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Biography for Paridhi Sharma

Paridhi Sharma

Birthdate: 20 February 1987

Birth Place: Indore , Madhya Pradesh, India.

Height in feet: 5 Feet 5 Inches

Eye Color: Brown

Sun Sign: Taurus

Occupation: Model, Television Actress

Marital Status: Married

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Paridhi Sharma was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh and shifted to Mumbai 2 years back to pursue acting. She is a popular Indian Television actress. She has the innocent and simple persona, in addition to a beautiful face. She belongs to a small town and henceforth is a firm believer of simplicity with that beautiful face. Indore always holds a special place for her. She still loves the food of Indore instead of Mumbai's Vada Pav and misses Indore at every stage in her life. She loves Chappan Dukaan, a popular food street of indore; more than the Bombay Chaupati and still remebers all the fun she had there during her college education. Still, whenever she comes to Indore Poha-Jalebi is the breakfast she prefers to have.


She completed her graduation in BBA from Prestige Institute of Management and post-graduation in MBA from Pune.

Family Background

She has a brother and her parents are super excited about her show 'Jodha Akbar'. She got married to Tanmay Saxena, an Ahmedabad-based non-industry guy, over two years. Tanmay works in a MNC – M&M Ltd, stays in Mumbai and frequently travel to Karjat to meet his wife.

Acting Career

Paridhi started her acting career in 2010 with the television serial 'Tere Mere Sapne', After later, she appeared in the serial 'Ruk Jaana Nahin'. Currently, she is playing lead role in Ekta Kapoor’s Jodha akbar in Zee Tv, as Jodha. She plays the lead role in the love-story based serial depicting Hindu wife Jodha of Mughal Emperor Akbar.

Paridhi has been getting a lot of compliments for the same role and has also been compared to the iconic personality Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. Reportedly, Ekta wanted a female lead who had the radiance and the ability to carry the bold role of Jodha along with the courage to standby Akbar. And, when she decided to cast Paridhi for the role she saw that charm and the dialogue delivery skill in Paridhi which would perfectly suit the role. The story revolves around the 16th century love story which accidentally starts from a political negotiation.

Mughal emperor and Rajput lady being the main pivots of the story plot. Ekta conducted 7000 auditions before selecting the perfect match for the role of Jodha. Paridhi will be seen doing a cameo in Balaji Telefilms' upcoming show Meri Aashiqui Tumse Hi on Colors. It is said that she will be the friend of female lead and help her with the marriage decisions.

Some Lesser Known Facts About Paridhi Sharma

For the role of Jodha, Paridhi underwent a 10 day training in sword fighting and horse racing.

Being a simple girl, she isn’t fond of heavy jewelry at all. However, she doesn’t mind wearing on the sets of Jodha Akbar as her character demands it.

Pari is a big foodie. She loves eating the roadside chaat but she isn’t much fond of momos – she finds the taste of momos very weird. Her favorite food is Dal Baati and her favorite dessert is rasgulla. And, and, and like her reel character, Jodha is pure vegetarian.

Paridhi doesn’t consume aerated drinks, caffiene or alcohol but consumes only natural juices.

Dancing and Painting is something which she loves doing when she is free.

Dieting is not her cup of tea, but being fit surely is. She practices yoga on a regular basis and also hits the gym regularly. ‘Eat Healthy and Stay Happy’ is what she strictly believes.

Paridhi sharma husband tanmay saxena

Tanmay Saxena, mainly recognized for being husband of television most popular actress Paridhi Sharma. He is not from the industry and belongs to Ahmedabad.


Tanmay and Paridhi got married for over two years and it was a love marriage. Tanmay shuttles between Mumbai and Ahmedabad to spend quality time with his wife. He even visits her on the set of the show.


1. Zee Rishtey Awards 2013- Best Jodi with Rajat Tokas (Jodha Akbar)
2. 7th Boroplus Zee Gold Awards- Best Debut Female (Jodha Akbar)
3. 13th Indian Telly Award- Fresh New Face Female (Jodha Akbar)
4. Garv Indian TV Award- Fresh Star (Jodha Akbar)
5. Garv Indian TV Award- Best Jodi with Rajat Tokas (Jodha Akbar)

TV shows

Year TV Show Role Channel Completed on
2015 Code Red Host Colors -
2010 Tere Mere Sapne Meera/Rani StarPlus -
2011 Ruk Jaana Nahin Mehek StarPlus -
2013 Jodha Akbar Jodha Bai Zee TV 2015
2016 Yeh Kahan Aa Gaye Hum Ambika And TV -


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