Giaa Manek wikiGiaa Manek is a very cute, young and highly talented face on the Indian Television. She got recognition for her role of Gopi in 'Saath Nibhaana Saathiya' on Star Plus. She was last seen as Jeannie on SAB tv's most popular show jeannie aur juju. The cute actress is a huge fan of Salman Khan and always watches his movies especially for him.
BiographyGiaa Manek was born on 18 February 1986 in Ahmedabad, Gujarat and was brought up in Mumbai. She always wanted to be an actor. She started going for auditions and was very fortunate to got a role in the movie 'Na Ghar Ke Na Ghat Ke', where she had privilege to work with renowned actors like Om Puri, Neena Gupta and Paresh Rawal. After that she bagged the lead role in 'Saath Nibhaana Saathiya'. She participated in the celebrity dance show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. Her first salary was Rs 25,000 that she earned for a commercial when she was just 17.
Personal ProfileBirth Name : Giaa Manek
Nick Name : Giu
Birthday : 18 February 1986
Birth Place : Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Age : 31 years
Height : 5'2"
Status : Single
Debut movie : Na Ghar Ke Na Ghat Ke
Parents : Reena and Harshad Manek
Boyfriend/DatingGiaa Manek is currently single and is not dating anyone.
CareerGiaa auditioned for Rehna Hai Teri Palkon Ki Chhaon Mein but was not selected for the role. Her second audition was for Saath Nibhaana Saathiya in which she got selected. She participated in the celebrity dance show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa for which she was removed from Saath Nibhaana Saathiya and was replaced by devoleena bhattacharjee. Giaa was seen in the soap opera Jeannie Aur Juju which airs on SAB TV opposite Ali Asgar. She did commercials for Amul and Vatika hair oil.
Na Ghar ke na Ghat ke MovieGiaa Manek had done a film called 'Na Ghar Ke Na Ghaat Ke'. She played the role of daughter of Om Puri (Sankata Prasad Tripathi) and Neena Gupta (Devkinandan's mother) in the flick.
FavouritesFavourite Actor : Salman Khan
Favourite Actress : Kareena Kapoor
Favourite film : All romantic films like DDLJ and Maine Pyaar Kiya
Favourite Colour : Red, Blue and Violet
Favourite Book/Novel : All James Hardley Chase novels
Favourite Song : All romantic songs
Interests : Dancing, acting, horse-riding, designing pottery, mehndi and making chocolates.
TV SerialsJhalak Dikhhla Jaa
Saath nibhana Sathiya
Jeannie Aur Juju
Ajab Gajab Ghar Jamai