Akanksha Puri

Akanksha Puri (Bigg Boss OTT Contestant), Age, Family, Net Worth, Boyfriend, Biography & More

Akanksha Puri Bio & More

Akanksha Puri is a well-known and accomplished Indian actress, model, and social media influencer. She frequently appears in South Indian films and Hindi television shows. It was Nandita Menon for her performance in the 2015 film Calendra Girls.

On July 26, 1988, Akanksha was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India. Her zodiac sign is said to be Leo, at least according to certain publications. A Village School and Carmel Convent School in Bhopal provided Akanksha with her early schooling. She then finished receiving her diploma. Her family is middle class and Hindu.

Father of Akanksha is R.K. Puri, a retired assistant commissioner of police, and mother is astrologer Chitra Puri. Along with this, she also has a businessman brother named Amitesh Puri.

In an interview, Akanksha had expressed the following when talking about a childhood memory:

Being an animal lover, I used to perform horse mating before heading to school and would always be excited and play. I am from a small town where I completed my early education in my own village. My favourite memory is of riding to government school on a horse cart while sitting under a tree and working with chalk and slate.

She was actively involved in athletics during her time in high school and college, and she continues to play tennis and basketball matches regularly. Additionally, Akanksha mentioned in an interview that she has been playing and being active since she was a young child.

For Kingfisher Airlines, owned by Vijay Mallya, Akanksha began her career as a member of the international cabin crew. She has participated in numerous photo assignments as a model for prominent jewellery companies. She has also been spotted appearing in television ads for well-known companies.


Real NameAkanksha Puri
Nick NameAkanksha
ProfessionActress, Model and Social Media Influencer
Famous ForNandita Menon in the Hindi Film Calendra Girls

Personal Life

Date of Birth 26 July 1988
Age (as in 2023)35 Years
Birth PlaceIndore, Madhya Pradesh, India
HometownIndore, Madhya Pradesh, India
Zodiac SignLeo
Food HabitVegetarian
SchoolA Village School in Bhopal & Carmel Convent School, Bhopal
College & InstituteNot Known
Educational QualificationGraduation

Physical Stats & More

Height (Approx.)5’5” (165 Cm)
Weight (Approx.)55 Kg
Figure (Approx.)34-28-36
Hair ColourBrown
Eye ColourBrown

Affairs & More

Marital StatusUnmarried

Family & More

FatherR.K. Puri (Retired Assistant Commissioner of Police)
MotherChitra Puri
BrotherAmitesh Puri

Favorite Things

Favorite FoodPizza, Ice Cream & Chocolate
Favorite ActorSalman Khan
Favorite ActressJacqueline Fernandez & Deepika Padukone
Favorite ColorBlack
Favorite SingerLata Mangeshkar, AR Rahman & Badshah
Favorite FilmHum Apke Hain Kaun
Favorite CricketerMahendra Singh Dhoni
Favorite Cartoon CharacterCinderella
Favorite DestinationParis

Hobbies & Money Factor

HobbiesDancing, Travelling, Music, Yoga & Driving
Net Worth (Approx.)$ 1.5 Million – $ 5 Million

Social Media ID

Twitter IDClick To Follow Her
Facebook IDClick To Follow Her
Instagram IDClick To Follow Her

She has also appeared in countless TV commercials for well-known brands. In the 2017 Hindi television series Vighnaharta Ganesha, which was shown on Sony Entertainment Television, she was given the role of Goddess Parvati. Akanksha left the programme in 2020. She appeared in a cameo in Season 13 of the reality competition series Bigg Boss on Colours TV in 2019. She also made a guest appearance on Bigg Boss Season 15.

As a wild card contender in 2022, Akanksha took part in the reality TV contest Swayamvar – Mika Di Vohti. The Indian musician Mika Singh is the star of the Star Bharat television programme, which follows his hunt for a compatible mate among the other contestants. Many Hindi songs have included Akanksha in their music videos, including Jahaan Tum Ho by Shrey Singhal, Chitthi by Jubin Nautiyal, Main Jis Din Bhula Doon by Jubin Nautiyal.

In 2013, Akanksha made her film debut in Tamil, which launched her career. In which she portrayed Divya, a young woman. She later appeared in the Tamil movie Tihar Hai (2014) in which she portrayed the part of a young woman named Shalini. After that, she appeared in the Malayalam film Praise the Lord as Annie, a character she played. She made her Kannada film debut in 2015 when Lodde was released.

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Akanksha Puri

Unknown Facts About Akanksha Puri

  • Akanksha Puri likes to dance and travel in her free time.
  • Rumour has it that the Hindi actress Meghana Raj was initially offered the part of Akanksha in Madhur Bhandarkar’s Calendar Girls.
  • Akanksha has three tattoos on her body. She had a lotus tattooed on her lower back, which she later reframed and transformed into wings.
  • The Sanskrit phrase “Ahamasmi Yodha,” which translates to “I am a warrior,” is also inked on Akanksha Puri’s left hand’s side.
  • Paras Chhabra inked Akanksha’s name on his left wrist in February 2019. On Bigg Boss 13, Paras revealed that Puri had pushed him to get Akanksha’s name tattooed on her body. But according to Akanksha, Paras lied in an interview. She claimed that despite Paras’s repeated requests, she never forced him to get a tattoo of his name on his body. Paras transformed the tattoo into an eye, which stands for the reality TV show Bigg Boss, after they broke up.
  • Akanksha has appeared on the covers of numerous well-known publications, including The Wedding Maantra, Fab Lifestyl, Fashion Herald, and Be Attractive.
  • Akanksha Puri is a health and fitness fanatic who follows a consistent workout routine.
  • She was a huge admirer of the WWF and WWE as a child, and she has several wrestling posters in her room. She acknowledged in an interview that she had once desired to become a wrestler and ultimately wed one.
  • Akanksha is a huge dog lover. She had a lovely dog named Donut who died in 2021.

Akanksha Puri

People Also Ask About Akanksha Puri

1.Who is Akanksha Puri?

Ans. Akanksha Puri is a well-known and accomplished Indian actress, model, and social media influencer.

2.How Old is Akanksha Puri?

Ans. 35 Years Old

3. How many siblings does akanksha puri?

Ans. 1 Brother – Amitesh Puri

4. what is the net worth of akanksha puri?

Ans. Akanksha Puri Net Worth is $1.5 million – $5 million (USD) (Approx)

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