Devoleena Bhattacharjee Overview
Devoleena Bhattacharjee is 34 years old Indian TV actress, model, singer, and a Bharatanatyam dancer.
She rose to popularity by starring as Gopi Ahem Modi in TV series Saath Nibhaana Saathiya on Star Plus.
This was also the time when she became the highest-paid TV actress during 2014-2017.
Devoleena at present is a contestant of Indian reality shows Big Boss 13. The show got aired on 29th September 2019 and will showcase its finale in January 2020.
How was Devoleena's early life?
Devoleena was born on 22nd August 1985 in Sivasagar, Assam, India as Devoleena Bhattacharjee.
She belongs to a Hindu Bengali Brahmin family.
She was young when her father the former employees of the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation passed away in 1997.
Devoleena then got raised by her mother Anima Bhattacharjee with her younger brother, Andeep.
At the age of 6, she started learning Bharatanatyam and now is a trained dancer.
Devoleena learned the art of dancing from Kalashetra Foundation, Chennai and has also attained Sangeet
Visharad Part 1 in Classical Music from Bhatkhande Music Institute, Lucknow.
Devoleena attended Assam's Godhula Brown Memorial English High School to complete her primary education and later went for graduation in Commerce.
She has also done the course in Jewellery Designing & Development from the National Institute of Fashion Technology, New Delhi thereafter working for Gili India Ltd., Mumbai as Jewellery Designer.
Before pursuing her career in acting she got featured in many plays like Ashimot Jaar Heraal Hima, Sonitkuwari, Annie Frank's Diary and Miri Jiyor.
Devoleena has also won the best actress award for the play, Maya, after making participation in Sangeet Natak Academy's youth festival.
Among her interests, she loves dancing, singing, gardening, cooking and doing yoga. Devoleena is also a food lover and enjoys trying new dishes.
Devoleena started her acting career in 2010
In 2010, Devoleena Bhattacharjee participated in a dance reality show, Dance India Dance, season 2 and in the following year made her acting debut with NDTV Imagine's, Sawaare Sabke Sapne Preeto as Bani.
Devoleena got real fame after replacing Giaa Manek for the popular show, Saath Nibhaana Saathiya, on Star Plus as Gopi Ahem Modi. She remained in the show for 5 years of garnering success.
She also made her participation in other TV series like Diya Aur Baati Hum, Ye Hai Mohabbatein, Killerr Karaoke Atka Toh Latkah, Box Cricket League 3 and Choti Sardarni.
In 2017, she made her singing debut with song, Hey Gopal Krishna Karu Aarti Teri. Recently, Devoleena is a contestant in Big Boss House. Her second music video, Ramdhenu, came in the Assamese language in 2019.
News is out about Devoleena to quit the Big Boss show due to her bad health. She is suffering from an old back injury and is got advised by doctors for complete bed rest.
Being in the house she has shared a great bond with Rashami Desai and there are high chances that the actress will leave the show this week.
What's in the box of fun facts about Devoleena?
Devoleena is a travel freak and has filled out his social media feed with vacation pictures. She is also a certified scuba driver.
Devoleena won most of her awards by playing the role of Gopi Ahem Modi in Indian TV drama series, Saath Nibhaana Saathiya, on Star Plus.
In 2013, she won the ITA Award under the Best Actress- Popular category.
She also received the 2015 Indian Telly Award, 2015 BIG Star Entertainment Award and 2016 Zee Gold Awards for the same popular TV series.
Is Devoleena dating?
Devoleena is currently single and was in rumors for dating Vishal Singh.
Devoleena came in controversy for
Devoleena has been in controversies for many times. In 2015, she went for a catfight with Loveleen Kaur Sasan while being on the show Saath Nibhaana Saathiya.
Next year, she reported about paranormal activities on the set of her popular show Saath Nibhaana Saathiya in a press interview. In the same year, she also landed in conflict with Vishal Singh but they settled out the issue in few months.
In October 2016, Devoleena accused Utkarsha Naik of kidnapping her dog from the set. This issue went highlighted when she registered a complaint of her to PETA.
Devoleena's recent controversy came in 2018 when she went through an investigation by Mumbai's Pant Nagar Police in a diamond trader's murder case. She came out clean and safe from the case.
Net worth of Devoleena
The net worth of Devoleena is estimated to be around $3 million as of 2019.