Disha Wakani WikiDisha Wakani is an Indian TV actress, who appears mainly in TV serials but have also acted in some Bollywood films and TV commercials. She lives in Goregaon, Mumbai. She is popularly known as Daya Jethalal Gada because of her character in the popular comedy series Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah which airs on SAB TV. She is paired opposite Dilip Joshi who is playing the role of Jethalal Gada. Their onscreen chemistry is very famous and appreciated. Mayur Vakani is playing the character of Sundarlal, Daya's brother in the serial, is her real brother.
BiographyDisha Wakani was born on 17 September 1978 in Ahmedabad, Gujrat. Currently She lives in Goregaon, Mumbai. Disha is a moody and a jolly person. She got famous for her role as Daya Jethalal Gada in Taarak Mehta Ka Ulta Chashmah on SAB TV. Disha is a big foodie but she try to indulge not more on outside food and prefer to eat home cooked meals. Her father has been an artist and has also produced and directed various drama plays. So she had a very close bonding with the industry right from childhood. Her parents have supported a lot throughout her journey in the industry.
Personal ProfileName : Disha Wakani
Birthday : 17 September 1978
Age : 36 years
Place Of Birth : Ahmedabad,Gujrat, India
Nickname : Tanna
Sunsign : Aries
Current residence : Mumbai
Religion : Hindu
Occupation : Actress
Hobbies : Swimming,reading,eating,sleeping.
Current Serial : Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
Disha Wakani on TelevisionThe perfect wife cum bahu of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah Disha Wakani made guest appearance in the show Khichdi in 2004, which was aired on Star Plus and then in 2005, she played the role of Nisha in the show Instant Khichdi aired on Star Plus. In 2008 she was selected for the lead role of Daya Jethalal Gada in the famous comedy show Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. She had also played guest roles in the shows like Kaun banega Crorepati 4 and Indian idol 5.
MarriageDisha Wakani is not married yet. She is waiting for the Right person in her life.
Jodhaa Akbar movieJodhaa Akbar was an Indian epic historical drama film released on 15 February 2008. Disha played the role of Madhvi(friend of Jodhaa) in this movie.
DevdasDevdas is a 2002 Bollywood novel adapted film based on the 1917 Sharat Chandra Chattopadhyay novella Devdas. She played a small role of Sakhi in this movie.
Daya Jethalal Gada in Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah ChashmahDisha Wakani is playing the lead role of Daya Jethalal Gada in the popular comedy serial Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah which airs on SAB TV. She is paired opposite Dilip Joshi who plays the role of Jethalal Gada and their on-screen chemistry is much famous and appreciated. Mayur Vakani who plays the character of Sundarlal, Daya's brother in the serial is her real brother.
Daya is an uneducated, family oriented woman, who has studied till class 7. She is always ready to dance the "Garba" and people call her "Garba Queen". She is from Ahmedabad. She calls Jethalal "Tapu Ke Papa" as she, like many Indian housewife, thinks it is a sin to utter her husband's name. Jethalal often scolds her. Despite this, there is love and unity between the two main protagonists of this show. She said, "I feel so very good. I really feel blessed to get this opportunity and especially whenever all the Bollywood celebrities come to our set. I feel so happy and proud of my entire team. Initially it was very difficult adjusting to the character and to the gestures of Daya's character, but now it comes out more naturally to me."
Disha Wakani and Dilip JoshiDisha Wakani and Dilip Joshi are the lead characters in the show Taarak Mehta ka Ooltah Chashmah. Dilip Joshi is playing the role of Jethalal Gada and Disha Wakani is paired opposite Dilip Joshi, playing the role of Daya Jethalal Gada and their on screen chemistry is very famous.