|Full name||Esha Deol|
|Date of birth||2 November 1981|
|Hometown||Sahnewal, Ludhiana, Punjab|
|School||Jamnabai Narsee School Mumbai|
|College/University||University of Oxford, UK|
|Educational qualification||Masters in Media Arts and Computer Technology|
|Debut||Film, Hindi: Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe (2002) |
Film, Tamil: Aaytha Ezhuthu (2004)
Film, Kannada: Care of Footpath 2 (2011)
TV, Judge and Mentor: MTV Roadies X2 (2015)
Esha Deol was born on November 2, 1981. In Bombay (present day Bombay), she is the older daughter of Bollywood actors Dharmendra and Hema Malini, has a younger sister Ahana, half-sister of actors Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol and first cousin of actor Abhay Deol, Punjabi on her father’s side and Tamil on the mother’s side, speaks Tamil with his mother and sister.
During her school days she was enthusiastic about soccer and played as a midfielder. She was the captain of her school soccer team, represented her college in handball at the state level, and was also selected for the Indian women’s national soccer team.
Esha Deol got engaged to her boyfriend Bharat Takhtani, a businessman in February 2012 and married him in June 2012, in April 2017 it was announced that the couple were expecting their first child, she gave birth to a girl in October 2017 at Hinduja Hospital. in Mumbai and named her Radhya In June 2019, she gave birth to her second child, a girl named Miraya
She started her acting career in a leading role with Vinay Shukla’s Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe (2002) opposite Aftab Shivdasani, with Sanjay Kapoor, Jaya Bachchan and Anupam Kher in supporting roles. This film was a failure. at the box office. criticism of her performance. Rediff’s Savera R Someshwar wrote, “Esha, as a person, exudes a confidence that almost borders on arrogance.
Despite recieving mixed reactions and box office failure, Esha won many awards for her performance including the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut at the 48th Filmfare Awards.
Esha Deol’s second film was Arjun Sablok’s love triangle Na Tum Jaano Na Hum versus Saif Ali Khan and Hrithik Roshan. Taran Adarsh, from India, praised her acting, writing: “It is Esha Deol who surprises you with a mature performance. The young woman takes on the role with the utmost sincerity and shows a natural performance. She has been better presented compared to her debut film. Esha’s third and final release of the year was Sanjay Chhel’s Kyaa Dil Ne Kahaa opposite Tusshar Kapoor. It was Esha Deol’s third flop consecutively but she earned critical acclaim.
In 2004, she got his biggest breakthrough in Bollywood through Yash Raj Dhoom’s films starring Abhishek Bachchan, Uday Chopra, John Abraham and Rimmi Sen.This film became the highest grossing film of the year 2004 with the collection record $ 29 million at the box office. In 2005 she won the award for Best Supporting Actress for this film at the IIFA Awards. After enjoying the success of Dhoom she became famous and had the chance to sign big films with Salman Khan, Ajay Devgan and Akshay Kumar as Main Aisa Hi Hoon, Dus and No Entry.
In 2007, Esha Deol’s portrayal of a notorious and vengeful ghost was rated positively for Ram Gopal Verma’s darling. Her next release was Cash again against Ajay Devgn.. In 2008 she starred in Ajay Devgn’s film Sunday, continued appearing in Hijack and sabbatical from films for two years.
Esha Deol’s next film was Tell Me O Kkhuda (2011) directed and produced by her mother Hema Malini, and she played the lead role in the film opposite Arjan Bajwa, Vinod Khanna, Rishi Kapoor and her father Dharmendra. In February 2020, she announced her first book Amma Mia! on Instagram. This book is a practical guide to parenting and feeding children.
- She is the first cousin of Abhay Deol and paternal aunt of Karan Deol
- In 2015, she participated in the reality show Roadies X2 as a gang leader.
- She also got selected for the Indian Women’s National Football team.
- Esha is a trained Indian classical dancer and has performed on stage at various events.
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