Chitrangada Singh is an Indian actress who appears in Hindi movies. She is famous for her performance in ‘Hazaaron Khwaishen Aisi’. She starred with Bollywood superstars like Akshay Kumar, John Abraham and Boman Irani.
Born in 1976, model turned actress Chitrangada Singh starred in movies such as ‘Sorry Bhai!’, ‘Yeh Saali Zindagi’, ‘Desi Boyz’ and ‘Inkaar’. She is a versatile actress. She is a complete package of beauty, acting and dance. Her sensuous item songs attract much attention.
Chitrangada Singh : Early Life and Personal Details
Chitrangada was born on August 30, 1976, in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. Her father, Niranjan Singh is a retired army colonel and her mother is a normal homemaker. She grew up with her one sister and one brother. She joined All Girls School in Meerut for her early education. Later, she enrolled in the Lady Irwin College, Delhi to pursue degree in food and nutrition.
The beautiful and talented Chitrangada is 5 feet 5 inches tall. Long brown hair and expressive brown eyes make her more gorgeous. She owns stunning physique, which weighs 54 kg with 34-24-36 measurement. She is Aries by horoscope and Hindu by religion. Besides acting, her hobbies are skydiving and fishing. She is a big fan of Hema Malini and Shabana Azmi.
Chitrangada tied the knot with Indian golfer Jyoti Randhawa. She has a son named Zorawar Randhawa. The couple announced their divorce in 2014. During her marriage, she was speculated to be in a relationship with the director Sudhir Mishra. But, both denied the rumor and labelled it as a gossip.
Caption: Chitrangada Singh in the movie ‘Gabbar is Back’
Chitrangada Singh : Career
Chitrangada Singh started her career with modelling and music videos. She has done music videos like Gulzar’s ‘Sunset Point’ and Abhijeet’s ‘Koi Lauta De Woh Pyare Pyare Din’. During her modelling days, she has done ads for Alukkas Jewellery, ICIC bank, Taj Mahal Tea and Garnier.
She started her acting career with ‘Hazaaron Khawaishein Aisi’ in 2003. Although, the movie was average at the box-office, it was critically acclaimed. Her performance as Geeta Rao was positively received and developed a cult status among moviegoers.
She took a break from acting from 2005 to 2088 due to some family issues. In 2008, she made her comeback with the movie ‘Sorry Bhai!’. She further worked in movies such as ‘Desi Boys’, ‘Inkaar’ and ‘I, Me aur Main’. She has also done hit item numbers like ‘Kafirana’ and ‘Aao Raja’.
Her next flick ‘Baazaar’ is going to hit the theatre in 2017. We would see her sharing the silver screen with Saif Ali Khan and Radhika Apte.
Caption: Chitrangada Singh at the IIFA Awards
Chitrangada Singh : Awards
For her performance in ‘Hazaaron Khwaishen Aisi’, she got the best Bollywood female debut award. Further, she was nominated for best actress in Screen Awards for her work in “Inkaar”.
Chitrangada Singh : Net Worth
Chitrangada has an estimated net worth of Rs 16 Crore. Her fee is Rs 2 Crore per film. She endorses many leading brands like Parachute Adavanced, Puma, Taj Mahal Tea, Airtel, Tanishq and Garnier Age Lift.
Chitrangada is an independent single mom. She is active in social media and always update her sites with her exclusive pictures. Generally, she attains event and celebrity party in designer dresses. She is a fun loving woman, who lives her life to the fullest and on her own terms and conditions.