Asha Negi is an Indian television actress, famous for her role as Purvi in Pavitra Rishta. Hailing from Dehradun, the actress had been crowned the title of Miss Uttarakhand in 2009, before bagging a role in her debut TV show, Sapnon Se Bhare Naina.
November 2020 – Ludo, with its star-packed cast, released on Netflix. Asha Negi plays a supporting role in the movie and was praised by Abhishek Bachchan for her talent.
August 2020 – Asha revealed that she has no hard feelings for the ex-boyfriend, Rithvik Dhanjani, who she dated for over 7 years. The couple had started dating back when they were shooting for the show Pavitra Rishta. Although they broke up this year, Rithvik did not fail to post a picture for his former lady love’s birthday, where he praised her for her self-love and wished her the best for life.
Number of TV serials till now: Asha has been part of over 15 Indian shows till date, including reality shows. She gained popularity with her role as Purvi in Pavitra Rishta. She has also been part of the web series Baarish (2019) and Abhay 2 (2020).
Debut show: Sapnon Se Bhare Naina
Debut year: 2010
List of all shows done so far: Sapnon Se Bhare Naina, Bade Acche Lagte Hain, Pavitra Rishta, Shubh Vivah, Nach Baliye 6, Ek Mutthi Aasmaan, Box Cricket League Season 1, Nach Baliye 7: Daily Punchnama, Yeh Hai Aashiqui, Nadaniyaan, Indian Idol Junior, Code Rode, Killerr Karaoke Atka Toh Latkah, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 6, Kuch Toh Hai Tere Mere Darmiyaan, Lip Sing Battle, Entertainment Ki Raat, Kaleerein
In 2019, Asha came in the middle of controversy due to her revealing dress. The actress wore a low neckline attire at an awards function, which did not go down too well with some of her fans. Moreover, the controversy then involved the fans of two other actresses, Nia Sharma and Divyanka Tripathi, who quarrelled on social media in support of their idols’ fashion choices. Although the fans got into arguments online, the actresses themselves continued supporting each other and both Nia and Divyanka praised Asha for her bold look.
Marital status: Unmarried
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Past Relationships: Rithvik Dhanjani
Weight: 55 kgs
Height: 5’5 inches (165 cm)
Figure measurements: 34-26-36
Eye colour: Brown
Hair colour: Black
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Date of Birth: August 23rd, 1989
Hometown: Dehradun, Uttarakhand
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Birthplace: Dehradun, Uttarakhand
School: St. Mary’s Higher Secondary School, Dehradun
Educational Qualification: Bachelor of Commerce
College/University: D. A. V. College, Dehradun
Languages known: Hindi, English
Mother: Beena Negi
Father: Name not known
Siblings: Sisters- Geeta Negi and 1 other
While filming for the popular show Bade Achhe Lagte Hain, the actress cited fellow co-star, Sakshi Tanwar as one of her inspirations. Moreover, for her digital film, Abhay 2, the actress took inspiration from Margot Robbie’s Bombshell character and praised her for her phenomenal performance in the movie.
Awards and Accreditations:
Award Name: Stellar Performance of the Year 2012 (Pavitra Rishta) – Gold Awards
Award Name: Favourite Jodi with Rithvik Dhanjani 2012 (Pavitra Rishta) – Zee Rishtey Awards
Award Name: Fresh Face Female 2012 (Pavitra Rishta) – Indian Telly Awards
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Favourite Bollywood actor (s): John Abraham, Dharmendra
Favourite Bollywood actress (s): Rekha
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Favourite TV celebrity (s): Ram Kapoor
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Favourite food (s): Chocolates, Rice, Fish
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The actress’s secret to staying fit lies in green tea and yoga. Even though she is a hardcore foodie, she maintains her body by feasting on the right things and having a king-sized breakfast that includes healthy items like cornflakes, dry fruits, strawberries and skim milk.
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Prior to acting, the actress used to work at a Tours and Travels agency in Bangalore. She had even worked at a call centre.
Asha has been part of several reality shows, including Box Cricket League, Khatron Ke Khiladi and Lip Sing Battle, among others. She had participated in Nach Baliye 6 with her then-boyfriend, Rithvik and the duo even won the competition. Moreover, Asha has tried her hand at hosting as well, when she co-hosted Indian Idol Junior in 2013.
The estimated net value of Asha Negi – USD 1 million (As of 2020).
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