Vishakha Singh is an Indian filmmaker and actress best known for her work in Tamil and Hindi films. She first gained fame for her role as Pritilata Waddedar in the 2010 Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey adventure film, which earned her a Stardust Award nomination. She then gained fame and recognition for her acting roles in such films as Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya, Fukrey, Motorcycle Diaries and Fukrey Returns. In addition to acting, she also produces films through her production company Lokaa Entertainment. She also works in her father's company and owns a software company that recently launched Iconic Bot, the first multilingual celebrity fan management tool in India.
Actress, Producer, Entrepreneur
Anniversary / Date of birth
Vishakha Singh was born on May 5, 1986 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
She is currently 32 years old.
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Indian / Asian
Vishakha Singh attended the Indian School of Abu Dhabi (ADIS) and graduated from Delhi Public School.
She earned her business degree from the University of Delhi and then studied advertising and public relations at the University of Delhi.
Father – Jitendra Singh (Venture Capitalist)
Mother – Unknown
Brothers and sisters – Unknown
Vishakha would have been visiting archaeologist Vikrant Rao for years.
Vishakha Singh made her film debut as a Sarangi in the 2007 film Telugu Gnaapakam. Although the film did not do well at the box office, she did land a lead in Pidichirukku, a romantic drama in Tamil, in 2008.
In 2008, she made her debut in Hindi, performing Esha Singh in humorous film Humsey Hai Jahaan alongside Mashhoor Amrohi and Jackie Shroff. Her debut in Kannada took place in 2010, when she was chosen Mahi Shyam in the Antharathma family drama.
Vishakha had her first appearance in the Hindi film Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey (2010), for which she was nominated for the Stardust Award for her outstanding performance.
In addition to her acting career, she has also enjoyed success as an entrepreneur who owns a production house and other businesses. She launched an e-commerce company called Red Polka in 2014, which sells a wide range of women's clothing and accessories. She also owns a technology company called Vicit Infot Tech Pvt. Ltd and in 2015, she launched Thappad.com, a social media application aimed at evaluating the company's trends. Her equity is currently unavailable, however, she must have made a fortune as an actress and business. She would inherit an immense wealth from her father, who is himself a businessman.
She spent most of her childhood in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, and then moved to India, where she completed her graduate studies and started her acting career.
As a child, she wanted to become a teacher, but her destiny had other ideas.
She works part-time in the venture capital company of her father's Dubai-based company.
After graduating from university, she began her modeling career in 2007 and worked on some commercial television and print projects.
In May 2015, Vishakha was invited to be part of the jury of the largest independent film festival of Italian and European directors in Rome, the Rome Independent Film Festival (RIFF).
She founded Lokaa Entertainment in 2016, a production company based in Mumbai that produces and distributes films. His production company co-produced the award-winning film at the National Award 2016, Onaatah, directed by Pradip Kurbah.
Vishakha is also one of the members of the committee of Srishti Madurai.
In 2017, she won the Women Entrepreneur Quest 2017, an annual competition organized by the Department of Science and Technology of the Government of India and Anitab.org.