Maithili Javkar is an Indian Actress, Producer and Politician. She is a BJP member. Maithili has acted in many Marathi films and has also worked in Hindi TV serials. She recently participated in the Bigg Boss Marathi (Season 2).
Maithili Javkar was born on 25 January 1980 (age 29 years; as in 2019) in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius. She did her schooling from the New English School, Dapoli, Maharashtra. She pursued her M.A. in Hindi Literature from the Ramnarain Ruia College, Matunga, Mumbai, Maharashtra. She had always been interested in acting and used to actively participate in her school plays and functions.
Height: 5′ 5″
Weight: 60 kg
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Figure Measurements: 34-28-36
Family, Caste & Huband
Maithili Javkar belongs to a Deshastha Brahmin Family. Not much is known about her family. Maithili is unmarried.
Maithili was interested in acting since her childhood days. She used to do street plays in her society during festivals. Whenever there would be a school or college play, she was usually the first one to participate. Her passion for acting grew and she started performing in theatres. She got her first break in 2006 in the Marathi film Aai Mala Maaf Kar.
Maithili worked in many movies after that. In 2016 she made her debut in the Hindi TV serial Hoshiyar: Sahi Waqt Sahi Kadam. In 2015, she produced her first Marathi movie- Chabu Weds Babu.
Maithili often organizes and performs in entertainment programs for the Indian Army. In 2017, she was elected as a member of the Maharashtra State Censor Board and later she became the CEO of the board.
On 26 March 2016, Maithili Javkar filed an FIR against the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) President Ganesh Pandey accusing him of molestation. Maithili stated in her FIR that Ganesh had invited her to his room had asked obscene questions and passed lewd remarks about her; while they were in Mathura during BJYM’s 3-day executive committee meeting. Even though Ganesh resigned from his post as the BJYM President after the FIR had been filed, but he refuted these claims and said that it was part of a conspiracy being hatched against him.
- Maithili is a vegetarian and her hobbies include travelling, dancing, watching movies, and listening to music.
- Maithili has been practising karate for more than 6 years. She is also a professional swimmer and jockey (horse rider).
- Maithili is also a politician. She is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM). She wanted to serve people and make them happy and she realized that acting is not the only way to do it, hence she joined politics.
- Everyone who knows Maithili has always stated that she is a very cool-headed person who never loses her temper and is always very calm and peaceful.
- When she was in the Bigg Boss house, the media named her as the coolest person in Bigg Boss due to the fact that she never raised her voice and neither did she had an argument with anyone. She was even provoked once but it got no reaction from Maithili.
- The day that Bigg Boss Season 2 aired for the first time and the contestants were being announced, the show’s host Mahesh Manjrekar introduced her as the queen of Marathi films and the actress that rules the rural part of Maharashtra with her films.