Jiaa Manek wiki
About Jiaa ManekJiaa Manek is a very cute, young and highly talented new face in the Indian Television. Jiaa Manek plays the lead role in Star Plus serial 'Saath Nibhaana Saathiya'. Jiaa Manek was born in Ahmedabad in 1986, Gujarat and brought up in Thane, Maharashtra. She is 25 years old. She was born in a Gujarati family. Jiaa Manek graduated in advertising (mass media) from Ruia and Somaiya college. The character played by Jiaa Manek in Saathiya, that is Gopi, won the Favourite Behen (Sister) award in the 2011 STAR Parivaar Awards as well as she won Favorite Naya Sadasyaa.
Jiaa Manek BiographyJiaa Manek always wanted to be an actor, she was always very keen about media industry, but she also knew it was not easy to get an entry into the television industry but it is her interest which brought her to limelight so early in her life. Jiaa Manik started going for auditions and was very fortunate to get a role in the movie 'Na Ghar Ke Na Ghat Ke', where she was privileged to work with renowned actors like Om Puri, Neena Gupta and Paresh Rawal. After that Jiaa Manek bagged the lead role in 'Saath Nibhaana Saathiya'. Mohammad Nazim and Jiya Manek playing together a lead role in this serial. Jiaa Manek is a very talkative person, bubbly and fun-loving. She is also very sensitive and hate people who lie and are two-faced.
Gopi Bahu aka Jiaa Manek got replaced in Saath Nibana SathiyaaGopi Bahu of "Saath Nibhaana Saathiya" suddenly got a new face, with Jiaa Manek abruptly elbowed out because of her decision to participate in "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa" on a rival channel.
Jiaa Manek in Sath nibhana Sathiya'Saath Nibhaana Saathiya' is doing very well at Starplus and on the Television Rating Point (TRP) charts. This typical Saas-Bahu Saga is currently the number one soap on Indian Television. One of the lead characters in this show is Gopi Bahu played by Jiaa Manek, a docile, simple and sweet girl, who always puts her family before herself.
Personal Profile of Jiaa ManekBirth Name : Jiaa Manek
Nick Name : Giu
Birthday : 18 February 1986
Status : Single
Height : 5'2
Debut movie : Na Ghar Ke Na Ghat Ke
Birth place : Mumbai
Parents : Reena and Harshad Manek
Jiaa Manek BoyfriendJiaa Manek currently not dating anybody. Jiaa is single.
Jiaa Manek InterestsDancing, acting, horse-riding, designing pottery, mehndi and making chocolates.
Jiaa now joins the 'replaced' stars club who were all unceremoniously dropped from their shows when they were at the peak of their stardom! Little must Jiaa Manek have realized when she signed "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa", that a few months down the line, she wouldn't be playing Gopi Bahu - the role that made her a household name anymore. The change shook many viewers, but Nitin Vaidya, business head, Hindi channels, STAR India, says. "The association with Jiaa Manek has been discontinued with immediate effect, due to unprofessional conduct and breach of contract from the actor's side. It seems that 'Saath Nibhana Saathiya' Gopi bahu opts dancing over acting. During the time, a new girl Debolina Bhattarcharji has replaced her in Saath Nibhana. Jiaa Manek aka Gopi bahu all set to enter in rival channel's reality TV show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa.
Jiaa Manek's FavouriteFavourite Actor : Salman Khan
Favourite Actress : Kareena Kapoor
Favourite film : All romantic films like DDLJ and Maine Pyaar Kiya
Favourite Food : Any thing that's non-veg
Favourite Colour : Red, Blue and Violet
Favourite Timepass : Hanging out with friends, watching movies and chilling at home
Favourite Book/Novel : All James Hardley Chase novels
Favourite Singer : Alka Yagnik and Sunidhi Chauhan
Favourite Song : All romantic songs
Favourite Car : Chevrolet
Favourite Drink : Water First crush : Salman Khan
Jiaa Manek in the movie(Na Ghar ke na Ghat ke)Jiya Manek had done a film called 'Na Ghar Ke Na Ghaat Ke', her role in this was next to negligible though. In this film she played the role of daughter of Om Puri (Sankata Prasad Tripathi) and Neena Gupta (Devkinandan's mother).
Jiaa Manek advertisements:She had did commercials for Amul and Vatika hair oil.
Jiaa Manek's InterviewQ: Tell us something about yourself.
I am from Mumbai and I have graduated in Mass Media. In college I did commercials like Vaitka Hair Oil and Amul and then I did my first film 'Naa Ghar Ke Ghaat Ke', in which I played daughter to Neena Gupta and Om Puri.
Q: How did you land the role of Gopi?
I auditioned for the show Palkon Ki... but was too young for the role. But they had my profile and asked me to audition for this role, which I got.
Q: How do you see Gopi?
Gopi is an extremely soft spoken. She has lost her mom dad and stays with her mama and mami. She is uneducated but has family values.
Q: How has it been working with STAR Plus?
Oh, it's nice. I am very glad that I am working with No 1 channel so early in my career.