Usha Nadkarni (Actress) Age, Husband, Children, Family, Biography & More

Usha Nadkarni

Real NameUsha Nadkarni
Nickname(s)Usha Tai, Aau
Famous RoleSavita Damodar Deshmukh in TV serial Pavitra Rishta (2009-2014)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in feet inches- 5’ 4”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 65 kg
in pounds- 143 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.)34-26-35
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper
Personal Life
Date of Birth13 September 1946 (Friday)
Age (as of 2023)77 Years
BirthplaceBombay, Bombay Presidency, British India
Zodiac signVirgo
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra
SchoolNot Known
College/UniversityNot Known
Educational QualificationBachelors in Arts
DebutMarathi Film: Sinhasan (1979)
Usha's Debut Film Sinhasan
Hindi Film: Musafir (1986)
Usha's Hindi Debut Musafir 1986
TV: Rishtey (2006)
CasteMarathi Brahmin
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesDancing, Reading Books, Listening To Music, Cooking
Awards2011: Best Actor In A Negative Role (Female) at Zee Gold Awards, BIG Television Awards in category "Favorite Teekha Character" for Pavitra Rishta
2012: Zee Gold Awards for Best Actress In A Negative Role (Critics) for Pavitra Rishta
ControversyDue to some verbal fights with Krishna Abhishek at the sets of Comedy Nights Live, she decided to quit the show.
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affair/BoyfriendAnand Nadkarni
Husband/SpouseAnand Nadkarni
ChildrenSon- Ayush
Daughter- Not Known
ParentsFather- Sadanand Nadkarni
Mother- Name Not Known, Teacher
SiblingsNot Known
Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s)Varan Bhat, Fry Fish
Favourite ActorAmitabh Bachchan
Favourite ActressAnu Emmanuel
Favourite MoviePadosan
Favourite SingerKishore Kumar
Favourite SongRena Fite Ta Fite Na
Favourite Colour(s)Blue, Sky Blue
Favourite Destination(s)Shirdi, Mathura, Ooty
Money Factor
Car Collection
Toyota Corolla Altis
Money Factor
Net Worth (approx.)₹6.5 Crore

Usha NadkarniSome Lesser Known Facts About Usha Nadkarni

  • Does Usha Nadkarni smoke?: No
  • Does Usha Nadkarni drink alcohol?: No
  • Usha was born and brought up in Karnataka, India.
  • Since her childhood, she was interested in acting and dancing and first participated in some activity in her 4th standard.
  • She has been participating in various plays and acts from her school days, except for college, as she told that she felt shy from boys, so, she avoided performing in front of them at that time.
  • Usha used to go to a lot of public Ganesh Utsav events, where she enjoyed watching people dancing on the beats of music, and that eventually made her more enthusiastic about acting.
  • Her parents were not at all in favour of her acting, but when she got 7 prizes in one year for her act, they got influenced by her skills and trusted her.
  • She started her acting career in 1979 by playing the role of Shanta in the Marathi film ‘Sinhasan.’
  • After her debut, she was featured in many Hindi and Marathi films like Shatranj, Gundaraj, Vaastav, One Two Three, Deool, Bhoothnath Returns, and many more.
  • She became a household sensation after her comedy-cum witty performance in the popular daily soap- Pavitra Rishta, which was aired on ZeeTV. Here’s a glimpse of her performance in the show:

  • Usha has appeared in numerous TV serials named Kairee, Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon, Mrs Pammi Pyarelal, Bh Se Bhade, Khulta Kali Khulena, etc.
  • She holds a very bold and outspoken personality in reel as well as real life.
  • In an interview, she stated that hard work and dedication is the only thing, which has helped her survive in the acting industry for around 40 years.
  • In 2016, her appearance in Rustom as Rustom’s maid named Jamnabai was critically acclaimed by the viewers. Usha Nadkarni In Rustom
  • The same year, she appeared in Comedy Nights Live, but due to some conflicts, she left the show. Usha Nadkarni In Comedy Nights Live
  • Apart from acting, she has also worked with BMC and Dena Bank.