Mrunal Thakur is an Indian film and television actress who predominantly appears in Hindi films. Her early screen appearances were starring roles in the television soap opera Kumkum Bhagya and the drama film Love Sonia. In 2019, Thakur featured in the biographical drama Super 30 and the action thriller Batla House, both of which were commercially successful.
Birthday / Date of Birth
Mrunal Thakur was born on the 1st of August 1992, in Nagpur, Maharashtra, India.
She’s currently 27 years old.
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
She is of Marathi descent.
Mrunal enrolled at the Kishinchand Chellaram College in Mumbai, from where she graduated with a Bachelor of Mass Media (BMM) degree in Journalism. She also possesses a degree in B-Tech.
- Father – Udaysing B Thakur (Assistant Manager)
- Mother – Unknown
- Relatives – Mandar Thakur (Younger Brother), Lochan Thakur (Elder Sister; Makeup Artist)
Boyfriend / Spouse
Mrunal Thakur has dated –
- Arjit Taneja – Mrunal is reportedly dating actor Arjit Taneja, her co-star from Kumkum Bhagya.
- In feet – 5 feet 5 inches
- In centimeters – 165 cm
- In meters – 1.65 m
- In Kilograms – 55 kg
- In Pounds – 121 lbs
- Measurements – 34-25-36
- Bust – 34 inches
- Waist – 25 inches
- Hip – 36 inches
- Bra Size – 32B
She wears a size 7 (US) shoe.
Her dress size is 4 (US).
Mrunal started her career in acting while she was still in college. She made her television debut with the portrayal of the role of Gauri Bhonsle Gaikwad in the TV serial, Mujhse Kuchh Kehti…Yeh Khamoshiyaan opposite Mohit Sehgal. She next appeared in the role of a journalist on Star Plus’ show Har Yug Mein Ayega Ek Arjun.
In 2014, Mrunal made her acting debut with the Marathi-language film, Vitti Dandu directed by Ganesh Kadam and bankrolled by Ajay Devgn, she played the role of Sandhya alongside Dilip Prabhavalkar and Ashok Samarth.
Her Bollywood debut came in 2018 with the film Love Sonia. She played the title character along with stars including Riya Sisodiya, Freida Pinto, Demi Moore among many others.
In 2012, Mrunal got her start as an actress when she was cast as Gauri Bhonsle Gaikwad in the Hindi-language soap opera, Mujhse Kuchh Kehti…Yeh Khamoshiyaan.
Mrunal has appeared in commercials for various brands such as- Joyalukkas, Brooke Bond & Bose. Through her social media, she has endorsed various brands like- Oppo, John Jacobs, Adidas & Redmi.
Mrunal Thakur Favorites
- Favorite Actor – Amitabh Bachchan, Hugh Jackman
- Favorite Actress – Kareena Kapoor
- Favorite Singer – Ankit Tiwari, Sunidhi Chauhan
- Favorite Color – Yellow, White, Pink
- Favorite Producer – Ekta Kapoor
- Favorite Cricketer – Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli
- Favorite Food – Prawns, Fish, Jalebi
Mrunal Thakur Net worth
Mrunal Thakur has an estimated net worth of $1 million dollars as of 2020. She is one of the highest paid Indian teenage television actresses who charges approximately 1 lakh per episode.
Social Media Profiles
Some Lesser Known Facts About Mrunal Thakur
- As a child, Mrunal Thakur developed an interest in acting and her parents were very supportive of her.
- She got her major break in the television circuit with a role in the TV series, Mujhse Kuchh Kehti…Yeh Khamoshiyaan. She was still in college at that time.
- She is best friends with Mandar Thakur.
- She shot to fame for her role in the hit TV series, Kumkum Bhagya, alongside actress Sriti Jha.
- In 2013, she, along with Barun Sobti, did a comedy stage play Do Fool Chaar Mali in Dubai
- In 2014, she appeared as a contestant in the reality show, Box Cricket League.
- In February 2014, Thakur signed Zee TV’s soap opera Kumkum Bhagya, for which she began shooting the following month. The show, co-starring Sriti Jha, Shabir Ahluwalia, Arjit Taneja and Supriya Shukla, started airing on 15 April and saw Thakur portray Bulbul Arora, a woman who along with her elder sister (played by Jha) helps their mother (played by Shukla) run a marriage hall.
- In 2015 She along with her ex-boyfriend Sharad Chandra Tripathi appeared in the season seven of the reality show Nach Baliye. They were eliminated in week 7.
- In 2016, she gave her dance performance in a special episode of the famous TV serial, SauBhagyalaxmi.
- In 2019, Thakur featured in the biographical drama Super 30 and the action thriller Batla House, both of which were commercially successful.
- In 2019, she also starred as the fictional character Sivagami in a spin-off series of the Baahubali film franchise, named Baahubali: Before the Beginning.
- In 2020, Thakur appeared in the Netflix film Ghost Stories, an anthology horror consisting four segments.