Dimpy Ganguly is a television icon famous for appearing in television serials like Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata hai and Tujh sang preet lagai sajna. She also became a finalist in the top-rated show “ Bigboss” Season 8.
Her original name is Soumoshree Ganguly, formerly known as Dimpy Roy, Dimpy being her nickname. She is the daughter of Saibal Ganguly, her father, and Sushmita Ganguly, her mother. She is 34 years old, formerly belonging from Kolkata, West Bengal.
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Dimpy Ganguly Age, Biography, Birthday, Family, Career
|Date of birth||25 July 1985|
|Age||34 years ( As of 2019)|
|Place of birth||Kolkata|
|Hometown||Kolkata, West Bengal, India.|
|Residence||Mumbai , Maharashtra, India.|
|Profession||television actress and Indian model.|
|Sibling||Koel Ganguly ( sister)|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches ( 165 cm )|
|Weight||54 kgs approx.|
|Figure measurements||34-25-35 ( approx.)|
|School||Saltlake school, Kolkata, India.|
|College||Scottish Church college|
|Education||honors’ degree in English Literature ( 2009)|
|Career timeline||Tv shows – Tujh sang Preet lagai Sajan (2010), Rahul dulhaniya le jayega (2010), Bade acche lagte hain (2012), BigBoss 8 Finalist (2014-15),|
|Swabhoomi ( 2013) ( Bengali Item girl)|
|Famous for||Winner of ‘ Rahul dulhaniya le jayega’ and Finalist of Bigboss 8|
Early life and background of Dimpy Ganguly
Dimpy Ganguly, formerly known as Dimpy Roy, was born on 25th July 1985 in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Koel Ganguly, her sister, is her sole sibling. She is Hindu by religion and Bengali is her mother tongue. She went to Saltlake school in Kolkata and did her honours’ in English literature from the reputed Scottish Church college in 2009. Dimpy is an extrovert and a fun-loving person.
Dimpy Ganguly Husband
Dimpy was married to Rahul Mahajan in 2010. Rahul Mahajan is an Indian television entertainer. Rahul Mahajan’s father was a minister and BJP leader. She fell in love with Rahul on the reality show in 2010, and they began with their ‘ happily-ever-after’. Although her paradise didn’t last long and after 4 years of marital relationship, the couple broke up their marriage and filed a divorce. They got separated in 2014 on the grounds of a violent and abusive relationship.
In 2015, she married Rohit Roy, a business tycoon based in Dubai. Although Rohit and Dimpy were childhood friends, they never confessed their love for each other. It was only after they bumped in Dubai in 2013, did their love story begin. Soon after Rohit proposed Dimpy with a diamond Tiffany & co, they finally got hitched on 27th November 2015 with a proper Bengali traditional ceremony The couple has a beautiful three-year-old daughter named Reanna, who was born on 20th June 2016.
Career of Dimpy Ganguly
Dimpy had participated in a beauty pageant of India named ‘ Gladrags Mega Model Manhunt ‘ in 2009 that gave a boost to her modelling career. She participated in 3 famous reality shows, namely, Rahul Dulhaniya le Jayenge, winning the show and getting married to Rahul Mahajan.
Dimpy Ganguly Finalist of Big Boss Season 8
Dimpy was a finalist of big boss season 8 in 2014 in spite of being a wildcard entry, and later she was also was a contestant of the dancing show, Nach Baliye 5. She also starred in Tv serials like Yeh Rishta kya kehlata hai and Bade ache lagte hain.
Lesser known facts about Dimpy
- She participated in a beauty contest ‘Sananda Tilottama’ and bagged the second runner up position.
- Rahul Mahajan and Dimpy Ganguly were the first Indian couple to get married on a reality show.
- Rohit Roy and Dimpy Ganguly were childhood lovebirds but never confessed
- She was a finalist in Bigboss 8 in spite of being a wildcard entry.