Prachi Desai is an Indian actress with a net worth of $4 Million, (33 Crores INR). She is a former television actress who earned mainstream success after portraying Bani Jai Walia and Anamika Dixit in the Indian soap opera, Kasamh Se. She had a recurring role in the series from 2006 to 2008.
Desai is one of the well-known celebrities in Hindi cinema and bagged various hit films and shows throughout her acting career. Besides her thriving television career, Prachi tried her hand at films by appearing in her first movie Rock On!! in 2008.
During her career, Prachi got a chance to work with some high-profile Indian actors including Ajay Devgn, Sanjay Dutt, Priyanka Chopra, Kangana Ranaut, Shahid Kapoor, Emraan Hashmi, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, John Abraham, and Farhan Akhtar.
Prachi Desai’s Net Worth?
|3 Crore INR
Prachi Desai was born on September 12, 1988, in Surat, Gujarat, India, to father Niranjan Desai and mother Ameeta Desai. Prachi grew up with her older sister Esha Desai.
In terms of education, she enrolled at St. Joseph Convent School, in Panchgani, before enrolling at a school in Surat. Upon her high school graduation, Prachi moved to Pune where she attended Sinhgad Technical Education Society for a short period. Soon, she dropped out of college after developing a passion for acting.
Prachi Desai Net Worth Growth
|Last 5 Years
Prachi Desai Career
Desai got her first acting role in Ekta Kapoor’s soap opera, Kasamh Se which began airing in 2006. She earned a lead role as Bani opposite Ram Kapoor in that series in which her performance was well praised.
Prachi was selected to play the double character of Bani Jai Walia And Anamika Dixit after her pictures were sent to the famous TV producer Ekta Kapoor. At this time, Desai was just 17 years old and that role became the turning point of her career. In 2008 Desai eventually quit the show and won numerous awards such as the Indian Telly Award among others.
In September 2007, Desai teamed up with choreographer Deepak Singh and entered season two of “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa”. She didn’t last long on the show and was eliminated from Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa in November of that year. Luckily, she entered the show via wildcard entry and wound up winning the reality show. She was also seen on Star Puls’ TV show Kasauti Zindagi Ki.
Following her success in television roles, Prachi entered the film industry in 2008. She made her film debut as Sakshi in Abhishek Kapoor’s film Rock On!! alongside Arjun Rampal, and Farhan Akhtar, among others. Prachi received a Filmfare Award nomination for Best Female Debut in the film.
In 2009, she appeared alongside Tusshar Kapoor and his wife Genelia D’Souza in the film Life Partner. Her popularity grew further when she had a role in the superhit movie “Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai” in 2010. She won Best Supporting Actress at the IIFA Award along with receiving a Filmfare Award nomination.
After appearing in the 2012 film Teri Meri Kahaani, Desai had a lead role in “Bol Bachchan” opposite Abhishek Bachchan. The film became the blockbuster of Prachi’s acting career and earned her great fame. She next appeared in the 2013 film “I, Me Aur Main” and then in “Policegiri” opposite Sanjay Dutt.
In 2016, the actress was seen as Naureen alongside Emraan Hashmi in the film “Azhar”. She reprised her character in “Rock On 2” which was released at the end of 2016.
Prachi Desai Biography
|Date of Birth
|September 12, 1988
|Surat, Gujarat, India
|5 ft 4 in (162.5 cm)
|54 kg (119 lbs)
Prachi is also a model who worked for numerous brands. She appeared in commercials for big names including Lux Lyra Leggings, Wheel, Prateek Group, Neutrogena, Pureit Marvella RO, and Nyle. In 2011, Desai found herself the face of the Gili Signature after serving as a brand ambassador for Goa Tourism and Neutrogena.
Prachi amassed over 4 million followers on Instagram where she endorses brands like Tasty Treat, Julie, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, M·A·C Cosmetics, Real Is A Diamond, Myntra, Sahil Kochhar, OnePlus, Estée Lauder, Clinique, and Avon.
In 2014 she was featured as an item girl in a music video “Awari” which was included in the film Ek Villain. Then in 2021, Desai appeared in Yasser Desai’s music video for the song titled “Rihaee”.
Prachi Desai Favorite Things
|Reading, Yoga, Dancing, & Sketching
|Ryan Gosling, Shahid Kapoor & Arjun Rampal
|Kangana Ranaut, Julia Robert & Audrey Heppburn
|White, Pink & Blue
|Tata Harrier & BMW 3 Series
|Pizza, Cheese Risotto & Chocolate Mud Cake
|Kashmir & GOA
Prachi Desai Net Worth
Prachi Desai’s net worth in Indian rupees is estimated to be 33 Crores. She garnered that vast chunk of money from her television and film career. Her appearance in the television series Kasamh Se led her to achieve a lot in showbiz. Prachi’s per-episode salary is roughly to be 2.5 Lakh rupees.
Since her breakthrough, she continued to appear in one big project after another. Desai earned fame in the film industry through her outstanding performance in the 2012 movie Bol Bachchan. Prachi Desai’s per movie salary is reportedly 1 Crore INR.
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