Sayani Gupta Biography

Sayani Gupta is an Indian actress. She is primarily known for her work in Hindi cinema. Born on 9 October 1985, she did her graduation from Film and Television Institute of India in Pune. The actress rose to fame for her role “Khanum” in movie Margarita with a Straw. She played the role of a blind Pakistani gay activist in that movie opposite actress Kalki Koechlin. There has been no looking back for this wonderful actress since then. She has lots of followers on her Instagram account from all over the world who loves her immensely.

Basic Details

Name- Sayani Gupta
Date of Birth- 9 October 1985
Age- 34 years(as in 2019)
Religion- Hinduism
Nationality- Indian
Mother- Maitreyi Gupta
Father- Kamal Gupta
Sister– Not Known
Brother- Bhairav Gupta and Ahir Gupta
Marital Status/Marriage- Unmarried
Husband- N/A
Son- N/A
Daughter- N/A
Height- 5’5 approx.
Weight- 55kg approx.
Net Worth- N/A

Facts About Sayani Gupta

  • Shahrukh Khan is her Favorite Actor.
  • Travelling, Listening Music and Reading are her Favorite Hobbies.
  • Goa and Mumbai are her Favorite Destinations.
  • Black and Red are her Favorite Colors.
  • Chinese Food and Chocolates are her Favorite Food.
  • She made her acting debut in 2012 with movie “Second Marriage Dot Com” where she played the role of Poonam.
  • Always aspired to become an actress, she learned acting from Film and Television Institute of India.
  • Not only an actress but she is trained in various dance forms including Ballet, Modern Dance, Bharatnatyam and Contemporary.
  • Also, she is trained in Kalarippayattu (Martial Arts).
  • The actress had a job in marketing before entering in the film industry.
  • Sayani has done a lot of plays in theatre to enhance her acting skills.
  • She dreams to work with popular directors like Wes Anderson and Wong Kar-wai one day in her career.
  • According to her, she considers herself popular when people pronounce her name correctly. It is pronounced as Shayoni.
  • She has been part of short movies like Just Friends, Leeches, Bunny, Call Waiting, etc.
  • Apart from dancing and acting, Sayani loves singing as well. She made her singing debut with the song “Kahab Toh” in movie Article 15.

Sayani Gupta Family

She was born in Kolkata, India into a middle-class Hindu family. Her father name is Kamal Gupta who worked as a musician in All India Radio and mother name is Maitreyi Gupta. She did the government job at BSNL in Kolkata. She has two brothers named Bhairav Gupta and Ahir Gupta. The actress is very close to her family especially her mother and often shares amazing pictures with her on her Instagram account. She has made her family proud by making a place for herself in the entertainment industry.

Sayani Gupta Husband/ Boyfriend

She is currently single and not dating anyone. At this moment, she is focusing entirely on her career and her work. Despite being one of the known actresses of the Bollywood industry, there has been no buzz of her dating anyone. She has lots of male friends but none of them is her love interest.

Sayani Gupta Career/ Movies

After graduating from Film and Television Institute of India, she made her Bollywood debut in 2012 with movie “Second Marriage Dot Com”. And in 2015, with her second movie “Margarita with a Straw”, she managed to impress everyone with her acting skills and became the household name. Since then there is no looking back for this great actress. Till now, she has been part of many hit movies including Fan, Jolly LLB 2, Article 15, etc. The actress holds a great future in the industry ahead.