Rakhee Thakrar

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Actress (1984)
Tue Sep 27 2022
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Rakhee Thakrar is an English actress who has appeared in Hugo Award-winning director Hettie Macdonald's movie Banglatown Banquet. She has also worked as the voice-over artist for the popular TV series Doctor Who: Time War

She rose to prominence after she portrayed the role of Shabnam Masood in EastEnders and Emily Sands in Sex Education. More importantly, she has also set a unique mark among the audiences as one of the most versatile British actresses. 

Thakrar Is of Indian Decedent 

Despite being born on February 29, 1984, in Leicestershire, England, UK, she follows Indian culture as her parents are initially from India. However, she has not revealed her parents' identities. 

Regarding her siblings, she was born the eldest child of her parents. She has two younger brothers named Shivam Thakrar (1991) and Anuj Tharkar (1997). Just like her, both of them were born and raised in England.

Thakrar Is Married To Vikash Bhai

Page Eight actress Rakhee Thakrar is a married woman who has exchanged her vows with Chlotrudis Award-Winning actor Vikash Bhai. Her beloved husband Bhai is a renowned British actor known for Limbo and The Stranger

The lovely couple tied their knot on September 2, 2017, with a grand celebration in the presence of their family members and close friends. Since then, they have been sharing a beautiful husband-wife bond and living together without any argument. 

Rakhee Thakrar and her husband Vikash Bhai posing during party
Rakhee Thakrar and her husband Vikash Bhai during an event (Image Source: CelebInfos)

Recently, Thakrar and Bhai celebrated their fifth wedding anniversary in a massive resort in England. Despite sharing the same roof for five years, they do not share any children. 

Did You Know? Although the stunning couple married in England, the marriage ceremony was held in a typical Indian culture. The ceremony was followed according to Hinduism. 

Academic Qualifications 

Thakrar first started her learning journey by attending Taylor Road Primary School. After completing it, she went to Soar Valley College, a comprehensive school.

There she studied for a few years and graduated with good marks. (Fun Fact: As a teenager, she was very interested in business and got involved in Hathi Productions, a marketing and advertising company.)

How Rich Is British Actress Thakrar?

Running Naked actress Rakhee Thakrar has a massive fortune of $5 million earned through her career as an actress. With this tremendous money, she has made the list of millionaires. 

An intense photo of Rakhee Thakrar during award function
An intense photo of Rakhee Thakrar during an award function (Image Source: News and Gossip)

She made most of her income by portraying a unique role in popular movies like Peep ShowInvizimals, and Those Four Walls. She is also rumored to be paid an enormous amount for her upcoming film just like Lee Ann Mapother.

Besides acting, she also makes decent money through modeling and TV commercials. Without a doubt, she lives a wealthy life and is making her bank balance strong daily. 

Body Measurements: Height & Weight 

Thakrar has a body measurement of 32-26-32. She stands at a decent height of 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm), weighing around 53 kg (116 lbs). She wears 4 US dress sizes and 5 UK shoe sizes. 

Regarding her physical appearance, she has beautiful brown eyes and amazing black hair. We can often see her with short hair. People love her slender body and pointed nose. 

Movies & TV Series 

Rakhee Thakrar, without a doubt, is one of the most successful Indian-Britain actresses who has significantly contributed to Britain's film industry. She made her first debut in 2006 by playing the role of Rozena in Banglatown Banquet.

Since then, she established herself as a talented actress and started appearing in many movies like Page EightRunning Naked23 WalksMy Happy Ending, and Bollywood Carmen

Furthermore, Thakrar is more successful in TV series rather than in movies. Her notable TV series are Rules of the GameSex EducationDoctor Who: Time War, and Peep Show.

Due to her remarkable acting skills, she has been nominated for many prestigious awards like the "British Soap Award" and "National Television Award."

Thakrar's Upcoming Movies 

Aforesaid, Thakrar is being paid a massive amount for her upcoming projects. It has been confirmed that Karen PirieWonka, and My Happy Ending are her upcoming movies. 

She will be seen playing the role of Bel Richmond in Karen Piries, which will be released in 2022, whereas her other movie Wonka (2023) and My Happy Ending (2023), are in post-production. 

Additionally, in My Happy Ending, she played the character of Imaan. It has already made the UK people cherish it, and they eagerly await this movie just like Emerald Fennell fans waiting for her movie.

Thakrar Isn't Returning For Sex Education

If you are unaware of Sex Education, let us inform you that soon the fourth season will release. Unfortunately, we can not see Banglatown Banquet actress Thakrar portraying the role of Emily Sands in the fourth season of Sex Education as she left the show. 

She is the latest cast member to exit the show, along with Tanya Reynolds and Patricia Allison. Simon Ashley also left the show because of the agreements with Bridgerton, a romantic TV series.

When asked about this surprising decision, she smiled and replied:

I'm so proud of the show and grateful to have been part of something important. There is nothing terrible about Sex Education.

The reason behind Thakrar leaving Sex Education is still behind the curtains. Some stories believe that she denied playing because of financial issues between them. 

IMDb Profile Info 

Peep Show actress Rakhee Thakrar has an impressive IMDb profile with thirty-five acting credits, three archive footage credits, and one self-credit. As per IMDb, she has more than sixteen years of experience in the acting field. 

Her IMDb profile includes her mini bio, family details, contact info, and many more. It is one of the most visited pages. According to IMDb, her sun sign is Pisces.

Huge Fan Following On Social Media 

Thakrar has a strong presence when it comes to social media platforms. She is highly admired by UK audiences, probably due to her down-to-earth behavior as she often interacts with her lovely fans. 

She uses Twitter, whose username goes @RakheeThakrar. There she has already amassed more than 35K followers. The exciting fact is on her Twitter bio, she has written:

Actress. Artist. Drinker. Cigar smoker.

Rakhee Thakrar holding Best TV Character Award
Rakhee Thakrar holding Best TV Character Award (Image Source: Asian Media Awards)

Furthermore, she also holds an account in Spotlight. As per this, she resides in Palladium House, 7th Floor, 1-4 Argyll Street, London W1F 7TA.

 

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