, Superhit Muqabla, Mansi, Tumhari Disha, Annu Ki Ho Gayee Waah Bhai Waah, Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki, Ram Milaayi Jodi and finally Uttaran. In Uttaran, Krutika plays a negative role of a mother, and after her husband was killed, she goes bald. She always wants to try something new and for her character in this serial she cuts her hair and makes a new benchmark in Hindi television history.

Another Story of this Actress

Krutika Desai or Kruttika Desai or Krutika Desai Khan is an Indian actress. She was born on 23rd February 1968. She is the daughter of famous stage personality “Late Shri Girish Desai”. She married to Imtiaz Khan. He is the son of renowned film actor Jayant and brother of Amjad Khan. Imtiaz is also an Indian actor and director. They have a daughter called Ayesha Khan. She is also a theater actress. She acted in some Gujarati plays like Shodh Pratishodh, Pallavi Bani Parvati, To Karo Shree Ganesh, etc. She also acted in few movies. She worked in the TV movie “Apna Jahan” in 1985. She played the character of Rita in the film. She worked in the movie “Insaaf” in 1987. It was directed by Mukul Anand and starred Vinod Khanna, Dimple Kapadia, and Suresh Oberoi. Krutika performed the role of Geeta Kapoor in the movie. After this, she was seen in the movie “Dattak” in 2001. Gul Bahar Singh directed it.

Then she acted in an Israel film “Turn Left at the End of the World” in 2004. It was written, directed and produced by Avi Nesher. The story of the movie is about small development town in the Negev during the 1960s and focused on the struggle of the Moroccan and Indian Jews who live there. Krutika played the role of “Rachel Talkar” in the movie. She made her entry into the television world during the period of the 1980s. She acted in the popular serial “Buniyaad” in 1986. She acted the role of Mangla in the serial. It was directed by Ramesh Sippy and was telecasted on DD National. After this, she was seen in the serial “Chandrakanta”. She played four roles in the serial as Sabhya and Ramya (twin sisters), Amba (Vish Kanya) and Jwala (the dacoit). It was very popular show at that time. Krutika acted in more than ten serials in her career such as Zameen Aasmaan, Kismet, A Mouthful of Sky, Kkusum, Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki, Uttaran, etc. She is the only woman in the history who shaved her head for a role in Indian television. She shaved her head for the serial Uttaran. She won many awards for her acting.

Krishna Patel Hindi Actress

Krishna Patel

Krishna Patel is an Indian actress and a television model. She was born in Rajasthan, India. She did her schoolings in Rajasthan only. She came to Mumbai for her further studies and in order to have an exposure to her acting career. She did a lot of stage work in her college days in Mumbai. She did many modeling assignments side by side. She is a big fan of Madhuri Dixit and wants to become like her. She modeled for various designers and brands.Krishna got her first break in bollywood in the movie “Coal Mafia” in 2012. It was directed by Ajay Kashyap. The film is based on the real life story of Coal Mafias in Bihar. In the movie, coal thieves, Zabbar Khan (Yashpal Sharma) and Rajdev Singh (Mukesh Tiwari) are the kings of city of Bihar. If people raised their voices against them then mafia tortured them and kill those people to maintain their reign of terror. She acted in Punjabi movie “Dil Pardesi Ho Gaya” in 2013. It was directed by Thakur Tapasvi. In this film Akshay Kumar was in the special appearance. She shared the screen with Sana Nawaz Khan, Sardar Sohi, Muhammad Sadiq, Raza Murad, Jaspal Bhatti, Daljit Kaur, Shakti Kapoor, Inderjit Nikku and various others. It was a great experience for her working among such stars. She also acted in a lot of Gujarati movies. She acted in the serial “The Buddy Project” on Channel V in 2012. It was the number one show on the channel. She acted the role of “Juhi Gupta” in the serial. She portrayed the role of a girl who is from middle class family and wants to become a model and ultimately an actress. She is also the brand ambassador of a construction company “Parasmani Buildcon Private Limited”.


Kshitee Jog

Kshitee Jog is an Indian television actress. She was born in Maratha family in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She is the daughter of renowned Maratha actor Anant Jog and Maratha actress Ujwala Jog. She got married to a Maratha actor Hemant Dhome. She joined theatre since her childhood. She acted in many plays and dramas.She made her debut in the Zee TV serial “Ghar Ki Lakshmi Betiyann” or “Betiyann” in 2006. The story of the serial is about a family having four daughters and due to medical problem with the mother; father marries to another woman for a male child. It was directed by Rajan Shahi. Kshitee played the role of Saraswati the eldest daughter who is in love with Kshitij but marries Bhavishya who is a psychopath and he tries to kill her. Kshitee became popular by playing the role of Saraswati. After this she was seen in the serial “Aapki Antara” which was also aired on Zee TV. She played the role of Antara’s step-mother in the serial. She also played the role of Suhasini in the episode of “Haunted Nights - Kaun Hai Woh?” which was aired on Sahara One. In 2011, she was seen in the serial “Navya” of Star Plus. She played the role of Neeta Mishra as Navya’s mother. She is a housewife and a mother. She is very friendly and lovable. She believes that women should make compromises for the happiness of the family. Now she is acting the role of Devyaani Raj Shekhar Singhania in the serial “Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai” of Star Plus. The story of the show focuses on the daily happenings within the household of an Udaipur family. It is one of the longest running serial in Indian television history. It was started in 2009 and is currently running. Kshitee also acted in the serials like Sarabhai Vs Sarabhai, Maan Rahe Tera Pitaah, etc. Kshitee won many awards for her acting in her career.

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