Paridhi Sharma WikiParidhi Sharma is a popular Indian Television actress. She has made her appearances in TV shows such as 'Ruk Jana Nahi' of Star Plus as Sanchi's best friend 'Mehek'. She was also seen playing a negative role in 'Tere Mere Sapne'. Currently, she is playing the lead role of 'Jodha' in Jodha akbar which is telecasted on Zee TV. This is Paridhi's first lead role till date.
BiographyParidhi Sharma was born in Bagh, Dhar (Madhya Pradesh). She has completed her schooling from Emerald Heights International School. In 2012, she shifted to Mumbai for pursuing her career in acting. Before that, she completed her graduation in BBA from Prestige Institute of Management and post-graduation in MBA from Pune. She started her acting career as the second lead in 'Ruk Jaana Nahin'. She belongs to a small town and henceforth is a firm believer of simplicity with that beautiful face. To portray the character of 'Jodha', she went through the training of martial arts, sword fighting and horse-riding.
Personal Profile detailsName : Paridhi sharma
Date of Birth : 15 March, 1985
Age : 29 years
Place of birth : Indore M.P., India
Occupation : Television actor
Education : BBA from Prestige Institute of Management and MBA from Pune
Height detailsHeight : 5'5"
in centimeter : 165 cm
in inch : 65 inch
in meters : 1.65 m
Height with Shoes : 5'6"-5'8"
Zodiac Sign : Unknown
Birth Place IndoreThe Indore-born actress Paridhi Sharma shifted to Mumbai two years back and might have gained a foothold in Mumbai, but Indore always holds a special place for her. She still loves the food of Indore instead of Mumbai's Vada Pav and misses Indore at every stage in her life. She loves Chappan Dukaan, a popular food street of indore, more than the Bombay Chaupati and still remebers all the fun she had there during her college education. Still, whenever she comes to Indore Poha-Jalebi is the breakfast she prefers to have.
'Jodha' of Jodha AkbarThe real name of 'Jodha' in the TV show 'Jodha Akbar' is Paridhi Sharma. She plays the lead role in the love-story based serial depicting Hindu wife Jodha of Mughal Emperor Akbar. Paridhi has been getting a lot of compliments for the same role and has also been compared to the iconic personality Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.
Reportedly, Ekta wanted a female lead who had the radiance and the ability to carry the bold role of Jodha along with the courage to standby Akbar. And, when she decided to cast Paridhi for the role she saw that charm and the dialogue delivery skill in Paridhi which would perfectly suit the role. The story revolves around the 16th century love story which accidentally starts from a political negotiation. Mughal emperor and Rajput lady being the main pivots of the story plot. Ekta conducted 7000 auditions before selecting the perfect match for the role of Jodha.
FamilyParidhi Sharma live in a family of four with his parents and a brother. Her parents always supported her in the career she chose for her future and after a lot of struggle when she bagged Jodha'a role, they were very happy.
Marriage/HusbandParidhi Sharma got married to Tanmay Saxena two years from now. Tanmay is an Ahmedabad based non-industry guy . Tanmay shuttles between Mumbai and Ahmedabad to spend quality time with his wife and also visits her on the sets.
Paridhi also misses Tanmay and always tries to go to Mumbai whenever possible. Since her shoot location is at Karjat, they're planning to buy a house there to avoid travelling the long distances.
Ekta Kapoor and Paridhi SharmaParidhi was a part of Ekta's production house but Jodha's role is her first lead role. For Paridhi this role's offer was her dream come true situation and was excited for the serial and we still see the same. Recently, when everyone was talking about her leaving the show so, she clarified that she loves the lavish period drama and is not discontinuing.
Paridhi Sharma, who plays queen Jodha, was recently rumoured to be quitting the show, but the actress has denied this by announcing that she has no plans of quitting from the show now.
Paridhi sharma and Rajat TokasParidhi sharma is playing the lead opposite Rajat Tokas who acts the lead role of Emperor Akbar. Paridhi had a nice experience working with him and also finds him trained and experienced actor. She says that, he is of a co-operative nature, loves to discuss roles before enacting and by the time experience will enhance.
TV showsTere mere sapne
Ruk Jaana Nahi
Paridhi and Aishwarya Rai BachchanParidhi Sharma might have won millions of hearts with her portrayal of Queen Jodha in Zee TV's Jodha Akbar. However, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who enacted the same character on the silver screen in Ashutosh Gowariker's Jodhaa Akbar much before Paridhi. B-town would never find a more exotic Jodha than Aish. But Ms. Sharma's portrayal of Rajukumari Jodha Bai that made her famous in every household.
Fitness MantraParidhi is a big foodie and since she belongs to Indori origin, that comes in handy. She is a pure vegetarian but has embraced her diet pretty well. She does Yoga and believes in Surya Namaskar being very beneficial. She regularly goes to gym, along with that loves to eat fruits and consume juices.