Vaishnavi Mahant is a popular Indian film and television actress. She is best-known for playing the role of ‘Geeta Vishwas’ in the popular TV serial, ‘Shaktimaan’ (1997), telecasted on Doordarshan.
Vaishnavi Mahant Macdonald was born on Monday, 9 September 1974 (age 45 years; as in 2019), in Madhya Pradesh. Her zodiac sign is Virgo. She pursued her studies in Hyderabad.
Family & Caste
Parents & Siblings
She was born to a Hindu father and Christian mother. In the early 90s, she converted from Hindu to Christian. Wikipedia She has a younger sister, Anu Mehta.
Relationships, Husband & Children
She is married to Leslie Macdonald, and the couple has a daughter, Margaret Macdonald.
She started her career at the age of eight with the Ramsay brother’s horror-thriller film ‘Veerana’ (1988), in which she played the character of young Jasmin.
Later, she acted in a few Bollywood films, like ‘Laadla’ (1994), ‘Bambai Ka Babu’ (1996), ‘Barsaat Ki Raat’ (1998), ‘Maa Exchange’ (2011), and ‘Dosti Ke Side Effects’ (2019).
She came into the limelight with the DD National’s superhero television show, ‘Shaktimaan’ in 1997.
She has acted in many Hindi TV serials, including ‘Saturday Suspense’ (1998), ‘Naagin’ (1999), ‘Chingari’ (2001), ‘Miley Jab Hum Tum’ (2008), ‘Sapne Suhane Ladakpan Ke’ (2012), and ‘Divya Drishti’ (2019).
- Film Director(s): Mani Ratnam and Sanjay Leela Bhansali
- Actor(s): Renuka Sahane, Sachin Khedekar, and Pallavi Joshi
- While she was in school, she wanted to become a scientist.
- Her hobbies include reading books and listening to music.
- She is an animal lover and owns a pet dog Husky.
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