Monali Thakur is a playback Indian actor and singer. Thakur became famous when she sang ‘Sawaar Loon’. The artist gained immense popularity and gave her beautiful voice to many popular songs. The talented young lady has won numerous awards during her brief career.
She has also studied hip-hop and Bharatanatyam as well as a certified Salsa dancer. She began her singing career by performing in colleges and schools in various competitions as well as local occasions.
Monali was born in Kolkata West Bengal. Her family was a Bengali musical family. Both her parents were singers. And their cousin Mehuli Thakur Goswami is also a renowned professional playback vocalist. She has studied Hindustani classic music.
|Name in full||Monali Thakur|
|Date of Birth||November 3, 1985|
|Age||37 Years (As of 2022)|
|Father’s name||Shakti Thakur (Singer)|
|Profession||Singer & Actress|
|Boyfriend/ Affairs||Meiyang Chang|
Early Life, Age, Family & Husband
Monali Thakur was born on November 3rd, 1985 in Kolkata, India into a Bengali family. She is the daughter of the famous Bengali artist Shakti Thakur. She also has an older sister who also has a singer who plays back, Mehuli Thakur. Monali is a graduate of St. Xavier’s College in English from Kolkata. Pandit Ajoy Chakraborty and Pandit Jagdish Prasad have trained Monali in Hindustani Classical Music. Thakur was a hip-hop dancer along with Bharatanatyam in addition to being a skilled salsa dancer.
Career / Awards
Monali began her career with “Indian Idol” season 2 that broadcast in the US on Sony Entertainment Television. Monali was able to finish at the ninth spot but became extremely popular. Then, in the year 2006, Monali first appeared with her track ‘Kubool Kara Le’ from the movie “Jaan -E-Mann”.
In the following years, she sang many popular songs, including ‘ Goodnight’ for Dil Kabaddiand ‘ Zara Zara Touch Me” and ‘ Bol Na Aar along with ‘ Jingle Jingle’. In 2007, Monali Thakur made her acting debut in the Bengali film ‘Krishnakanter In the film, she played an artist for children.
Monali Thakur Popular Songs
- Khwab Dekhe (Sexy lady) (Sexy lady) Race Movie 2008
- Zara Zara Touch Me – Race Movie in 2008
- Zilla Hilela – Jabariya Jodi
- Khudaya Khair – Billu Barber
- Cham Cham – Baghi
- Badrinath ki Dulhaniya – Title track
- Film – Dil Kabbadi
- Raghupati Raghav – Krrish3
- Tamil songs- Yaro Yaro – Madha Yaanai Koottam
In her early years, Thakur was a part of the Bengali TV show called Aalokito Ek Indu in which she played the role of Indubala, the protagonist. Her debut as an actor was in the Bengali language film Krishnakanter Will (2007).
In 2014, she made her Bollywood debut with her debut film “Lakshmi”‘. It was a biographical Hindi-language social issue film, produced and written by Nagesh Kuku Noor. The film focuses on the brutal reality of human trafficking and child prostitution that continue hidden behind closed doors in the rural regions of India.
In 2014, she is make her Bollywood debut film ”Lakshmi”. This was a Hindi-language biographical social issue film, directed and written by Nagesh Kuku Noor. The film explores the brutal reality of child prostitution and human trafficking that is still hidden behind curtains in the rural regions of India.
Net Worth, House
Monali is the highest-paid Indian singer, who charges RS 15-20 Lakh per track. Monali’s net worth is approximately US $3 million, which amounts to approximately (Rs 19 Crores). Monali is a resident of her home and with family members living in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Monali lives a luxurious life with her earnings and all the details about her residence are not yet available.
Body Measurements, Height & Weight
Monali Thakur has a gorgeous Body. She has a height of 155 centimeters that’s 5 feet and 1 inch. She has an intense desire in maintaining her fitness levels the weight of her is 53kg. Monali Thakur is very conscious of her health and is always concerned about her appearance and appearance. She regularly goes to the gym and her body measures 33-26-33.
|Height||Feet 5 feet 1 inch Five feet and 1 in|
Meters – 1.55 m
Centimeters – 1.55 cm
|Weight||In Kilograms – 48 Kg|
Q.1) What is the true moniker that belongs to Monali Thakur?
Ans. Monali Thakur’s actual name is Monali Thakur the is her screen name.
Q.2) Does Monali Thakur have any Nicknames?
Ans. Yes. Her name was Jeanie.
Q.3) When will be the birthday of Monali Thakur?
Ans. Monali Thakur’s birthday falls on Sunday, November 3rd, 1985.
Q.4) What is the age of Monali Thakur?
Ans. Monali Thakur’s age was 37 years old in January 2023. Her birthday is within 9 months.
Q.5) Where was Monali Thakur come from (city)?
Ans. Monali Thakur was born in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
Monali was awarded an award called the Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer for her song ” Sawaar Loon” from the film Lootera in 2014. The year after, she won the National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer for the track ” Moh Moh Ke Dhaage” from the film “Dum Laga Ke Haisha. Monali is nominated for numerous awards. In 2016, she was awarded five prestigious awards, including ‘ Best Female Playback Singer five times.
Monali Thakur was a successful judge on the Bengali music reality show “Bengali Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li’l Champs’ where she was a judge for two consecutive seasons. Monali also appeared on the show ‘KeyHobe Biggest Fan’ as an integral part of the “Coke Studio’. She is currently on the jury for”India’s Rising Star”, a Colors TV reality series. “India’s Rising Star”.