Jamai Raja Serial on Zee TV is creating quite a buzz ever since it started last year. No, not because the producer of the serial is Akshay Kumar, but because of its unusual plot, and stellar performances by the star cast.
Know the entire star cast of Jamai Raja Serial, Their Real Name as Well as their Background
Achint Kaur as the Saasu Maa – Durgadevi Patel
Last seen in 2 States as Krish’s aunt, Achint Kaur is a popular face in the Tele industry. She started her career in 1994 with Banegi Apni Baat, and was also seen in DD’s Swabhimaan (as Soha) directed by Mahesh Bhatt where Kitu Gidwani was the main lead. However, she rose to fame as the carefree Kamiya of Sony TV’s popular TV serial Saaya. It also starred big names such as Manasi Joshi Roy, R. Madhavan, Anup Soni, Karan Oberoi and Nitesh Pandey in lead roles. Besides, she is widely known for being an antagonist in Ekta Kapoor’s Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi (Mandira Kapadia) and Kahani Ghar Ghar Kii (Pallavi Aggarwal)
Ravi Dubey as the Jamai – Siddharth Khurana
Though Ravi started his career in 2006, he was recognized only in 2010 after playing the lead role of Tej Prakash Chaturvedi in Sony TV’s Saas Bina Sasural. In 2012, he paired along with Sumona Chakravarti in Kahani Comedy Circus Ki. A year later, he hosted two widely popular reality TV shows – India’s Dancing Super Star and MasterChef India 3. In the same year, he paired with Sana Saeed (little Anjali of Kuch Kuch Hota Hai Fame) for Yeh Hai Aashiqui’s episode 16 and 17. He is married to Sargun Mehta, a TV actress known for her role in 12/24 Karol Bagh.
Nia Sharma as the Beti, the Jamai Raja’s Wife – Roshni Patel
Nia stands at no. 7 position in Eastern Eye’s Most Sexiest Asian Woman list of 2014 where she beats some of the Bollywood A Listers like Sonam Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor. You may wonder the reason of her popularity? Well, Thanks to the soap opera Ek Hazaro Mei Meri Behna Hai where she plays the lead role of Manvi opposite Kushal Tandon of Bigg Boss fame. Extremely sexy and gorgeous, she is also one of the models in Telly Calendar 2015.
Apara Mehta as Nani – The Saasu Maa’s Mother
The face needs no introduction – She is widely known for her role Savita Virani in Ekta Kapoor’s widely popular serial Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi where she was mom to Mihir Virani and mom-in-law to Tulsi Virani aks Smriti Irani, our HRD Minister now. Seen in various TV serials as well as Films (Devdas, Chori Chori Chupk, Chupke), she is also a theatre artist. She is married to popular artist Darshan Jariwala but they have been living separately from long.
Indraneel Bhattacharya as The Jamai’s Father – Mr. Raj Khurana
Indraneel earlier was seen in Star Plus’ Sasural Genda Phool and Life Ok’s Gustakh Dil. In Gustakh Dil, he played the role of Inder Bhardwaj. Here, in Jamai Raja, he plays the perfect father which many of the youngsters desire – Carefree, fun-loving, witty and also very rich with a big heart.
Shruti Ulfat as Jamai Raja’s Mother – Mrs. Simran Khurana
Currently seen as Jamai Raja’s cheerful mother in Zee TV, Shruti played the mother to Jay Soni in Sasural Genda Phool. She has done few films including Raaz. Along with Jamai Raja, Shruti is also doing Mahakumbh. She is the wife of theatre activist Alok Ulfat.
Gautam Sharma As Bablu Chacha
Gautam was seen playing the role of Dushyant in Star One’s Shakuntala! Here in the serial he is Roshni’s confidante.
Darpan Srivastava as Kesar Chacha
Delnaaz Paul as Resham Chachi
From Sweetu of Kal Ho Na Ho to Mrs. Jojo of Bhootnath, Delnaz has done small roles in many Bollywood films. Besides, she is a popular face on TV in fictional as well as reality TV Shows. She was seen in Nach Baliye with her ex husband Rajiv Paul. She was also in Bigg Boss 6 where Rajiv too was a participant.