Mouni Roy, born on September 28, 1985, in Cooch Behar, West Bengal, has carved her own path to stardom in the Indian entertainment industry. Her journey from a television actress to becoming a Bollywood star and a fashion icon is nothing short of spectacular. This article delves into Mouni’s remarkable journey in the entertainment world, her transition to Hindi cinema, and her status as a style icon.
Mouni Roy’s foray into the entertainment industry began as a model, but her true breakthrough came in 2007 with the immensely popular television show “Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi.” Portraying the character of Krishna Tulsi, she garnered recognition and laid the foundation for her television career.
Over the years, Mouni became one of the most sought-after television actresses. Her roles in hit shows like “Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev,” where she portrayed Sati, and “Naagin,” where she took on the role of Shivanya/Shivangi, catapulted her to superstardom. Her portrayal of a shape-shifting serpent woman in “Naagin” was particularly acclaimed and cemented her status as a television sensation.
Bollywood Debut and Versatility
Mouni Roy’s transition from television to Hindi cinema marked a pivotal moment in her career. She made her Bollywood debut in the sports drama film “Gold” in 2018, sharing the screen with Akshay Kumar. Her portrayal of Monobina Das, a supportive and spirited Bengali wife, earned her praise and showcased her acting prowess. Subsequently, Mouni appeared in diverse Bollywood films, including “Romeo Akbar Walter,” “Made in China,” and the highly anticipated “Brahmastra.” Her ability to excel in varied roles highlighted her versatility as an actor.
Fashion Diva and Style Icon
Beyond her acting abilities, Mouni Roy has also established herself as a fashion diva and style icon. Her red carpet-appearances and social media posts regularly set fashion trends and capture widespread attention. Mouni effortlessly carries both traditional and contemporary outfits, earning her a dedicated following among fashion enthusiasts.
Celebrating Major Career Milestones
This section provides an overview of Mouni Roy’s career milestones, including her notable television shows and films, showcasing her diverse acting range:
- “Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi” (2007-2008): Her debut television show where she portrayed Krishna Tulsi.
- “Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev” (2011-2014): Her role as Sati, the wife of Lord Shiva.
- “Naagin” (2015-2017): Mouni’s portrayal of Shivanya/Shivangi in this supernatural series that became a massive hit.
- “Gold” (2018): Her debut in Hindi cinema alongside Akshay Kumar.
- “Romeo Akbar Walter” (2019): Her pivotal role in this espionage thriller.
- “Made in China” (2019): Her role as Rukmini in this comedy-drama.
- “Brahmastra” (2022): Mouni’s appearance in a special role in this highly anticipated fantasy film.
The Personal Side
Mouni Roy has been private about her personal life. In 2019, she began a relationship with Dubai-based businessman Suraj Nambiar, and they eventually tied the knot in January 2022. Mouni has shared in interviews that Suraj is not only her husband but also her best friend. She values his unwavering support for her career and expresses gratitude for his love and encouragement.
As Mouni Roy celebrates her 38th birthday, her journey serves as an inspiring testament to talent, dedication, and the pursuit of dreams in the world of entertainment. Her evolution from a television star to a Bollywood sensation and her status as a fashion icon continues to captivate and inspire her fans and admirers. Happy birthday, Mouni Roy!