Radhika Apte Biography, Wiki, Age, Movies, Family, Images

Radhika Apte Biography, Wiki, Age, Movies, Family, Images: Radhika Apte is a critically acclaimed Indian actress known for her work in films spanning several languages, such as Bollywood, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu, Marathi, Bengali, and English. She made her acting debut in 2005 with the Hindi film Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi!, and later starred in the Tamil film Dhoni as the character Nalini.

Radhika has a number of movies in various stages of production, such as Baazaar, Lust Stories, Bombairiya, The Ashram, Ula, Shoot the Piano Player, and Vikram Vedha (Hindi). Radhika is also part of the upcoming movie Monica, O My Darling. Her impressive acting has seen her win numerous awards and nominations from several Indian film festivals, making her one of the most acclaimed Indian actresses of today.

Radhika Apte Biography
Radhika Apte Biography

Radhika Apte is a famous actor and dancer who has captivated audiences all over the world. She began her professional training as a Kathak dancer, studying under Kathak exponent Rohini Bhate for eight years before pursuing her acting career. After performing in several films, Radhika moved to London and studied contemporary dance at the renowned Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance for a year.

While studying there, Radhika met her husband, Benedict Taylor, and in 2013 the two were married. She continued to work in Indian cinema after that, appearing in acclaimed projects in multiple languages like Bengali, Marathi, Telugu, Hindi, and Tamil. Now she has an impressive list of movies and TV shows to her name, making her one of the most recognizable names in Indian cinema today.

Radhika Apte is a multi-faceted actress who has been seen in films, short films, and plays in languages such as Marathi, Hindi, English, and even Bengali. From her hometown of Pune, she is associated with Mohit Takalkar’s theatre troupe Aasakta Kalamanch and has appeared in plays such as Tu, Purnaviram, Matra Ratra, Samuel Beckett’s That Time with Rehan Engineer, and the commercial Hindi play Kanyadaan.

She was featured in an English play called Bombay Black and a 12-year-long film project Vakratunda Swaha. Radhika is known for her many appearances in various short films such as Darmiyan where she plays a college girl Ekta. Her video clips are wildly popular on the internet and she is one of the few actresses in India who can take on multiple languages.

Radhika Apte Biography

Name Radhika Apte
Real Name Radhika Apte
Nickname Radhika
Profession Actress, Model
Date of Birth 07 September 1985
Age (as of 2022) 37
Zodiac sign Virgo
Family Father: Charudutt Apte (Doctor)
Mother: Yet to be updated
Brother: Ketan Apte
Marital Status Married (March 2013)
Affairs/Boyfriends Tusshar Kapoor (Actor)
Benedict Taylor (Musician)
Husband Benedict Taylor
Children Yet to be updated
Religion Hindu
Educational Qualification A Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Mathematics
Diploma in Dance Studies
School Tilak Nagar High School, Dombivli, Maharashtra
College Fergusson College, Pune
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dancer, London
Hobbies Reading, Dancing, and Listening to Music
Birth Place Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
Hometown Pune, Maharashtra, India
Current City Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian

