|Full name||M Monal Gajjar Facebook|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 170 cm
in meters– 1.70 m
in feet & inches– 5’ 7”
|Debut||Film (Telugu): Sudigadu (2012)
Film (Hindi): Mai (2012)
Film (Malayalam): Dracula 2012 (2013)
Film (Tamil): Sigaram Thodu (2014)
Film (Marathi): Man Udhaan Vara (2019)
Film (Gujarati): I Wish (2016)
|Date of Birth||13 May 1991 (Monday)|
|Age (as in 2020)||29 Years|
|School||Shree Saraswati Mandir High School, Gujarat|
|College||Gujarat University, Gujarat|
|Educational Qualification||Graduation in Commerce Facebook|
|Hobbies||Cycling and Travelling|
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Father: Her father is deceased.
Mother: Gita Gajjar
|Siblings||Sister– Hemali Gajjar (Younger)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Monal Gajjar
- Monal Gajjar is an Indian actress and has worked in Gujarati, Telugu, Hindi, and Marathi films.
- She started her career with a 9 to 5 job at ING Vysya Bank in Ahmedabad, after completing her graduation.
- Later, her Yoga teacher advised her to participate in ‘Mirchi Queen Bee,’ a beauty pageant contest organised by Radio Mirchi in 2011. She participated in the contest and was declared winner. In an interview, she said,
I clearly stated in my letter that I would not be able to attend the auditions on account of my 9-to-5 job. Those days I did not know how to use make-up and went for the event in a simple salwar kameez.
- She has also won Miss Gujarat title and participated in Femina Miss India and Femina Miss India where she was among the finalists.
- She has appeared in many Telugu films, including ‘Vennela 1 ½ (2012), ‘Oka College Story’ (2013), ‘Brother of Bommali’ (2014), and ‘Devdasi’ (2017).
- She has acted in many Gujarati films like ‘Thai Jashe!’ (2016), ‘Aav Taru Kari Nakhu’ (2017), ‘Family Circus’ (2018), and ‘2020’ (2020).
- In 2018, she met with a major accident while she was travelling with her family friends back to Ahmedabad after her birthday party. Patrika
- She participated in the TV reality show, ‘Bigg Boss Telugu 4’ hosted by the popular Indian actor, Nagarjuna Akkineni.
- In 2010, she appeared in the Sony TV’s serial, ‘Adaalat’ as Jharna.
- In 2012, she made a special appearance in Asha Bhosle’s film, ‘Mai.’
- She had signed a contract of five films even before her first film was released in 2012.
- Her performance in the Tamil film, ‘Sigaram Thodu’ (2014), received great appreciation. As per IndiaGlitz.com review,
Monal looking clean and sweet in looks and acting wise”
Behindwoods.com shared its reviews,
The tall Monal Gajjar looks totally gorgeous with sparkling eyes, and has all that it takes to be the next big glam sensation in Tamil Nadu.”
- Her first two Tamil films ‘Vanavarayan Vallavarayan’ and ‘Sigaram Thodu,’ were released on the same date; 12 September 2014.
- In 2018, she received the National Award for the Gujarati film, ‘Reva.’
- She is an avid animal lover and has a pet dog, Mickey.
- In an interview, she talked about her fitness routine, she said,
For me I’ve taken the ‘An apple a day keeps the doctor away’ saying quite literally. I love gorging in apples! I usually eat as healthy as possible. But I do include as many apples as I can as that’s one fruit that I quite literally love to gorge on. Apart from that healthy fresh fruit and vegetable juices is something that’s always with me. A combination of walking, jogging, skipping and squats comprises of my daily workout routine.”
- Her favourite food is homemade khichdi, pizza, and palak paneer.
- In Bigg Boss house (2020), she talked about her father, she said,
My first salary was Rs. 4000/- and my mother asked to save Rs. 1000/- in it. My father passed when I was just 15. I promised dad that I would give my mother and family the best life.”