Vaishnavi Dhanraj is an Indian television actress. She shot to fame with her portrayal of the role of Sub-Inspector, Tasha, in TV serial “CID.”
Vaishnavi Dhanraj was born on 25 August 1988 (age 35 years; as of 2023) in Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. She attended Blind Relief Association’s Mundle High School, Nagpur and went to Shivaji Science College, Nagpur to pursue graduation. She always dreamt of becoming an actress and her parents supported her to achieve her dream. They always accompanied her to the auditions. Vaishnavi was earlier named Vaishnavi Bhoyar, but she adopted her father’s surname after doing her first serial.
Height: 5’ 4”
Weight: 53 kg
Hair Colour: Dark Brown
Eye Colour: Black
Figure Measurements: 34-25-35
Family & Husband
Vaishnavi belongs to a Hindu Family. Not much is known about her parents. She has a brother named Shantanu Dhanraj.
Vaishnavi tied the knot with Nitin Sahrawat on 23 December 2012. Their marriage failed miserably and the couple parted ways in 2016.
Vaishnavi started her acting career with the TV serial “Karam Apnaa Apnaa,” in which she played the role of ‘Aastha Kapoor.’ In 2009, she featured as a sub-inspector in the Sony TV’s “CID.”
Next, she appeared in “Na Aana Is Des Laado,” where she played the main protagonist. Subsequently, she appeared in TV serials like “Crime Petrol,” “Hum Ne Li Hai- Shapath,” “Parvarrish- Kuchh Khattee Kuch Meethi,” and “Mahabharat.”
In March 2014, she was approached by Aaj Tak to portray the role of Nirbhaya in their social awareness show “Satyagraha.”
In June 2017, Vaishnavi featured in the short film “Drinks Drama Aur Dhokha.”
She also participated in the fourth season of the cooking reality show “Kitchen Champion” and emerged as the first runner-up of the show. In 2019, she featured in the Rishtey TV’s family drama “Navrangi Re.”
- Vaishnavi’s hobby is watching films.
- Her favourite films are Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), Andaz Apna Apna (1994), The Babadook (2014), and The Book of Eli (2010).
- She prefers drinking alcohol occasionally.
- Vaishnavi loves to play the guitar.
- She is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer.
- Vaishnavi has tattooed Karm on her right arm and Dharm on her left arm.