Plabita Borthakur is an Indian actress and singer. She is known for playing the role of ‘Meghna Verma‘ in Amazon Prime’s web series, “Breathe Into The Shadows.”
Plabita Borthakur was born on Saturday, 17 June 1989 (age 31 years; as in 2020) in the Oil India township of Duliajan, Assam. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.
Her hometown is Guwahati, Kamrup, Assam. She did her schooling from Duliajan’s Kendriya Vidyalaya and went to Mumbai’s Jai Hind College to pursue her graduation.
Being born to a musician father, Plabita developed a great interest in music at a very young age. She was also good at sports and other cultural activities in her school days. After completing her graduation, Plabita joined Barry John’s acting studio to pursue a course in acting. Plabita started her career by performing at various concerts with her band, “Manu & Chow.”
Height (approx.): 5′ 5″
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Family & Caste
Parents & Siblings
Her father, Probin Borthakur is an Indian engineer and classical singer. Her mother, Rina Borthakur is a writer, poet, and a former teacher. She has two elder sisters, Parineeta Borthakur (Actress) and Priyangi Borthakur.
Plabita started her career as a singer with her band, Manu & Chow.
Next, she started featuring in the TV commercials of various brands including Paytm, Britania, Paper Boat, CaratLane, Tata Sky, and Livon.
Plabita made her acting debut in 2014 by playing the role of Anushka Sharma‘s younger sister. She, then, played the role of ‘Rehana Abidi’ in the film, “Lipstick Under My Burkha.”
She has also featured in the films, “Waah Zindagi” and “Chhote Nawab.”
In 2020, Plabita played the role of ‘Meghna Verma’ in Amazon Prime’s video, “Breathe Into The Shadows.”
- Cuisine: Assamese
- Food: Pizza, Masor Tenga
- Actor: Aamir Khan
- Actress: Sridevi
- Colour(s): Wine Red, White
- Travel Destination(s): Las Vegas, Los Angeles
- Her hobbies include playing the guitar, dancing, and cooking.
- Her family & friends fondly call her Manu.
- She is an avid dog lover and has two pet dogs.
- Plabita is a fitness enthusiast and visits the gym daily.
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- Plabita became so popular after featuring in the Paytm advertisement that people started calling her ‘Paytm girl.’