Deepika Chikhalia Topiwala is a popular Indian actress. She gained wide recognition for her role as Devi Sita in Ramanand Sagar’s television series ‘Ramayan’. She is also known for her work in Luv Kush (1988), Vikram Aur Betaal (1988) and her debut film Sun Meri Laila (1983).
Moreover, she has worked with many film and television industries in India such as Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali and Gujarati film industry. Check out more about Deepika Chikhalia from the article.
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Deepika Chikhalia Age
Deepika Chikhalia was born on 26 April 1965 in Bombay (Mumbai), Maharashtra, India. She is 60 years old (as of 2020). Moreover, she belongs to the middle-class Indian family and follows the Hindu religion.
Deepika Chikhalia Wiki
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|Deepika Chikhalia Topiwala Bio-Data|
|Full Name||Deepika Chikhalia Topiwala|
|Nick Name||Deepika Chikhalia|
|Birth Date||29 April 1965 (Thursday)|
|Age (approx)||54 years old (as of 2020)|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Caste | Religion||Hindu|
|Hobbies||Travel, Shopping and Singing|
|Debut Appearance||Bollywood: Sun Meri Laila (1983)|
Malayalam: 'Ithile Iniyum Varu' (1986)
Bhojpuri : 'Sajanwa Bairi Bhaile Hamar' (1987)
Kannada : 'Indrajith' (1989)
Bengali : 'Asha O Bhalobasha' (1989)
Telugu : 'Yamapasam' (1989)
Gujarati : 'Jode Rahejo Raj' (1989)
Tamil : 'Periya Idathu Pillai' (1990)
|Famous For||Her role as "Sita" in Ramanand Sagar's "Ramayan"|
|Net Worth||Not Known|
|Height||In feet - 5'2"|
In meter-1.58 m
In centimeter - 158 cm
|Weight||In Kilograms: 60 Kg|
In Pounds: 132 lbs
|Body Type||Not Known|
|Figure Measurement||Not Avilable|
|Tattoo||"DAD" on Left Wrist|
|Political Party||Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)|
|Political Journey||Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha|
|Preceded by||Prakash Brahmbhatt|
|Succeeded by||Satyajitsinh Gaekwad|
|Family Background, Education|
|Father Name||Rajesh T. Chikhalia|
|Mother Name||Not Known|
|Siblings||Brother: Himanshu Chikhalia|
Sister: Arti Chikhalia
|School Name||Name Not Known (Mumbai)|
|College||Bombay University, Mumbai|
|Boyfriend, Husband, Relationship|
|Boyfriend Name||Hemant Topiwala|
|Husband||Hemant Topiwala (Businessman)|
|Marriage||22 November 1991|
|Daughters:||Nidhi Topiwala (Make-Up Artist)|
|Favorite Things to Do||Indian Cuisine|
|Favorite Film Actress||Madhuri Dixit, Priyanka Chopra|
|Favorite Destination||New York|
|Facebook:||Deepika Chikhalia Topiwala|
Deepika Chikhalia is one of the most recognized actress from India. She was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra(India) and brought up there with her family. She finished her schooling from there and then she started her higher studies from Bombay University, Mumbai(Now University of Mumbai) and completed graduation in BA.
Deepika is a very ambitious and multi-talented girl since childhood as she is interested in writing, singing, and painting. Deepika debuted in the acting industry in 1983 with the film ‘Sun Meri Laila‘ as the lead actress.
Actress Deepika rose to fame with Ramayan in 1987 and after that, she played various roles in different Indian historical television serials and earned name and fame with lots of hard work. Her role as Sita opposite Arun Ghovil became turning point for her career.
Apart from that, Deepika acted Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali and Gujarati language films in her career that made her a versatile actor.
Deepika Chikhalia belongs to a middle-class Indian family who follows Hindu religion. Her father’s name is Rajesh T. Chikhalia and her mother’s name is not known. Moreover, she has one brother whose name is Himanshu Chikhalia and one sister named Arti Chikhalia. Apart from that, there is not any information available about her families such as profession and location.
