Pratyusha Banerjee wikiPratyusha Banerjee is an Indian television actress. She is popularly known for her lead role of Anandi in Balika Vadhu. She was seen as one of the contestants in Bigg Boss 7. She has also portrayed the role of Sagarika Chattopadhyay in the daily soap Hum Hain Na on Sony TV. Currently she is seen in the popular daily soap Sasural Simar Ka as Mohini.
BiographyPratyusha Banerjee was born on 10 August 1991 in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India. In 2010, she was introduced as the protagonist 'Anandi' in the television series Balika Vadhu on Colors. She got this role through an SMS poll. She was also a contestant in the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5 but soon got eliminated due to health issues.
Personal ProfileName : Pratyusha Banerjee
Date of Birth : 10 August 1991
Birth Place : Jamshedpur, Jharkhand
Age : 24 years
Height : 5'1"
Weight : 50 Approx.
Occupation : Actress
Debut Show : Balika Vadhu
Boyfriend/MarriagePratyusha was dating Makrand Malhotra, Mumbai based businessman but then broke off. After a break up, it seems TV actor Pratyusha Banerjee has finally found true love. The actor is reportedly dating actor-producer Rahul Raj. Both of them are from Jamshedpur and met at a common friend's birthday party. There are also reports that the couple is planning their wedding. Apparently, their families are also happy with the match. Pratyusha said, "We are really good friends. Since we belong to the same hometown, the connection is strong."
Personal LifePratyusha is the only child of her parents. Since, she belongs to a small town Jamshedpur so is living all the fame to the fullest. She is always excited about changing her clothes in wardrobe every month, since it has been a whole new world to her.
In Sasural Simar KarPratyusha Banerjee is seen in a negative role in Sasural Simar Ka on Colors. She is essaying the role of Mohini in the series. She said, "The most important reason to sign this show was the chance of being able to work with Colors again. It feels like coming back to the pavilion. And secondly, Rashmi Sharma is an ace show-maker, and the role was absolutely different from whatever I have done so far. Personally it was a challenge for me as an actor."
Sources said, "Pratyusha has now decided to quit the show and currently she is serving her notice period. The viewers will very soon get to see Mohini's track coming to an end in a dramatic way on the show." Pratyusha said, "I am done with playing negative role. It's been a lovely and a beautiful journey."
In Gulmohar GrandPratyusha Banerjee was seen in Star Plus show Gulmohar Grand. She was seen in a cameo appearance in the series. She has played the role of Parinda Pathak. The Sunshine Productions venture has Gaurav Chopraa, Aakanksha Singh, Garima Goel and few more well known faces.
In Hum Hain NaPratyusha Banerjee was seen opposite Kanwar Dhillon in DJ's Creative Unit's show Hum Hain Naa which aired on Sony TV. She played the role of Sagarika Chattopadhyay in the series. The show grabbed the attention of the viewers with the beautiful chemistry between Sagrika and Bunty.
In Bigg Boss 7Pratyusha was one of the contestant in Bigg Boss season 7. She was commonly referred to as Piu and Guriya and has been perceived as a close friend of Kamya Punjabi.
In Balika VadhuBalika Vadhu - Kachchi Umar Ke Pakke Rishtey is an Indian television drama series on Colors TV. Pratyusha Banerjee was playing the lead role of Anandi in the show but was replaced by Toral Rasputra.
Pratyusha and Siddharth ShuklaPratyusha and Siddharth Shukla (Anandi and Shiv) were one of the famous reel couple from the serial Balika Vadhu. They were also the winners of Most Lokpriya Jodi in Golden Petal Awards 2012.
SerialsBalika Vadhu- As Anandi Singh on Colors TV
Kitchen Champion 4
Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5
Bigg Boss season 6
Hum Hain Na
Sasural Simar Ka
Golden Petal Awards 2012Pratyusha Banerjee won Most Lokpriya Face - Female award in Golden Petal Awards 2012.
InterviewAre you a foodie?
Yes, I am a big time foodie.
Your favorite mouth-watering dish?
Which restaurant do you prefer the most?
Do you like spending time in the kitchen?
Yes, cooking is like a stress buster for me.
Which is your favorite quick cheap healthy meal?
Salad and Sandwich.