An Indian actress who has found success in Hindi television, Dipika Kakar Ibrahim was born on August 6, 1986. She is famous for her roles as Sonakshi in Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum and Simar in Sasural Simar Ka.
In 2018, she won Bigg Boss 12, a reality television competition. Furthermore, she appeared in the eighth season of the reality show Nach Baliye.
Dipika Kakar Early life
On August 6, 1986, Dipika entered the world in Pune, India. Kakar passed her high school exams given by the Central Board of Secondary Education and went on to earn her bachelor’s degree from the University of Mumbai.
Soon after graduating, she began her nearly three-year career as a flight attendant with Jet Airways. She had to leave her job to focus on her health, so she went into show business instead.
Dipika Kakar Career
Kakar spent the first three years of her professional life in the airline industry in Mumbai. The next year, in 2010, she made her television debut in the role of Lakshmi in Neer Bhare Tere Naina Devi. After that, she played Rekha in Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo.
As Simar Bhardwaj in Colors TV’s Sasural Simar Ka, she starred from 2011 until 2017. Kakar took part in the eighth season of the dancing reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa in 2015 as a contestant. Together with Shoaib Ibrahim, she appeared on the eighth season of Star Plus’s Nach Baliye in 2017. The following issue of Entertainment Ki Raat featured her.
Kakar was a contestant on season 12 of Bigg Boss in October 2018. By the end of the season on 30 December 2022, she had shown herself victorious. She played Sonakshi Rastogi alongside Karan Grover on Star Plus’s Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum in 2019 and 2022.
Awards & Achievements
After her time as a flight attendant, Dipika Kakar decided to pursue a career in television. She debuted as Lakshmi on Indian television in the mythological program Neer Bhare Tere Naina Devi and later played the role of Rekha in the film Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo.
She made her breakthrough as Simar Prem Bharadwaj on “Sasural Simar Ka” in 2011. Dipika left the show in 2022, after having participated for six years.
On the eighth season of the dance competition show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, she competed. In 2017, she and her husband, Shoaib Ibrahim, competed in the eighth season of the dancing reality show Nach Baliye. As an added bonus, she was a guest star on Colors TV’s Entertainment Ki Raat.
In 2018, Kakar appeared in a cameo alongside Karishma Tanna and Vivek Dahiya in Ekta Kapoor’s “Qayamat Ki Raat,” playing the part of “Suhasini.” For her first film, Dipika has been cast in JP Dutta’s upcoming Paltan. In 2015, she won the Zee Gold Title for “Most Fit Actress Female,” and in 2016, she won the award for “Best Actress in a Lead Role (critics).
Dipika Kakar Personal Life
Dipika Kakar married fellow airline employee Raunak Samson in 2011. She didn’t tell anyone she was married until she received a divorce in 2015. Reports say that she and Shoaib were so close that it led to their divorce.
On February 22, 2018, Dipika Kakar wed Shoaib Ibrahim, her co-star from the Sasural Simar Ka series. Faiza was her birth name, but she became Faiza Ibrahim after converting to Islam. In a 2018 interview, she made the following statement: ” “O sach hai, Woh hai… Yes, I have, but I don’t think it’s important to discuss the circumstances behind my acts.
This is something I would rather keep private and not discuss in front of the press. I am overjoyed and proud of myself for doing this to improve my own life. This decision was supported by my loved ones, and I had no ill will toward anyone when I made it. My choice is as follows.”
Dipika Kakar Favourites
|Favorite Hobbies||Dancing, Traveling, Reading & Listening to music|
|Favourite Food(s)||Indian Street Food, Panipuri|
|Favorite Actor||Salman Khan|
|Favourite Actress(s)||Madhuri Dixit|
|Favorite Song||“Sathiya Tune Kya Kiya” from “LOVE” (Hindi Movie)|
Dipika Kakar Net Worth, House & Cars
Dipika’s main source of income comes from her modeling, acting, and brand endorsements. When it comes to Indian television, Dipika Kakar is a household name. Her current net worth is a mystery, however, she costs around RS 70,000 every episode.
Together with her spouse, she maintains a home in Mumbai, India. Without knowing exactly how much Dipika earns, we can only assume that she leads a luxury lifestyle.
Frequestions Asked Questions
Is Deepika Kakar a Hindu?
No, she was previously a Hindu but converted to Islam later.
What is The Age of Dipika Kakar?
Dipika Kakar is 35 years old.
Is Raunak Samson Married?
Yes, after divorcing Dipika Kakar, Raunak Samson married Maria Nikhil Samson.
Dipika Kakar Ibrahim was born on August 6, 1986, in Pune, India. She is famous for her roles as Sonakshi and Simar on Hindi television. Kakar was a contestant on season 12 of Bigg Boss in October 2018. She won the Zee Gold Title for ‘Most Fit Actress Female’ in 2015 and ‘Best Actress in a Lead Role’ in 2022.
She was married to Shoaib Ibrahim from Sasural Simar Ka until his divorce. Her net worth is unknown, however, we can only assume that she leads a luxury lifestyle.