Shraddha Arya is an Indian actress known for her appearance in TV serials like Tumhari Paakhi (2013-2014), Dream Girl (2015-2016), and Kundali Bhagya (2017-2019).
She belongs to a Hindu family and was born on 17 August 1987 in New Delhi, India. She has a sister, Divya Arya.
In 2015, she was engaged to the owner of TechJect Inc. in Atlanta Georgia, Jayant Ratti but later, they parted-off their ways.
Shraddha Arya did her schooling from Hans Raj Model School in New Delhi and graduation from Delhi College of Arts and Commerce in New Delhi. She has also done Master of Arts (M.A.) in Economics from the University of Mumbai in Mumbai.
In 2004, she participated in Zee TV’s talent show, India’s Best Cinestars Ki Khoj where she ended-up as the first runner-up. She got her first role in 2006 in the Tamil film, Kalvanin Kadhali as Tina. In 2007, she made her Bollywood debut with the film, Nishabd, in which she played the role of Ritu. After that, she has done several films in different languages like Godava (Telugu, 2007), Paathshaala (Hindi, 2010), Kothi Muka (Telugu, 2010), Romeo (Telugu, 2010), Vandae Maatharam (Tamil/Malayalam, 2010), Double Decker (Kannada, 2011), Maduve Mane (Kannada, 2011), and Banjara (Punjabi, 2018).
In 2008, Shraddha got the role of Sanjana in the STAR One’s TV serial, Ssshhhh…Phir Koi Hai. In 2011, she played the lead role of Lakshmi Agnihotri/Kaanchi Kashyap in the TV serial, Main Lakshmi Tere Aangan Ki. She received huge fame in 2013 when she played the lead role of Paakhi Shekhawat in the TV serial, Tumhari Paakhi. She has also acted in several other famous TV serials like Dream Girl (2015-2016) as Ayesha Roy/Aarti Roy, Kasam Tere Pyaar Ki (2017) as Swati Bohra, and Kundali Bhagya (2017-2019) as Dr. Preeta Arora.
In 2016, she hosted a reality TV show, Mazaak Mazaak Mein that was aired on Life OK.
She has featured in several music videos like Jeena (2006), Soniye Hiriye (2011), Meri Jaaan (2017), and P.K (2019).
Gold Award for Best Onscreen Jodi (with Mohammed Iqbal Khan) for the TV serial, Tumhari Paakhi
Indian Telly Award for Best Actress in a Negative Role for the TV serial, Dream Girl
Zee Rishtey Award for Favorite Popular Character (Female) for the TV serial, Kundali Bhagya
Kalakar Award for Best Actress for the TV serial, Kundali Bhagya
Gold Award for Best Actress in Lead Role (Popular) for the TV serial, Kundali Bhagya
Zee Rishtey Award for Favourite Popular Character (Female) for the TV serial, Kundali Bhagya