Neena Gupta Age, Wiki, Biography, Husband, Daughter, Height in feet, Net Worth & Many More

By | September 7, 2022

Neena Gupta is an Indian actress and television director who is known for acting in films and television serials. She was born on 4th June 1959 in Calcutta, India to R.N.Gupta and Shakuntala Devi. Her father was an LLB and an officer in the State Trading Corporation of India and her mother was a former teacher with double master’s degrees in Sanskrit and Political Science. She had one brother, Pankaj Gupta, and two half-brothers from her father’s second marriage. She did her schooling at Bal Bharti School and Vidya Bhawan. She did her BA from Janki Devi Mahavidyalaya and MA in Sanskrit from Delhi University. Later she earned an MPhil from Delhi University. During her University period, she joined theatre. Later she joined the National School of Drama.

Neena started her acting in 1982 with Saath Saath. In that year, she was also seen in five films. In 1983, she appeared in two films, Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron and Mandi. Her performance in Janne Bhi Do Yaaron was praised. Utsav and Laila were her two released films in 1984. From 1985 to 1993, she starred in several films, such as Trikaal (1985), Taniya (1987), The Deceivers(1988), Batwara (1989), Sward (1990), Vasthuhara (1991, Malayalam film debut), Balwaan (1992), Khalnayak (1993) etc. In 1994, Neena acted in the film, Woh Chokri. One of the most successful films Neena. She gained popularity and marked her breakthrough performance with it. She won a National Film Award for Best Supporting Actress for her acting.

In the following years, from 1995 to 2015, she appeared in several films, such as Dushmani: A Violent Love Story (1995), and Uff! Yeh Mohabbat (1997), Cotton Mary (1999), Raat Ke Saudagar (2002), Meri Biwi Ka Jawaab Nahin (2004), Nazar (2005), The White Elephant (2009), Veer (2010), Mere Dost Picture Abhi Baaki Hai (2012), Issaq (2013), Alone (2015) etc. In 2018, Neena appeared in three films, Veere Di Wedding, Mulk and Badhaai Ho. But her performance in Badhaai Ho was highly acclaimed and he won several accolades including the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress, the Screen Award for Best Actress (Critics), and the BFJA Award for Best Supporting Actor – Female. In 2019, he was seen in two films. Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan and Panga were her two released films in 2020. For her performance in Subh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan, she was nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress. She had five releases in 2021.

She has three upcoming films, Goodbye, Uunchai and Gwalior.

She made her television debut in 1985 with the television serial, Khandaan. Yatra was her only released television serial in 1986. In 1987, she starred in the television serial, Gul Gulshan Gulfaam. Mirza Ghalib was her only released television series in 1988. She made her directorial debut with the television serial Dard in 1989. Daddy was another television film released that year. In 1994, she was seen in two television serials, Daane Anaar Ke and Junoon.

Later, in 1998, Neena worked as a writer and director in Saans. She directed the television serial Pal Chhin in 1999. In 2000, she acted and directed, Siski. She made her debut as a producer with the television serial Son Pari. In 2001, she host television show, Kamzor Kadii Kaun. In 2002, she acted and worked as a writer in Saanjhi. She also produced Kyun Hota Hai Pyarrr in that year. Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin was her only released television serial in 2004. In 2005, she starred in the television serial, Saat Phere. In 2009, she acted in the television serial, Ladies Special.

Next, in 2010, she appeared in the television serial, Dil Se Diya Vachan. In 2018, she worked as a writer in another television serial, Kehne Ko Humsafar Hain. She made a guest appearance in Made in Heaven in 2019. In 2020, Neena acted in the web series, Panchayat. Another successful series for her, she gained popularity and was praised for her performance. She even won Filmfare OTT Awards for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her acting. In that year, she was also seen in two other web series, Masaba Masaba and PariWar.

She launched a theatre production company, ‘Sahaj Productions.

Neena married a Bengali studying at IIT-Delhi Amlan Kusum Ghose.

In 1980, Neena had a relationship with West Indies cricketer, Vivian Richards. Together they have a daughter, Masaba Gupta, who was born in 1989.

In 2008, Neena married New Delhi-based chartered accountant Vivek Mehra.

