Vaishali Thakkar is best known as Damini or Ammu of Uttaran serial, which airs on Colors channel. She started her acting career as a Gujarati theatre artist. She was born on July 25, 1964, in Mumbai. Her father was also associated with Gujarati theatre and her brother Hemal Thakkar is a television producer.

Vaishali Thakkar's TV career started with the show, ‘ Ek Mahal Ho Sapno Ka’ on Sony TV in which she portrayed the role of Bharti. In 2000, she appeared as Lalita in famous children serial ‘Shaka Laka Boom Boom’ on Star Plus. In 2005-08, she played Parveena Thakkar in the popular show of Star Plus ‘Baa Bahoo Aur Baby’. She also won awards for best supporting actress for her role in Baa Bahoo Aur Baby in years 2005 and 2006. In 2006-07, she played Maya Gheewala in Teen Bahuraaniyaan on Zee TV and played an important character in Sahara One’s comedy serial Main Office Tere Aangan Ki. She also acted in Doordarshan's Kahani Saat Pheron Ki.

For the role of ‘Damini’ in Uttaran, she bagged “ITA Award for Best Supporting Actress” and “Colors Golden Petal Award’ for Most Anubhavi Personality. In 2002, Vaishali Thakkar was seen as Rani Mukerji’s friend in super hit movie ‘ Saathiya’ and she played the role of Priya Chawala in the movie Angel, which released in the year 2011.
Vaishali Nazareth Hindi Actress

Vaishali Nazareth

Vaishali Nazareth got into the television media industry through the serial “Bhagonwali – Baante Apni Taqdeer”, that was aired on Zee TV. After that, Vaishali got an offer to work in a serial that was telecasted by Sahara TV by the name “ Jhilmil Sitaaron Ka Aangan Hoga” in which she played as the second lady in the life of Pratap, which was played by Rakesh Paul. The story revolves around the lives of Vaishali and Pratap. Both Vaishali and Pratap work in the same office and are in a relationship. They manage to conceal their relationship from others until Aakash takes up a job as a lift operator in the same office building where Pratap and Vaishali are working. One day, Aakash happens to spot Pratap and Vaishali, while on duty. Aakash will be the first family member of Pratap to spot him with his second lady. In another serial “Hum Ne Li Hai – Shapath”, Vaishali played a role with negative shades. In this serial, she acts as an agent who supplies human body organs. Vicky Ahuja played the role of a doctor, who is involved in organ transplant. In an another serial, Vaishali Nazareth played the role of a scientist named Swati along with Dinesh, who also played a scientist as Kalvin. Kalvin makes a deal with some people in the United States to steal nuclear missiles from India and sell them to the USA. Swati develops a missile with in-built super powers and as Kalvin is aware of this, he secretly targets the missile developed by Swati. Swati comes to know about the evil plans of Kalvin, and then Kalvin kidnaps the family members of Swati so that, Swati will accept all of his demands and will not utter the truth.    

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Vaishnavi Mahant

Vaishnavi Mahant is a prominent TV personality, who can currently be seen as Shail Garg (Rachna's mother), in the serial Sapne Suhane Ladakpan Ke. She was born on 9 December 1972 in a Vaishnav family. Her father was a Hindu, and her mother was a Christian. She grew up as a Hindu but converted to Christianity in 1990. She is married to Leslie Macdonald and has a daughter whose name is Margret. Before entering into the television industry, she did a number of leading roles in Bollywood movies. Her debut movie was horror movie ‘Veerana’ of Ramsay Brothers, which released in 1988. Though she wanted to be a scientist, she chose to be as an actress after acting in ‘Veerana’. In 1994, she did a cameo in the movie Laadla and in 1996, she played a bar dancer in the movie Bambai Ka Babu. She was also seen in Bharat Kapoor’s movie Barsat Ki Raat (1998), and played the role of Sudha in Danveer movie opposite Ronit Roy. In 1997 she did a Malayalam movie Oru Mutham Mani Mutham opposite actor Mukesh. Later on in 1998, she bagged the role of Geeta Vishwas, a news reporter, in famous serial ‘Shaktiman’ which aired on Doordarshan. This serial and her character are still memorable. After Shaktiman, she appeared in ‘Saturday Suspense’ and ‘Awaaz Ki Duniya’. She also played as an inspector named Shivangi Chauhan, in Karmyudh on Doordarshan. She is known for playing Sharda role in TV serial Chhoti Maa - Ek Anokha Bandhan in the year 2001. She also played a surrogate mother in Zee TV’s serial Chandan Ka Palna Resham Ki Dori. In 2004, she played Ishita Khandelwal in a thriller soap K. Street Pali Hill, which aired on star plus. During 2005-07, she worked in the serial Ek Ladki Anjaani Si as lead character Anu’s mother on Zee TV and played Vasundhara in the Serial Mamta (2006-07). Then in 2007, she was seen as Sapna Singh in air force theme based serial Chhona Hai Asmaan on Star One. From 2008-10, she played Shilpa Sharma in teen drama ‘Miley Jab Hum Tum’ and Bashkar's mother in TV serial ‘Bhaskar Bharti’. In 2009, she appeared in the serial Mere Ghar Aayi Ek Nanhi Pari which aired on Colors. Her other memorable role includes, Sunanda Dev Pundir in serial Bairi Piya and Anjali in Sapno Se Bhare Naina. These days she is famous as Rachna's mother in Zee TV's popular daily serial ‘Sapne Suhane Ladakpan ke’.

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