Ambika was born on Monday, 6 July 1970 (age 53 years; as of 2023) in Karnataka. Her zodiac sign is Cancer. She went to St. Thomas High School in Goregaon, Mumbai. She attained a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Mithibai College, Mumbai.
Height (approx.): 5′ 4″
Weight (approx.): 80 kg
Hair Colour: Dark Brown
Eye Colour: Black
Parents & Siblings
Her mother’s name is Savita Soukur. She has an elder brother. There is not much information about her father.
Husband & Children
On 20 November 1995, she got married to Arun Ranjankar. The couple is blessed with a son named Atharva Ranjankar.
She follows Hinduism.
She began her acting career in the film industry with her debut film ‘Yeh Teraa Ghar Yeh Meraa Ghar (2001) in which she played the role of ‘Daya Shankar.’
In 1992, Ambika appeared in the debut serial P.A Saahab (1992). She has gained recognition for her role ‘Komal Hathi’ in the Sab TV show ‘Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma.”
She played her roles in the serials including Filmi Chakkar (1993), Scurry Helte (1995), Haal Kaisa Hai Janaab (1994), Primary Office Tere Aangan Kii (2003), Murmur Sab Baaraati (2003), Mere Biwi Wonderful (2003), Shubh Mangal Savadhaan (2004), Ek Packet Umeed (2007), and Chlati Da Naam Gaddi (2008).
- In 2019, she won the Best Ensembled (Fiction) award by the Indian Telly Award for her role in the serial “Tarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chashma.”
- Ambika often posts her lip-sync videos on her Instagram to keep her views entertained.
- She loves dogs and posts pictures playing with her pet dog on her social media.
- She is an active theatre artist, especially in the Gujarati language.