One of the most popular names on the small screen right now, Jennifer Winget has a way of mesmerizing the youth.
Age and Height
Jennifer Winget was born on 30 May 1985 and is 33 years old as of 2018. She stands 5 feet 5 inches tall.
Jennifer got married to actor Karan Singh Grover in April 2012. She announced her separation in November 2014. Jennifer has been rumoured to be dating co-stars Sehban Azim and Harshad Chopra, though she has denied the rumours.
Jennifer was born to Hemant Winget, a Maharashtrian Christian, and Prabha Winget, a Punjabi. She also has an elder brother, Moses.
Jennifer wanted to be an actor since she was young. When she was 12 years old, she marked her film debut in Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat in 1997. She went on to appear in Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Ho Gaya in 2000 and Kuch Naa Kaho in 2003. Meanwhile, she also made her TV debut in 2001 with Kkusum. The role that got her recognition was of Piya in the hit show Shaka Laka Boom Boom. Her last role as a child artist was as the lead in the show Karthika.
In 2005, Jennifer made her adult debut with Kasautii Ziindagii Kay as Sneha Bajaj. The role instantly made her famous. Over the next 2 years, she got supporting roles in Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa, Sangam and Kahin To Hoga. Not being able to get the desired success, Jennifer turned towards reality shows. She was the host of Dekh India Dekh, Laughter Ke Phatke and Zara Nach Ke Dikha 2, while a contestant in Comedy Circus 3.
Her career took a huge turn after she was offered the role of Dr Riddhima Gupta in the popular show Dill Mill Gayye. Jennifer next appeared in the ambitious show Saraswatichandra in 2013. Though the show failed to garner much of an audience, the lead pair of Jennifer-Gautam was loved by all. In 2016, she starred in the show Beyhadh as the obsessive Maya, a negative role that gave her appreciation from fans and critics alike. Her latest show was Bepannaah, which recently went off-air despite being popular among the audience. In the same year, she also appeared in the web film Phir Se.
Jennifer's separation with husband Karan Singh Grover caused much controversy. Despite her reluctance to talk about it, Grover openly called the marriage a "mistake" and soon began dating actress Bipasha Basu.
Jennifer is a big dog-lover and loves playing with her dog whenever she is home. Although fast food and Mughlai are her favorite cuisine, she tries to drink lemon iced tea to maintain her figure.
Jennifer won the ITA Best Actress (Jury) award twice, for Saraswatichandra and Beyhadh. She also won the Lion Gold Best Actress (Jury) award for Beyhadh and Gold Best Actress (Jury) award for Bepannaah. Apart from this, she had also won Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award for Best Actress (Drama) and HT Most Stylish TV Personality award.
Despite her figure, Jennifer actually hates working out and prefers being on a diet to stay fit.
|Real Name||Jennifer Winget|
|Famous Role||Kumud in Saraswatichandra TV Series|
|Height (In Cm)||165|
|Date of Birth||1985-5-30|
|Home Town||Not known|
|Birth Place||Not known|
|College||K. J. Somaiya Junior College of Science and Commerce, Mumbai|
|Education Qualification||Graduate (B. Com.)|