Harshita Gaur is an Indian actress famous for playing the character of Sanyukta Agarwal in the TV-series Sadda Haq.
The 28 years old actress has done commendable performances in many web series. She is also getting fame for portraying the unique character Dimpy Pandit in the Amazon Prime Original Mirzapur.
Here, check out her journey and some interesting facts about the actress Harshita Gaur.
Harshita was born into a family of doctors. She is very close to her papa and often shares her family pics on her Instagram accounts.
She studied engineering at Amity University, Noida, where she also participated in the drama and creative society.
She started her career in the entertainment industry as a model. She was pursuing engineering when she got the offer to play the female lead in Sadda Haq.
For a couple of years, she completed her studies while managing the busy shooting schedule as well.
The show Sadda Haq was pretty popular among youth and fans loved the chemistry of Param Singh and Harshita Gaur.
The show went on for years and the on-screen couple started dating in real life as well. However, they broke up and parted their ways after 4 years of an intense relationship.
Little you know that Harshita Gaur is a trained Kathak dancer and she also performed in many events and functions across India.
In addition to this, Harshita was seen in many TV-commercials that include Dabur Vatika Hair Oil, Sunsilk, and Garnier light cream.
The actress rose to fame after the success of OTT platforms in India. She also accepted that web series have a great scope in India with a huge audience base.
The actress said, “As a country, we have a huge audience base and with web series taking so much, the audience does have a lot of options to choose, and everyone is glued to their phones nowadays.”
Harshita thanked the makers of Mirzapur for casting her in the role and shared her experience working with actors, “The experience was awesome and both Pankaj and Ali have done something in Mirzapur which no one has seen ever before.
It was a treat to watch these two actors perform and learn.” She added, “I learned a lot from these people.
They were very true to their characters and there was so much to see, observe from them. Apart from these, I think Ali and Pankajji are one of the most humble human beings I have ever come across.”
The actress has openly accepted going into depression after the wrap of Sadda Haq.
She said that she was getting offers for the projects but those weren’t satisfying enough for the actress from a creative point of view.
There was a time when she had no work and hallucinating about her future in the industry.
She isolated herself and stopped responding to calls and texts. She then started seeing a therapist who helped her to overcome her fear.
It took almost a year for the actress to find herself in a better space. She said, “I am happy and relaxed in my space now. I meditate for 30 minutes every morning and before sleeping at night, which helps me remain calm and composed. It also gives me the strength to think positively.
I have been out of work for one-and-a-half years, but I feel inspired and motivated now.”
Harshita is very comfortable with finite TV shows and waiting for the right script to reach her.
Besides, she featured in a Telugu film titled Falaknuma Das. She was also seen in the movie titled Kanpuriye which was released on the OTT platform.
Harshita has been part of 6 web series which were streamed on many different platforms.
She was seen with her Sadda Haq co-star in the web show Black Coffee. Later, she signed a short film Aman.
The web series Mirzapur makes her famous among the web-series audience.
She played one of the significant characters in the show. Later, she was seen in the erotic web series Bribe.
Harshita also played an important role in the Sacred Games 2. Later that year, she was seen opposite Priyank Sharma in Alt Balaji’s Punch Beat.
Recently she shared the screen with Navin Kasturia in the web show Happily Ever After as well.
The actress is very choosy about the scripts and has a huge fan base on Instagram. Even in her interviews, she mentioned the work she wanted to do in the industry.