Famed for playing Sanika and Aarohi in the shows ‘Lek MazhiLadki’ and ‘
Sur Rahu De
,’ Nakshatra Medhekar is a Marathi film and television actress. Nakshatra Medhekar was born on 17th February 1996 in Thane, Maharashtra. She completed her schooling from KES Bhagawati Vidyalaya in Thane and later attended Sathaye College in Vile Parle, Mumbai. Nakshatra Medhekar has no connections with the entertainment world as her parents worked in the private sector. Nakshatra Medhekar’s acting career started in 2015 with a Marathi television show. She played the female lead role in the ETV Marathi serial Majhiya Mahera. The show’s story revolves around Pallavi, played by Nakshatra Medhekar, who dreams of becoming a collector but her family plans on getting her married.
It follows the story of how she achieved her dream and became a collector. Later, the next year, Nakshatra appeared in Star Pravah’s show: Lek MazhiLadki. She got the opportunity to play the Gray shaded role for the first time. Her role, Sanika, marries Saket and steps off on a wrong start with his foster sister Meera. The story further follows the relationship between a mother and daughter. Lek MazhiLadki turned out to be a huge milestone in her career as people loved her acting despite playing a negative role. In 2018, after Lek MaziLadaki, Nakshatra Medhekar landed in to play the lead role again in Zee Yuva’s family drama, Sur Rahu De. She portrayed the straightforward and down-to-earth woman, Aarohi, in the series opposite Tanmay, played by
. Nakshatra Medhekar returned to Colors Marathi with the show Chandra AaheSakshila in 2020.
She dons the role of Suman Shridhar Kale, the sister of the male lead. She once again stunned the audience with her portrayal as a vamp. Nakshatra Medhekar made her debut in the Marathi film industry in the year 2019. She acted in the role of
in the 2019 historical Marathi film Fatteshikast. Upon the movie’s release, her stardom raised, and she received further opportunities to act in films. The year 2021 became the turning point of her life, as her movie ‘Preetam’ in which she played the lead role, got released. Nakshatra Medhekar made everyone turn heads with her performance as Suvarna in the movie, with the critics applauding her acting. She has appeared in the Punjabi music video ‘Teri Hazri’ along with
. With over twenty lakh views, the music video is a super hit.