Early Life and Background
The popular actress Dipika Kakar was born on 6 August 1986 in Pune, Maharashtra. Her father is an army officer and her mother, Renu Kakar, is a wonderful homemaker. In her family, she also has two elder sisters as well. She pursued her graduation from a small nearby school.
Dipika Kakar began her career just about 12 years back when she moved to Mumbai. In 2007, Dipika Kakar worked as an air hostess in ‘Jet Airways’, but she left the job subsequent to working there for three years because of a few health issues. Next, she entered in the entertainment industry and in 2010, she made her acting debut with the TV soap ‘Neer Bhare Tere Naina Devi,’ as Lakshmi.
Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo was her next project and after that, Sasural Simar Ka happened. Dipika enjoyed a reprieve from fiction TV subsequent to working persistently for a long time.
She is a skilled dancer. In 2015, Dipika was one of the participants in well-known dance reality show ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 8.’ She was also seen in a dance reality show Nach Baliye, a year ago, with Shoaib Ibrahim.
At present, she has entered a Bigg Boss house (Season 12). In addition, she is all set to make her film debut with J. P. Dutta’s upcoming war film Paltan.
Dipika Kakar and Shoaib Ibrahim get hitched in Shoaib’s local town Maudaha Hamirpur, UP in a nikaah ceremony.
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 165 cm
in meters– 1.65 m
in feet inches– 5’ 5”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms– 55 kg
in pounds– 121 lbs
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||34-26-34|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
Dipika and Shoaib initially met on the sets of Sasural Simar Ka, and apparently, the former was hitched to pilot Raunak Samson at the time. She has met Raunak while she was an air hostess and got married to him. The news of their separation began doing the rounds in 2012 soon after Dipika met Shoaib on the sets of Sasural Simar Ka in 2011. As indicated by reports Dipika’s fiery affair with the latter was the cause for her wedding going into disrepair.
|Date of Birth||6 August 1986|
|Age (as in 2018)||32 Years|
|Birthplace||Pune, Maharashtra, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Leo|
|Hometown||Pune, Maharashtra, India|
|University||University of Mumbai, Mumbai|
|Debut||TV: Neer Bhare Tere Naina Devi (2010)
Film: Paltan (2018)
|Religion||Islam (Converted from Hinduism)|
|Hobbies||Dancing, Reading, Listening to Music|
|Awards||2015– Zee Gold Award for Most Fit Actress Female
2016– Zee Gold Award for Best Actress in a Lead Role (critics)
|Controversy||She was criticised by a faction of society for keeping her marital status a secret until she got divorced.|
|Boys, Affairs, and More|
|Affairs/Boyfriends||Raunak Samson (Flight Attendant)
Shoaib Ibrahim (Actor)
|Marriage Date||December, 2008 (with Raunak Samson)
22 February 2018 (with Shoaib Ibrahim)
|Marriage Place||Maudaha Tehsil, Hamirpur, Uttar Pradesh (with Shoaib Ibrahim)|
When Dipika began dating her co-star Shoaib Ibrahim while she was still married, she was entangled in a controversy. She had seen herself in the center of another debate when she changed over to Islam post her wedding with Shoaib and changed her name to Faiza.