Celebs Who Hail From The State Of Uttarakhand.


Uttarakhand is famous for its hill stations and picturesque valleys.

Well, the people from Uttarakhand are as awesome as their vivid geography.

Many known celebs from the Bollywood industry are hailed from Uttarakhand.

Here, we have created a list of Bollywood celebs who hail from Uttarakhand.

Deepak Dobriyal

Deepak Dobriyal is finally getting attention in Bollywood. The actor has always impressed with his remarkable performance whenever he gets the chance.

He became a fan favorite after playing the character of Pappiji in the Tanu Weds Manu series.

Deepak is from a serene village named Satpuli in Pauri Garhwal.

Himani Shivpuri

Himani Shivpuri is a famous actress who has done Bollywood movies as well as TV serials.

She belongs to Rudraprayag and spent most of her childhood in Dehradun.

She rose to fame after being part of famous serials like Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and Kasauti Zindagi Ki.

She also played significant roles in movies like Koyla, Pardes, and Kuch Kuch Hota Hai.

Udita Goswami

Udita Goswami who has been part of hit movies like Aksar and Zehar also belongs to Uttrakhand.

Little you know that she did her early education at Cambrian Hall and D.A.V. Public schools until class 8.

She was into modeling before making her Bollywood debut.

Urvashi Rautela

Urvashi Rautela is a model turned actress. She made her Bollywood debut opposite Sunny Deol in the movie Singh Saab the Great.

She is very famous for her social handles. Urvashi has represented India at Miss Universe 2015 pageant.

The actress is from the toy town called Kotdwara, Uttarakhand.

Prasoon Joshi

Prasoon Joshi has made his name in Bollywood as a lyricist. Little do you know that Prasoon is the current CEO of McCann World group India and Chairman (Asia Pacific).

Prasoon Joshi spent his childhood in Almora, Rampur, and Dehradun.

He has won many prestigious awards for his contribution to the Indian film industry.

Neha Kakkar

Neha Kakkar is a singing sensation in Bollywood. She was born in Rishikesh and then moved to Delhi.

She was discovered in Indian Idol’s season 2 in 2006. Neha has sung some popular songs that include Sunny Suny, Kundi Mat Khadkao Raja, London Thumakda, Maahi Way, Dhating Naach, and many more.

Archana Puran Singh

Archana Puran Singh is famous as ‘The Laughter Queen’. She was born to a Punjabi family in Uttarakhand and moved to Mumbai when she was 18 years old.

Archana was one of the bold actresses in the industry and rose to fame with her comic roles.

She is best known for judging the comedy reality show ‘Comedy Circus’.

Tom Alter

Tomas Beach Alter famous as Tom Alter is a theatre artist and TV actor who has also worked in many Bollywood movies.

The actor is referred to as the ‘Blue-eyed sahib with impeccable Hindi’ as he speaks fluent Hindi.

Tom is from Mussoorie which is known as ‘Queen of Hills.’

Raghav Juyal

Raghav Juyal, famous by his stage name Crockroaxz is an actor, dancer, TV presenter, and choreographer. Raghav is a native of Dehradun, Uttarakhand.

He got his early recognition with the season 3 of Dance India Dance.

He used to host a dance show and part of the recently released dance movie Street Dance.

Nirmal Pandey

Nirmal Pandey is a famous Bollywood actor who has been part of movies like Bandit Queen, Godmother, and Train to Pakistan.

He was born in Nainital and got his primary education in Nainital and Almora.

Hemant Pandey

Hemant Pandey is a TV artist who rose to fame after playing the character of Pandeyji in the Office Office.

Hemant is from Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand, and worked in many movies like Krrish, Bandit Queen, and many more.

Sonu Nigam

Sonu Nigam is a famous singer who has sung many songs in many different languages.

While he was born in Faridabad, Sonu’s mother is Garhwali.

Anushka Sharma

Anushka Sharma is one of the leading actresses in Bollywood. Now she also turned producer in the industry.

While her father is from Uttar Pradesh, her mother is a Garhwali.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is now the role model of all the wannabe actors. Nawaaz has been working in the industry for quite a while but he rose to fame after the cult movie ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’.

The actor is always praised for his natural acting. He did his graduation in Chemistry from Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar.

His family lived in Uttarakhand while Nawazuddin spent his days in Mumbai.