Mandira Bedi is an Indian Film Actress, Television Actress, Television Presenter, Television Personality & Fashion Designer who is known for her work in Hindi Cinema as well as Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam movies. Mandira got fame and name as a renowned fashion designer and TV host. She acted in numerous Hindi films and TV serials. She was born on 15 April 1972, in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. She made her acting debut in Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge Film as a supporting actress. She gained celebrity status playing the title role in the 1994 television serial, Shanti, shown on India’s national channel, Doordarshan. Apart from being an actress, she is a popular fashion designer who owns a signature saree brand. As of now, she is one of the top Indian desirable personalities. She has huge fans in India as well as abroad.
Mandira Bedi married Raj Kaushal, who is a Film director by profession on 14 February 1999. Before her marriage, Mandira Bedi and Raj Kaushal dated each other for a long time. She gave birth to a boy named Vir on 19 June 2011 at the Lilavati Hospital, Mumbai. As of 2013, Bedi and her husband have applied for the process of adopting a girl child to complete their family. The couple adopted a four years baby girl in October 2020 and gave her name Tara Bedi Kaushal.
|Date of birth||15 April 1972|
|Birthplace||Kolkata, West Bengal, India|
|Age (as in 2021)||49 years old|
|Profession||Actress, Fashion designer, and TV presenter|
|Famous For||Being Hot Indian Actress|
|Address||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hobbies||Jogging and Yoga, Boxing, watching cricket, Travelling, Swimming, Listening music|
Mandira Bedi Career –
- Mandira started her career in television with serial ‘Shanti’ playing the lead role which was aired on Doordarshan that was the first ever daily opera soap in Indian television in 1994.
- In 1995, she made her film debut in Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge Film as a supporting actress.
- She followed up her career in TV serials like ‘Aurat’ on DD and Sony, ‘Dushman’ on DD and ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’ on Star Plus and ‘Jassi Jassi koi Nahin’.
- Mandira expanded her career as an anchor performing duties for ‘ICC Cricket World Cups’ in the years 2003 as well as 2007.
- She then appeared with the ‘Champions Trophies’ in the years 2004 as well as 2006 and the ‘Indian Premier League Season 2’ for Sony Max. Next, the TV presenter fronted the coverage of IPL Season 3 for the British Network – ITV.
- Then she appeared in some other Hindi movies including ‘Manmadhan’ and ‘Shaadi Ka Laddoo’.
- In 2019, she appeared in The Tashkent Files and Adangathey (Tamil).
- She is also a part of the Bollywood big-budget film Saaho.
- She also acted in various Indian short films and web series.
- She acted in web series like Smoke and Thinkistan.
Mandira Bedi Family Background –
Mandira Bedi was born to a Punjabi-Sikh Family, in Kolkata, India. Her father’s name is Virender Bedi, who is a former corporate employee and her mother’s name is Gita Bedi. She has an elder brother who is a bank investor. She also has an elder sister named Dipika Bedi. Mandira Bedi belongs to a Punjabi Sikh caste and follows the Hindu religion.
|Father||Virender Singh Bedi|
|Brother||1 (Elder, Investor banker)|
|Sister||Dipika Bedi (elder)|
Mandira Bedi Marital status/ Relationship and More –
Marital status of Mandira Bedi is Married. Mandira Bedi married Raj Kaushal, who is a Film director by profession on 14 February 1999. Before her marriage Mandira Bedi and Raj Kaushal dated each other for a long time. She gave birth to a boy named Vir on 19 June 2011 at tha Lilavati Hospital, Mumbai. As of 2013, Bedi and her husband have applied for the process of adopting a girl child to complete their family. The couple adopted a four years baby girl in October 2020 and gave her name Tara Bedi Kaushal.
|Affairs/ Boyfriends||Raj Kaushal (director)|
|Husband||Raj Kaushal (director)|
|Marriage Date||14 February 1999|
|Children||Son – Vir
Daughter – Tara Bedi (adopted)
Mandira Bedi Height/ Weight & Physical State –
Mandira Bedi is a hot and beautiful Actress. She is a fitness freak and follows a daily gym schedule to stay fit. The height of Mandira Bedi is 5 feet 6 inches and the body weight is around 54 kg. Her figure type is hourglass slim and her full body measurement is approximately 34-26-35 inches. She has stylish black colour hair and sparkling star-like Brown colour eyes. She has one tattoo on her body.
|Height||5’6″ (168 cm)|
|Weight||54 kg (119 lbs)|
|Body type||Hourglass Slim|
|Tattoo||One on her body|
Mandira Bedi’s Favourite Things –
|Favorite Actor||Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Amitabh Bachchan, Rajesh Khanna|
|Favorite Actress||Rekha, Parineeti Chopra|
|Favorite Film||Dilwale dulhania le jayenge|
|Favorite Food||Chinese food, chocolates, khus-khus salad, mushroom, cappuccino, paneer makhanwala|
|Favorite Restaurant||China Gate in Bandra|
|Favorite destination||Australia, Goa, Dubai, Singapore|
|Favorite Colour||White, Black, Green|
|Favorite Singer||A.R Rahman|
Mandira Bedi Educational Qualification –
She did her schooling at Cathedral and John Connon School, Mumbai, and graduated from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai. After that, she did her post-graduation from Sophia Polytechnic College, Mumbai.
