Pragya Jaiswal is an Indian actress and model who predominantly appears in Telugu films and also worked in Hindi and Tamil films. She is known for her role as Sita in the Telugu film Kanche, which earned her several prestigious awards including SIIMA Awards For Best Debutant Actress and Filmfare Awards South for Best Female Debut. She’s also credited for her appearances in such movies as Gunturodu, Nakshatram, Jaya Janaki Nayaka, Achari America Yatra, and Kurukshetra.
Pragya Jaiswal Biography
Pragya Jaiswal was born on 12th of January 1991, in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India. She is currently 31 years old.
|Birth Name||Pragya Jaiswal|
|Birthdate||January 12, 1991|
|Birthplace||Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India|
|Ethnicity||Indian / Marathi|
Family and Education
Unfortunately, not much is known about her parents. She has a sister named Pranjul Jaiswal.
Pragya earned her Law degree from Symbiosis Law School, Symbiosis University, Pune in 2012.
Pragya Jaiswal Personal Life
Due to her low profile, not much is known in terms of Pragya’s private life.
|Height||Feet – 5 feet 7 inches|
Centimeters – 170 cm
Meters – 1.7 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 58 kg|
Pounds – 127 lbs
|Distinctive Features||Smile dimples|
Pragya made her acting debut in a Tamil and Telugu bilingual film, ‘Virattu/Dega’ in 2014 followed by her Hindi debut with Titoo MBA in 2014.
She hasn’t been a cast of any TV serials yet.
Pragya Jaiswal has featured on a number of TV commercials including Dove Shampoo, Reliance Digital, FBB (Fashion at Big Bazaar), Dabur Vatika Anti-dandruff shampoo, Millennium Hypermarket for Dubai and UAE, Ensure Health Drink and Malabar Gold Jewelry, etc.
She is currently the Brand Ambassador for South India Shopping mall.
- Actors – Allu Arjun, Akkineni Nagarjuna
- Actresses – Anushka Shetty, Madhuri Dixit
- Colors – Red, Black, and White
Pragya Jaiswal Facts
While studying in college, she began her modeling career and participated in various beauty pageants.
In 2008, she contested in the Femina Miss India pageant and eventually won the titles of Miss Fresh Face, Miss Dancing Queen, and Miss Friend of Earth.
On January 22, 2014, she received the Symbiosis Sanskritik Puraskar for her achievement in the field of art and culture.
She won numerous accolades for her role in the film Kanche including Filmfare 2016 – Best Debut Female (Telugu), SIIMA 2016 – Best Debutant Female (Telugu), Zee Telugu Apsara Award for “Find Of The Year”, 18th Ugadi Puraskaralu Awards – Best Debut Actress and CineMAA Awards 2016 – Best Female Debut.
In 2018, she appeared in movies such as Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy, Achari America Yatra, Sangham, and SSSJ.
She won the T. S. R TV9 Speial appearance Award for her guest role in the movie, Jaya Janaki Nayaka (2018) in 2018.