Here we share her biography along with some of the interesting facts about her:
Early Life – The Background
34 years old Kishwar Merchant was born on February 18, 1981 in Mumbai. She was brought up in the same city and even completed her education here. As a kid, Kishwar was quite a naughty child. Her nicknames – Mammu, Kish and Kiki.
She Started Her Career in Modeling
She started modeling when she was in school. Next, she was seen in various magazine photo shoots. She has done modeling for many popular brands in the market. Though her parents are not from the same industry, they always supported Kishwar in all her endeavors.
She Got Hip Hip Hurray When She Was in College
Kishwar was studying in her college when he was offered the role of “Nonie” in the serial “Hip Hip Hurray”. The serial Hip Hip Hurray which aired on Zee TV in 1998 was one of the most watched serials by the college going as well as school going children. Moreover, Nonie was considered as super hot by boys and girls alike.
Kishwar Merchant has acted in more than 30 serials in her career of 17 years including some of the popular TV serials of all time. Here is a complete filmography of all her TV serials from the first till the last.
1998 Hip Hip Hurray
2000-01 Babul Ki Duwayen Leti Jaa
2001-02 Des Mein Niklla Hoga Chand
2001-03 Kutumb Swati Sony TV
2001-05 Kasautii Zindagii Kay
2002 Dhadkan Dr. Aditi Sony TV
2002-06 Piya Ka Ghar Malini Zee TV
2003-04 Hatim Rubina Star Plus
2004 Khichdi Rambha STAR Plus
2004 Sarabhai vs Sarabhai
2004-06 Reth Dr. Daakshi Zee TV
2005 Instant Khichdi Rambha
2006-09 Kashmakash Zindagi Ki
2007-08 Meri Awaz Ko Mil Gayi
2008-09 Miley Jab Hum Tum
2009-10 Namak Haraam
2010-11 Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahaani
2012 Chhoti Bahu- Sawar Ke Rang
2012 Arjun (TV series)
2012-13 Amrit Manthan
2012-13 Best friends Forever?
2013 Hongey Judaa Na Hum
2013 SuperCops vs Supervillains Super Villain
2014 Madhubala Ek Ishq Ek Junoon
2014 Ek Hasina Thi
2014-present Akbar Birbal
2014- Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan
2014–Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyaar
Kishwer Merchant’s Relationship with Hiten Paintal
Kishwer Merchant met Hiten in 2004. The couple went steady for almost 4 years but finally decided to go separate ways in 2008. The two hardly talk with each other but are still friends. Recently, when Hiten Paintal was contacted to comment on Kishwer’s stint in the house, this is what he had to say –
“Though she will always be a dear friend, I rarely speak with her. But, I wish her all the best for her stint in the Bigg Boss house. I can’t say whether she will go into the finals or not but she will definitely keep people entertained!.”
Kishwer Merchant and Suyyash Rai
Kishwer and Suyyash met on the sets of ‘Pyaar Ki Ek Kahaani’ and have been dating each other since then. It’s been 5 years and the couple is still going strong. Together the couple is often addressed as ‘SuKish’ by their fans. They have also done an album together titled Khushnuma. Although, initially their family had issues wit teir relationship since Kishwar is 7 years older than Suyyash, everything seems to be fine now. The couple is planning to tie the marriage knot next February.