|School||Cathedral and John Connon School, Mumbai|
|College||St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai|
|Post-graduation||Sophia Polytechnic College, Mumbai|
Mandira Bedi Net worth –
The net worth of Mandira Bedi is estimated to be $45 Million dollars. The major and primary source of her income is Actress.
|Net worth||$45 Million|
|Source of Income||Actress|
Some lesser-known facts about Mandira Bedi –
- Does Mandira Bedi smoke? No
- Does Mandira Bedi drink alcohol? Yes
- Since her childhood, Mandira dreamt to become an actress.
- Being a Punjabi girl, she had a deep interest in music since childhood.
- In 1994, she made her acting debut in the Shanti TV series. From there, she rose to fame in the Indian entertainment industry.
- She brought a revolution in women commentating in cricket with her glamorous avatar.
- Mandira presented ICC Cricket World Cup in 2003 to 2007 on a TV presenter.
- In 2006, she won the Fear Factor India.
- She has a son, and in order to complete her family, she had applied to an NGO for the adoption process.
- Before, she was a hardcore non-vegetarian, but now she is a vegetarian.
- She started doing fashion designing during the 2014 Lakme Fashion Week and presented her saree collection.
- She also promoted faux leather to support PETA.
- She likes playing negative roles as she did in KyunKi Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi as Dr. Mandira Kapadia.
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Mandira Bedi Most Succesful Movies | Mandira Bedi Top IMDB Rated Movies
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge(8.1 rating)
Mandira Bedi Starrer Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge released in 1995, this was an Drama, Romance movie and it received 8.1 average rating on IMDB.
Cast By – Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Amrish Puri, Farida Jalal, Anupam Kher, Parmeet Sethi, Mandira Bedi, Satish Shah, Himani Shivpuri, Pooja Ruparel, Achala Sachdev, Damyanti Puri, Lalit Tiwari, Hemlata Deepak, Mohit Kumar
Genre – Drama, Romance
Duration – 189 Minutes
Director – Aditya Chopra
Writer – Aditya Chopra, Aditya Chopra
Production Company – Yash Raj Films
Released Date – Friday, October 20, 1995
Budget – INR 40000000
About – When Raj meets Simran in Europe, it isn’t love at first sight but when Simran moves to India for an arranged marriage, love makes its presence felt.
The Tashkent Files(7.8 rating)
Mandira Bedi Starrer The Tashkent Files released in 2019, this was an Drama, Mystery, Thriller movie and it received 7.8 average rating on IMDB.
Cast By – Shweta Basu Prasad, Mithun Chakraborty, Naseeruddin Shah, Pankaj Tripathi, Vinay Pathak, Rajesh Sharma, Pallavi Joshi, Mandira Bedi, Prakash Belawadi, Vishwa Mohan Badola, Asif Basra, Prashantt Guptha, Achint Kaur, Ankur Rathee, Francisco Raymond
Genre – Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Duration – 134 Minutes
Director – Vivek Agnihotri
Writer – Vivek Agnihotri
Production Company – AD Films
Released Date – Friday, April 12, 2019
About – Revolves around the mysterious death of India’s 2nd Prime Minister Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri and attempts to uncover if he had actually died a natural death, or, as alleged, was assassinated.
Mandira Bedi Starrer Ittefaq released in 2017, this was an Mystery, Thriller movie and it received 7.2 average rating on IMDB.
Cast By – Sidharth Malhotra, Sonakshi Sinha, Akshaye Khanna, Mandira Bedi, Himanshu Kohli, Ajay Jadhav, Pavail Gulati, Samir Sharma, Kimberley Louisa McBeath, Vinay Sharma, Romil Saraswat, Bharat Jha, Trupti Khamkar, Sandesh Upashyam, Sujata Jog
Genre – Mystery, Thriller
Duration – 105 Minutes
Director – Abhay Chopra
Writer – Abhay Chopra, Shreyas Jain
Production Company – Red Chillies Entertainment
Released Date – Friday, November 3, 2017
Budget – INR 290000000
About – A detective seeks out the truth between two different stories of a crime scene.
Mandira Bedi Starrer Manmadhan released in 2004, this was an Crime, Mystery, Romance movie and it received 7.1 average rating on IMDB.
