Urvashi Dholakia WikiUrvashi Dholakia is an Indian television actress, who is best known for playing the villainous roles, as of Komolika Basu, in the STAR Plus daily soap opera, Kasautii Zindagii Kay, which ran from 2001 to 2008. She also participated the reality TV series, first as a stand-up comedian she participated in the Comedy Circus 1 (2007), followed by Ustaadon Ka Ustaad (2008) on Sony TV, where again she paired with Shakeel Siddiqui from Pakistan, in a stand-up comedy act, in 2009, she appeared in the Indian version of American reality show The Moment of Truth, Sacch Ka Saamna (2009) and she was last seen as one of the contestent of Big Boss 6 and has emerged as the winner.
BiographyUrvashi was born on 9 july, 1979. She first acted in TV commercial of Lux soap with actress Revathi at the age of six. She made her television acting debut, at the age of eight with the TV serial Waqt Ki Raftar. Though she really started acting after her first major appearance, as actor Vishal Singh's teenage love interest in comedy-TV series, Dekh Bhai Dekh (1993) at age 14, and she has been acting ever since.when she was offered the role of Komolika part of the principal cast of Kasautii Zindagii Kay in 2001, the role made her one of most famous vamps on Indian television, in a series which ran till 2008. In 2006, she acted in a B grade movie Chumban The Kiss, Directed by G.S. Sarasakumar. He also participated in bigg boss 6 on 7th october 2012 In 2007, she acted in a Bhojpuri film, Saans Rani Bahu Naukrani, directed by Brij Bhushan and produced by her mother. In 2010, she replayed her Komolika character for a TV commercial for Kolkata Knight Riders, featuring Shah Rukh Khan.
Personal ProfileBirth Name : Urvashi Dholakia
Date of Birth/Birthday : July 9, 1979
Age : 36 years
Height : 5'6'' approx
Weight : 56 Kg
Zodiac Sign : Gemini
Nick Name : Kamolika
Occupation : Actress, Stand-up comedian
Parents : Kaushal Dholakia
Status : Divorced
Childrens : 2 Sons (Kshitij and Sagar)
Family/MarriageUrvashi was born to Gujarati and Punjabi parents. She was married at age 16, had twin sons at age 17, and was divorced one-and-a-half years later, her sons studied in a boarding school. She has been a single mother since the age of 17, where most girls celebrate independence at this age, Urvashi wholeheartedly embraced motherhood and raised her children without any external support.
In Badi Dooor Se Aaye HaiUrvashi Dholakia has become an alien in "Badi Dooor Se Aaye Hai". She is seen playing the role of Sumeet Raghavan's mother-in-law. She said, "The first question that crossed my mind was how I would play Sumeet's saas? But then the makers told me that she is an alien. It's an interesting character, who creates a mess in her son-in-law's life as she does not like him. I play a wicked mother-in-law in a funny way. It is interesting to work with Sumeet Raghvan as I have great regards for him as an actor. I have worked with him in Nautanki- the comedy theatre."
Bigg Boss season 6 WinnerUrvashi was one of the strongest contestents of Big Boss Season 6 and has emerged as the winner of the show. She, along with Imam Siddiqui was the finalist for the title of the winner in sixth edition of the reality show based on UK's Big Brother. She displayed a strong winning chance ever since she entered the show. She was appreciated for her upfront and honest attitude, was a smart player and always stood up for the right. Urvashi often got involved in verbal spats with Imam, Sapna Bhavnani and Delnaaz Irani, but she patched up with them, creating amicable relations with everyone on the show.
AwardsShe has won Star Parivaar Awards,Zee Gold Awards and Indian Telly Awards for the show Kasautii Zindagii Kay as Komolika Basu from 2003-2010.
Television Serials1987 Waqt Ki Raftar
1993 Dekh Bhai Dekh
2001-2008 Kasautii Zindagii Kay
2003-2007 Kahiin To Hoga
2007 Comedy Circus 1
Comedy circus-kantee Ki Takkar
2008 Ustaadon Ka Ustaad
2009 Sacch Ka Saamna
2010 Meethi Chhoorii No.1
2012 Mrs. Kaushik Ki Paanch Bahuein
2012 Dil Se Di Dua - Saubhagyavati Bhava
2012 Self - Bigg Boss 6
2015 Badi Dooor Se Aaye Hai