Mrunal Thakur is a Bollywood and Marathi actress and model who has appeared in a number of films and television shows. She rose to prominence as Bulbul in the television series Kumkum Bhagya.
She rose to prominence in the public eye in 2019 after starring in two box office smashes. Her first major film was Super 30 with Hrithik Roshan, and her second major film was Batla House with John Abraham. Both of her films were box office smashes in 2019.
|Nick Name Name||Golik|
|Date of birth||1st August 1992|
|Place of born||Nagpur, Maharashtra, India|
|Hometown||Thalner, Maharashtra, India|
|Education||Bachelor of Mass Media|
|College / University||Kishanchand Chellaram College, Mumbai|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Boyfriend||Sharad Chandra Tripathi (Author)|
|Debut||Marathi Film – Hello Nandan (2014)|
|Indo-American film||Love Sonia (2018)|
|Bollywood movie||Super 30 (2019)|
|Hindi TV||Mujhse Kuch Kehte Hai… Yeh Khamoshiyan (2012-2013)|
|Father’s Name||Uday Singh B. Thakur|
|Mother’s Name||Name Not Known|
|Brother’s Name||Mandar Thakur (Younger)|
|Sister’s Name||Lochan Thakur (Older Sister, Makeup Artist)|
|Favourite movie||Three Idots|
Mrunal Thakur’s birth and early life
Mrunal Thakur was born on August 1, 1992, in Nagpur, Maharashtra, to a Marathi family. Her father, Udaysingh B Thakur, works for Union Bank of India as an Assistant General Manager.
Aside from Mrinal, she has two siblings: Lochan Thakur, a make-up artist by trade, and Mandar Thakur, a young man.
Mrunal has been interested in acting since he was a child. Her parents were extremely supportive of her desire to pursue a career in the world of glam.
Mrunal Thakur’s education
Mrinal attended Kishanchand Chellaram College in Mumbai after finishing her early high school, where she earned her Bachelor of Mass Media degree.
Mrunal Thakur’s professional life
Mrunal made her acting debut in 2012, playing Gauri Bhosle Gaikwad in the TV series ‘Mujhse Kuch Kehta…Yeh Khamoshiyan’ alongside Mohit Sehgal.
She was finishing her college studies when she entered the acting world. Following her work in her first TV serial, he went on to star in the Star Plus show “Har Yug Mein Aayega Ek Arjun,” in which he played the role of a journalist.
In 2013, she co-hosted the comedy stage play Do Phool Chaar Mali in Dubai with co-host Barun Sobti. Mrunal then continued her acting career as the lead in Zee TV’s Kumkum Bhagya, opposite Arijit Taneja.
The actress has also worked in Marathi films such as Hello Nadaan, Vitti Dandu, Suraja, and Rangkarmi. She took part in the sports reality entertainment show Box Cricket League in 2014.
She was also a contestant on Nach Baliye Season 7 with her longtime boyfriend Sharad Chandra Tripathi. Mrinal gave a special dance performance in the TV series Saubhagyalakshmi in 2016.
In 2018, she made her international debut in the Indo-American film Love Sonia, which was produced by David Womark. Her international film Love Sonia began filming in 2012, but it took 6 years to be released.
She played the lead role of a village girl who brings to light the issue of global human trafficking in this film. Mrinal Vey also stayed in a brothel to learn the body language of prostitutes in order to properly play her character in the film.
The hard work put in for six years was in vain in the end, as the film was rejected by the audience and was a box office flop.
Aamir Khan offered her a role in his film ‘Thugs of Hindostan’ (2018) and three films with production company Yash Raj Films after seeing her performance in the Indo-American film ‘Love Sonia.’ But he declined the offer.
According to media reports, she refused to sign a contract with the production company Yash Raj Films for three films because it would have jeopardized her international career.
Mrunal made her Bollywood debut in 2019 with the film “Super 30,” which also starred Hrithik Roshan. The audience praised her performance.
She portrayed John Abraham’s wife in the 2019 thriller film Batla House, which was based on the 2008 Batla House encounter case. Batla House grossed more than $1.11 billion (US$15 million) worldwide.
After being a part of two consecutive big hit films (Super 30 and Batla House), the year 2019 helped him a lot in her film career, and the year 2019 was the most successful year of her career.
In the year 2020, she starred as the fictional character Sivagami in the Netflix web series Bahubali: Before the Beginning, which was a Netflix distribution and spin-off of the blockbuster Bahubali franchise.
Toofan Ki, directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and starring Bollywood actor Farhan Akhtar, was her first film in 2021. Aside from that, her next film will be Dhamaka, starring Kartik Aaryan, which will be released in November, and Jarshi, starring actor Shahid Kapoor, which will be released by the end of 2021.