Rakhi Sawant is one of the popular actresses of the Indian Film Industry. She is popularly known as a drama queen. She is hyperactive and very sportive which made her one of the successful actresses and dancers.
Though she mostly appeared in Hindi films but also proved herself in many other languages like Kannada, Marathi, Tamil, and Telugu. This controversial queen always managed to be in limelight with her boldness and outspokenness.
Rakhi Sawant Net Worth 2020
As per various online resources, the estimated net worth of Rakhi Sawant is around $1 million to $5 million. Not only as an actress but she is earning quite a good amount of money with many endorsements and dancing career as well. She is also busy with modeling and stage performances.
Rakhi Sawant Biography
|Full Name||Rakhi Sawant|
|Birth Date||25th November 1978|
|Place of Birth||Mumbai, India|
|Current Residence||Mumbai, India|
|Age (as of 2020)||41 Years|
|Height||1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)|
Personal Life and Family
Rakhi Sawant was born on 25th November 1978 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Her step-father Anand Sawant is a senior policeman and mother Jaya Bheda is a housewife. Though Rakhi was born into a Hindu family later she embraced Christianity.
Rakhi has one brother Rakesh Sawant and one sister Usha Sawant. She completed her graduation from Mithibai College. Right from the age of 10 years, Rakhi was very fascinated about acting but her parents were against her wishes.
Rakhi Sawant launched Rakhi ka Swayamvar at the age of 39 years and engaged Elesh Parunjanwala but due to irreconcilable differences, she got separated from him. Now she married Ritesh.
Rakhi Sawant’s first film debut was with Agnichakr. Right from there she started doing many small roles and started receiving a positive response from the audience. She became popular as an item dancer in many films like Jis Desh Mein Ganga Rehta hai, Joru ka Gulam and many others.
She became very popular after her item song “Mohabbat hai Mirchi” in the year 2003. She also made her singing debut and won the hearts of the audience with her comedy act with Shahrukh Khan and Ranbir Kapoor at the 57th Filmfare awards.
Rakhi Sawant made her television debut in the year 2006 with the first season of the reality show Bigg Boss. She became very popular after this show where she was among the top four finalists.
Her participation in the dance reality show “Nach Baliye” helped her earn a great fan following. She very often appeared as judge, host, and participant and gained popular name and fame. This regular stage performer is still busy with many new projects.
Relationships & Affairs
It is said that Rakhi Sawant was in a relationship with Abhishek Ashwathi (a dancer) for about three years. Later she announced her marriage with Deepak Kalal but later denied that. She filed a molestation case against Mika Singh who forcefully kissed her at his birthday party in the year 2006.
Unknown Facts of Rakhi
In the year 2016, an advocate Narinder Adiya filed a case against Rakhi Sawant for insulting the sentiments of the Valmiki Community. In the year 2010 also F.I.R was filed against this drama queen who was in the connection with the death of a youth Lakshman Prasad where he was insulted and called “impotent” in her reality show.