Rashmi Desai Age, Boyfriend, Height, Family, Career, Biography & More

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Quick Information Age: 36 Years (as of 2022)  Birthdate: 13 February 1986 Boyfriend: Arhaan Khan

Rashmi Desai is a popular actress appearing in Indian television. She is best known for her role as Tapasya Rathore in colours TV show Uttaran. At present, she appears in the popular reality show Big Boss season 13 as a contestant.

Rashmi Desai Biography/Wiki:

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Rashmi Desai was born on August 4, 1988, initially as Divya Desai, in Nagaon (Assam), India. She changed her name from Divya to Rashmi Desai. Before bagging her role in TV show Uttran, she appeared on TV show Ravan and also in small budget movies.

Physical Statistics:

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Height: 5 ft,3 inch
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black

Rashmi Desai Family:

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Husband/Spouse: Nandish Sandhu (Married: 2012- Divorced: 2015)
Father: Ajay Desai
Mother: Rasila Desai (Teacher)
Brother: Gaurav Desai
Sister: None
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Rashmi Desai Career:

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Rashmi started her acting career in 2002 by playing a small role in ”Kanyadaan”. She rise to popularity when she starred as Tapasya in TV show Uttaran an alongside costars Nandish Sandhu and Tina Dutta.

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Rashmi Desai also appeared in several reality shows such as comedy circus, crime patrol, comedy ka maha muqabala and Big money.

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She participated as a contestant in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa – 5 on Colors TV. In 2015 Rashmi was a contestant in Khatron Ke Khiladi.

She also appeared on show Ishq ka rang Safed and Adhuri Kahaani Hamari as Preeti on & TV.

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Rashmi cast as a leading actress on the show Dil Se Dil Tak as shorvori Bhanushali,2017-2018.

Rashami Desai is a Leo and is from a middle-class family, and has appeared in B grade movie. On TV show Uttran her character was shown in a negative light, but she played her like a pro! And garnered praise from all corners of the country and became everyone’s favourite.

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She won three awards for Best Actress in a negative role and was nominated for it several times. Beside Uttran, she appeared as a strong woman in Ishq ka Rang Safed and Adhuri Kahaani Hamari.

She played the character of shorvori in the show Dil Se Dil Tak which is about a who are trying to conceive but suffers a miscarriage and decides to have a child by surrogacy. The concept of the shoe was beautiful, but in 2018, Rashami Desai took an exit from the show.

In 2015 she, alongside with her spouse Nandish Sandhu participated on Star Plus reality show Nach Baliye 7. On the sets of Nach Baliye, she opened about her relationship with Nandish Sandhu and how they were trying to work on their marriage.

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As of 2019, Rashami Desai is appearing on Big Boss 13. She is said to be one of the highest-paid contestants in the reality show. According to sources, she is paid 1.2 crores for appearing on Big Boss. As of 2019, Rashmi is one of the highest-paid television actresses.

Desai openly talked about her miscarriage on Jhalak Dhikhlaa Jaa. She divorced in 2014 stating incompatibility issues.

As of now, she can be one of the favourite contestants to win the trophy of the big boss. She can surely emerge as the winner on the show.

Relationships & More:

Marital Status: Divorced


  • Nandish Sandhu (divorced)
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Rashmi Desai married her then costar Nandish Sandhu, on February 12 2012, in Dholpur. And in the year 2015, both filed for divorce.

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  • Laksh Lalwani (Rumoured)
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  • Arhaan Khan (Rumoured)
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Rashmi Marriage Date:12F February 2012.

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Last Updated on December 23, 2021 by FilmySports Team