Hailing from Kolkata the city of joy, Sayantani Ghosh was the winner of the famous title of Miss Calcutta. The beauty pageant winner was born on the 6th of September, 1987 and is a Virgo. She was born and brought up in Kolkata and has graduated with an English Literature degree. Sayantani has often been called the Bipasha Basu of Indian Television.
Sayantani was pursuing a degree in science when she left it and joined English literature to do her graduation. Winning the Miss Calcutta contest was a turning point in her life. She started her acting career in Bengali films. In her first Bengali film she acted with famous actor Prosenjit. She did some more Bengali movies with him and gradually entered the Hindi TV soaps and reality shows. She was first seen in the serial Kumkum- Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan in 2002. This was followed by her exhibiting her comic timing and talent in the show, Circus 2 where she was paired up with the comedian Kuldeep Dubey. Ek Sae Barke Ek a dance reality show was where Sayantani was once again seen flaunting her dancing abilities. A brief appearance in Ronit Roy’s Adalat is also a part of her repertoire. She has also acted in serials like Sabki Ladli Bebo on Star Plus and Crime Patrol on Sony TV as well as Naagin and Mrs. Kaushik’s Panch Bahuayein. She was one of the most popular participant of Big Boss Season 6 hosted by Salman Khan.
On Big Boss the Bengali girl presented a stiff challenge to the other participants for the Crown and the prize money. She was welcomed into the house with the song Mayya Mayya which she herself had performed. It is rumored that Sayantani is dating Bharat Kaul the TV actor, who debuted with a Bengali soap too. He has not yet publicly acknowledged their relationship, while she has denied the rumors outright.
This Bong girl prefers to stay busy and considers work to be relaxation time. She works out six days a week – three to four days of weight training while three to four days of cardio. She has a personal trainer who helps her out. She prefers vegetarian food cooked in olive oil. Fruits are also an important part of her daily diet. Roasts and Tandoori’s are her favorite. For snacks she just likes a handful of mixed nuts. She has a special inclination towards dark chocolate and ice creams. Sayantani considers herself to be a total shopaholic. Watching movies and visiting spas and parlors are her favorite pastimes.
The Bengali beauty has an impeccable sense of fashion along with her other great talents. She feels that the present era is the best era for fashion. She claims to be comfortable in both sari and shorts. When it comes to accessories she thinks that a watch is a must have. She does not like to adhere to a stylist. She loves to dress up all by herself without any suggestion. She is not brand conscious girl and says that her hot favorite shopping destination is Dubai.
While Sayantani roots are in Bengal, she is a hardcore Mumbai girl. She is thankful to the city for giving her the opportunity. She is very loving towards her fans and hopes that her fans continue to appreciate and love her.
The most recent show in which she has taken part is Welcome- Baazi Mehmaan Nawazi Ki. The show was about the Indian obsession about cooking great food and also being the perfect host. The show was aired in Life OK on the January 21st, 2013. After shooting for Welcome the Bengali lass had disappeared. However, she is back now on small screen and is playing a role in Crime Patrol on Sony TV. We sincerely hope that you have enjoyed reading this wiki style report on Sayantani Ghosh as much as we did writing it.