Here are five unknown facts about birthday girl and powerhouse performer Rasika Dugal


Rasika Dugal is an actor who has been known in the media and among the audience for her acting prowess in many films like Qissa, Hamid and Manto along with web series like Humorously Yours, Mirzapur, Made In Heaven and Delhi Crime. The powerhouse performer is also praised among all for her unique sense of style. But there are many facets of Rasika’s life that the audience is still unaware of. So, on her birthday, here is some interesting trivia about the talented actor.

  1. Rasika is surely a fine actor now but that was not her plan initially. Before joining the world of entertainment, she attained a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from Lady Shri Ram College for Women in Delhi in 2004.
  2. When interest in acting rose for Rasika, she enrolled in FTII after her graduation for a postgraduate diploma in the field of acting. There, she was taught by stalwart Naseeruddin Shah and had many of her contemporaries in the college like actor Sayani Gupta.
  3. We all know that Rasika’s performance in the film Hamid was appreciated. And while she garnering the praises, she also received accolades for it like the Best Actor Award at the Rajasthan International Film Festival.
  4. While she is a lead actress now, Rasika started her film career by appearing in character roles in films like John Abraham’s No Smoking and Santosh Sivan's Tahaan among others.
  5. Rasika has explored many mediums as an actor and one of them has been TV. She made her television debut with the show Upanishad Ganga followed by significant roles in shows like Powder and P.O.W. – Bandhi Yudh Ke.

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These are just some of the hidden, interesting facts about the talented Rasika Dugal. We wish the birthday girl many more successes in the future.

(Source: PeepingMoon)