NameNeena Gupta
Nick NameNeena
ProfessionActress and Television Director
Date of Birth4 June 1959 (Thursday)
Age63 Years (2022)
Birth PlaceDelhi
NationalityIndian
HometownDelhi
SchoolThe Lawrence School, Sanawar, Solan, Himachal Pradesh
CollageNot Known
DebutFilm, Hindi (Actor): Saath Saath (1982)



TV (Actor): Khandaan (1985)



Film, Malayalam (Actor): Vasthuhara (1991)



TV (Director): Saans (1999)
ReligionHindusim
Zodiac SignGemini

Neena Gupta Career

  • Neena started her acting in 1982 with Saath Saath. In that year, she was also seen in five films.
  • In 1983, she appeared in two films, Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron and Mandi.
  • Utsav and Laila were her two released films in 1984.
  • From 1985 to 1993, she starred in several films, such as Trikaal (1985), Taniya (1987), The Deceivers(1988), Batwara (1989), Sward (1990), Vasthuhara (1991, Malayalam film debut), Balwaan (1992), Khalnayak (1993) etc.
  • In 1994, Neena acted in the film, Woh Chokri.
  • From 1995 to 2015, she appeared in several films, such as Dushmani: A Violent Love Story (1995), and Uff! Yeh Mohabbat (1997), Cotton Mary (1999), Raat Ke Saudagar (2002), Meri Biwi Ka Jawaab Nahin (2004), Nazar (2005), The White Elephant (2009), Veer (2010), Mere Dost Picture Abhi Baaki Hai (2012), Issaq (2013), Alone (2015) etc.
  • In 2018, Neena appeared in three films, Veere Di Wedding, Mulk and Badhaai Ho.
  • In 2019, she was seen in two films.
  • Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan and Panga were her two released films in 2020.
  • She had five releases in 2021.
  • She made her television debut in 1985 with the television serial, Khandaan. 
  • Yatra was her only released television serial in 1986.
  • In 1987, she starred in the television serial, Gul Gulshan Gulfaam.
  • Mirza Ghalib was her only released television series in 1988.
  • She made her directorial debut with the television serial Dard in 1989. Daddy was another television film released that year.
  • In 1994, she was seen in two television serials, Daane Anaar Ke and Junoon.
  • In 1998, Neena worked as a writer and director in Saans.
  • She directed the television serial Pal Chhin in 1999.
  • In 2000, she acted and directed, Siski. She made her debut as a producer with the television serial Son Pari.
  • In 2001, she host television show, Kamzor Kadii Kaun.
  • In 2002, she acted and worked as a writer in Saanjhi. She also produced Kyun Hota Hai Pyarrr in that year.
  • Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin was her only released television serial in 2004.
  • In 2005, she starred in the television serial, Saat Phere.
  • In 2009, she acted in the television serial, Ladies Special.
  • In 2010, she appeared in the television serial, Dil Se Diya Vachan.
  • In 2018, she worked as a writer in another television serial, Kehne Ko Humsafar Hain.
  • She made a guest appearance in Made in Heaven in 2019.
  • In 2020, Neena acted in the web series, Panchayat. In that year, she was also seen in two other web series, Masaba Masaba and PariWar.
  • She launched a theatre production company, ‘Sahaj Productions.

Neena Gupta Family 

Father Name Late R. N. Gupta
Mother Name Late Shakuntala Gupta (died due to cancer)
Brother Pankaj Gupta
Sister None
HusbandVivek Mehra

Neena Gupta Relationship / Marital Status & Many More 

Marital Status Married Twice
Affairs / Boyfriend Alok Nath (Actor)
Shaarangdev (son of the Indian classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj)
Vivian Richards (West Indies cricketer)
Vivek Mehra (Chartered Accountant)
Husband / Spouse First Husband: Name Not Known
Second Husband: Vivek Mehra
Marriage date Second Marriage: 15 July 2008
Marriage Place N/A
ChildrenDaughter- Masaba Gupta, Fashion Designer (With Vivian Richards)
Neena Gupta With His Husband & Daughter

Neena Gupta Physical Stats

HeightIn Centimeter – 165 cm
In Meter – 1.65 m
In feet & inches – 5’5
WeightIn Kilogram- 54 Kg
In Pounds – 119lbs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBrown

Neena Gupta Favourite 

Favourite  Actor Amitabh Bachchan and Vinod Khanna
Favourite  Song Lata Mangeshkar
Favourite  FoodRajma Chawal
Favourite  Color Cherry Red
Favourite  Sport Cricket
Favourite  Destination India

Neena Gupta Education 

School N/A
Collage N/A
Educational Qualification N/A

Neena Gupta Net Worth

Net WorthN/A
SalaryN/A
Income SourceN/A
Car CollectionN/A

Some Unknown facts about Neena Gupta

  • At 60, she became the second-eldest Best Actress nominee in Filmfare Award history after Sharmila Tagore.
  • Her height is 5 feet 3 inches.
  • Cherry red is her favorite color.
  • She used to play hockey on her college team.
  • Her mother wanted her to become an IAS officer.
  • Sources suggest, that she got engaged thrice.
  • She is often spotted drinking alcohol at parties.
  • Reading and traveling are her hobbies.
  • She follows a healthy vegetarian diet.
  • She is an animal lover.
  • She is an ardent follower of Lord Ganesha.

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