Mrunal Thakur: 10 facts about the Super 30 actress

Mrunal Thakur is becoming a household name in India after her debut movie with Hrithik becomes a super hit

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Mrunal Thakur was a household name in India as people loved her on TV but now, she’s becoming an even bigger force in Bollywood. Here are 10 facts you should know about the ‘Super 30’ actress:-

1. How old is Mrunal Thakur?

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The actress is only 27 years old, which means she is still young and has a lot of time left in Bollywood to play the female lead in movies. She was born on August 1, 1992.

2. She’s studied journalism!

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Yup, expect her to be pretty woke. Mrunal has studied jouralism and BTech together. She studied in Kisinchand Chellaram College, where she did her Btech. She also did her TYBMM (Journalism) from this college side by side.

3. Nickname

Her nickname is Goli. She has an elder sister and a younger brother for siblings.

4. She turned down Aamir Khan

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The actress was approached by Aamir Khan to star in ‘Thugs of Hindostan’ but she apparently turned him down as she had to sign a three-year contract with YRF. Mrunal thought it would affect her international career.

5. Her film debut

Her first movie role was in an Indo-American film titled Love Sonia. Mrunal shared that people thought she was crazy to choose the film as a debut.

6. TV success

She became a household name in India after she landed her big break in Indian TV when she was cast as Bulbul in the serial Kumkum Bhagya. She played the role of the lead’s sister.

7. She’s quite popular in Indonesia as well

Mrunal is popular in Indonesia as she has starred in Indonesian TV shows such as Tuyul & Mba Yul Reborn, where she played herself. But she had full-fledged role in Nadin, which is the Indonesian remake of Naagin.

8. She dated ‘Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki’ writer

Yes, she dated Sharad Tripathi who wrote not only Kahani Ghar Ghar ki but was also an integral writer of Kasauti Zindagi.

9. She’s worked with Hollywood actress Demi Moore

Yeah, she’s shared screenspace with Ashton Kutcher’s former wife and Hollywood bombshell Demi Moore in Love Sonia.

10. ‘Sultan’ debacle

She apparently auditioned for Sultan but was rejected.