Rachana Maurya is a renowned Indian model, film actress, and talented dancer. She was born on July 21, 1987, in Mumbai, Maharashtra in India. She hailed from a middle-class family and at the age of 16, she tried her luck and entered the glamour industry to support her family. She had contributed to some music videos and had performed in several item numbers in Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam films. Her first special appearance as a dancer was from the Bollywood film, Dus, in 2005, in which she danced to the tune of Deedar De. This was followed by some music videos for
(Maya the Illusion) and Himesh Reshammiah (Aashiq Banaya Aapne). She became the hottest girl of Mumbai in the racy music video of
for the song Thoda Mila De Tu (Soda Whiskey).
She performed in many music videos including Pallo Latke, Warrior, Meri Jaan Neh, Max It Sanya, Phullan Wangu and many more. In 2006, she danced with the popular Kannada actor, Upendra, in D. Rajendra Babu’s Uppi Dada M.B.B.S. Rachana’s performance in Gopichand-starrer film, Souryam, became very popular in the year 2008. She has done some item numbers for films like Victory, Silambattam, 13B, Mitrudu, Giliginthalu, Junglee, Naan Avanillai 2,
, Kote, Rama Rama Raghu Rama, Mr. 7, Puthagam, Rajani Kantha, Kulai Thozhil, Aadu Magaadra Bujji, Dollars and a lot more. In 2013, she became an internet sensation after she had a wardrobe malfunction while working on the video shoot of Desi Soda Whisky.
Her top tore apart and left her with two choices; to cancel the entire shoot or go on with just wearing her bra. She had shown professionalism and continued the shoot with her bra on.