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Rajshri Deshpande Wiki, Age, Husband, Family, Career, Biography & Facts

Rajshri Deshpande is a talented and established actress in India. She works in films, television, and web series. Her best-known work is the film “Angry Indian Goddesses” in which she featured as Laxmi. Read more about her from the article.

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Rajshri Deshpande Age

Actress Rajshri Deshpande was born on Thursday, 14th October 1982 (age 37 years old as in 2020). She belongs to the working family of Aurangabad, Maharashtra.

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Rajshri Deshpande Bio-data
Real NameRajshri Deshpande
Known NameRajshri
Birth-date14th October 1982 (Thursday)
Age37 years (as of 2020)
ProfessionActress, Model
HobbiesTraveling, Reading, Listening to Music
DebutTV: Kuch to Log Kahenge (2012)
Film: Talaash (2012)
Malayalam: Haram (2015)
Web series: Sacred Games (2018)
Famous For1. Laxmi in "Angry Indian Godess"
Net WorthNot Known
Political InterestNot Known
Physical Appearance
Height(Approx)In feet: 5' 1"
In centimetre: 154 cm
In meter: 1.54 m
Weight(Approx)In kilogram: 55 Kg
In grams: 121 Lbs
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
Zodiac SignLibra
Food Habits:Vegetarian
Body TypeSlim
Sexual OrientationStraight
Family Background, Education
FatherName Not Known (Government Officer)
MotherName Not Known
SiblingsSister: 2
Born PlaceAurangabad, Maharashtra
Current ResidenceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolLocal School of Aurangabad
College1. Symbiosis Law College, Pune
2. Whistling Woods International, Mumbai
Education QualificationGraduate
Boyfriend, Husband, Marriage
BoyfriendNawdeep Puranik
Marital StatusMarried
Husband/Spouse NameNawdeep Puranik
Favorite Things & Assets
Favorite FoodIndian Food
Favorite ActorNawazuddin Siddiqui, Irrfan Khan
Favorite ActressDeepika Padukone
Favorite DestinationIndia
Favorite ColourRed, White, Black
Social Media Accounts
TikTokNot Known
SnapchatNot Known

Also, read this, Nawazuddin Siddiqui


Rajshri Deshpande is pretty and popular actress from India. She belongs to the well-educated family of Aurangabad, Mumbai, India. She completed her schooling locally from her hometown and then did graduation in law from Symbiosis Law College and post graduation in advertising from Symbiosis College of Pune. As she had a passion about acting, she did diploma in film-making from Whistling Woods International in Mumbai.

Family, Caste & Religion

Actress Rajshri Deshpande was born to the Hindu Maharashtrian family. Her parents are retired government employees. Moreover, she has two elder sisters. One of her sisters is a doctor and another one is a teacher.

Rajshri's childhood photo with sisters
Rajshri’s childhood photo with sisters
Rajshri Deshpande Parents
Actress Rajshri Deshpande Parents
Rajshri's childhood photo with sisters
Rajshri’s childhood photo with sisters

She follows Hinduism and holds Indian citizenship. In addition, she is Brahman by caste. She spent most of her childhood and teenage with family in Aurangabad and then moved to Pune for further study.

Husband, Marriage & Children

Actress Rajshri Deshpande is married to Nawdeep Puranik who is a noted businessman of Mumbai. The couple does not have child yet.

Rashri Deshpande Husband
Rashri Deshpande Husband


As Rajshri was very excited about acting, she did a course in film-making from Whistling Woods International of Mumbai.

Movie Career

Rajshri made her acting debut with Aamir Khan’s movie Talaash in 2012. Next in 2014, she played the small role of Mrx. Sharma in the hit Bollywood film “Kick” directed by Sajid Nadiadwala.

Rajshri Deshpande got huge popularity with the lead role of Laxmi in the film Angry Indian Goddesses. Her film got premiered at many International Film Festivals and got acclaimed globally. In 2015, she also made Malayalam debut with Haram.

Following years, Deshpande made an appearance in the films like Eli Eli Lama Sabachthani?, Mumbai Central (2016), Sexy Durga (2017), and Mom (2017). Next, she also did acting in the film Manto along with Nawazuddin Siddiqui.

Sexy Durga film poster
Sexy Durga film poster

Her most recent works are Nirvana Inn, Kanpurie, and Chocked.

Television Career

In 2013, Rajshri Deshpande made her television debut with daily soap opera Kuch To Log Kahenge. She played the important role of Suhasini along with stars Kritika Kamra and Mohanish Bahl.

She made her first digital debut with the British web series “McMafia” in 2018. Following that, Rajshri also appeared in the hit Netflix series “Sacred Games” along with realistic actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui.

Rajshri in Sacred Games
Rajshri in Sacred Games

In 2019, she also played the role of Vaishali in the Zee’s web series Parchhayee.

Social Activity

Apart from successful acting, Rajshri Deshpande spends most of her time in doing social work. In 2014, she joined one of the international NGOs to work at Nepal earth-quack. Moreover, she also adopted a drought-prone village in the Marathawada region of Maharashtra called ‘Pandhari.’

In her adopted village, she has developed all the facilities including toilets, health checkup camps, eco-sensitive schools, and much more. Following successful results, she again adopted a second village in the same region.

In 2018, Rajshri Deshpande created the Nabhangan Foundation to broaden her efforts towards sustainable village development. Also during the Corona pandemic, she helped numbers of needy people by providing food, emergency kit, and other stuff.

Facts of Rajshri Deshpande

Does Rajshri smoke?: No

Does Rajshri drinks alcohol?: Not Known

Her major hobbies are reading, listening to music and travelling.

She is also associated with actress Juhi Chawla’s NGO against plastic pollution.

She is fitness freak personality and does regularly workout at home.

Rajshri is very good at dancing and is trained for Kathakali and Kalari. Moreover, she used to work as a part time dance teacher to meet her expenses during college days.

She is appeared in morethan 30 short films and one of her notable short film is “For Hire” (2012).

Actress Deshpade did a bold scene with actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui for the Netflix series “Sacred Games.” When she got asked about the scene she stated that

I was concerned because I come from a typical middle-class Maharashtrian family. But my mother has been very supportive. She knows and approves of the choices I have made in my life. My husband is also extremely supportive. Though he is not from this industry, he is very progressive. He is also my biggest critic, so when he saw my work and loved it, that gave me a high.

She is very active on different social media like Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Her official Instagram is “rajshri_deshpande.”

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