One of the elite actresses in the Indian television industry, Mouni Roy is a widely recognizable face, who rose to prominence after her portrayal of Shivanya Ritik Singh and Shivangi Rocky Pratap Singh in the supernatural series, Naagin. She is also very popular for her roles as Krishnatulsi in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and Sati in Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev. The 33-year old damsel is also a trained Kathak dancer.
Mouni Roy was born on the 28th of September 1985, in Cooch Behar’s Gandhi colony, West Bengal in a Bengali family. She is currently 34 years old.
|Birth Name||Mouni Roy|
|Date of Birth||September 28, 1985|
|Place of Birth||Cooch Behar, West Bengal, India|
|Age||34 years old|
Family and Education
Mouni Roy is the daughter of Cooch Behar Zilla Parishad, a former office superintendent, and Mukti, a theatre artist. She has a brother named Mukhtar Roy. Her grandfather, Shekhar Chandra Roy was a famous Jatra theatre artist.
She attended Kendriya Vidyalaya in Baburhat, Cooch Behar. She then enrolled in the Jamia Millia Islamia University affiliated to Delhi University in Miranda House to study English Honours Course in Mass Communication. But she dropped out of college in her sophomore year and moved to Mumbai to pursue a full-time career in acting.
Mouni Roy Love Life
Mouni was romantically linked with actor Gaurav Chopra, best known for his appearance in Bigg Boss 10. They began dating each other after they became contestants in a reality show, Pati Patni Aur Woh but their relationship lasted only for two years. The couple broke off citing personal issues but were still on good terms.
She has been in a relationship with her alleged boyfriend Mohit Raina since 2012. They both first met on the sets of the mythological show Devon Ke Dev Mahadev. The couple has never spoken about their relationship publicly. In February 2019, Mohit revealed that he had never dated the Naagin star and went on to say that he hopes to get married by the end of this year or early next year.
|Height||Feet – 5 feet 5 inches|
Centimeters – 165 cm
Meters – 1.65 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 50 kg|
Pounds – 119 lbs
|Shoe Size||7 (US)|
|Dress Size||2 (US)|
|Distinctive Features||Slim figure|
In 2004, Mouni Roy first appeared in the Hindi film Run for a song, Nahi Hona Nahi Hona. She made her debut as a lead actress with the Hindi film Gold, opposite Akshay Kumar, which was released in 2018.
Roy played the role of Krishnatulsi in the 2007 Indian soap opera Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, which marked her entry into the television industry. The series went on to air for two years on Star Plus. Since then, Roy has appeared in dozens of series.
She has appeared in television commercials and print ads like Tulsi Hair Oil.
Mouni Roy Net Worth
Roy has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million as of 2019. She is one of the highest-paid actresses in the industry who makes Rs 1.25 lakh upwards per episode. Mouni Roy is also one of the richest celebrities in showbiz and the most sought-after artist in the business.
Mouni Roy lives with her family in an exquisite luxury home in the posh area of Mumbai. She owns a white Mercedes Benz.
Mouni Roy Favorite Things
- Color – White
- Food – Khichdi, Mishti Doi, Kadi Chawal, Chinese food, Bhog food, Labra
- Place – Paris, London, a few parts of Europe
- Brand – Wynk me (eyelashes), Body Shop, MAC, Lancôme
- Actors – Leonardo DiCaprio, Ryan Gosling, Shah Rukh Khan
- Actresses – Madhuri Dixit
- Film – Harry Potter
- Song – ‘Lag Jaa Gale’ from the movie ‘Woh Kaun Thi’.
Social Media Portfolio
The budding television sensational has a strong presence on different social networking sites with more than 3.7 million followers on Instagram and over 1.94 million followers on Twitter. Connect with her on:
- Instagram – imouniroy
- Facebook – RealMouniRoyPage
- Twitter – roymouni
- Snapchat – mouniroy28
Mouni Roy Facts
Mouni Roy has acting running in her blood since her grandfather Shekhar Chandra Roy was a famous theatre artist in West Bengal.
She worked as a choreographer during her college days.
Roy is a trained Kathak dancer as well as a Ballerina dancer.
Sanjeeda Sheikh is her Bestie who is also a famous actress in the television industry.
Roy describes herself as a foodie and travel freak. She also loves reading books and dancing.
Mouni loves to dress up in Western wear – skirts, shorts. And she looks super beautiful and hot in them.
She has received a handful of awards during her stint in acting including a Star Parivaar Awards, a Golden Petal Award, and an Indian Telly Award.
Mouni Roy has given voice over for the role of Sita in an animated film, Mahayodha Rama.
She has also hosted the dance show “So You Think You Can Dance” and participated in the seventh season of dance reality show Jhalak Dekhla Ja.
In 2019, she was awarded the Most Stylish Personality by Lions Gold Awards.