Nikki or Pari but Rashmi is really very much into both the characters. And she loves it. We thought to disturb her a little bit from her busy schedule. Here is an excerpt.1. The show is only four days old, how are you feeling?A: Right now I have mixed feelings. I am feeling really excited than nervous. I am expecting everything to turn out positive. But at the same time I am scared too.2. Who do you like the most, Nikki or Pari?A: I like Nikki. Nikki can do anything and she is very bubbly. But Pari has certain limitations as she is a star. I like Nikki for her simple and innocent living.3. Isn't it difficult to switch on and off between the two characters?A: It is really very difficult to do especially when both are to be played on the same day. 4. How you got the opportunity to work with B.R.Films?A: I have done couple of bhojpuri films. But I wanted to do something better than bhojpuri so I thought to give Indian Television a try. Then one day I got a call from B.R.Films for the auditions, there I gave my best. They were happy with my auditions and I became Pari and Nikki.5. So are you enjoying?A: Of Course I am enjoying hell a lot. I love Nikki and Pari.6. Have you done any serial before?A: Yes I did 'Ravan' before. I played Ravan's wife there. I wanted to see how Indian Television works.7. How is Rashmi in real life?A: Rashmi is 70% Nikki and 30% Pari. I am really chulbuli and naughty by nature.8. Is this serial going to follow story of great films like 'seeta aur geeta' and 'chaalbaaz'?A: No-no it's very much different from the two. Unlike the two films they are not duplicates but look-alikes. And here our main focus is to motivate those people who are like Nikki. We want them to tell that whatever you dream can become true.9. Were you always interested in acting?A: Actually I never thought of acting. I always thought of becoming doctor or air-hostess. And let me tell you the story of Nikki is somewhat like my life. Everything fell into my lap without expectations. It all started when I was learning classical dance. My guru told me about a bhojpuri film. I went there and met the people. That is how I got the opportunity.10. Whom you get along very well on the sets?A: Apart from my mom and bhabhi I get along well with Upasna, who is my mami on-screen. On-screen she hits me but as soon the camera is shut she really take care of me just like my mom.11. What are your future plans?A: As of now I want to concentrate on Pari Hoon Main only. Mat be after this serial I will try in films. 12. What you do in free time?A: I like to listen music, go out with my friends and family, shopping etc. but now its very rare I get free time.13. One reason why should people watch this serial?A: Its not that they should watch, but if they want they should. We all have done lot of hard work and we want to make sure that audience is getting entertained in half an hour.
Rashmi Desai's family is from Vapi but she has spent much of her life in Mumbai. "I had never thought of acting as a career choice. I have a great wanderlust and was attracted to a career in airlines," she says adding, "I did a modeling assignment for a hair oil brand which happened by chance while I was in school and my face appeared on the bottles."Dancing is her passion. She has learnt Bharatnatyam and Kathak. Later on, she also did an album called Ye Pal. Rashmi got her first break on television in the mythological serial Raavan aired on Zee TV in which she played the teenaged Mandodari. "I come from a very educated family and my grandmother advised me not to give up my studies for an unpredictable career in the show business so I continued my studies in travels and tourism."She entered regional cinema and worked in Bhojpuri films like Balma Bada Naadan, Kab Hoi Gawana Hamaar, Mai re Kar De Bedai Hamaar and Bambai Ki Laila Chapra Ka Chaila. "I signed up for Star One's Pari Hoon Main, produced by B.R. Films in which I played a double role in 2008."The story of the film revolves round the dual characters of Nikki Srivastav and Pari Rai Chaudary and showed how their uncanny resemblance causes turmoil in their lives. Pari was an arrogant, elegant and shorttempered character while Nikki was a simple and down to earth rural girl. "It was challenging to play both roles,'' she adds. In the same period, she played Dr Meher Datta in Meet Mila De Rabba aired on Sony TV and after that she played Mona in Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai on Star One."An exciting role is that of Tapasya Thakur in Uttaran, one of the most watched dramas on Colors and ranks among the most popular TV programmes." The role of Tapu as the character is called is actually Desai's main calling card today. She also won the Indian Television Academy award for best actress among other awards."I never dreamt of being a star or even an actor but now I am really happy with this career," she says adding, "It gives me the opportunity to travel, shop, be adventurous, and at the same time have enough time for my family between shooting schedules." Everything has fallen in place for this young lady. So what would be that one thing that she wants to do? "I would like to act in Gujarati theatre one day."
After this, in the year 2008, she got a big opportunity in the television industry; she got a chance to play an important role in a television series which is directed by Ravi Chopra. On 28 January 2008, one television series was premiered on Star One named Pari Hoon Main, and she portrayed the dual role in this serial. The name of her characters in this series was Nikki Shrivastav and Pari Rai Choudhary; after performing these roles, she became very famous in the television industry and started making more and more fans day by day. After working on this series, she became part of another famous horror thriller series whose name was Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai, Manish Paul also played an important character in this horror thriller series.
She has also been a part of the sequel of the popular Punjabi film Carry On Jatta, which was one of the highest grossing Punjabi films in India. The movie stars Gippy Grewal, Sonam Bajwa and Jaswinder Bhalla. She is currently playing the role of Panchami (Bebe), Pancham's mother SAB TV's comedy serial Jijaji Chhat Per Hain.
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