Deepika Chikhalia is an Indian Actress who Played the role of Devi Sita, Ramanand Sagar’s hit television serial Ramayan. She also had acted in few Gujarati movies like Jode Rahejo Raj and Laju Lakhan, opposite Gujarati Super Star Naresh Kanodia.
|Real Name||Dipika Chikhlia Topiwala|
|Date of Birth||29 April, 1965 (Wednesday)|
|Age (as in 2020)||55 Years|
|Birthplace||Bombay (Maharashtra), India|
|College/University||Bombay University (Now University of Mumbai)
|Profession||Actor and Politician|
|Famous Role||Sita" in Ramanand Sagar's "Ramayan"
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 158 cm
in meters- 1.58 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 2”
Early Life / Career
Deepika Chikhalia was raised in Mumbai and garnered vast fame by operating within the far-famed tv-series referred to as Vikram Aur Betaal. The director was thus affected by her that, he forged her for the role of mythical being in Ramayan. She together with Arun Govil now catapulted to the limelight and were in an exceedingly true sense the largest star of the Eighties.
Besides tv, she has conjointly acte3d in silver screen furthermore. She created her acting debut with a lead role within the Hindi film titled Sun Meri Laila in 1983. Though, within the initial a part of her career, she got roles solely in B Grade and horror films. when operating in Ramayan, her career took a reverse and he or she got lead roles ill-famed tv series like Luv Kush and therefore the brand of tree ruler among others.
Banking on her quality, BJP invited her to affix their party and conjointly gave her a Lok Sabha price ticket from Baroda body within the 1991 general elections. She won the elections ANd served as an MP for 6 years.
She acted in hit films like Ghar Hindu deity Chiraag and Rupaye Dus Karod. She vies the supporting role whereas ace Rajesh Khanna was within the lead role in each of the films. additionally to Hindi, she has worked in Tamil, Bengali, Bhojpuri, South Dravidian, and South Dravidian language films.
|Favorite Politician||Atal Bihari Vajpayee|
|Favorite Actor||Hrithik Roshan|
|Favorite Film Director||Amitoj Maan|
|Favorite Food||Indian Fast Food (Burger and Pizza)|
Some Lesser Known Facts
- She is best known for her role as Sita in Ramanand Sagar‘s Ramayan on Doordarshan.
- She hardly did any meaningful roles before portraying the role of Sita in Ramanand Sagar’s Ramayan.
- Deepika Chikhalia was born and brought up in Bombay (Maharashtra)
- During the decade of the 1990s, she made her entry into politics and became a Lok Sabha MP from Baroda constituency of Gujarat.
- After Ramayan, she became very popular among the television ad makers and did many TV commercials. Her TV commercial of Nirma Super Detergent Soap Cake was very popular on Doordarshan.
- In 2019, she appeared in the Bollywood film, Bala in which she played the role of Yami Gautam‘s mother, Susheela.