One of the elite actresses in the television industry, Mouni Roy is a widely recognizable face amongst people, who rose to prominence after her portrayal of Shivanya Ritik Singh and Shivangi Rocky Pratap Singh in the supernatural series, Naagin. She is also very popular for her roles as Krishnatulsi in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, and Sati in Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev. The 33-year old damsel is also a trained Kathak dancer.
Birthday / Date of Birth
Mouni Roy was born on September 28, 1985 in Cooch Behar’s Gandhi colony, West Bengal in a Bengali family.
She is currently 33 years old.
Mouni attended Kendriya Vidyalaya in Baburhat, Cooch Behar. She then enrolled in the Jamia Millia Islamia University affiliated to Delhi University in Miranda House to study English Honours Course in Mass Communication. But she dropped out of college in her sophomore year and moved to Mumbai to pursue fill-time career in acting.
Indian / Asian
- Father – Anil Roy (Superintendent)
- Mother – Mukti Roy (Theatre Artist)
- Siblings – Mukhar Roy
- Relatives – Shekhar Chandra Roy (Grandfather) (Acclaimed Jatra theatre artist)
Mouni Roy has dated:
Gaurav Chopra – Mouni was romantically linked with actor Gaurav Chopra, best known for his appearance in Bigg Bosss 10. They began dating each other after they became contestants in a reality show, Pati Ptani Aur Woh but their relation lasted only for two years. The couple broke off their relationship citing personal issues but were still on good terms.
Mohit Raina – Mouni Roy and Mohit Raina have been dating for year now. They both first met on the sets of the mythological show Devon Ke Dev Mahadev. The couple have never spoke about their relationship publicly. They are on good terms with each other and there are speculations that the couple would enter into marriage life soon.
- In feet – 5 fete 5 inches
- In centimeters – 165 cm
- In meters – 1.65 m
- In Kilograms – 51 kg
- In Pounds – 112 lbs
- Measurements – 34-24-36
- Bust – 34 inches
- Waist – 24 inches
- Hip – 36 inches
- Bra Size – 32B
She wears a shoe size 7 US.
In 2004, Mouni Roy first appeared in the Hindi film Run for a song, Nahi Hona Nahi Hona. She will be making her debut as a lead actress with the Hindi film Gold, which is scheduled to release in 2018.
Roy played the role of Krishnatulsi in the 2007 Indian soap opera Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, which marked her entry into television industry. The series went on to air for two years on Star Plus. Since then, Roy has appeared in dozens of series.
She has appeared in few television commercials and print ads like Tulsi Hair Oil.
Mouni Roy lives with her family in a exquisite luxury home in the posh area of Mumbai. She owns a white Mercedes Benz.
Mouni Roy Net worth
Roy has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million as of 2017. She is one of the highest-paid actresses in the industry who makes Rs 1.25 lakh upwards per episode. Mouni Roy is also one of the richest celebrities in showbiz and the most sought-after artist in the business.
Mouni Roy Favorites
- Favorite Color – White
- Favorite Food – Khichdi, Mishti Doi, Kadi Chawal, Chinese food, Bhog food, Labra
- Favorite Place – Paris, London, few parts of Europe
- Favorite Brand – Wynk me (eyelashes), Body Shop, MAC, Lancôme
- Favorite Actor – Leonardo DiCaprio, Ryan Gosling, Shah Rukh Khan
- Favorite Actress – Madhuri Dixit
- Favorite Film – Harry Potter
- Favorite Song – ‘Lag Jaa Gale’ from the movie ‘Woh Kaun Thi’.
Social Media Portfolio
The budding television sensational has strong presence on different social networking sites with more than 3.7 million followers on Instagram and over 1.94 million followers on Twitter. Connect with her on:
Mouni Roy Facts
Mouni Roy has acting in her bloods since her grandfather Shekhar Chandra Roy was a famous theatre artist in West Bengal.
She worked as a choreographer during her college days.
Roy is a trained Kathak dancer as well as a Ballerina dancer.
Sanjeeda Sheikh is her Bestie who is also a famous actress in television industry.
Roy describes herself a foodie and travel freak. She also loves reading books and dancing.
Mouni loves to dress up in Western wear – skirts, shorts. And she looks super beautiful and hot in them.
She has received a handful of awards during her stint in acting including a Star Parivaar Awards, a Golden Petal Award, and a Indian Telly Award.
Mouni Roy has given voice over for the role of Sita in an animated film, Mahayodha Rama.
She has also hosted the dance show “So You Think You Can Dance” and participated in the seventh season of dance reality show Jhalak Dekhla Ja.