Nidhi Bhanushali is an Indian television actress. She is known for playing the role of ‘Sonalika “Sonu” Aatmaram Bhide’ in the TV serial “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah.”
Nidhi Bhanushali was born on 16 March 1999 (age 20 years; as in 2019) in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. She attended Mumbai’s St. Xavier’s High School and Surajba Vidya Mandir. Thereafter, she did her graduation in B.A. Nidhi wanted to be a psychologist. She was good in co-curricular activities in her school days.
Height (approx.): 5’ 2”
Weight (approx.): 47 kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Family & Caste
Nidhi belongs to a Gujarati Vaishya Family. Not much is known about her father. Her mother’s name is Pushpa Bhanushali.
Nidhi started her acting career at the age of 11 with television commercials. In 2012, Bhanushali made her TV debut with SAB Tv’s comedy serial “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah” in which she portrayed the role of ‘Sonalika Aatmaram Bhide’ following the departure of Jheel Mehta.
- Singer: Arijit Singh
- Actress: Priyanka Chopra
- Book: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
- Sports: Squash, Badminton
- Her hobbies include reading, singing, and playing the guitar.
- Nidhi is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer.
- Her friends fondly call her Nino.
- Nidhi considers her mother her inspiration. She says-
My mom is my role model in life. She is my caretaker. Every morning she wakes up at 5 a.m so that she can cook for all of us. Be it my studies or my shoots, she has always been there for me. So yeah I admire her and someday I would want to become like her.”