Vidya Malavade is an Air hostess, Actress, Model and a Yoga instructor. She has acted in many movies, web series and television shows. She has done many TV commercials as a model.
August 2020 – “Chak De! India” gave fame and recognition to Vidya Malavade. She played the role of a strong girl who went against everyone in the society to chase her dreams of playing International Hockey for the Indian team. On celebrating 12 years of “Chak De! India” she said, “ The process of this will remain special for me as we spent a year and a half for this film. Some scenes of mine with Shah Rukh Khan were edited because of its length.”
August 2020 – After her huge success in several web series, Vidya Malavade is all set to release her upcoming project called “ Flesh” directed by Danish Aslam which is based on human trafficking. In an interview to some entertainment portal, Vidya said, “Every day we read some news about human trafficking and the series tried to show this dark side to the public. I am playing the role of a mother and NRI wife, who comes to India with her family to attend a wedding when her daughter got kidnapped for trafficking”.
July 2020 – While the whole world is in quarantine due to pandemic, Vidya Malavade makes the maximum use of it. She motivated people through her Yoga and Exercises videos by putting it on YouTube. She shows some amazing “Asanas” and Exercises which helps people to increase their physical fitness.
Number of movies till now: Vidya Malavade has acted in 17 films and in various web series.
Debut movie: Inteha
Debut Year: 2003
List of Movies done so far: No Ritmo Indiano, Life After, Heartbeats, Nanhi Neend, Junction, Shobhana 7 Nights, U Bomsi n Me, Dus Tola, Benaam, Luv Phir Kabhi, Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai Again, Striker, Chakradhaar, Yaara Silly Silly, Mashooka, Kidnap, Tum Milo Toh Sahi, Inteha, 1920: Evil Returns, Chak De! India.
Vidya Malavade didn’t see that much success after “Chak De! India”. Talking in an interview she said, “ She is aware that she didn’t get enough work after Chak De!. I lost my first husband ( pilot ) in an accident. Everything is finished in that one second. I want to commit suicide as I don’t have any reason to live. I thank my parents who whole-heartedly supported me in my bad times.”
Marital status: Married to Sanjay Dayma
Past Relationships: First husband – Late. Captain Arvind Singh Bagga ( Pilot).
Weight: 61 kgs
Height: 5’ 5” (164 cm)
Figure measurement: 34-25-34
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Shoe Size: 8 inches
Dress Size: 12 inches
Date of birth: 2 March 1973
Hometown: Mumbai, Maharashtra
Residential address: Mumbai
Birthplace: New Delhi
Educational Qualification: Graduation in Law.
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Hobbies: Swimming, Yoga and Music.
Language known: Hindi, English.
Husband: Sanjay Dayma
Profession: Screenplay Writer
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Siblings: Darshana Maitra
Vidya Malavade in her upcoming web series “Kaali 2” playing the role of a Cop. She gave credit to her director saying, “ I thank my director Rohan and Auritro For imagining me as a cop. As a Cop, I took inspiration from “Kiran Bedi” as I have checked all her videos I could find of high-ranking Lady police officers”.
Awards and accreditation:
Award Name: Nomination in the Best Female Debut Award Category at Film fare, Screen Awards and Star Guild Award for film Inteha in 2004.
Award Name: Breakthrough Performance – Female Award and Superstar of Tomorrow female at Stardust Awards for the film Kidnap.
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Favourite Bollywood actor (s): Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan.
Favourite Bollywood actress (s): Kajol
Favourite Destination (s): India
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Favourite Food (s): Indian Food
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Vidya Malavade uses Ayurveda for her perfect hair. She also recommends Shirodhara for strong and healthy hair. The actress also eats healthy food to keep her body fit. She regularly does Yoga and exercise which help her to maintain in good shape. Through her videos she also motivates people.
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- She had decided to commit suicide after she lost her husband (Captain Arvind Bagga) in a plane crash.
- Apart from her acting, she also worked as an air hostess in ‘ Lufthansa Airlines’.
- She is the niece of Bollywood Veteran Actress Late Smita Patel.
- She has also worked in some Television shows such as Khatron ke Khiladi and in web series like ‘Family Man’ and ‘Mismatched’.
The estimated net worth: 1-5 million dollars ( as of now 2020 ).
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