Born on 4th August 1986, at Nagaon (Assam), Rashmi Desai aka Divya Desai is an Indian Actress, Fashion model, television presenter and dancer. She has acted in various Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Manipuri and Bhojpuri movies. She is best known for playing the role of Tapasya Thakur (Tappu) in the popular television soap opera, Uttaran on Colors.
Rashami was born in Nagaon to a Gujarati family. She did her schooling from Ulubari High School. Rashami is also a trained Kathak and Bharatnatyam dancer.
Rashmi got her first break in Ravan on Zee TV followed by Meet Mila Dea Rabba on Sony TV. She acted in an Assamese Movie called “Kanyadaan” directed by Munin Baruah. Her Hindi filmography includes “Ye lamhe Judai Ke” and “Dabangg 2”
Rashmi won a number of awards for her tremendous Acting in various TV Programs. Recently she won the title of “Most Entertaining Face on TV” at the “19th Lions Gold Awards” ceremony. To date, she has Nominated in 24 Awards and won 20 Awards in various categories.
In a TV show, her mother revealed that Rashami was a very naughty kid in the house and that despite her mother being a teacher by profession Rashmi was not very fond of studying as a kid.
Rashi Desai’s Filmography
- Dabangg 2 (Hindi)(2013)
- Yeh Lamhe Judaai Ke
- Kanyadaan (Assamese)
- Kab Hoi Gauna Hammar (Bhojpuri)
- Pyar Jab Kehu Se Hoi Jala (Bhojpuri) (2008)
- Balma Bada Naadan (Bhojpuri)
- Bambai Ki Laila Chapra Ka Chaila (Bhojpuri)
- Tohse Pyar Ba (Bhojpuri)
TV shows by Rashmi Desai
- Raavan Pari Hoon Main
- Meet Mila De Rabba
- Ssshhhh…Phir Koi Hai
- Comedy Ka Maha Muqabala
- Kahani Comedy Circus Ki
- Haunted Nights
- Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5
- Comedy Circus 3
- Big Boss – S13