Simone Singh

Simone Singh (born 10 November 1974) is an Indian actress.

Simone Singh
Simone Singh in Jan 2013
Born (1974-11-10) 10 November 1974
Spouse(s)Fahad Samar


Singh was born to a Punjabi Sikh couple in Jamshedpur on 10 November 1974.[1]

She made her acting debut with the television series Sea Hawks followed by a small role in Swabhimaan, in 1995. She played the title role in another popular television series Heena, which gave her wide recognition and was the highest rated show on Indian television at the time.[1] She has been also praised for the role of Sakshi Goenka, a cunning and powerful woman, in Ek Hasina Thi.[2]

She played roles in a few other movies and has been acclaimed for her role in Being Cyrus, co-starring Boman Irani, Dimple Kapadia and Saif Ali Khan. She also played a small role in the blockbuster movie "Kal Ho Na Ho". She is the first Indian TV actress to present at the International Emmy Awards in NYC.[3] And she served on the jury of the first International Emmy Awards to be held in India in 2005.[4]

Personal life

She is married to Fahad Samar. [5]





Year Award Category Serial Outcome
2002 Indian Telly Awards Best Actor in a Lead Role – Female Heena Nominated
2003 Best Actor in a Lead Role – Female Nominated
2003 Stardust Award Best Supporting Actress Sur – The Melody of Life Won
2015 Indian Telly Awards Best Actress in a Negative Role Ek Hasina Thi Won
Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actress in a Negative Role Won

See also


  1. "Pictures: Meet Simone Singh of TV show Ek Haseena Thi". yDaily Bhaskar. Archived from the original on 20 December 2014.
  2. "Ek Hasina Thi / Needs to be more convincing". The Indian Express. 7 May 2014. Retrieved 18 December 2014.
  3. "Simone Singh to present award at iEmmies". Indian Television. 10 November 2003. Retrieved 7 April 2015.
  4. Naval-Shetye, Aakanksha (8 August 2005). "Emmys to hit India soon!". The Times of India. TNN.
  5. Correa, Marina (28 February 2009). "Fahad Samar and Simone Singh live life 'queen' size". DNA.

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