Boyfriend, Marriage, Affair or Relationships
On 22 November 1991, Deepika Chikhalia married to Hemant Topiwala, who is a Businessman and owner of Shingar Bindi and Tips & Toes cosmetics.
Both the couple Deepika and Hemant have two daughters named Nidhi Topiwala and Juhi Topiwala. Apart from that, there are no much details available about her affairs and relationships.
Height in Feet & Body Stats
Deepika Chikhalia’s height is 5.2 feet or 1.58 in a meter and her weight is around 60 kg. Deepika’s figure measurement is not available. She has black eyes and black hair. Moreover, she has a tattoo (Word ”Dad’ with Lotus flower) on her left wrist.
Deepika Chikhalia Career
In 1983, Deepika Chikhalia started her acting career with the Hindi film ‘Sun Meri Laila‘ as a lead actress. Her second movie was ‘Paththar‘ and then she was seen in ‘Cheekh’ (1986), ‘Bhagwaan Dada’ (1986) & ‘Ghar Sanskar’ (1986).
In 1986, Deepika Chikhalia debuted in Malayalam films with film ‘Ithile Iniyum Varu‘ as Priya. She appeared in Hindi film ‘Raat Ke Andhere Mein’ and Bhojpuri film ‘Sajanwa Bairi Bhaile Hamar'(Bhojpuri Debut) in 1987.
In 1989, Deepika’s Kannada debut movie was ‘Indrajith’, Bengali debut movie was ‘Asha O Bhalobasha’ and Telugu debut movie was ‘Yamapasam’.
From 1990 to 1994, Deepika acted in some other films such as; Ghar Ka Chirag(Hindi), Hosa Jeevana(Kannada), Periya Idathu Pillai(Tamil), Kaala Chakra(Kannada), Brahmarshi Vishwamitra(Telugu), Rupaye Dus Karod(Hindi), Naangal(Tamil), Khudai(Hindi), etc.
She also had acted in some Gujarati language movies such as Jode Rahejo Raj (1989), Laju Lakhan (1992) and Natsamrat (2018). In 2018, Deepika acted in Hindi film ‘Gaalib and then in 2019, she played the role of Pari’s mother Susheela Mishra in the hit Hindi film ‘Bala‘.
In 1895, she was a part of television serial Dada Daadi Ki Kahani. Later in 1987, Deepika played the female lead role of Sita in Ramayan, Ramanand Sagar’s hit television series which gave her nationwide fame.
Next, she was cast in other hit TV serials such as Vikram Aur Betaal (1988), The Sword of Tipu Sultaan (1989) & Luv Kush (1989). In 2017, she was seen in the Gujarati TV serial ‘Chutta Chheda‘ on the Colors Gujarati channel.
In 1991, Deepika Chikhalia made a career move into politics with an election victory as a Member of Parliament in the Indian Lok Sabha from Baroda consistency as a Bhartiya Janata Party(BJP) candidate for term 1991-1996.
Deepika Chikhalia was nominated and won Smita Patil Memorial Award in 1988, opposite Raj Karan.
Some interesting facts about Deepika Chikhalia
Does Deepika smoke? Not Known
Does Deepika drink alcohol? Not Known
She was born and raised in Mumbai, India. In addition, she was very interested in acting since her childhood.
Actress Deepika is an avid dog lover.
She rose to fame after her role as Sita in Ramanand Sagar’s Ramayana.
After Ramayan, she became very popular and then did several television commercials including Nirma Super Detergent Soap Cake and many more.
Additionally, Deepika appeared in Ayushman Khurana starrer Bollywood film Bala in which she played the role of Susheela in 2019.
She also has a deep interest in painting and she gifted one of her paintings to the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi in 2018.
Moreover, Deepika has a deep faith in Lord Ganesha.
She appeared in many television commercials as well.
In 2020, Deepika appeared in the popular television show ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ along with Ramayan cast Arun Govil and Sunil Laheri.
Moroever, Deepika Chikhalia is only active on Facebook and on her Facebook page, she has 15K followers.
So, that’s all about Deepika Chikhalia.