Jennifer Winget is an Indian Television Actress, Model and an Anchor. She got her first break with the popular serial Kasautii Zindagii Kay as Sneha, daughter of Prerna and Anurag Basu, a role for which she is still remembered. She was characterized as a child artist in the show Shaka Laka Boom Boom. Jennifer also participated in the dance reality show Zara Nachke Dikha, where she was one of the participant of 'Meethi Chhuri Ladkiyan' team and in the second season of the same she was seen as one of the host alongwith Karan Singh Grover. Recently, she has played the role of Kumud in Bhansali's popular serial Saraswatichandra on Star Plus. Now, she will be seen in Kunal Kohli's upcoming movie titled "Phir Se."
Jennifer Winget was born on 30 May, 1985 and brought up in Mumbai. She has completed her early education from St. Xavier's High School and pursued her degree in Commerce from KJ Soumya College, Mumbai. She started acting at the age of 12. Her debut serial was Shaka Laka Boom Boom. She also hosted reality shows like "Laughter Ke Phatke" on STAR One with RJ Mantra. She was seen in a film "Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Ho Gaya" when she was just 12. After that, she appeared in the Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan's film Kuch Naa Kaho in a small role. Apart from that, she did small roles in Kkusum, Kahiin To Hoga, Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa and many more.
In Upcoming Movie Phir Se
Jennifer Winget is all set to make Bollywood debut with upcoming movie "Phir Se", directed by Kunal Kohli. Kunal has now turned actor with the film that will mark his big-screen debut. The movie is being produced by Shiv Kumar and film deals with the complexities of a new romance and a second attempt at a happily ever after. The film is scheduled to release in May 2015. The film also stars Rajit Kapoor, Dalip Tahil, Kanwaljeet Singh and Sushmita Mukherjee Bundela.
Personal Profile Details
Name : Jennifer Winget
Nick Name :Jennifer, Jenni, Sneha, Ganga
Born on : May 30, 1985
Place Of birth :Goregaon, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Real Age : 29 years
Height : 5'5"
Weight : 52 kgs
Zodiac Sign : Gemini
Spouse : Karan Singh Grover
Occupation : Model, Actor and Anchor
Debut Serial : Shaka Laka Boom Boom (TV)
Upcoming Movie : Phir Se
Winget's family is originally from Yavatmal, Maharashtra. Her father is a Marathi Christian and mother is Punjabi. She has one elder brother. She got married to her co-star and longtime boyfriend Karan Singh Grover on April 9, 2012 but later got separated.
Jennifer Winget and Karan Singh Grover tied the knot on April 9, 2012, after dating for many years. They first met on the sets of Kasautii Zindagi Kay in 2005. They were just friends as Karan was already seeing someone at the time. Then they came across each other again on the sets of Dill Mill Gayye in 2006. The two hit it off immediately and viewers loved their onscreen chemistry. By 2012, the couple decided to get hitched in a simple ceremony without letting the world know.
After rumors surrounding the couple and Jennifer refuting the report, Karan finally spoke about the breakup. He tweeted, "For all those who are concerned, you might have heard that Jennifer and I have separated and will soon be getting divorced. I just wanted to confirm that it's true. The decision has been mutually agreed upon and the reasons are too personal to share. What happens between only two people know all else merely speculations and assumptions nothing more this much I wanted to share thank you always for all your love."
What are your favourite perfumes?
I don't stick to one perfume, it keeps changing.
Who are the hottest actor and actress on TV today?
It's Salman Khan, and there is no other actress except for me on TV.
Kumud in Saraswatichandra
Saraswatichandra was the Television series which aired on Star Plus. It was the debut of Bollywood's acclaimed Director and ace producer of the big screen, Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Jennifer played the role of Kumud opposite Gautam Rode. Kumud was a traditional Gujarati village girl, who has been bought up to respect her elders and be proud of her culture.