- Birthday17 August, 1978
- Fun Trivia:Her real brother, Mayur Vakani, played her brother in the popular sitcom Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah.
- Famous Quote:Stage experience teaches one the nuances of finer acting.
Born into a Gujarati family in Ahmedabad, Disha Vakani began her career as a theatre actress acting in plays like Kamal Patel Vs Dhamal Patel and Lali Lila. She later did small roles in films like Devdas (2002) and Jodhaa Akbar (2008) besides acting in B-grade films such as Kamsin: The Untouched and Jaana…Let’s Fall in Love. But what brought her recognition is her character of Daya Jethalal Gada in the popular sitcom Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. Over the years, the role has earned the status of iconic. Disha lives in Mumbai with her family.