Ragini Khanna is a famous Indian Actress who works in Hindi language films and tv shows. She is one of the most popular actresses who is best known for playing the role of Suhana Kishore Bajpai Kashyap in Sasural Genda Phool and as Bharti in Bhaskar Bharti. She is well trained in Indian classical music for almost 15 years. She has also learned different styles of dances for 8 years. From her childhood, she wanted to be a pop star. She accidentally gave auditions for Radha Ki Betiyaan and got selected then there was no turnback.
In addition to this, she has hosted many reality shows, like India’s Best Dramebaaz and Gangs of Haseepur. Ragini Khanna is a very talented and hardworking actress who made her acting debut with the daily soap opera Radhaa Ki Betiyaan Kuch Kar Dikhayengi on NDTV Imagine as “Ragini Sharma”. Moreover, she made her film debut in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s comedy film Teen They Bhai where she appeared as Gurleen Kaur alongside actor Om Puri, Deepak Dobriyal, and Shreyas Talpade. Ragini won the 2012 Apsara Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series for her role in Sasural Genda Phool.
Ragini Khanna was born on 9 December 1987 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She is the daughter of Kamini Khanna and Praveen Khanna. She was born and bought up in Mumbai alongside her brother Amit Khanna. As Ragini Khanna belongs to a family actor, her brother is also an actor and has worked in serials like Yeh Dil Chahe More. While her mother Kaamini Khanna is a writer, music director, singer, anchor, and founder of ‘Beauty with Astrology”. She is the niece of the famous Bollywood actor Govinda and granddaughter of classical singer Nirmala Devi and popular 1940s actor Arun Ahuja. Moreover, famous personalities like Krushna Abhishek, Arti Singh, and Soumya Seth are her cousins.
As Ragini Khanna is famous for her performance in many Hindi series. She has made appearances in Hindi and Punjabi Films. In 2010, she was a contestant on the dance show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. She also appeared in Comedy Nights with Kapil Sharma portraying various roles. Ragini Khanna also acted in TV commercials for various brands. She is currently now 35 years old.
|Date of birth||9 December 1987|
|Age (as in 2021)||34 years old|
|Profession||Actress, Model, Anchor|
|Hobbies||Reading, travelling, writing blogs and poems|
|Years active||2008- present|
Ragini Khanna Career –
Ragini Khanna made her acting debut with the daily soap opera Radhaa Ki Betiyaan Kuch Kar Dikhayengi on NDTV Imagine as “Ragini Sharma” in 2008. In 2009, she played in Sony TV’s comedy show Bhaskar Bharti as Bharati. In the same year, Raginialso appeared as a guest in an episode of 10 Ka Dum, Khanna won an amount of 1,000,000 rupees and donated the money for charity.
From 2010 to 2012, Khanna played the role of Suhana Kashyap in televison show Sasural Genda Phool. In the same year, was also seen as a guest in Imagine TV’s reality show Big Money: Chota Parda Bada Game. She also appeared as a Contestant in the Indian reality shows Meethi Choori No 1 and Kaun Banega Crorepati. In the same year, she had some special appearances in television shows like Tujh Sang Preet Lagai Sajna, Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, Comedy Ka Daily Soap, Baat Hamari Pakki Hai, Comedy Circus Ke SuperStars, and Sapna Babul Ka…Bidaai.
In March 2010, Khanna appeared in Star Plus’s show Sasural Genda Phool. Her portrayal as Suhana won her some awards including BIG Star Most Entertaining Television Actor – Female. In December 2010, Khanna participated in the 4th season of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa and was eliminated at 9th position on 14 February 2011.
In 2011, she had a special appearance in Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai, Saath Nibhaana Saathiya, Ruk Jaana Nahin, Comedy Circus Ka Naya Daur, and Ratan Ka Rishta. In the same year, she was the host of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa season 5. She also did a cameo role in Life OK’s show Main Lakshmi Tere Aangan Ki.
Ragini Khanna made her Bollywood debut with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s comedy film Teen They Bhai in 2011. Afterward, in 2013, she had a lead role in the Indian Punjabi-language comedy film Bhaji in Problem which was directed by Smeep Kang and starring Gurpreet Ghuggi, B. N. Sharma, Karamjit Anmol, Japji Khaira and Khushboo Grewal. Her other films include Gurgaon, Posham Pa, and Ghoomketu.
Ragini Khanna Family Background and Personal life –
Ragini Khanna was born on 9 December 1987 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India into a Khatri Family. Her father, Late Praveen Khanna was a film director who died in 2015. Her mother, Kaamini Khanna is a writer, music director, singer, anchor and astrologer. She is the second child of her parents. Ragini’s elder brother, Amit Khanna is an actor too. Her grandmother was a well-known singer and actress, Nirmala Devi. She is the niece of the famous Bollywood Actor, Govinda. She is the cousin of the famous television celebrities Krushna Abhishek, Arti Singh, and Soumya Seth.
|Father||Late Praveen Khanna|
Ragini Khanna Marital status/ Relationship and More –
Ragini Khanna Height/ Weight & Physical State –
|Affairs/ Boyfriends||Jeasal Arya, Businessman (Rumoured)|
The height of Ragini Khanna is 5 feet 6 inches and the bodyweight is around 55 kg. The full body measurement of Ragini Khanna is 30-28-34 Inches. She has stylish black colour hair and has sparkling star-like Brown colour eyes.
|Height||5’6″ (168 cm)|
|Weight||55 kg (121 lbs)|
Ragini Khanna’s Favourite Things –
|Favourite Actor||Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan|
|Favourite Actress||Madhuri Dixit and Madhubala|
|Favourite Food||Italian Cuisine|
|Favourite Film||Dilwale dulhania le jayenge|
Ragini Khanna Educational Qualification –
She did her schooling at R N Shah High School, Juhu in Mumbai. After that, she has done her post-graduation in Commerce, at Mumbai University.
|School||R N Shah High School, Juhu in Mumbai|
|Qualification||Post-graduation in Commerce|
Ragini Khanna’s Net worth –
The net worth of Ragini Khanna is estimated to be Rs. 306 Crore ($ 45 Million). Her main source of Income is mostly from her profession Acting.
|Net worth||$45 Million|
|Source of Income||Acting|
Some lesser-known facts about Ragini Khanna –
- She is well-trained in various sports, like swimming, squash, and badminton.
- She has appeared as a model in various TV commercials and Fashion shows.
- She is the brand ambassador of her mother’s science organization, ‘Beauty with Astrology.
- Ragini and her mother launched a radio show on 92.7 BIG FM titled ‘Seher’, an early morning spiritual and wellness radio show.
- She has won many awards for her popular TV serial ‘Sasural Genda Phool’ (2010).
- Khanna is the brand ambassador of the ‘Beauty with Astrology’ science organization founded by her mother, Kamini Khanna.
- In 2010, Khanna hosted Diwali Dilo Ki, a Diwali celebration event by Star Plus.
- Khanna has also walked the ramp at Lakme Fashion Week, IIJW, and for various other designers.