Chaudhary celebrating Diwali in 2020
|Born||2 August 1983|
|Other names||Uvika Choudhary|
Yuvika Chaudhary (born 2 August 1983) is an Indian actress who has appeared in Bollywood films such as Om Shanti Om, Summer 2007 and Toh Baat Pakki!. In 2009, she also acted in a Kannada movie, Maleyali Jotheyali, in a lead role opposite Ganesh. In 2015, she was a contestant in Colors TV's reality show Bigg Boss 9. In 2019, she participated in the dance reality show Nach Baliye with her husband Prince Narula and emerged as the winner.
Early life[edit | edit source]
Career[edit | edit source]
Chaudhary participated in Zee Cine Stars Ki Khoj in 2004. This led to an acting assignment for the popular TV serial Astitva...Ek Prem Kahani, in which she played Aastha. In 2006, she also appeared in Himesh Reshammiya's Music Video for the song "Wada Tainu" from the album Aap Kaa Surroor. She also appeared in a Coca-Cola advertisement opposite Kunal Kapoor. Farah Khan took notice of her and gave her a Bollywood break in Om Shanti Om (2007).
She later did films like Summer 2007 and Toh Baat Pakki. In 2011, she appeared in Naughty @ 40, her first role as a lead actress opposite Govinda, and in Khap opposite Manoj Pahwa. In Enemmy (2013), she acted opposite Kay Kay Menon.
Chaudhary made her comeback to television with Life OK's show Dafa 420 but was later replaced by Madhurima Tuli. In 2015, she took part in the reality TV show Bigg Boss 9. In 2018, she was seen in Zee TV's Kumkum Bhagya as Tina. She was also seen in an episode of Laal Ishq as Shikha opposite Prince Narula.
Personal life[edit | edit source]
Chaudhari dated actor Vipul Roy for ten years. Chaudhary met Prince Narula during Bigg Boss 9. He proposed to her on 14 February 2018 and they got engaged. They were married on 12 October 2018 in Mumbai.
Filmography[edit | edit source]
Films[edit | edit source]
|2000||Phir Bhi Dil Hai||Ajay Bakshi's fan||Hindi|
|2007||Om Shanti Om||Dolly Arora (Kamini's daughter and OK's friend)|
|2008||Summer 2007||Priyanka / Pepsi|
|2010||Toh Baat Pakki!||Nisha (as Uvika Choudhary)||Hindi|
|2011||Naughty @ 40||Gauri|
|2013||Enemmy||Priya; Naeem's wife|
|Daddy Cool Munde Fool||Rinki||Punjabi|
|Yaaran Da Katchup||Punjabi|
|2018||Veerey Ki Wedding||Inspector Rani Chaudhary||Hindi|
|2019||S P Chauhan||Hindi|
|2020||Sab Kushal Mangal||Hindi|
Television[edit | edit source]
|2004||India's Best Cinestars Ki Khoj||Contestant||Along with Divyanka Tripathi, Shraddha Arya & Vipul Roy|
|2005||Astitva...Ek Prem Kahani||Aastha||Supporting role; Dead|
|2015||Dafa 420||Anusha||Supporting role|
|Bigg Boss 9||Contestant||Entered Day 1, Evicted Day 28|
|2016||Darr Sabko Lagta Hai||Riya||Episodic role|
|Comedy Classes||Guest||Along with Sonali Raut|
|Yeh Vaada Raha||Guest||Cameo appearance|
|Amma||Rehana Sheikh||Lead role|
|2017||MTV Splitsvilla 10||Guest||Along with Prince Narula|||
|2018||Kumkum Bhagya||Tina, Rahul's former fiancé||Special Guest Appearance Along with Vishal Singh, Rhea Sharma and Dolly Sohi|
|Laal Ishq||Shikha||Along with Prince Narula|
|MTV Love School 3||Guest|
|MTV Ace Of Space 1|
|2019||Kitchen Champion 5||Contestant|
|Nach Baliye 9||Winner|||
|MTV Ace Of Space 2||Guest|
Music videos[edit | edit source]
|2017||Hello Hello||Prince Narula||With Prince Narula|||
|2019||Goldy Golden||Star Boy LOC|
References[edit | edit source]
- "Varanasi Chaudhary dances the night away with beau Prince Narula and other TV celebs; watch video". India Today. 2 August 2018. Retrieved 16 May 2019.
- "Inside Prince Narula and Yuvika Chaudhary's wedding". The Indian Express.
- "Om Shanti Om girl Yuvika Chaudhary in Toh Baat Pakki". Sify. Archived from the original on 3 April 2015. Retrieved 17 February 2010.
- "Toh Baat Pakki". Times of India. Retrieved 27 March 2010.
- "Yuvika Chaudhary to participate in Bigg Boss 9". Indian Express. 12 October 2015.
- "Nach Baliye 9 finale highlights: Prince Narula-Yuvika Chaudhary lift trophy". Indian Express.
- "प्रिंस नरूला की 'क्वीन' बनीं बड़ौत की युविका चौधरी". Dainik Jagran (in हिन्दी). 13 October 2018. Retrieved 16 May 2019.
- "पापा गांव में ढूंढते रह गए दूल्हा, बेटी ने मॉडल ब्वॉयफ्रेंड से कर ली सगाई". Dainik Bhaskar (in हिन्दी). 24 January 2018. Retrieved 16 May 2019.
- "अंगदपुर जौहड़ी तक खिंचा चला आया बॉलीवुड". Amar Ujala (in हिन्दी). 11 December 2020. Retrieved 11 January 2021.
- "Bigg Boss 9: Yuvika Chaudhary Eliminated, Says 'It's a Challenging Life'". NDTV. 9 November 2015.
- "Yuvika Chaudhary, Vishal Singh and Rhea Sharma recreate Kuch Kuch Hota Hai scene in Kumkum Bhagya". The Times of India. Retrieved 19 August 2018.
- "Prince and Yuvika to romance on screen in Laal Ishq". The Times of India. Retrieved 19 August 2018.
- "Did you know Yuvika Choudhary dated this guy for ten years before meeting Prince Narula?". India Today. 29 August 2018. Retrieved 12 July 2019.
- "Prince Narula and Yuvika Chaudhary are engaged". The Indian Express.
- "Prince Narula and Yuvika Chaudhary get married in a grand ceremony!". India Today.
- "Yuvika Chaudhary And Prince Narula Wedding: A Famous Designer Will Design Her Bridal Lehenga". BollywoodShaadis. Retrieved 27 November 2018.
- "Prince Narula and Yuvika Choudhary to officially appear as a couple on Splitsvilla X". 26 November 2017.
- "Prince Narula, Yuvika Chaudhary release duet Hello Hello". Indian Express. 17 May 2017.
- "Burnout Video: Prince Narula & Yuvika Choudhary's Chemistry Is Unmissable". MissMalini. 15 September 2018. Retrieved 18 September 2018.