Tejasswi Prakash whose full name is Tejasswi Prakash Wayangankar is an Indian television actress. She has worked in many TV shows, web series, music videos and films till now. Tejasswi 29-year-old beautiful Indian actress started her acting career in 2012 with Life OK’s TV show 2612.
Tejasswi got her recognition in the industry with the 2015 show Swaragini – Jodein Rishton Ke Sur where the character Ragini Maheshwari played by her was loved by the people.
Recently she participates in one of India’s popular reality show Bigg Boss Season 15. So let’s now know about Tejasswi Prakash in detail.
|Real Name||Tejasswi Prakash Wayangankar|
|Nick Name||Teju & Teja|
|Date of Birth||10 June 1992 (Wednesday)|
|Birth Place||Jeddah, Saudi Arabia|
|Age (as in 2021)||29 Years|
|Birth Sign (Zodiac)||Gemini|
|Hobbies||Dancing and Travelling|
|Profession(s)||Actress, Dancer & Model|
|Debut(s)||TV: 2612 (2012)|
Web Series: Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka (2019)
Movie: School College Ani Life (2020)
Music Videos: Intezaar (2020)
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Famous For||As a role of Ragini Maheshwari in Swaragini – Jodein Rishton Ke Sur|
Body Appearance & Physical Stats
|Height||5′ 4″ Feet|
|Eye Colour||Dark Black|
Tejasswi Prakash Biography – Early Life & Career
Tejasswi Prakash was born on 10 June 1992 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Tejasswi was born and brought up in a Marathi speaking typical engineer family.
She completed her education in Maharashtra, India. She graduated in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering from Mumbai University. In her family, her father and brother are also engineers.
Tejasswi had made her presence modelling since her college days. She participated in the “Mumbai’s Fresh Face Contest” and was also the winner.
But she got her first breakthrough in the TV industry with the 2012 Life Ok thriller-story show 2612 where she appeared in the role of Rashmi Bhargava, a show based on the happening of 26/11, a crime story.
In an interview when she was asked how she got the debut role in the TV serial ‘2612’, she said,
During college festivals, I won various titles and then I participated in a beauty contest which I won. The next day my picture was in the newspaper and one of the production members called me for an audition. I decided to give it a try and that’s how I bagged my first role
Later, Tejasswi worked in many shows but today she has become a household name in India due to shows like Swaragini – Jodein Rishton Ke Sur, Khatron Ke Khiladi 10 and Bigg Boss 15.
Apart from TV shows, Tejasswi has made a good mark of her acting in films, web series and music videos. Recently she is participated in India’s most popular TV show Bigg Boss 15 as a contestant, from this platform she has been able to win the hearts of millions of people.
|Education Qualification||Engineer – Electronics and Telecommunications|
|Actor||Ranbir Kapoor, Ranveer Singh & Aditya Roy Kapur|
|Actress||Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone & Alia Bhatt|
|Food||Chicken & Roti|
|Dessert||Ras Malai, Gulab Jamun|
|IPL Team||Royal Challengers Bangalore|
Net Worth & Income
|Income/Salary||85K – 90K per Month from TV shows|
|Net Worth||Above the 20+ Crore|
|Sources of Income||From TV shows, Web series, Music Videos, Films, Ads etc…|
A full list of Tejasswi Prakash Wayangankar TV shows/TV serials, Web series, Music videos & Movies is given below. Checkout:
|2020||School College Ani Life||Indu||Marathi|
TV Shows List
|2013–2014||Sanskaar — Dharohar Apnon Ki|
|2015–2016||Swaragini – Jodein Rishton Ke Sur|
|2016||Box Cricket League 2|
|2017||Pehredaar Piya Ki|
|2017–2018||Rishta Likhenge Hum Naya|
|2018||Swisswale Dulhania Le Jayenge 2|
|2019||Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka|
|2019||Shaadi Ho Toh Aisi|
|2020||Khatron Ke Khiladi 10|
|2020||Ladies vs Gentlemen|
|2021–present||Bigg Boss 15|
Special Appearances in TV Shows
|2013||Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon||Guest (as Dhara)|
|2014||Beintehaa||Guest (as Dhara)|
|2015||Comedy Nights with Kapil||Guest (as Ragini)|
|2015–2016||Sasural Simar Ka||Guest (as Ragini)|
|2016||Krishnadasi||Guest (as Ragini)|
|2016||Balika Vadhu||Guest (as Ragini)|
|2016||Ishq Ka Rang Safed||Guest (as Ragini)|
|2016||Thapki Pyar Ki||Guest (as Ragini)|
|2016||Udaan||Guest (as Ragini)|
|2016||Comedy Nights Live||Guest|
|2016||Comedy Nights Bachao||Guest|
|2019||Ace Of Space 2||Guest|
|2019||Kitchen Champion 5||Episodic|
|2020||Bigg Boss 13||Guest|
|2021||Chala Hawa Yeu Dya||Guest|
Web Series List
|2019||Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka||Mishti Khanna||Voot|
Music Vidoes List
|2020||Ae Mere Dil||Abhay Jodhpurkar|
|2021||Mera Pehla Pyaar||Javed Ali, Nikhita Gandhi|
Awards & Achievements
|2015||Indian Telly Awards||Best Actress In Negative Role (Popular)||Swaragini – Jodein Rishton Ke Sur||Nominated|
|2018||Gold Awards||Best Actor Female (Popular)||Karn Sangini||Nominated|
|2019||Gold Awards||Best Actor Female Popular (OTT)||Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka||Nominated|
Family & Boyfriend
|Parents||Father: Prakash Wayangankar (Engineer)|
Mother: Name Not Known
|Sibling||Brother: Pratik Wayangankar|
(Engineer MazikGlobal Inc. Park Ridge in Illinois, US)
Instagram, YouTube, Contact Details & Social Media
Tejasswi is very active on all social media platforms. She has more than 3.5m followers on her official Instagram account. She uses her Instagram account to post her videos and hot photos and promote many brands’ products.
Tejasswi has a lot of love for classical music, so she took training in Indian classical music for almost four years.
She got recognition in the Indian TV industry with the TV serial, ‘Sanskaar- Dharohar Apnon Ki’ in 2013.
She loves to eat street food and she is a non-vegetarian.
In 2017, her TV serial, ‘Pehredaar Piya Ki’ received huge criticism for portraying the married life of a 9 years old boy and an 18 years old girl.