Dipika Kakar (born 6 August 1986) is an Indian television actress. She is known for playing the role of Simar Prem Bharadwaj in Sasural Simar Ka. Kakar was a contestant in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa season 8. In 2017 she was participating in the Nach Baliye 8 along with Shoaib Ibrahim. She is currently playing Sneha in Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu
Kakar started her acting career in TV with the role of Lakshmi in the mythological show Neer Bhare Tere Naina Devi, After that, she appeared in Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo as Rekha. In 2011, she appeared in the lead role of Simar Prem Bharadwaj in Sasural Simar Ka. She was a contestant in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 8. Dipika quits Sasural Simar Ka in 2017. Most recently, she is appearing in reality show Entertainment Ki Raat on Colors TV.
Kakar was married to Raunak Samson for two years and divorced him in January 2015. However, after Sasural Simar Ka, Dipika realised the importance of Shoaib in her life so they both fixed a date for their marriage/ nikkah.
|2008-09||Apna Pyaar Kya Hai||Rani||Star Plus||Debut Show|
|2010||Neer Bhare Tere Naina Devi||Lakshmi||Imagine TV|||
|2010–11||Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo||Rekha||Zee TV||Lali's sister|
|2011–17||Sasural Simar Ka||Simar Prem Bharadwaj||Colors TV||Lead role|
|2012||Kairi — Rishta Khatta Meetha||Simar Prem Bharadwaj||In a week long crossover episodes|
|2014||Beintehaa||Simar Prem Bharadwaj||In Eid Special episode as Aaliya's friend|
|2015||Shastri Sisters||Simar Prem Bharadwaj||In a Holi Special Crossover episode|
|2014||Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7||Guest||Guest with Toral Rasputra|
|2015||Comedy Nights with Kapil||Guest (To Promote Jhalak)||Along with other contestants|
|2015||Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 8||Participant||Eliminated 2nd week - 26 July 2015|
|2015, 2016||Swaragini - Jodein Rishton Ke Sur||Simar Prem Bharadwaj||In 6 Crossover episodes|
|2016||Balika Vadhu||Simar Prem Bharadwaj||In a Crossover episode|
|2017||Nach Baliye 9||Herself||Star Plus||Contestant|
|2017||Dance Ki Takkar 6||Herself||Star Plus||Contestant|
|2017||Koi Laut Ke Aaya Hai||Herself||Star Plus|
|2017||Bigg Boss 11||Guest||Colors TV|
|2017–present||Entertainment Ki Raat||Herself|
|2018–present||Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu||Sneha Vishal Singh||Star Plus||Lead Role|
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- Most Fit Actress Female - Boroplus Gold Awards 2015
- Best Actress in a lead role (critics) - Boroplus Gold Awards 2016
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Trending stories on Indian Lifestyle, Culture, Relationships, Food, Travel, Entertainment, News & New Technology News. Retrieved on 8 July 2017.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Team, Tellychakkar. Warm birthday wishes to Sara Khan and Dipika Samson. Retrieved on 8 July 2017.
- ↑ Daily soaps are far from reality: Dipika Samson - Times of India. Retrieved on 8 July 2017.
- ↑ Deepika Samson from air hostess to actress - Times of India. Retrieved on 8 July 2017.
- ↑ "'B-Wood's not hot' says Dipika Samson". The Times of India. 21 April 2011. http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/tv/B-Woods-not-hot-says-Dipika-Samson/articleshow/8047534.cms.
- ↑ "'Devi' Dipika now cast as Laali's sister". tellychakkar.com. http://www.tellychakkar.com/tv/tv-news/devi-dipika-now-cast-laalis-sister.
- ↑ "Dipika Samson’s marriage on the rocks". The Times of India. 4 January 2012. http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/hindi/tv/news-interviews/Dipika-Samsons-marriage-on-the-rocks/articleshow/11350971.cms.
- ↑ "I said yes to Entertainment Ki Raat in five seconds: Dipika Kakar" (in en-US). The Indian Express. 2017-12-07. http://indianexpress.com/article/entertainment/television/dipika-kakar-i-said-yes-to-entertainment-ki-raat-in-five-seconds-4972340/.
- ↑ "Sasural Simar Ka's Dipika Kakar Reveals Details of Real-Life Love Story". ndtv.com. 23 June 2016. http://movies.ndtv.com/television/sasural-simar-kas-dipika-kakar-reveals-details-of-real-life-love-story-1422602. Retrieved 12 October 2016.
- ↑ Team, Tellychakkar. Dipika Samson "packs dabba" for her boyfriend Shoaib Ibrahim. Retrieved on 8 July 2017.
- ↑ "Dipika Kakar quits Sasural Simar Ka. Who will play the next fly?". The Indian Express. 11 January 2017. http://indianexpress.com/article/entertainment/television/dipika-kakar-sasural-simar-ka-quits-goodbye-4469153/. Retrieved 19 May 2017.
- ↑ 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa' Season 8: Dipika Samson aka Simar of 'Sasural Simar Ka' and 'Roar' Actress Nora Fatehi to Participate. Ibtimes.co.in (2015-05-12). Retrieved on 2015-05-26.
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