Friday, July 2

Some Moments Of Neena Gupta’s Life

Neena Gupta is a multi-talented celeb in the TV as well as Bollywood industry. She is an actress, TV artist, director as well as producer.

Personal Details

image credit: koimoi.com

Neena Gupta was born in New Delhi on 4 July 1959. The name of her father is R.N.Gupta. She attends The Lawrence school Sanawar in Himachal Pradesh. Further she did her master degree her master’s degree and M.Phil in Sanskrit and is an alumnus of National school of drama, Delhi.

Neena Gupta started her career with the movie Yeh Nazdeekiyan but she was not in the lead role. She got her biggest break in the world of TV in the year 1985 with the TV show ‘Khandaan’. She started her filmy career in the movie ‘Jaane bhi do yaaron’ in which she played the role of secretary. Besides this, she has worked in many films like ‘sath-sath’ , ‘mandi’, ‘ Aadat se majboor’ , ‘ Utsav’ , ‘ susman’ , ‘ dristi’ and many more. She also worked in International movies like ‘Gandhi’ in 1982. In this movie, she played the role of Mahatma Gandhi’s niece.

She ran a production company ‘Sahaj Productions’ and also hosted in the TV series ‘The weakest link’ and she got popularity with the show ‘Jassi jaisi Koi Nahi. She directed TV series like ‘Saans’ in 1999, ‘ Siski’ in 2000, etc.

List of Movies where Neena Gupta worked

  • Sardar Ka Grandson in 2021
  • Sandeep Sir Pinky Faraar in 2021
  • The Last Color in 2020
  • Gwalior in 2020
  • Subh Mangal Zyada Savdhan in 2020
  • Panga in 2020
  • Shuruaat Ka Twist in 2019
  • Music Teacher in 2019
  • Badhai ho in 2018
  • Veere Di wedding in 2018
  • Mulk in 2018
  • Alone in 2015
  • Amavas in 2014
  • Issaq in 2013
  • Mere Dost Picture Abhi Baki Hai in 2012
  • Chhevan Sarita in 2010
  • Na Ghar Ka Na Ghat Ka in 2010
  • Hello Zindagi in 2010
  • Veer in 2010
  • Teree Sang in 2009
  • In Custody in 2007
  • Amar Joshi Shahid Ho Gya in 2005
  • Bazar in 2005
  • Meri Biwi Ka Nawab Nahi in 2004
  • Raat Ka Saudagar in 2002
  • Dusmani: A Violent Love Story in 1996
  • Anth in 1994
  • Khalnayak in 1993
  • Phir Teri Kahani Yaad Aaye in 1993
  • The Seventh Horse Of The Sun in 1993
  • Suraj Ka Satvan Ghoda in 1993
  • Balwaan in 1992
  • Aham in 1992
  • Veerta in 1991
  • Dristi in 1990
  • Swarg in 1990
  • Rihaee in 1988
  • Susman in 1987
  • Trikal in 1985
  • Agnidaah in 1985
  • Utsav in 1984
  • Who Pays The Piper in 1983
  • Jaane BHI Do Yaaro in 1983
  • Mandi in 1983
  • Adat Se Majboor in 1982
  • Sath Saath in 1982

List of TV series where Neena Gupta worked

  • Pariwar in 2020
  • Masaba Masaba in 2020
  • Panchayat in 2020
  • Made in Heaven in 2020
  • Kehne Ki Hamsafar Hain in 2018
  • Dil se Diya Vachan in 2010
  • Ladies Special in 2009
  • Saat Phere in 2005
  • Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahi in 2004
  • Kyu Hota Hai Pyar in 2002
  • Saanjhi in 2002
  • Kamzor Kaddii in 2001
  • Son Pari in 2000
  • Siski in 2000
  • Pal Chhin in 1999
  • Saans in 1998
  • Daane Anar Ke in 1994
  • Junoon in 1994
  • Daddy in 1989
  • Dard in 1989
  • Gul Gulshan Gulfaam in 1987
  • Yatra in 1986
  • Khandaan in 1985

List of international movie where Neena Gupta worked

  • Cotton Mary in 1999
  • In Custody in 1993
  • The Deceivers in 1998
  • Gandhi in 1982

Now Neena Gupta announced her next International movie ‘ Goldfish’ with Kalki Koechin.

Neena Gupta and Kalki Koechlin to be seen in Goldfish.
Neena Gupta and Kalki Koechlin to be seen in Goldfish.   image credit: indiatoday.com

Personal life

Neena’s professional life had many ups and downs. She got her third affair ( according to reports her first affair was with Alok Nath and her second affair with Sharang dev) with famous cricketer of West Indies, Vivian Richard. They loved each other. Discussion of their affair used to be in headlines. But they never got married. Meanwhile, Neena Gupta may never have married Vivian Richard but she became a mother of Richard’s child. And then she faced many in her life.

Neena’s father support her and she gave the birth of a baby girl. The name of that girl is Masaba. Neena has raised her daughter alone and now Masaba is the famous fashion designer. During an interview she said, “ I was sure that I would not ask anyone for money or anything. I will do anything. I am not ashamed to do anything. Learned from my mother. I will swap. I will wash dishes but I will not ask anyone. That’s why I had that confidence.”

Recently her autobiography ‘Sach Kahun To’ has published. She revealed many truth related to her life in that book. The one truth she revealed is about Satish Kaushik. She wrote when I was pregnant then Satish Kaushik wanted to marry me. He said, “ Don’t worry, if the child is born with dark skin, you can just say it’s mine and we will get married. Nobody will suspect a thing.

image credit: The Indian Express

During a video chat with actress Kareena Kapoor Khan, she said, “I would start and wonder, ‘What is there to write about my life? Why would people be interested in reading it?’ Then the lockdown happened… And I did a lot of thinking about my life and decided to resume writing again.”Everything is out of my system now. Things I was hiding for so many years. That’s a big relief. I think, maybe after reading the book, even if one person doesn’t make the mistake which I did if they feel ‘yeah, we should not do this, it’ll be worth it,”

Like this, she has shared several things about her life in that autobiography.

In 2002, she met with Vivek Mehra . After the marriage proposal of Vivek Mehra, she git married with him in 2008 in the age of 49. Now Neena and Vivek lives happily together.

Achievement

Neena has balanced her professional and personal life. She received many awards in all field include OTT platform.

In the year 1994, Neena received the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress for the film “Who chokri” .

On 1999, she received the screen award for best actress in television for “saans”

In 2019 she got a lot of fame from her movie “Badhai ho”. She received the Zee Cine award for the Best Extraordinary couple of the year and the Filmfare award for the best actress. In this movie, she played the role of a pregnant lady with Gajraj Rao, much to the disappointment of their sons.

In 2020, she got firmware OTT award for Best Supporting actor of series ‘ Panchayat’ ( comedy series).