Early Life of Mouni Roy
Mouni Roy was born on 28th September, 1985, in Gandhi Colony in Cooch Behar,West Bengal. She completed her education from Kendriya Vidyalaya School Baburhat in Cooch Behar. Later she did her graduation with a major English literature from Miranda House in Delhi. Mouni Roy continued her further studies and completed her Mass Communication from Jamia Millia Islamia University in Delhi. She is also trained in Kathak and other dance forms like salsa, jazz etc.
Career of Mouni Roy
Mouni Roy started her career in 2007 with the Ekta Kapoor’s drama ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’ playing the role of Krishnatulsi opposite Pulkit Samrat. Then she participated and won the first season of ‘Zara Nachke Dikha’ along with Karishma Tanna and Jennifer Winget. Mouni then appeared as Shivani in the series ‘Kasturi’.
In 2009, Roy participated in ‘Pati Patni Aur Woh’ along with Gaurav Chopra in 2010; she was seen playing the role of Roop in ‘Do Saheliyaan’. Mouni made recognition after playing the role as ‘Sati’ in ‘Life OK's’ mythological series ‘Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev’ from 2011 to 2014. During that time she played the lead as Meera opposite Aditya Redij in Life OK's ‘Junoon - Aisi Nafrat Toh Kaisa Ishq’ in 2013. In 2014, Mouni participated in the dance reality show on Colors ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa’ in seventh season along with Punit Pathak. She survived for full 14 weeks and finished off as a finalist.
In 2015, Mouni returned to television with Ekta Kapoor's supernatural series ‘Naagin’ playing the role of Shivanya opposite Arjun Bijlani and Adaa Khan. She became one of the players of Arjun's team Mumbai Tigers in Box Cricket League. She also hosted the dance show ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ along with Rithvik Dhanjani on &TV. Currently, Roy is playing a double role in Season 2 on Naagin.
Television shows of Mouni Roy
Filmography of Mouni Roy
Award of Mouni Roy
Mouni Roy has won the Best airtel dancer of the series award on the show Zara Nachke Dikha. She was nominated for the IDEA Face of the Year in the 8th Idea ITA award 2008 and the Most Fit Actor in the 3rd Boroplus Award 2010.