Gayatri Joshi is an Indian model and actress, who appeared in the movie ‘Swades’. In her only film, she starred opposite to Shah Rukh Khan. She received much appreciation for her role in the movie.

Born in 1974, Gayatri participated in different beauty pageants. After a successful modelling career, she moved to Bollywood. Although, she worked in only one film, her role as Gita in ‘Swades’ is still remembered by movie lovers.

Gayatri Joshi : Early Life and Personal Details

Gayatri was born on march 20, 1977, in Nagpur, Maharashtra. She grew up in Nagpur and Mumbai with her sister. She began her education from Mount Carmel High School, Nagpur. After moving to Mumbai, she enrolled in the J.B. Vachha High School, Dadar. She attained her degree in commerce from Sydenham College.

Gayatri is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 54 kg. Beautiful black hair and expressive black eyes make her true Indian beauty. This Pisces zodiac actress practices Hinduism. Besides acting and modelling, her interest is in sports. She loves to eat Palak paneer.

In 2005, she tied the knot with the businessman, Vikas Oberoi. At present, she is the mother of two sons.

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Caption: Gayatri Joshi in Swades


Gayatri Joshi : Career

Gayatri was one of the final five candidates in the 1999 Femina Miss India. She got a chance to represent India at the 2000 Miss International. During her college days, she modeled for brands such as Godrej, Ponds, Sunsilk and Philips. She worked in music videos of Jagjit Singh’s ‘Kaghaz Ki Kashti’ and Hans Raj Hans’ ‘Jhanjaria’.

She made her debut in the Bollywood with the movie ‘Swades’ in 2004. Although, the movie was average at the box office, it received much appreciation. Gayatri played the role of Gita, a school teacher in an Indian village. She represented women empowerment in India. She portrayed the role of dignified and independent woman, who wants to do something for the society and people, with subtle grace.

Gayatri Joshi : Awards

Critics and audience were in love with the work of Gayatri in the movie ‘Swades’. She received much credit and cheers for her performance as Gita. In 2005, she almost bagged all awards, which are available for new debutante. She won Star Screen Award, zee Cine Award and Global Indian Award.

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Caption: Gayatri Joshi with her husband, Akshay Kumar, Twinkle Khanna, Hrithik Roshan and Sussanne Khan


Gayatri Joshi : Net Worth and Lifestyle

Gayatri Joshi had a brief career as a model and actress. After her first movie, she tied the knot with the business tycoon, Vikas Oberoi and leave behind the glam world. Along with her husband, she has an estimated net worth of $1.81 Billion. Being part of billionaire family, it is obvious that she lives luxurious and comfortable life.