Muskaan Arora’s real name is Nancy James. She is called Muskaan because her family chose the name fo her. The story behind her name is a long one and little complex in nature. Muskaan Arora is not her real name, in fact, her real name is Nancy James. Her real name has been established by her aunt because she just happened to be a very big fan follower of Nancy Drew, the novelist. Talking about her last name ‘Arora’, this was Nancy’s father’s surname. However, he changed his religion to ‘Christianity’ before her birth. So we can comprehend that Nancy never used the former surname and to prove that, her passport states her real name as ‘Nancy James’. Throughout, Muskaan was known by Nancy James in her family. But her peers called her Muskaan in the television industry and hence she got famous by the name of Muskaan Arora. As much as she felt happy about the fame, she realized she wanted to be popularized by her real name. Hence she started persuading press/media to call her by her original name.
She was seen to be in a relationship with a guy named ‘
’. He propped to her after being introduced to Nancy via a mutual friend of theirs. Later on, the relationship landed in troubled waters when Nancy indicated that Manish betrayed her by having affairs with four women simultaneously. She charged him by mentioning that he had harassed her that led to damage to her mental health. She realized that he had been in multiple affairs with many women including that mutual friend of theirs. She became conscious of the fact that he is an inveterate cheater. She decided to terminate the relationship with him due to his disloyalty and incorrigible behavior. Nancy has worked as the youngest daughter-in-law of the Shah family in daily soap opera called ‘
Thodi Khushi Thode Gham
She has played the role of ‘
’ whose life has been ordained by pious and heavenly powers in another television show called ‘
Mata Ki Chowki
’ that gets broadcast on Sahara One.