Radhika Madan is an Indian TV, Bollywood actress, model, and dancer. She is mainly known for working in TV and now Bollywood. Radhika, who hails from Delhi, started her career with television. After doing only one TV serial, she turned to films. Radhika made the journey from the small screen to the big screen very fast. Radhika first appeared in the serial ‘Meri Aashiqui Tumse Hi’ which started on Colors Television in the year 2014.
Madan earned a lot of names from this television show of Ekta Kapoor. Radhika’s fan following was made since this soap opera. People started knowing her only by the name Ishani. Earlier Radhika used to work as a dance teacher in Delhi itself. She made her Bollywood debut with Vishal Bhardwaj’s Pataakha (2018) starring Sanya Malhotra. She was also honored with the Best Debut Actor Award at the ‘Zee Gold Awards’ for her brilliant performance for her debut film. Radhika is very active on social media and always shares her bold, travel, life events images and videos on her Instagram account, where Radhika has 3.4 million followers.
Radhika Madan was born in a Punjabi family in Delhi. She finished her schooling at Delhi Public School, Mathura Road, New Delhi, and did her graduated from Jesus and Mary College, University of Delhi, New Delhi. Dance was her passion from the beginning, and she was interested in it since childhood. When Radhika was in 8th grade, she started learning various dance forms like jazz, ballet, hip-hop, etc. She never thought of becoming an actor as her dream was to become a famous dancer. Radhika enrolled herself for a dance course at the Dance Academy in New York. But soon after, she got an offer to work in television and dropped the idea of moving to New York. Radhika has even worked as a dance instructor.
Age, Biography & Wiki
|Age, Biography & Wiki|
|Real Name||Radhika Madan|
|Nickname||Radhika, Chote, Totta, Ishu|
|Profession||Actress, Model, Dancer|
|Popular Role||Her role as “Ishaani Ranveer Vaghela” in Colors TV’s show ‘Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi’ (2014–2016)|
|Debut||TV-Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi, In the year 2014
Film-Pataakha, In the year 2018
|Language Known||Hindi, Punjabi & English|
|Date Of Birth||1 May 1995 (Monday)|
|Age (as of 2022)||26 Years|
|Birthplace||Pitampura, Delhi, India|
|Address||A flat in ‘Parineeta’ society, Juhu, Mumbai|
|Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign||Taurus|
|Hobbies||Travelling, Reading, Dancing|
|Height, Weight & Physical Overview
|Height in Centimeters||157 cm|
|In Meters||1.57 m|
|In Feet & Inches||5′ 2″|
|Weight in Kilograms||50 kg|
|Weight in Pounds||110 lbs|
|Figure Measurement (approx.)||32-26-32|
|Family & Relatives|
|Father||Sujit Madan (Businessman)|
|Mother||Neeru Madan (Painter)|
|Brother||Arjun Madan (Elder, Implementation Developer)
|Boyfriend, Affairs, Husband, and Marital Status|
|Affairs/Boyfriends||Ishan Arya (Lives in Delhi)
|Education Qualification School and College|
|School||Delhi Public School, Mathura Road, New Delhi|
|College/University||Jesus and Mary College, University of Delhi, New Delhi|
|Educational Qualification||Bachelor Of Commerce (B.Com, Correspondence)|
Favourite Things and Like & Dislike
|Actor||Ranbir Kapoor, Ryan Gosling|
|Actress||Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Deepika Padukone|
|Food||Pani Puri, Bun Maska, Idli, Chocolates, Sushi|
|Film||Bollywood– Andaz Apna Apna, Jab We Met, Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Hollywood– Titanic, Kung Fu Panda, Fast & Furious, A Cinderella Story, The Chronicles of Narnia
|Singer/Musician||A. R. Rahman, Enrique Iglesias, Eminem, Jennifer Lopez, Justin Timberlake, Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift, Rihanna|
|Songs||“Tera Hone Laga Hoon” from the film ‘Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani’
“Tera Mujhse Hai Pehle” from the film ‘Aa Gale Lag Jaa’
“City of Stars” from the film ‘La La Land’
|TV Shows||Indian: MTV Roadies
American: So You Think You Can Dance, How I Met Your Mother, Friends
|Colour||White, Aqua Blue|
|Fashion Brands||Louis Vuitton, Jimmy Choo, Levi’s, Gap|
|Restaurants||Air Lounge, Dome in Mumbai|
|Destination||Miami, London, Europe|
|Salary/Earning (approx.)||INR 50 Lakhs-1 Crore/Film|
|Net Worth (approx.)||$2 Million|
|Car Collection||White-Colored Luxury Mercedes Sedan Car|
Radhika Madan has a Stunning figure and she is 157 cm tall which is 5 feet 2 inches. She has a keen interest to maintain her body fitness her weight is 50 kg. Radhika Madan is very health conscious she always takes care of her looks and appearance. She visits the gym regularly and her figure measurement is 32-27-32. She has attractive Black hair and Black eyes.
Family Background and Relationship
Radhika Madan was born on 1st May 1995 (Monday) in Delhi, India in a middle-class family. Radhika’s family and close friends call her Ishu. Her father’s name is Sujit Madan who is a businessman and her mother is Neeru Madan who is a painter. Radhika is one of two siblings. Radhika has a brother Arjun Madan who is an implementation developer. In one of her interviews, Radhika confirmed that she is dating Ishan Arya for quite some time now. Ishaan is also a resident of Delhi.
Radhika Madan made her acting debut as Ishani in the Colors television serial Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi in 2014. She also participated in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 8 as a contestant but dropped out in the sixth week. Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi is a romantic drama series that premiered on 24 June 2014. Radhika had also made a guest appearance in the semi-finale episode of “Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 7”, in the year 2016. She made her Bollywood debut with Vishal Bhardwaj’s Pataakha (2018) starring Sanya Malhotra. Both the sisters were positively in the role of boss. She then gave her power-packed performance with Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota (2019).