Cast By – T.R. Silambarasan, Jyotika, Sindhu Tolani, Atul Kulkarni, Goundamani, Santhanam, Mandira Bedi, Yana Gupta, Brinda Parekh, Mayuri, Crane Manohar
Genre – Crime, Mystery, Romance
Duration – 165 Minutes
Director – A.J. Murugan, T.R. Silambarasan
Writer – T.R. Silambarasan
Production Company – Indian Theatre Productions
Released Date – Friday, November 12, 2004
About – A shy girl fears and secretly desires a man who may be a serial killer
Dus Kahaniyaan(5.7 rating)
Mandira Bedi Starrer Dus Kahaniyaan released in 2007, this was an Drama movie and it received 5.7 average rating on IMDB.
Cast By – Arbaaz Khan, Mandira Bedi, Sudhanshu Pandey, Jimmy Sheirgill, Masumeh Makhija, Amrita Singh, Parmeet Sethi, Minissha Lamba, Mahesh Manjrekar, Neha Dhupia, Manoj Bajpayee, Dia Mirza, Aftab Shivdasani, Neha Oberoi, Anupam Kher
Genre – Drama
Duration – 110 Minutes
Director – Jasmeet Dhodhi, Meghna Gulzar
Writer – Sanjay Gupta, S. Farhan
Production Company – Eros International
Released Date – Friday, December 7, 2007
About – An anthology of ten short films dealing with diverse subjects such as infidelity, companionship, lust and a spectrum of human emotions.
Vodka Diaries(5.6 rating)
Mandira Bedi Starrer Vodka Diaries released in 2018, this was an Mystery, Thriller movie and it received 5.6 average rating on IMDB.
Cast By – Kay Kay Menon, Raima Sen, Mandira Bedi, Sharib Hashmi, Rishi Bhutani, Herry Tangiri, Vaishnavi Dhanraj, Swati Rajput, Antara Srivastava, Rahul Kapoor, Sooraj Thapar, Vikram Sakhalkar, Aniket, Sachin Arya, Khushboo Atre
Genre – Mystery, Thriller
Duration – 120 Minutes
Director – Kushal Srivastava
Writer – Vaibhav Bajpai, Manisha Korde
Production Company – K’Scope Entertainment Pvt Ltd
Released Date – Friday, January 19, 2018
About – In the misty town of Manali, ACP Ashwini Dixit attempts to solve a series of mysterious murders happening in a single night, which might be connected to the night club, Vodka Diaries.
Mandira Bedi Starrer Saaho released in 2019, this was an Action, Thriller movie and it received 5.2 average rating on IMDB.
Cast By – Prabhas, Shraddha Kapoor, Jackie Shroff, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Vennela Kishore, Murli Sharma, Arun Vijay, Prakash Belawadi, Evelyn Sharma, Mandira Bedi, Supreet, Mahesh Manjrekar, Tinnu Anand, Jacqueline Fernandez, Chunky Pandey
Genre – Action, Thriller
Duration – 170 Minutes
Director – Sujeeth
Writer – Sujeeth, Sujeeth
Production Company – UV Creations
Released Date – Friday, August 30, 2019
Budget – INR 3500000000
About – An undercover cop becomes embroiled in a battle with warring criminals who want to acquire a “black box,” their ultimate key to a treasure.
Mandira Bedi Starrer Badal released in 2000, this was an Action, Crime, Drama movie and it received 4.9 average rating on IMDB.
Cast By – Bobby Deol, Rani Mukerji, Ashutosh Rana, Ashish Vidyarthi, Amrish Puri, Mayuri Kango, Neena Kulkarni, Johnny Lever, Upasna Singh, Suman Ranganath, Mink Singh, Dinesh Anand, Mandira Bedi, Salim Ghouse, Ramesh Goyal
Genre – Action, Crime, Drama
Duration – 166 Minutes
Director – Raj Kanwar
Writer – Raj Kanwar, Robin Bhatt
Production Company – Aftab Pictures
Released Date – Friday, February 11, 2000
About – Badal (Bobby Deol) is a victim of the 1984 riots, brought up by a terrorist (Ashish Vidyarthi). Badal lives with the sole aim of exterminating a police cop Rana (Ashutosh Rana) now the DGP….
O Teri(3.3 rating)
Mandira Bedi Starrer O Teri released in 2014, this was an Comedy, Drama movie and it received 3.3 average rating on IMDB.
Cast By – Pulkit Samrat, Bilal Amrohi, Sarah-Jane Dias, Mandira Bedi, Ajay Berry, Siddharth Bhardwaj, Sidharth Bhardwaj, Blake Curtis-Woodcock, Mohan Kapoor, Salman Khan, Anupam Kher, Sara Loren, Manoj Pahwa, Bhupesh Pandya, Vijay Raaz
Genre – Comedy, Drama
Duration – 107 Minutes
Director – Umesh Bist
Writer – Umesh Bist, Neeti Palta
Production Company – Reel Life Production
Released Date – Friday, March 28, 2014
About – Prantabh and Anand, associated with a news channel in Delhi, are in search of a big scam to prove a point to their senior. A dead body accidentally lands up in their car.