Mrunal Thakur is a popular face on Zee TV these days. She is currently essaying the role of Bulbul in Kumkum Bhagya. A girl next door, Bulbul is not only loved by her family, but also by other people around her. She is paired against Arjit Taneja, and their chemistry is well-appreciated by the viewers.
Here we share the complete Biography of Mrunal Thakur
Born on August 1, 1992 in Nagpur, Mrunal is a Marathi mulgi who entered the Tele industry at an early age. She has an elder sister and a younger brother. When her reel sister Pragya (Sriti Jha) was marrying in Kumkum Bhagya, Mrunal’s real sister too was tying knot in real life.
Her debut serial was Star Plus’ Mujhse Kuchh Kehti…Yeh Khamoshiyaan opposite TV actor Mohit Sehgal. Here she essayed the role of Gauri Bhonsle, a modern girl who is born and brought up in London. She goes missing after she arrives in India. In between Kumkum Bhagya and Khamoshiyaan, the actress also did another Star Plus’ show Arjun, a crime fiction show by 4 Lions Films Production. Besides, she also did a show titled Har Yug Mein Ayega Ek Arjun where she essayed the role of Sakshi. Here, she was paired opposite Shaleen Malhotra. However, since her character was going nowhere in the serial she decided to leave the show.
Kumkum Bhagya is Mrunal’s first TV serial with Balaji Telefilms’. She feels fortunate that she was picked up by, none other than the TV Czarina Ekta Kapoor for the role of Bulbul. Mrunal loves portraying the role of Bulbul in the show, a character she can relate with easily. Something which is very common between Bulbul and Mrunal is that, both the onscreen Bulbul and off screen Mrunal are same in many ways. Her look has been adapted from Geet of Jab We Met. On the set she shares a close bond with her co-stars especially her reel sister Pragya aka Sriti Jha and her mother Sarla.
Mrunal has been roped in a Marathi Film which will be produced by Shashi-Sumeet Mittal. They are TV producers who are now producing films too. Their first movie was released recently. Besides this film, Mrunal has been approached for another film. In this film, Mrunal will play a middle-class girl who is very much in love with the French language.
Mrunal Thakur in Nach Baliye 7
Mrunal is one of the contestants in Nach Baliye 7. The girl will be shaking her leg with her beau Sharad Chandra Tripathi. Sharad is a writer who started his career with Balaji Telefilms’. He has written many prominent shows including Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Kasauti Zindaii Kay, Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki, Fear Files, Mrs. Pammi Pyarelal and Haunted Nights. Sharad and Mrunal are going around from quite some time now. Looks like the two are very serious about each other. That is why you can see them going gaga about each other. No wonder, the confident couple is all set to bag the trophy. Will they get the trophy? Aha, only time will tell….