Disha Vakani Biography, Wiki, Lifestyle, Family, Movies, Salary, Net worth, Facts & More

Disha Vakani is an Indian film and television actress. Disha is well known for playing the role of Daya Gada in the popular show Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. She debuted in 1997 with the lead role of Disha in Kamsin: The Untouched and has since worked in more than 10 films and 6 television shows.

Disha Vakani  Biography, Lifestyle, Movies, Wiki, Net Worth, Income, Salary, House, Cars, Favorites, Affairs, Awards, Family & Facts

Biography/Wiki

Full Name

Disha Vakani 

Nickname

Dayaben

Profession

Actor

Personal Life

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Disha Vakani was born on 17 August 1978, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Age

She is currently 42 years old (as in 2020).

Sun Sign

Leo

Nationality

Indian

Religion

Hinduism

Hometown

Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Education

  • School –  
    • Not Known
  • College –
    • Gujarat College, Ahmedabad
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Graduation in Dramatic Arts

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 5 feet 4 inches
  • In centimeters – 163 cm
  • In meters – 1.63 m

Eye Color

Black

Hair Color

Black

Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father – Bhim Vakani (Gujarati Theater Artist)
  • Mother – Not Known
Disha Vakani Mother And Father
  • Siblings – Mayur Vakani (Actor) (Brother)
Disha Vakani Brother Mayur Vakani

Boyfriend & Spouse

  • Disha Vakani dated –
    • Not Known

Marital Status

Married

Husband – Mayur Padia (Chartered Accountant)

Disha Vakani With HIs Husband Mayur Padia

Career

Famous For

• Disha is well known for playing the role of Daya Jethalal Gada in the popular daily show Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah.

Debut

Film Debut : Kamsin: The Untouched (1997)

TV Debut : Khichdi (2004)

Filmography

Films

YearFilmRole
1997Kamsin: The UntouchedDisha (Lead Role)
1999Pandadu Lilu Ne Rang RatoParul
1999Phool Aur Aag
2002Paiso Maro Parmeshwar
2002DevdasSakhi
2005Mangal Pandey: The RisingYasmin
2006Jaana… Let’s Fall in LoveSalma Disa
2008Jodhaa AkbarMadhavi
2008C KkompanyWidow of Railway Employee
2008Love Story 2050Maid

Television

YearTitleRoleNotes
2004KhichdiNurseGuest appearance
2005Instant KhichdiNishaGuest appearance
2004–2005AahatBinaEpisodic role
2006 – 2007Resham Dankh
2008–2018Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah ChashmahDaya Jethalal GadaLead role
2014CIDDaya Jethalal GadaCameo (4 episodes – crossover)

Awards

YearAwardCategoryShowResult
20099th Indian Telly AwardsBest Actor in a Comic Role – Female (Popular)Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah ChashmahWon
2009Indian Television Academy AwardsBest Actress – ComedyTaarak Mehta Ka Ooltah ChashmahWon
20103rd Zee Gold AwardsBest Comic Actor (Popular)Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah ChashmahWon
201010th Indian Telly AwardsBest Actor in a Comic Role – Female (Popular)Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah ChashmahWon
2014Indian Television Academy AwardsBest Actress – ComedyTaarak Mehta Ka Ooltah ChashmahWon
2015Indian Television Academy AwardsBest Actress – ComedyTaarak Mehta Ka Ooltah ChashmahWon

Disha Vakani  Salary And Net worth

Disha Vakani Charges INR 1.5 lakh per episode.

Disha Vakani has an estimated total Networth of INR 42 Crores ($6 million) in 2020, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and acting.

Disha Vakani Cars And Bikes Collection

Disha Vakani has a lot of luxury Cars collection including the Audi Q7 and Toyota Innova.

Some Lesser Known Facts About Disha Vakani 

• Disha belongs to a Gujarati family.

Disha Vakan in Childhood

• She made his acting debut in the 1997 Bollywood film Kamsin: The Untouched.

• Her real brother Mayur Wakani is coincidentally playing his on-screen brother Sundarlal in the TV show- Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma.