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Biography for Jennifer Winget

Jennifer Winget

Birthdate: 30 May 1985

Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Height in feet: 5 feet 4 Inches

Eye Color: Dark Brown

Sun Sign: Gemini

Occupation: Model, Television Actress

Marital Status: Married

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Jennifer Winget was born on 30 May, 1985 and brought up in Mumbai. Jennifer Winget is an Indian Television Actress, Model and an Anchor. Winget's family is originally from Yavatmal, Maharashtra.

Education

She has completed her early education from St. Xavier's High School and pursued her degree in Commerce from KJ Soumya College,

Family Background

Her father is a Marathi Christian and mother is Punjabi. She has one elder brother. She got married to her co-star and longtime boyfriend Karan Singh Grover on April 9, 2012 but later got separated.

Acting Career

She got her first break with the popular serial Kasautii Zindagii Kay as Sneha, daughter of Prerna and Anurag Basu, a role for which she is still remembered. She was characterized as a child artist in the show Shaka Laka Boom Boom. "Kahani Ghar ghar Ki", "Dil Mill Gayye, Dekh India Dekh" "Comedy Circus 3", "Zara nachke Dikha & Now she can be seen in her new serial on star plus "Saraswatichandra" by sanjay leela bhansali. She also acted in fillm "Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat", "Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Ho Gaya", "Kuch Naa Kaho", "Love Kiya Aur Lag Gayi and Life Reboot Nahi Hoti".

She also hosted reality shows like "Laughter Ke Phatke" on STAR One with RJ Mantra. She was seen in a film "Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Ho Gaya" when she was just 12. After that, she appeared in the Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan's film Kuch Naa Kaho in a small role. Apart from that, she did small roles in Kkusum, Kahiin To Hoga, Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa and many more.

In Beyhadh

Beyhadh is an Indian romantic thriller Tv series which is airing on Sony Entertainment Television. The serial features Jennifer Winget, Kushal Tandon and Aneri Vajani in lead roles. Jennifer is seen playing the role as Maya, an insomniac sociopath in the series.

In Upcoming Movie Phir Se

Jennifer Winget is all set to make Bollywood debut with upcoming movie "Phir Se", directed by Kunal Kohli. Kunal has now turned actor with the film that will mark his big-screen debut. The movie is being produced by Shiv Kumar and film deals with the complexities of a new romance and a second attempt at a happily ever after. The film is scheduled to release in May 2015. The film also stars Rajit Kapoor, Dalip Tahil, Kanwaljeet Singh and Sushmita Mukherjee Bundela.

Marriage/Husband/Divorce

Jennifer Winget and Karan Singh Grover tied the knot on April 9, 2012, after dating for many years. They first met on the sets of Kasautii Zindagi Kay in 2005. They were just friends as Karan was already seeing someone at the time. Then they came across each other again on the sets of Dill Mill Gayye in 2006. The two hit it off immediately and viewers loved their onscreen chemistry. By 2012, the couple decided to get hitched in a simple ceremony without letting the world know.

After rumors surrounding the couple and Jennifer refuting the report, Karan finally spoke about the breakup. He tweeted, "For all those who are concerned, you might have heard that Jennifer and I have separated and will soon be getting divorced. I just wanted to confirm that it's true. The decision has been mutually agreed upon and the reasons are too personal to share. What happens between only two people know all else merely speculations and assumptions nothing more this much I wanted to share thank you always for all your love."

Favourites

What are your favourite perfumes?

I don't stick to one perfume, it keeps changing.

Who are the hottest actor and actress on TV today?

It's Salman Khan, and there is no other actress except for me on TV.

Interview

What is fashion to you?

Fashion to me is being Jennifer Winget. I am Fashion. But apart from that being fashionable depends a lot on your comfort level with the dresses you wear and on the way that you carry it.

Do you like to accessorise yourself?

I absolutely love to accessorise. I feel that you can look hot and glamorous even in casual clothes if you are accessorised well.

What is your favourite destination for shopping?

Malaysia and Singapore. There is so much variety there. Best part about shopping there is that things are really cheap in additional to being good.

Any dream role?

Rani Mukherjee's role in 'Black'. That was awesome

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Kumud in Saraswatichandra

Saraswatichandra was the Television series which aired on Star Plus. It was the debut of Bollywood's acclaimed Director and ace producer of the big screen, Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Jennifer played the role of Kumud opposite Gautam Rode. Kumud was a traditional Gujarati village girl, who has been bought up to respect her elders and be proud of her culture.

Awards

1. STAR Parivaar Awards in 2006.
2. Sansui Television Awards in 2007.
3. Indian Television Awards in 2005.
4. STAR Parivaar Awards in 2004.
5. Star Parivar Awards in 2013.
6. Zee Gold Awards in 2013

TV shows

Year TV Show Role Channel Completed on
2000 Shaka Laka Boom Boom Piya StarPlus 2004
2003 Kasautii Zindagii Kay Sneha Bajaj StarPlus 2008
2006 Sangam Ganga Sagar Bhatia StarPlus 2009
2007 Kahin To Hoga Svetlana StarPlus -
2009 Perfect Bride Finale Performer StarPlus -
2009 Zara Nach Ke Dikha 2 Host StarPlus -
2011 Comedy Ka Maha Muqabala Host StarPlus -
2012 Teri Meri Love Stories Neeti StarPlus -
2013 Saraswatichandra Kumud Saraswatichandra Vyas StarPlus 2014
2009 Laughter Ke Phatke Host Life OK -
2001 Kkusum Simran Sony TV 2005
2003 Koi Dil Mein Hai Preeti Sony TV 2005
2009 Comedy Circus 3 Contestant Sony TV -
2009 Dekh India Dekh Host Sony TV -
2016 Beyhadh Maya Mehrotra Sony TV -

 

Filmography

Year Released Movie Role Category
1997 Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat School Kid Bollywood
2000 Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Ho Gaya Tanu Bollywood
2003 Kuch Naa Kaho Pooja Bollywood
2012 Love Kiya Aur Lag Gayi Ria Bollywood
2013 Life Reboot Nahi Hoti - Bollywood
2015 Phir Se... Kajal Kapoor Bollywood

 

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