In 2020, she appeared in Hindi Medium, the sequel to Angrezi Medium (2020), alongside Irrfan Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan. Radhika has completed her shooting of Shiddat, which was likely to release in June 2020 but did not release due to the pandemic. Radhika Madan’s movie ‘Ray’ was recently released on Netflix, which gave a very good response from the public, and her character was also recognized. Other cast includes Manoj Bajpayee, Ali Fazal, KK Menon. And in 2021, Radhika Madan’s film Shiddat was released, Shiddat is a Bollywood drama, directed by Kunal Deshmukh. Apart from these, Sunny Kaushal, Mohit Raina, and Diana Penty are in the lead roles in the film. Apart from this, she has also worked in the web series ‘Feels Like Ishq’.
Journey of Radhika Madan
The actress has written a long post on her Instagram account, in which Radhika has shared some things about her acting journey. She has written
When someone used to ask me what to do when I grow up, I would say ‘marry’. I auditioned for a television program at the age of only 17 for which I was in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India to shoot for three days. This was a very difficult time for me. At that time my weight increased a lot. When I started giving auditions, I kept getting rejections. I was told that I needed a certain shape and size, I should have surgery. I feel right. Who are these people who tell me that I am not beautiful? I had to struggle for many days. I used to doubt myself. Still knew that the journey is more important than the destination. So I started enjoying auditions and signed my first film.
Radhika Madan is one of the most popular Television Actresses who become a Film Actress at present by her hard work in the Film and TV Industry. The total net worth of Radhika Madan is around $ 2 million if we converted it into Indian rupees it may be more than 10 crores. The major source of her earnings are brand endorsements, paid promotions, and TV Advertisements. Radhika charges INR 50 Lakhs to 1 Crore per movie while Radhika charges Rs. 1.5 lacs per episode For TV shows. According to some reports, Radhika’s net worth got risen around 40% in the last few years.
Car Collection and Lifestyle
Radhika is mostly seen in her white-colored luxury Mercedes sedan car. Radhika belongs to Delhi and lives with her family in Delhi. But after coming to the movies, Radhika Madan has recently bought a house for her which is a luxurious apartment facing the sea in the city of Mumbai. This 3 BHK apartment has everything that speaks of its filmy flair.
- Pataakha, as Champa, In the year 2018.
- Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota, as Supriya Bhatnagar, In the year 2019.
- Angrezi Medium, Tarika Bansal, In the year 2020.
- Shiddat, Kartika Singhania, In the year 2021.
- Ray, as Divya Didi, In the year 2021.
- Feels Like Ishq, as Avani, Episode: Save The Da(y)te, In the year 2021.
- Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi, as Ishaani Ranveer Vaghela, From the year 2014 to the year 2016.
- Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 8, as Contestant, In the year 2015.
- Ni Jana, Sung by Jasleen Royal, Alibi Rafeon, YRF, In the year 2021.
- Kuttey, Directed By Vishal Bhardwaj, Releasing Year 2022.
- Sanaa, Filming, TBA.
Awards & Nominations
List Of Awards & Nominations For Television Shows
|2015||Zee Gold Awards||Best Debut Actress||Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi||Won|
|2015||Indian Television Academy Awards||Best Newcomer (Female)||Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi||Won|
|2015||Indian Telly Awards||Fresh New Face (Female)||Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi||Won|
|2015||Indian Telly Awards||Best Jodi on TV||Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi||Nominated|
List Of Awards & Nominations For Films
|2018||Star Screen Awards||Most Promising Newcomer (Female)||Pataakha||Won|
|2019||Zee Cine Awards||Best Female Debut||Pataakha||Nominated|
|2019||64th Filmfare Awards||Best Female Debut||Pataakha||Nominated|
|2020||65th Filmfare Awards||Best Actress (Critics)||Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota||Nominated|
|2021||Filmfare OTT Awards||Best Supporting Actress in a Web Original Film||Ray||Won|
Contact and Social Media Information
If you are a big fan of Radhika Madan and you want to know more about her so you can follow her on social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. On social media platforms, you will get the latest photos, videos, and updates about her.
Some Unknown Facts About Radhika Madhan
- Radhika Madan is not only fond of acting or dance but also has a passion for poetry. Whenever she gets time, she writes something or the other.
- Whenever Radhika Madan is under stress, she listens to Sufi Music and Coke Studio or plays something. This helps them deal with stress.
- Radhika Madan was a dance instructor in New Delhi before joining the acting world. After the TV serial, she also participated in the dance show Jhalak Dikhhlaja.
- Every child has a nickname in the house, from which close ones call him. Radhika has three nicknames – Tota, Chhote, and Ishu.
- Radhika Madan received the Best Debut Actor Zee Gold Award and Best Fresh Face Female Award in 2015 at the age of just 20.
- But the passion for dance was born in childhood. Her parents were very supportive. At the age of 17, she auditioned for a TV show and within 3 days she was in Mumbai to shoot.
- There was a time when ‘she didn’t get work for the next year and a half. But she did not give up and started enjoying the audition. Soon she got her first film signed and later other projects as well.
- When Radhika started giving auditions but she faced rejection. She was told that she needed a certain shape and size, hence the need for surgery.
- Radhika Madan has revealed that she was advised to undergo cosmetic surgery early in her career to look beautiful, to which she refused.
- Radhika has been nominated several times for her roles in television serials, out of which she won 4 awards for Best Debut Actress, Best Newcomer, and Fresh New Face.
- She also participated in the “Veet – Be the Diva” beauty pageant in 2013.
- There is a tattoo written on the left arm with “Live”.