Kritika Kamra (pronounced [krɪʈʰɪkaː kaːmraː]; (born 25 October 1988) is an Indian television actress.[3] She was a contestant on Bigg Boss season 9 in 2015.

One of the most popular television actress, she is best known for playing the roles of Arohi in Kitani Mohabbat Hai and Dr. Nidhi in Kuch Toh Log Kahenge.[4]

Along with this, she has been a part of many television fiction shows and reality shows as well. She was seen in fiction shows such as Reporters and reality shows like Zara Nachke Dikha, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa and Dance Ki Takkar. She has also hosted shows like MTV Webbed 2.[5]

Early life

Kritika was born in Madhya Pradesh on 25 October 1988. Up to seventh grade she studied from St. Joseph's Senior Secondary School, Kanpur and later completed her schooling from Delhi Public School.[6][7] Her father is a doctor and mother works for a well established firm.[8] Kamra also has a younger brother, Rahul Kamra.[9] She was completing her graduation from National Institute of Fashion Technology but she left it midway as she was cast for Kitani Mohabbat Hai.[10]


Short films

Year Short film Role Notes Ref(s)
2015 Best Girlfriend Sonali Co-star Vikrant Massey [11]
2015 Dry Dreams Unnamed Co-star Barun Sobti [12]
2016 Friend Zoned Company Boss Lead role [13]


Year Show Role Notes Ref(s)
2007-08 Yahan Ke Hum Sikandar Arshiya Debut show [14]
2009 Kitani Mohabbat Hai Aarohi Sharma Co-star Karan Kundra [15]
2009-10 Pyaar Ka Bandhan Kajol Das/Pratiksha Das Fiction show [16]
2010 Zara Nachke Dikha Contestant Dance show [17]
2010 Ganga Kii Dheej Geeta
2010-11 Kitani Mohabbat Hai 2 Aarohi Ahluwalia Co-star Karan Kundra [18]
2011-13 Kuch Toh Log Kahenge Dr. Nidhi Verma Co-star Mohnish Bahl [19]
2012-13 V The Serial Kritika Kamra Cameo role [20]
2013 Ek Thhi Naayka Veera Finite series [21]
2014 Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Contestant - Eliminated 3rd week - 29 June 2014 Reality show [22]
2014 Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu Arushi Fiction show [23]
2015 MTV Webbed 2 Host Fiction show [24]
2015 Dance Ki Takkar 3 Contestant Reality Show [25]
2015 Reporters Ananya Kashyap Co-star Rajeev Khandelwal [26]
2015 Bigg Boss 9 Contestant - Evicted Day 35 - 15 November 2015 Reality Show [27]
2016 I Don't Watch TV Web-only (Arre) [28]
2016-17 Meri Behen Ki Shaadi Hai Akashi Co-star Kunal Malhotra [29]
2017 Prem Ya Paheli - Chandrakanta Princess Chandrakanta Co-star Gaurav Khanna

Awards and nominations

Year Work Award Category Result
2009 Kitani Mohabbat Hai Indian Telly Awards Fresh New Face - Female Nominated[30]
2012 Kuch Toh Log Kahenge Best Actress in a Lead Role Nominated[31]
2015 Reporters Best Onscreen Couple (along with Rajeev Khandelwal) Nominated[32]

See also

List of Indian television actresses


  1. TV actors and their birthday bash pictures. The Times of India.
  2. Kritika Kamra chooses Game Of Thrones cosplay for her birthday bash.
  3. Kritika Kamra: I don't enjoy saas-bahu dramas. The Times of India.
  4. I hardly get time for myself: Kritika Kamra. The Times of India.
  5. Kritika Kamra to host 'Webbed 2' on MTV. dna (8 March 2014).
  6. Born in Madhya Pradesh, Kritika completed her schooling from Delhi Public School, New Delhi..
  7. Kritika Kamra: Kanpur feels like home. The Times of India.
  8. Know more about Kritika Kamra #JDJ 7. Colors.
  9. Kritika Kamra’s brother to act in her TV show. The Times of India.
  10. Kritika left her graduation in NIFT midway because of her show Kitani Mohabbat Hai..
  11. The Internet success of Kritika-Vikrant’s Best Girlfriend to set a series rolling. The Times of India.
  12. Watch: Kritika Kamra kills Barun Sobti for water.
  13. A twisted tale. The Hindu.
  14. I hardly get time for myself: Kritika Kamra. The Times of India.
  15. It’s showtime, folks!. The Times of India.
  16. Balaji Telefilms Limited : Television, Motion Pictures.
  17. I'm On A Break From Fiction: Kritika.
  18. Imagine to bring season 2 of Kitani Mohabbat Hai.
  19. Meet Kuch Toh Log Kahenge's Dr Nidhi Varma. Rediff (5 October 2011).
  20. Chose to stay away from The Serial: Kritika Kamra. The Times of India.
  21. `Ek Thi Daayan` scared `nayika` Kritika Kamra. Zee News.
  22. Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7 to be tougher this season. dna (26 May 2014).
  23. Just in: ex Jhalak contestant Kritika Kamra to enter Star Plus show Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu. The Indian Express (4 August 2014).
  24. Kritika Kamra will anchor MTV Webbed. The Indian Express (4 April 2014).
  25. Kritika Kamra to enter Dance Ki Takkar 3. (15 May 2015).
  26. Kritika Kamra: I’m not a damsel in distress, but a strong, opinionated woman. The Times of India.
  27. Bigg Boss 9: Kitani Mohabbat Hai actress Kritika Kamra to enter the house, confirms her place. (24 October 2015).
  28. Trailer of ‘I Don’t Watch TV’ web series launched – Watch it here. Zee News.
  29. Kritika Kamra is back with Karan Chaggar's next. (26 July 2016).
  30. 2009 nominations. Retrieved on 17 February 2016.
  31. "Telly awards 2012 Jury Awards winners". 
  32. Indian Telly Awards 2015 - Nominees. Retrieved on 17 February 2016.

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