- Birthday15 April, 1972
- Fun Trivia:Mandira was a rookie at adman Prahlad Kakkar’s office and was assigned tasks that no one else wanted to do.
Mandira Bedi was born in a Bombay-based, Punjabi family on April 15, 1972. She completed her schooling in the Cathedral & John Connon High School, and graduation and post-graduation from St. Xavier’s College and Sophia Polytech respectively. The actress got her first offer the lead role on the small screen in Shanti and later went on to sign the popular serial ‘Kyun Ki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahoo Thi’. Since she was passionate about live cricket, and got to work as a host for ‘Extra Innnings’ and her designer sarees added the much-publicized glamour factor to the drab male-dominated cricket world. She made her film debut with Bollywood movie ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge’ directed by Aditya Chopra in 1995. Mandira got married to Bollywood Film Director, Raj Kaushal, in a filmy, romantic way on Valentine’s Day 1999.