Sayantani Ghosh

Sayantani Ghosh (born 6 September)[1]is an Indian actress.[2] She made her debut with the popular television series Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan where she portrayed the role of Antara. She later became well known for playing Amrita in Naaginn, Satyavati in the historical series Mahabharat and Nivedita Basu in Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyaar. In 2012 she participated in the reality show Bigg Boss.[3] She rose to prominence in 2016 by playing the supporting role of Neela Parikh in the melodrama Naamkarann. Currently she is playing the role of Dr. Anjali Gupta in StarPlus' medical drama show Sanjivani (2019).

Sayantani Ghosh
Sayantani Ghosh at the International Diamond Day celebrations
Born6 September[1]
  • Model
  • TV actress
  • dancer
Years active2002–present
Known for

Early life and career

Sayantani Ghosh won the Miss Calcutta beauty pageant and found roles in Bengali films before obtaining her first television role in 2002, in the Indian soap opera Kumkum.[4][4][2]

After four years in that supporting role she joined the main cast of Naaginn as Amrita for two years followed by the guest role of Prosecutor Pranali Gujral on Adaalat.

Ghosh participated in the sixth season of Bigg Boss, the Indian version of UK reality show Big Brother,[4] and was evicted from the house in the third week.

In 2013 she appeared in the main cast of epic television series Mahabharat in the role of Satyavati, a fisher-woman who later became the emperor's wife. In 2014 Ghosh portrayed an antagonist in Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyaar and became a contestant on Dare 2 Dance.

In 2015, Ghosh played the supporting role of Rajkumari Rajeshwari in Sasural Simar Ka. She then appeared in Rishton Ka Mela, Comedy Nights with Kapil and Comedy Classes. At the end of 2015 Ghosh was cast as lead antagonist Poulomi Maa in Santoshi Maa. In 2016 she joined the main cast of romantic drama Naamkaran, playing Neela Parikh until her character's death in February 2018.

In 2019, Ghosh made her theatre debut in a stage play called Ovee- A Haunted Hostel.[5]

Personal life

She had been in a long term relationship with an older man for a decade but broke up when the relationship did not materialise in marriage.[6] In 2019, Ghosh announced she is dating model Anugrah Tiwari who is from the fitness industry.[7]



Year Show Role Channel Notes
2002-2006 Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan Antara Dhruv Wadhwa Star Plus
2007 Comedy Circus Contestant Sony TV
Crime Patrol Sony TV Episodic role
2007–2008 Ghar Ek Sapnaa Kakul Sahara One
2007–2009 Naaginn Amrita Zee TV
2008 Ek Se Badhkar Ek Herself Zee TV
Comedy Circus 2 Herself / Contestant Sony TV
Banoo Main Teri Dulhann Amrita Zee TV Special appearance (episodes 581 & 582)
2009 Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 3 Herself / Guest Colors TV With Barkha Bisht Sengupta and Jasveer Kaur
Sabki Laadli Bebo Herself Star Plus
Geet – Hui Sabse Parayi Herself Star One
Rakt Sambandh Sakshi Imagine TV
2010–2011 Adaalat Pranali Gujral Sony TV
2011–2012 Meri Maa Pratibha Life OK
2012–2013 Mrs. Kaushik Ki Paanch Bahuein Naina Zee TV
2012 Bigg Boss 6 Herself Colors TV Evicted day 20
2013 Welcome - Baazi Mehmaan-Nawaazi Ki Herself Life OK
2013–2014 Mahabharat Satyavati Star Plus
2014 Nach Baliye 6 Herself Star Plus
Dare 2 Dance Contestant Life OK
Bigg Boss 8 Herself Colors TV Came for the task "Party Toh Banti Hai"
2014-2015 Itna Karo Na Mujhe Pyar Nivedita Basu Sony TV [8]
Singhasan Battisi Mahamaya Sony Pal
Betal Aur Sinhasan Battisi Mahamaya SAB TV
2015 Mela
Sasural Simar Ka Rajkumari Rajeshwari Colors TV [9]
Qubool Hai Dancer ZEE TV Special appearance
2015-2016 Comedy Classes Various characters Life OK
Comedy Nights with Kapil Various characters Colors TV
Santoshi Maa Poulomi Maa & TV [10]
2016 Box Cricket League Herself Colors TV Player in Kolkata Babu Moshayes
2016–2018 Naamkaran Neela Parikh Star Plus
2018 Jeet Gayi Toh Piya Morey Werewolf Zee TV
Meri Hanikarak Biwi &TV
Juzzbaatt – Sangeen Se Namkeen Tak Herself / Guest Zee TV With Delnaaz Irani[11]
Laal Ishq Neighbour Bhabhi &TV Episodic role (Episode 1)
Karn Sangini Kunti Star Plus [12]
Dastaan-E-Mohabbat Salim Anarkali Nargis Jaan Colors TV Cameo
2019 Vish Ya Amrit: Sitara Mahamata Colors TV Cameo
2019-present Naagin 4 Manyata Colors TV
2019-present Sanjivani Dr. Anjali Star Plus [13]


Year Movie Language Notes
2005 Raju Uncle Bengali
2005 Nayak – the Real Hero
2006 Swapno Bengali
2006 Sangharsha Bengali
2013 Himmatwala Hindi Special appearance in song "Dhokha Dhokha"


  1. "Sayantani Ghosh is back!". Times of India. TNN. 17 April 2010.
  2. "Sayantani to be locked up in the Bigg Boss house". 6 October 2012.
  3. "Sayantani Ghosh Biography". Bigg Boss. Archived from the original on 10 February 2013. Retrieved 25 October 2012.
  4. "Sayantani Ghosh on her theatre debut: I wanted to challenge myself". The Indian Express. 8 September 2019. Retrieved 8 September 2019.
  5. "Sayantani Ghosh: After 10 long years, a relationship deserves to culminate in marriage - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 8 September 2019.
  6. "Naamkarann actress Sayantani Ghosh on marrying boyfriend Anugrah: 'I don't want to marry just because of age'". 15 April 2019.
  7. "Sayantani Ghosh: The sophisticated vamp - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 8 September 2019.
  8. "Sayantani Ghosh's mysterious entry to 'Sasural Simar Ka'". The Indian Express. 2 June 2015. Retrieved 8 September 2019.
  9. "Sayantani Ghosh to get Sridevi-inspired look on Santoshi Maa". The Indian Express. 12 May 2016. Retrieved 8 September 2019.
  10. "Delnaaz Irani and Sayantani Ghosh on the sets of Juzzbaatt". 29 June 2018.
  11. "Sayantani Ghosh roped in for KarnSangini". mid-day. 15 September 2018. Retrieved 8 September 2019.
  12. "Sayantani Ghosh teaching Bengali to Sanjivani co-stars Namit Khanna and Surbhi Chandna will make you LOL". India Today. Retrieved 8 September 2019.
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