Social Media Profiles


Year Title Role Language Notes
2005 Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi! Anjali Hindi
2009 Antaheen Brinda Bengali
2009 Samaantar Rewa Marathi
2009 Gho Mala Asla Hava Savitri Marathi
2010 The Waiting Room Tina Hindi
2010 Rakta Charitra I Nandini Hindi Bilingual film
2010 Rakta Charitra I Nandini Telugu Bilingual film
2010 Rakta Charitra II Nandini Hindi Bilingual film
2010 Rakta Charitra II Nandini Telugu Bilingual film
2011 I Am Natasha Hindi In the segment Abhimanyu
2011 Shor in the City Sapna Hindi
2012 Dhoni Nalini Tamil Bilingual film
2012 Dhoni Nalini Telugu Bilingual film
2012 Ha Bharat Maza Unknown Marathi
2012 Tukaram Aavli Marathi
2013 Rupkatha Noy Sananda Bengali
2013 All in All Azhagu Raja Meenakshi Tamil
2014 Pendulum Nandita Bengali
2014 Legend Jaidev’s cousin Telugu
2014 Postcard Gulzar Marathi
2014 Vetri Selvan Sujatha Tamil
2014 Lai Bhaari Kavita Marathi
2015 Badlapur Kanchan (Koko) Hindi
2015 Haram Isha Malayalam
2015 Hunterrr Tripti Gokhale Hindi
2015 Lion Sarayu Telugu
2015 Manjhi – The Mountain Man Phaguniya Hindi
2015 Kaun Kitne Paani Mein Paro Hindi
2015 The Bright Day Rukmini Hindi
2015 X: Past Is Present Rija Hindi In the segment Biryani
2016 Parched Lajjo Hindi
2016 Phobia Mehak Deo Hindi
2016 Kabali Kumudhavalli Tamil
2017 Madly Archana Hindi In the segment Clean Shaven
2018 Pad Man Gayatri Hindi
2018 Lust Stories Kalindi Hindi Anurag Kashyap’s segment; also co-writer
2018 Andhadhun Sophie Hindi
2018 Baazaar Priya Rai Hindi
2019 Bombairiya Meghna Hindi
2019 Chithiram Pesuthadi 2 Durga Tamil
2019 The Wedding Guest Samira English
2019 The Ashram Gayatri English
2019 A Call to Spy Noor Inayat Khan English
2020 Raat Akeli Hai Radha Hindi
2022 Forensic SI Megha Sharma Hindi
2022 Vikram Vedha TBA Hindi Filming
TBA Monica, O My Darling TBA Hindi Filming

Short Films

  • 2006 – Darmiyan as Ekta
  • 2010 – Vakratunda Swaha
  • 2013 – That Day After Everyday as Rekha
  • 2015 – Ahalya as Ahalya
  • 2015 – The Calling as Shaheen
  • 2016 – Kriti as Dr. Kalpana


  • 2015 – Stories by Rabindranath Tagore as Binodini
  • 2016 – Scared Games as Anjali Mathur
  • 2018 – Ghoul as Nida Rahim
  • 2021 – Ok Computer as Laxmi Suri
  • 2022 – Shantaram as Kavita


Year Production Language Notes
2003 Nako Re Baba
2003 Pan Amhala Khelayachay Marathi
2003 Brain Surgeon English British play
2006 Shobha Yatra Marathi
2006 Tu Marathi
2007 That Time English British play
2007 Poornaviram Marathi
2007 Kanyadaan Marathi
2007 Matra Ratra
2008 Bombay Black
2009 Garbo
2009 Kashmir Kashmir English
2013 Uney Purey Shahar Ek Marathi

Awards and Nominations

Year Film Awards Category Result
2010 Rakta Charitra Screen Award Best Female Debut Nominated
2012 Dhoni Vijay Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
2012 Dhoni SIIMA Award Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
2015 Badlapur Stardust Award Best Supporting Actress Nominated
2015 Badlapur Producers Guild Film Award Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
2015 Manjhi – The Mountain Man Stardust Award Performer of the Year (Editor’s Choice) Nominated
2016 Parched Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles Best Actress Won
2016 Parched Indian Film Festival of Melbourne Best Actress Nominated
2017 Madly Tribeca Film Festival Award Best Actress in an International Narrative Feature Film Won
2018 Lust Stories 47th International Emmy Awards Best Actress Nominated
2018 Andhadhun Star Screen Award Best Supporting Actress Nominated
2019 Andhadhun International Indian Film Academy Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
2019 Andhadhun Zee Cine Awards Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
2019 Herself iReel Awards Best Breakthrough Artist Won
2020 The Sleepwalkers Palm Springs International Festival of Short Film[7] Best Midnight Shorts Nominated

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