Neha Saxena will soon be seen shaking legs with Shakti Arora in the upcoming dance reality show Nach Baliye 7. Being popular, both the TV actors are expected to create quite a stir in the show like Gurmeet – Debina, Jay Bhanushali – Mahi Vijj, Ritwik Dhanjani and Asha Negi in the previous seasons. Though, the highest paid couple in this season is Upen Patel and Karishma Tanna, we are sure that Neha Saxena along with Shaki Arora is going to rock the stage with their powerful moves.
Here we share some of the lesser known facts about Neha Saxena
Air Hostess Turned Actress
Neha Saxena was born on April 24, 1990 in Agra. Yes, today is her birthday! She did her diploma in aviation and started working as an air hostess. Acting happened accidentally to her. It all started when producer Shashi Mittal of Sumeet Shashi Productions spotted her while travelling on one of the flights, and suggested her to come for an audition for their upcoming serial.
Saajan Ghar Jaana Hai Was Her Debut Serial
Neha was selected in the audition and this is how she bagged the role of the main lead in Sumeet Shashi Productions’ Saajan Ghar Jaana Hai. Though she has no training in acting, she could carry the role of Dhaani Ambar Raghuvaanshi very well. The serial was aired in 2009. This is how Neha became an actress from air hostess purely by accident.
The Role of Mauli in Tere Liye Made Her Famous
Next, Neha Saxena was approached to play the role of Mauli in Balaji Telefilms’ Tere Liye where she was paired opposite Rajat Tokas (Robindo Ganguly) and then Shakti Arora (Taposh). This role made her famous in the Tele WORLD. Her acting was well appreciated and so was her chemistry with her co-stars. Besides, she also did episodic role in Fear Files.
She Was Last Seen in Sony TV’s Amita Ka Amit
Last she was seen in Sony TV’s Amita Ka Amit where she essayed the role of Preity, a supporting character. After Amita Ka Amit, Neha will now be showing us her dance moves with her baliye Shakti Arora in Nach Baliye 7.
Besides, TV serials, Neha also did commercial advertisements for various brands. She has done ads for popular brands such as Ranbaxy Vollini, Lux Soap and Domino’s Pizza. In addition, she also shared space with Deepika Padukone in Marico’s Parachute Advansed Hair Oil Ad.
Neha Saxena and Shakti Arora
Neha Saxena and Shakti Arora met on the sets of Tere Liye in 2010. They soon became friends and their friendship then blossomed into love after 2 years. Dating each other for a period of 2 years they then felt it was the time to take their relationship to the next level, and soon they got engaged. Their roka ceremony took place in June 2014 in Mumbai’s Goregaon Sports Complex where only family and friends were invited. Since it was a private affair none of the industrywallahs were seen.
The two are really going strong in their relationship, and viewers seem to have great expectations from the couple in the upcoming Nach Baliye 7.