Tejasswi Prakash is one of the most popular Indian TV actresses. She is best known for her role as Diya Singh in the TV serial Pehredaar Piya Ki and as Ragini Gadodia in Swaragini. Let us see how the star’s journey into the entertainment world began, her personal life, family, career and other interesting facts.
Tejasswi Prakash also referred to as Tejasswi Prakash Wayangankar, was born on Wednesday, 10 June 1992 (age 29 years; as in 2021) in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. She became a household name with her portrayal of the role of Rashmi Raju Bhargava in the TV serial 2612 which was also her debut. Since then there has been no looking back for her. Her performances in Pehredaar Piya Ki as Diya Singh and in Swaragini as Ragini Gadodia proved to be pathbreaking performances of her career.
Tejasswi Prakash is approximately 5’4″ tall. She has black eyes and black hair.
She is a fitness enthusiast and visits the gym regularly.
FAMILY & CASTE
Tejasswi Prakash was born and brought up in a Hindu family in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Her father, Prakash Wayangankar, is an engineer by profession. She has one brother, Pratik Wayangankar, who works for MazikGlobal Inc. Park Ridge in Illinois, US.
The Saudi Arabia born actress is unmarried as of 2021. Not much is known about her relationships.
She graduated in Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) from the University of Mumbai.
Tejasswi Prakash won a beauty pageant while she was graduating and, thus, began her journey into the glamour world. In 2012, she faced the camera for the first time after she played the role of Rashmi Raju Bhargava in the TV serial 2612.
In 2013, Tejasswi Prakash appeared in the lead role in Colors TV’s serial Sanskaar- Dharohar Apnon Ki.
In the coming years, she worked in popular TV serials like Swaragini, Pehredaar Piya Ki, Rishte Likhenge Hum Naya, Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka and Karn Sangini. Her role in the serial Swaragini gained her appreciation from the audience.
Prakash also appeared in the Hindi television web series named Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka.
She has showcased her daring avatar in stunt-based show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 10.
- Tejasswi Prakash likes to eat Chicken and Roti.
- She likes to watch Ranbir Kapoor, Ranveer Singh, Aditya Roy Kapur, Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, and Alia Bhatt on the silver screen.
- Tejasswi loves to spend her holidays in Europe.
- She likes to wear the Red colour.
Her car collection includes a red Hyundai car.
- She always took a lot of interest in dancing and singing.
- Tejasswi Prakash is a non vegetarian.
- Prakash has learned Indian classical music for four years.
- Her family members and friends call her by the names Teja Bhai and Teju.
- In an interview, Tejaaswi disclosed how she got her first opportunity to act in TV serial, 2612, she stated,
During college festivals, I won various titles and then I participated in a beauty contest which I won. The next day my picture was in the newspaper and one of the production members called me for an audition. I decided to give it a try and that’s how I bagged my first role.”
- She is a gourmet and enjoys eating street food.
JOURNEY IN BIGG BOSS
Tejasswi Prakash is one of the strongest contestants of Bigg Boss Season 15. She has shown her strongest personality inside the house. Every year, there is a love story that happens inside the Bigg Boss house. This year, Tejasswi Prakash and her co-contestant Karan Kundra seem to be the love birds of BB. Prakash has one added advantage as she is already a popular name of the Colors channel.
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