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Biography for Drashti Dhami

Drashti Dhami

Birthdate: 10 March 1985

Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Height in feet: 5 feet 5 Inches

Eye Color: Brown

Sun Sign: Capricorn

Occupation: Model, Television Actress

Marital Status: Married

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Drashti Dhami is an Indian model and television actress belongs to a Guajarati family. her acting skills, Drashti is also known for her modellng, her ads and her dancing. Dhami was chosen to be the brand ambassador for Canvironment Week 2011 initiated by Hindustan Tin Works Ltd to support the cause of 'Save Our Planet'.


She did schooling at Mary Immaculate Girl's High School, Borivali and she joined Mithibai college to pursue an Arts degree.

Family Background

Drashti presently lives in Borivali with her Parents, elder brother and sister-in-law. Her brother name is Jaysheel Dhami married to actress Suhasi Dhami who is presently playing the role of Abha in the show Yahaan Mein Ghar Ghar Khel. Drashti married with Businessman Neeraj Khemka On 21st February 2015.

Acting Career

Her debut in Dil Mill Gayye, Drashti used to model, act in many ads of which Lion Honey, Chevrolet Spark, VIP bags, Reliance Mobile and Chanadana Brother's saree add are just a few. She has also been a part of many music videos like 'Saiyyan Dil Mein Aana Re' which was her debut in music videos. Having been a dance instructor earlier on in life, Drashti excels in the field of Bollywood dance. Dhami also was in a Punjabi music video, 'Nachle Soniye Tu' and made a cameo in the music video, 'Teri Meri Nazar Ki Dori.' Her debuted in the role of Dr. Muskaan Chaddha opposite Dr. Rahul Mayank Anand in "Dil Mill Gayye".

She was seen playing the protagonist on Star One's show Geet Hui. Sabse Parayi, opposite Maan Singh Khurana (Gurmeet Choudhary). She has played the role of Geet in Geet Hui Sabse Parayi which has made her gain attention over the years. She is also seen playing the role of "Madhubala" in Colors Show "Madhubala - Ek Ishqq Ek Junoon", opposite "Vivian Dsena". Currently she is playing the main lead role Rani Gayatri Devi on Zee TV serial 'Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani' oppsite Rana Indravadan Singh Deo.

First TV Show

Drashti debuted on television with the TV show Dill Mill Gayye for her role as Dr. Muskaan Chadda. This is an Indian soap medical drama TV series that aired on STAR One . She appeared in this show from 2007 to 2009.

Personal Trainer

This is what the cute Drashti Dhami told in an interview to Hindustan Times regarding her fitness regime.


After the courtship of almost six years, Drashti Dhami has finally tied the knot with her longtime boyfriend Neeraj Khemka. The wedding was held on February 21 and reception was organised later. Neeraj is an NRI businessman who has shifted to Mumbai. The three day wedding ceremony has started on February 19 with the mehendi followed by the sangeet ceremony. The sangeet ceremony was extremely grand with over 70 of Drashti and Neeraj's near and dear ones grooving to music. The lovely couple had a special performance planned for the family.

In Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 6

Drashti Dhami was the winner of Jhalak Dikhla Jaa - Season 6. She defeated one of the best dancers Lauren Gottlieb into the finals.

In Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani

Drashti Dhami will be seen in Sphere Origins's upcoming television show Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani on Zee TV. It will have a unique love tale. Drashti will now play the love interest of Siddhant Karnick in this beautifully woven love tale. The show brings Drashti back in the simpleton and de-glam avatar.

Brand Ambassador of Canvironment

Drashti Dhami was chosen to be the brand ambassador for Canvironment Week 2011 initiated by Hindustan Tin Works Ltd to support the cause of 'Save Our Planet'. Drashti Dhami, who also was the judge at CanCussion 2011 at SRCC (Shri Ram College of Commerce).

Madhubala- Ek Ishq Ek Junoon

Drashti Dhami played the female lead of Madhubala in the popular daily soap Madhubala-Ek Ishq Ek Junoon. She played the role opposite Vivian Dsena who played the role of RK. Then again after the show was put some years ahead, she again came back as Madhu, daughter of Madhubala and RK. She is a simple girl who loves to talk. She has played different characters in the same show very well.


1. Zee Gold Awards in 2011 for Geet Hui Sabse Parayi.
2. Colors Golden Petal Awards in 2012 for Madhubala.
3. Indian Telly Awards in 2013 for Madhubala.
4. Star Guild Awards in 2014 for madhubala.

TV shows

Year TV Show Role Channel Completed on
2012 Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon Madhubala Malik/Madhubala Rishabh Kundra Colors 2014
2016 Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil Naina Batra StarPlus -
2015 Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani Gayatri Seth/Rani Gayatri and double role Savitri Zee TV 2016


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