Sanaya Irani is an Indian television actress. She is known for playing Gunjan in Miley Jab Hum Tum and Khushi in Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?. In 2015, Irani was a finalist for the eight season of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. She later participated in Nach Baliye in 2017 with her partner Mohit Sehgal and won the third place. She is the only TV actress to be featured in the Forty Most Beautiful Women by People magazine.
Actress, Television Host, Model, Dancer
Birthday / Date of Birth
Sanaya Irani was born on the 17th of September 1983, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
She is currently 36 years old.
Sanaya received her primary education from a Boarding School in Ooty, where she spent seven years over there. She graduated from Sydenham College in Mumbai. She intended to pursue an MBA, but she had to leave behind her dreams as she got offers from the film industry.
- Father – Unknown
- Mother – Unknown
- Siblings – Kashmira Irani (Sister) & One Brother.
Boyfriend / Spouse
Sanaya Irani has dated –
- Mohit Sehgal (2008-Present) – Irani started dating her co-star Mohit Sehgal in 2008. They worked together in a television serial and love blossomed between the two. In December 2015, Irani got engaged to Sehgal. They tied the knot on 25 January 2016 in Goa.
- In feet – 5 feet 5 inches
- In centimeters – 165 cm
- In meters – 1.65 m
- In Kilograms – 50 kg
- In Pounds – 110 lbs
- Measurements – 32-26-34
- Bust – 32 inches
- Waist – 26 inches
- Hip – 34 inches
- Bra Size – 32B
Her dress size is 4 (US).
She wears a size 6 (US) shoe.
She is known for playing Gunjan in Miley Jab Hum Tum and Khushi in Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?.
In 2006, Irani made her acting debut with a cameo in the Yash Raj Film Fanaa as Mehbooba.
In 2007, Her television debut was in the SAB TV drama Left Right Left as Cadet Sameera Shroff. She was tutored by her director for her Hindi. This was followed by a negative role in Radhaa Ki Betiyaan Kuch Kar Dikhayengi on Imagine TV.
Irani has appeared in numerous television commercials including Shree Raj Mahal (jewelry brand), Belmonte, Airtel, Pepsi, Reliance among others.
Awards & Nominations
|2008||Indian Television Academy Awards||Gr8! Face (Female)||Miley Jab Hum Tum||Won|
|2012||People’s Choice Awards India||Favorite On-Screen Jodi (shared with Barun Sobti)||Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon||Won|
|Indian Telly Awards||Indian Telly Award for Best Onscreen Couple (with Barun Sobti)||Won|
|2013||Indian Television Academy Awards||Best Actress Popular||Nominated|
|Boroplus Gold Awards||Boroplus Face of the Year||Chhanchhan||Won|
|2014||Indian Television Academy Awards||Best Actress (Popular)||Rangrasiya||Nominated|
|Indian Television Academy Awards||GR8! Performer of the year||Nominated|
Sanaya Irani Favorites
- Favorite Actor – Aamir Khan, Brad Pitt
- Favorite Actress – Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Shabana Azmi
- Favorite Destination – Paris, America
- Favorite Colors – Pink, Black
- Favorite Pets – Dog
- Favorite Watch Brand – Daniel Wellington
- Favorite Food – Chocolates, Mushrooms, Brazilian Wraps
- Favorite Movie – Andaz Apna Apna (1994)
- Favorite Outfit – Black Dress
- Favorite Tea – Cinnamon Tea
- Favorite Social Media Platform – Twitter
- Favorite Hobbies– Shopping, Traveling, Dancing
Sanaya Irani Net worth
Sanaya Irani has an estimated net worth of $1 million dollars as of 2019. She owns a Volkswagen Passat Car.
Social Media Portfolio
Some Lesser Known Facts About Sanaya Irani
- Sanaya started out as a model and during the course of years, she has walked the ramp for famous designers and endorsed several brands.
- Sanaya first photoshoot was done by Boman Irani when he was a photographer.
- Irani has received three Face of The Year awards and was the only television actress to be included in People Magazine (India)’s forty most beautiful women. She was titled the 3rd Sexiest Asian Woman Alive.
- She has three pets dogs – Tia, Spider and Kaliya.
- Sanaya Irani has appeared in the music video Tumko Dekha To Yeh sung by late Jagjit Singh.
- K-based newspaper Eastern Eye placed her in their 50 Sexiest Asian Women list in 2012, She was again ranked at tenth position for the Eastern Eye newspaper.
- In 2013, Irani hosted Zee TV’s Valentine’s Day special Ishq Wala Love opposite Karan Grover.
- In August 2013, Irani made a brief guest appearance in the dance show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa to support her best friend Drashti Dhami.
- She is the only Indian television actress to be listed in People Magazine’s (India) forty most beautiful women.
- In December 2013, Irani made a special guest appearance in Bigg Boss 7 in the grand finale along with Ashish Sharma, Preetika Rao and Harshad Arora. She also made special appearance in Beintehaa in March and June 2014.
- She is a good friend of TV actors like Drashti Dhami, USA, Barun Sobti, Arjun Bijlani and Ragini Khanna.
- She has worked with top-notch names in Bollywood like Priyanka Chopra, Shah Rukh Khan and Amitabh Bachchan in commercials.
- In 2014, she was listed in the top 10 best television actresses by Rediff.
- In November 2014, Sanaya was approached for Bigg Boss 8 but she declined it.
- In 2017, Irani participated in the dance show Nach Baliye 8 with her husband Mohit Sehgal.