Disha Patani, through her powerful performances and dazzling looks, has managed to become a well-known name amongst millennials. After starring in a Hindi biopic, M.S. Dhoni, the actress came into the limelight. Throughout her journey so far, the actress has been able to grab various awards and considerable attention, as well as love from her fans.
Disha Patani became a part of the movie industry in 2015, debuting with a Telegu movie called Loafer. While the movie managed to make a mark, and it couldn’t surpass the cost incurred. Directed by Puri Jagannadh, the movie was able to earn Rs106 million while it was filmed on a budget of Rs200 million.
Following this, the actress featured in a music video along with her currently alleged boyfriend, Tiger Shroff. The video was produced by Bhushan Kumar and Krishan Kumar in collaboration with Meet Bros under T-Series. Whilst the video was composed by Meet Bros, Aditi Singh Sharma gave her voice to the song.
Her Commercial Break
Patani finally came across her commercial break with one of the highest-grossing biopics in Bollywood-M.S.Dhoni: The Untold Story. This biographical sports film was inspired by the life story of the former captain of the Indian Cricket Team, Mahendra Singh Dhoni. The artist was cast alongside Sushant Singh Rajput and Kiara Advani.
Patani played the role of the girlfriend of Mahendra Singh Dhoni that died in a car accident named Priyanka Jha. The film hit the theatres on 30 September 2016 and had a colossal box office collection worth Rs2.16 Billion. Not only did the film become a massive hit but it also lent Disha substantial critical acclaim.
The actress then shaped her career by starring in the remake of a 2016 hit- Baaghi. Disha Patani acted in this movie besides Tiger Shroff, playing the latter’s love interest. This movie was produced by Sajid Nadiadwala and was directed by Ahmed Khan.
After releasing worldwide on 30 March 2018, Baaghi-2 grossed around Rs243 crore. Recently, the release of “Malang” with Aditya Roy Kapoor, starring Patani, has made her an active celebrity.
Before becoming a star in the movie industry, the actress participated in various modeling contests and was a part of different advertisements. Cadbury Dairy Milk Silk ad is one of the most prominent TV commercials.
The beautiful actress was born in Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh. Patani’s age, although, has been a controversial subject. Her father is a DSP in the Uttar Pradesh Police Department, and her mother is a housewife. Even though she was raised in Bareilly, she traces her roots back to Tanakpur, Uttrakhand, India. The actress was born to an upper-middle-class family and had an elder sister, Khushboo Patani and a younger brother, Suryansh Patani.
Pursuing her dream to be an engineer, Patani went to Amity University in Lucknow to study for a Bachelor of Technology degree in computer science and engineering.
Disha Patani dated ‘Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan’ actor Parth Samthaan for some time. If reports are to be believed, the actress is now in a relationship with her Baaghi-2 co-star, Tiger Shroff.
The controversy surrounding her age
The controversy was attracted by the claims made by the actress regarding her age. In 2012, the actress told the media, she had turned 20 years old. Whereas in 2016, she declared again that she had turned 20 years old. The date of birth specified by her in the year 2012 was 13 June 19,92 and the same, in the year 2016, was claimed by her to be 27 July 1995.
Net Worth of Disha Patani
Disha Patani’s net worth is approximately Rs55 crore. The actress is estimated to be earning nearly Rs17 crore every year. She charges Rs2 crore per movie and is a proud owner of four luxury cars.