Jennifer Winget made her debut in the film “Raja Ko Rani Se Pyaar Ho Gaya” when she was just twelve years old.
She was set to make her Bollywood debut with Kunal Kohli starrer, “Phir Se” but the movie got into legal troubles and has not been released as of now.
Jennifer Winget was a part of the highly-acclaimed show “Saraswatichandra” which was initially produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali.
She made her TV debut in the show “Shaka Laka Boom Boom”
Jennifer Winget played the role of an obsessive lover as Maya in the highly successful show “Beyhadh”.
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Life before the fame of Jennifer Winget
- Jennifer Winget was born on 30th May 1985 in Mumbai.
- Her mother is Punjabi while her father is Maharashtrian Christian.
- Her father’s name is Shri Hemant Winget.
- She also has a brother named Moses Winget.
- Jennifer Winget completed her schooling from St Xavier’s High School.
- She also holds a degree in Commerce from KJ Somaiya College in Mumbai.
- Jennifer Winget actually began her acting career as a child artist.
Since her mother had been working with producer R. Mohan, who was making films under the banner of Good Night Films, for several years.
She enjoyed working on the movie so much that she decided to make it her profession.
She also appeared as a child artist in the Indian film “Kuch Naa Kaho” at the age of 14.
Later she gave her acting career a break to complete her studies.
Life after fame
When she came back she started working on television.
She was not too much interested in modeling and had worked on only a few ads.
Her career kicked off with a role in the TV comedy show “Shaka Laka Boom Boom”.
Although Jennifer Winget was being praised for her performance, it was her stint with Balaji Telefilms that made her a popular face on Indian television.
She had actually sent her pictures to the studio and got a call for an audition.
After Seeing her audition, Ekta Kapoor offered her a role in “Koi Dil Mein Hai”, she was only 17 when she did the show.
After this, Jennifer Winget continued her good work in later shows and was seen in several well-defined roles in Balaji Telefilms productions like “Kusum”, “Kya Hoga Nimmo Ka” and “Kasautii Zindagii Kay”.
With her role of Sneha in “Kasautii Zindagii Kay”, she shot to fame and became one of the most popular stars in Indian television.
She also starred in the Indian soap medical drama series, “Dill Mill Gaye”, on STAR One.
Jennifer Winget later married her co-star Karan Singh Grover from the show as well.
They later separated in 2014.
In 2013, she played the role of Kumud Desai in the show “Saraswatichandra”, initially based on Govardhanram Tripathi’s novel of the same name.
Jennifer Winget was also seen in reality shows like:
- “Zor Ka Jhatka”.
- “Dekh India Dekh”.
- “Zara Nachke Dikha”.
- “Laughter Ke Phatke”.
In 2016, she received rave reviews for her performance as Maya in the romantic thriller television series “Beyhadh”, opposite Kushal Tandon.
With her amazing acting skills and top-notch talent, Jennifer Winget has created a very unique place for herself in the TV industry.
Certainly one of the most sought-after actresses today.
Pictures source: Instagram.
For more pictures follow her on Instagram: @jenniferwinget1
We wish her all the best for all her future projects.
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