Jennifer Winget Wiki
Jennifer Winget is an Indian Television Actress, Model and an Anchor. She gained popularity for playing the role of Dr. Riddhima Gupta in TV show Dill Mill Gayye. At the age of 17, she has played the lead role in the show Koi Dil Main Hai. 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 this dance show she was seen as one of the host along with 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 an upcoming movie of Kunal Kohli titled "Phir Se."
BiographyJennifer 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 with a small role. Apart from that, she did small roles in Kkusum, Kahiin To Hoga, Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa and many more.
FamilyWinget'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.
In Upcoming Movie Phir SeJennifer 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. Music by Jeet Ganguly, Meet Brothers and Mithoon. Music on T Series.
Personal ProfileBirth Name : Jennifer Winget
Nickname : Jennifer, Jenni, Sneha, Ganga
Birth Place : Goregaon, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Birthday : May 30, 1985
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)
Current Serial : Saraswatichandra
Marriage/HusbandJennifer 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.
DivorceAfter 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."
Kumud in SaraswatichandraSaraswatichandra is 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. Her performance in the show is upto the mark and it seems the character is made for her only. The show had many twists and turns which created an excitement amongst the viewers.
FavouritesWhat 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.
InterviewWhat is fashion to you?
Fashion to me is being Jennifer Winget. I am Fashion. But apart from that being fashionable depends a lot on your comfort level with the dresses you wear and on the way that you carry it.
Do you like to accessorise yourself?
I absolutely love to accessorise. I feel that you can look hot and glamorous even in casual clothes if you are accessorised well.
What is your favourite destination for shopping?
Malaysia and Singapore. There is so much variety there. Best part about shopping there is that things are really cheap in additional to being good.
Any dream role?
Rani Mukherjee's role in 'Black'. That was awesome.