Mouni Roy is an Indian actress, dancer, and model who predominantly works in the Indian television and film industry. She was born on September 28, 1985, in Cooch Behar, West Bengal, India.
Early Life and Education:
Mouni Roy was raised in a middle-class family in West Bengal. Her father, Anil Roy, is an office superintendent while her mother, Mukti Roy, is a theater artist and a teacher. She has one younger brother, Mukhar Roy. Mouni’s passion for acting and dance developed at a young age, and she started taking lessons in various dance forms, including Kathak and Ballroom.
Mouni completed her schooling at Kendriya Vidyalaya in Baburhat, Cooch Behar, and later pursued her higher education at Miranda House in Delhi, where she graduated in English Literature. Afterward, she went on to pursue a course in Mass Communication at Jamia Millia Islamia University.
Mouni Roy’s acting journey began with her appearance in the popular TV reality show “Zara Nachke Dikha” in 2008. She gained recognition and popularity with her portrayal of the character Sati in the mythological TV series “Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev” (2011-2014), where she acted alongside Mohit Raina.
Mouni Roy became a household name with her role as Naagin (shape-shifting serpent) in the TV series “Naagin” (2015-2016), which further catapulted her to stardom. Her stunning performances and on-screen presence earned her a massive fan following across the country. She reprised her role in subsequent seasons of the show as well.
In addition to her television success, Mouni made her Bollywood debut with the film “Gold” in 2018, opposite Akshay Kumar. The film, based on India’s first Olympic gold medal victory in field hockey, received positive reviews, and Mouni’s performance was appreciated.
She followed it up with other films, including “Romeo Akbar Walter” (2019) alongside John Abraham and “Made in China” (2019) alongside Rajkummar Rao. Mouni received praise for her acting skills and versatility in these films.
Dance and Other Ventures:
Apart from her acting career, Mouni Roy is a skilled dancer and has participated in several dance reality shows like “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7” and “So You Think You Can Dance.” Her graceful dance moves have always been a highlight of her performances.
As of my last update, Mouni Roy has kept her personal life relatively private, and there were no confirmed reports of her being in a relationship. She is known for her fashion sense and has become a style icon for many young fans.
Mouni Roy’s beauty, talent, and charisma have made her one of the most sought-after actresses in the Indian entertainment industry. Her journey from television to the silver screen has been commendable, and she continues to be a prominent figure in the industry.