Jennifer Winget is an Indian actress and model who generally works in the Hindi television and film industry. She is mainly known for playing the role of Kumud Desai in the popular TV serial titled Saraswatichandra.
She is one of the recognized and most popular actresses in the Indian television industry. She also worked as a child artist in several Hindi movies and gained huge popularity and fan following at an early age.
Jennifer Winget Wiki/Biography
Born on 30 May 1985, Jennifer Winget’s age is 35 years as of 2021. She was born and brought up in an upper-middle-class family from Goregaon, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She spends her childhood in Yavatmal, Maharashtra as well. She did her early schooling at St. Xavier’s High School in Mumbai.
She attended K.J. Somaiya Junior College of Science & Commerce from where she completed her graduation in commerce. Jennifer has had a passion for acting and modeling since her childhood. She started working as a child artist when she was only 10 years old. She has featured in many popular Hindi movies in a supporting role.
Date of Birth
30 May 1985
Goregaon, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Actress and Model
St. Xavier’s High School, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
College / University
K.J. Somaiya Junior College of Science & Commerce, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Family, Boyfriend & Relationships
Jennifer Winget belongs to a well-settled Marathi Christian family from Mumbai, Maharashtra India. She is a Christian by caste and holds an Indian nationality.
Her father’s name is Hemant Winget who works in a private company in Mumbai and her mother’s name is Prabha Winget who is a housewife. Moreover, her mother is a Punjabi Hindu by caste.
Jennifer Winget Mother
She also has one elder sibling, her brother’s name is Moses Winget.
Jennifer Winget’s marital status is divorced. She was married to Karan Singh Grover who is also an established actor in the Hindi film and television industry.
Jennifer Winget Husband
The couple dated each other for so many years before they decided to tie their knots on 09 April 2012. But after two years they got separated and got divorced after Jennifer started dating her co-star Sehban Azim.
Karan Singh Grover and Sehban Azim
Karan Singh Grover
Jennifer Winget is one of the most beautiful and hot actresses in the Indian television industry. She is very health conscious and maintains her health and fitness by regular exercise and yoga. She is 5 feet and 5 inches in height and her body weight is around 55 Kg.
She has a charming personality with a beautifully shaped body and her figure measurements measuring 34-28-34 inches approximately. Her body type is hourglass slim and her beautiful long brown color shiny hair and mesmerizing brown color beautiful eyes add to her beauty. She inked two beautiful tattoos on her body, one of text Hakuna Matata on her right shoulder and the other of a fairy sitting on the moon on her left leg.
Jennifer Winget started her career as a television actress in the industry. She made her acting debut as a child artist with her appearance in the Hindi movie titled Akele Hum Akele Tum. After that, she has worked in several Hindi movies like Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat, Raja Ko Rani Se Pyaar Ho Gaya, and Kuch Naa Kaho.
She made her television debut with her appearance in the TV serial titled Shaka Laka Boom Boom in the year 2002 in which she played the role of Piya. After that, she worked in many popular Hindi TV serials like Kkusum, Kasautii Zindagii Ki, Karthika, Kahin To Hoga, and Sangam.
After that in the year 2009, she worked in the TV serial Dil Mil Gaye for which she gained huge popularity and fan following in the Indian television industry. Recently, she worked in popular Hindi TV serials like Saraswatichandra, Beyhadh, and Bepannah.
She also hosted many TV reality shows like Dekh India Dekh, Laughter Ke Phatke, Zara Nachke Dikha Season 2, Comedy Ka Maha Muqabala, and Nachle With Saroj Khan.
Jennifer Winget has won many popular television awards throughout her career in the industry. She has won the Gold Award for Most Fit Actress in the year 2013 and also won the Indian Television Academy Award for Best Actress in the same year and same television show Saraswatichandra.
In the next year, she has also won the Indian Telly Award for Best Actress for the same serial. She has received the HT Most Stylish Award for Most Stylish TV personality in the year 2017 and also received the Lions Gold Award for Best Actress in the same year.
Facts and Information
In an interview, Jennifer has revealed that if she wouldn’t be an actress then she would be an air hostess. She also stated that mostly she is mistaken as a non-Indian because of her first name.
She likes shopping, dancing, and playing with pet dogs in her free time. She is close to the television actress Drashti Dhami and her nephew Shawn.
Jennifer was among 21 Sexiest Asian Women and also included in the list of top 10 television actresses. She was also ranked 14th in the Biz Asia’s TV personality list and among 35 hottest Indian television actresses.