|Residence||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Alma mater||Miranda House, Delhi University|
|Occupation||Actress, Anchor, Singer|
|Known for||Miley Jab Hum Tum |
Early life and background
Rati Pandey was born in Assam, lived there for seven years and completed her primary schooling there. She then moved to Patna where she studied in St. Karen's High School. She completed further schooling from the Kendriya Vidyalaya school in Sadiq Nagar, New Delhi. Rati studied commerce at the Miranda House at Delhi University, where she specialized in Economics.
Rati started her career as a participant in the reality show Idea Zee Cinestars ki Khoj in 2006. She also appeared in Sony TV's crime based thriller C.I.D, and Sahara One's horror show Raat Hone Ko Hai. She has appeared in TV commercial of Champions Appliances as well.
Rati's television career continued with Deepti Bhatnagar's Shaadi Street on Star One, in which she played the lead role "Nandini". After that, she played the lead role of Prarthna Thakraal in Zee TV's show Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai produced by Shreya Creations.
In 2008, she got the role of Nupur Bhushan in the show Miley Jab Hum Tum. Nupur was a bubbly girl who became popular with fans; when the producers wrote the character out of the show, the show's fans convinced them to let Nupur return in the show.
After the end of Miley Jab Hum Tum in 2010, Rati participated in the dance reality show Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan on NDTV Imagine. She also participated in a travel based reality show on Star Plus called Ritz Jee Le Ye Pal.
In 2011, Pandey was offered a lead role in the show Hitler Didi. She portrayed several different characters in the show.
Apart from daily soaps, Rati has also appeared in reality shows including Laughter Ke Phatke and Zara Nachke Dikha on Star One, SAB TV's show Movers and Shakers (Hosted by Shekhar Suman), Colors TV's Bigg Boss 6 Grand Finale (Hosted by Salman Khan) and Sony TV's Comedy Circus. She has also been part of Zee Rishton ki Antakshari 2012.
Rati hosted the 10th Indian Television Academy Awards in 2010 along with Arjun Bijlani. She also hosted Zee TV's 20th Diwali Special Episode and a brief segment of Zee Rishtey Awards 2012 together with Rithvik Dhanjani.
After a sabbatical of two years, Pandey returned to television in 2016 with Begusarai, where she played the negative character 'Komal'. In 2017, she portrayed the role of Queen Anusuya in Sony TV's Porus. In 2019, Pandey played the role of Vidya in Star Plus's Divya Drishti. In the same year, she was also seen in a special cameo appearance on TV show 'Tenali Rama' as Princess Devyani.
|2007||Shaadi Street||Nandini||Star One|
|2007||Raat Hone Ko Hai||Episodic Appearance||Sahara One|
|2007-2008||Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai||Prarthna Thakral||Zee TV|
|2008-2010||Miley Jab Hum Tum||Nupur Sharma||Star One|
|2011- 2013||Hitler Didi||Indira Sharma/Zara Khan/Husna||Zee TV|
|2017–2018||Porus||Queen Anusuya||Sony TV|
|2019||Nazar||Vidya Sharma (Guest appearance)||Star Plus|
|2019||Divya Drishti||Vidya Sharma||Star Plus|
|2019||Tenali Rama||Princess Devyani||Sony Sab|
|2006||Zee Cinestars Ki Khoj||Participant||Zee TV|
|2009||Laughter Ke Phatke||Guest||Star One|
|2010||Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan||Participant||NDTV Imagine|
|2011||Ritz Jee Le Ye Pal||Participant||Star Plus|
|2012||Movers and Shakers||Guest||Sab TV|
|2012||Comedy Circus||Participant||Sony TV|
|2012||Zee Rishton Ki Antakshri||Panel Member||Zee TV|
|2019||AR Mrs India||Judge (Patna Auditions)||None|
|2010||Indian Television Academy Awards||Red Carpet||Arjun Bijlani|
|2012||Zee's 20th Diwali Special||Rithvik Dhanjani|
|2012||Zee Rishtey Awards||Segment||Rithvik Dhanjani|
|2013||Sabras Radio||Raj Baddhan||1260 AM Leicester Sabras Radio|
|2013||Radio Mirchi||Anjali Singh||Radio Mirchi 98.3 FM|
|2016||Sabras Radio||Raj Baddhan||1260 AM Leicester Sabras Radio|
|2007||Zee Rishtey Awards||Zee TV|
|2008||Zara Nachke Dikha||Star One|
|2010||Gold Awards||Zee TV|
|2010||Independence Day Special||Colors TV|
|2011||Big Television Awards||Star Plus|
|2011||Zee Rishtey Awards||Zee TV|
|2012||GR8! Women Achievers Awards||Sony TV|
|2012||Indian Telly Awards||Colors TV|
|2012||Indian Television Academy Awards||Star Plus|
|2012||Zee 20th Diwali Special||Zee TV|
|2012||Zee Rishtey Awards||Zee TV|
|2012||Bigg Boss 6||Colors|
|2013||Zee Holi Celebrations||Zee TV|
Awards and nominations
|2007||Zee Rishtey Awards||Favorite Bahu||Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai||Prarthna Thakral||Won|
|2008||Indian Television Academy Awards||Fresh Face Of The Year (Female)||Miley Jab Hum Tum||Nupur Bhushan||Nominated|
|2011||Zee Rishtey Awards||Favorite Behen||Hitler Didi||Indira Sharma||Won|
|Favorite Naya Sadasya||Nominated|
|Favorite Nayi Jodi||Won|
|2012||Indian Television Academy Awards||Gr8! Performer Of The Year (Female)||Won|
|Zee Rishtey Awards||Popular Face Female||Nominated|
|2013||Gold Awards||Best Actress||Nominated|
|2017||Indian Television Academy Awards||Best Actor Female (Critics)||Porus||Queen Anusuya||Nominated|
|2018||Lions Gold Awards||Best Actress (Critics)||Won|
- "Rati Pandey Info- Biographia". Biographia. 16 January 2017. Retrieved 15 August 2017.
- "'Hitler Didi' Rati Pandey happy with appreciation".
- "Nupur Bhushan is back in Miley Jab Hum Tum".
- "Rati Pandey to participate in Ritz Jeele Ye Pal: A TV Reality Show".
- "Double role getting hectic for Rati Pandey".
- "Miley Jab Hum Tum Cast Laughs in Laughter Ke Phatke".
- "Shekhar Suman interviews Actress Rati Pandey in Movers and Shakers".
- "Rati Pandey and Asha Negi at Bigg Boss 6 Grand Finale".
- "Rati Pandey hosted 10th Indian Television Academy Awards 2010 Red Carpet".
- "Rithvik Dhanjani and Rati Pandey to host "Zee Ki Beesvi Diwali".
- "Rati Pandey makes her TV comeback in Begusarai!". www.pinkvilla.com. Retrieved 15 August 2017.
- "Rati Pandey all set to play powerful princess in Porus".
- "Rati Pandey excited to be associated with Star Plus' Divya Drishti". IWMBuzz. 31 January 2019. Retrieved 3 February 2019.
- "Rati Pandey joins the cast of Tenali Rama". TimesOfIndia.