Ashnoor Kaur is an Indian child actress. She is best known for playing the role of ‘Naira’ in the TV serial “Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai.”
Ashnoor Kaur was born on 3 May 2004 (age 17 years; as of 2021) in New Delhi. Her Zodiac sign is Taurus.
She is a student of Mumbai’s Ryan International School. Ashnoor was active in co-curricular activities from a young age and even won the title of ‘Ryan Princess’ at her school’s award function. In 2021, she scored 94 percent in her class 12 board exams. In an interview, while talking about her scores in class 12 board exams, she said,
I didn’t want to stress myself more, and said to myself, ‘I need to score more than my class 10 because then I managed to score 93 along with a daily soap. Now that I wasn’t doing one, iss baar thode zyaada aane chahiye, even if it’s one percent.”
Although acting was never a plan for her career, she was introduced to the world of acting by her mother’s friend who knew some casting directors.
Height (approx.): 5′ 4″
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Family & Caste
Ashnoor Kaur belongs to a Punjabi Sikh Family. Her father, Gurmeet Singh, is a businessman, and her mother, Avneet Kaur, is a teacher.
Ashnoor started her acting career as a child artist in 2009 with the TV serial “Jhansi Ki Rani.” Next, She appeared in the TV series “Na Bole Tum Na Maine Kuch Kaha.”
subsequently, Ashnoor featured in various TV serials including “Saath Nibhaana Saathiya,” “Shobha Somnath Ki,” “Mahabharat,” “Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev,” “Mahabharat,” “Siyaasat,” “Prithvi Vallabh,” and “Patiala Babes.”
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In 2015, she portrayed the role of ‘Naira’ in the TV serial “Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai” which earned her wide recognition.
Ashnoor made her film debut in 2018 with the Bollywood film “Sanju.” In the same year, she also starred in the Bollywood film “Manmarziyaan” in which she played the role of Tapsee Panu’s sister.
In addition to films and TV serials, Ashnoor has also done a number of TV commercials like “Goodknight Advance Activ+,” “LIC,” “Safolla Oats,” “Dominos,” and “Amazon.”
- Golden Petal Award for Most Popular Child Actor (2012)
- Nanhe Natkhat Award for playing the role of ‘Navika Bhatnagar’ (Nanhi) in the TV serial ‘Na Bole Tum Na Maine Kuch Kaha’
- Best Child Actor Award by the International Human Rights Council (2018)
- Food: Macaroni, Burger, Chocolates, Ice-cream
- Colours: Pink, White
- Destinations: Goa, Spain
- Film Director: Anurag Kashyap
- Sport: Basketball
- Her hobbies include dancing, shopping, reading, travelling, and swimming.
- Ashnoor is an avid animal lover.
- Her father fondly calls her Palak.
- In August 2021, the actress revealed that she had bought a new house in Mumbai. She also talked about her future plans and higher studies. She said,
I’m not going to give up my studies. I’ll do my graduation in Mumbai, mostly Bachelor of Mass Media (BMM). On the professional front, I’ll take a little break from daily soaps as of now. But you never know, if something with a good concept comes, I might take it up. I’m concentrating on grooming myself for bigger things, this is a transition phase I’m going through, from being a teenager to adulthood. I’ll take a break and prepare myself so when I come back, I don’t disappoint.”