Raashi Khanna is a popular Indian actress who continuously acts in Telugu films. She was born on 30th November 1990 in New Delhi, India. She did her schoolings in St. Marks’s senior secondary public school, New Delhi. After that, she completed her B.A in English at Lady Shriram College for women in New Delhi. Her parents are Raj K.Khanna Father who worked at Metro Scale Corporation and her mother Saritha Khanna a homemaker and she has an Elder brother Raunaq Khanna. In her childhood days itself, her ambition is to act in films and to become a star. Raashi Khanna Biography is very attractive.
Raashi Khanna Biography
Real Name Raashi Khanna
Nickname Not Known
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in Feet-Inches- 5’ 6”
Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 57 kg
in Pounds- 126 lbs
Figure Measurements 34-28-34
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black
Date of Birth 30 November 1990
Age (as in 2016) 26 Years
Birth Place New Delhi, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Sagittarius
Hometown New Delhi, India
School St. Mark’s Senior Secondary Public School, Delhi
College Lady Shri Ram College for Women, New Delhi
Educational Qualification B.A. in English
Debut Film: Madras Cafe (2013, Bollywood)
Oohalu Gusagusalade (2014, Telugu)
Shaitan Ka Bachcha (2017, Tamil)
Villain (2017, Malayalam)
Father- Raj K. Khanna (Worked at Metro Sales Corp.)
Mother- Sarita Khanna
Brother- Raunaq Khanna (Elder)
Address Palam Vihar, Gurugram, Haryana
Hobbies Singing, poetry, reading, traveling
Controversies Once she wore a long western dress in which Lord Ganapati’s picture was printed along with the picture of angels around him, which later became controversial.
Raashi Khanna dress controversy
Favorite Food Lebanese & Chinese cuisine
Favorite Actors Shah Rukh Khan, Mahesh Babu, Ranbir Kapoor
Favorite Actress Madhuri Dixit, Priyanka Chopra
Favorite Films Bollywood: Khoobsurat
Favorite Songs Telugu: “Em Sandehum ledu” from the film Oohalu Gusagusalade (2014), Guvva Gorinkatho from the film Subramanyam For Sale (2015)
Hindi: Zara Zara from the film Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein (2001)
Favorite Colour White
Favorite Book Only Love Is Real by Brian Weiss
Favorite Perfume Midnight Poison by Christian Dior
Favorite Fashion Designer Sabyasachi Mukherji
Favorite Restaurant N Grill in Hyderabad
Favorite Destination South Spain
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends Not Known
Salary (approx.) 25-30 Lakh/film (INR)
In 2013 she entered into the film industry and she got a chance to act in a Hindi film Madras Café, in which she acted as a Ruby role. This movie is completely based on political action which was directed by Shoojit Sircar. Leading roles were played by John Abraham, Narghis Fakhri, Raashi Khanna, and Leena paul. This film covered the theme of the 1980’s and 1990’s. This movie was released on 23rd August 2013. This film which covered full of political and army based it was great fresher news to the audience and overall it was with positive feedback. The movie was the biggest hit in the box office, which had won more awards also. Raashi Khanna was so happy since her first movie was the hit one.
Her next release was in 2014 which was a Telugu movie Manam, in this movie she came as a special appearance role. This is a fantasy drama which was written and directed by Vikram Kumar. In this film, she played a Prema role as a special appearance. Leading roles were by Akkineni Nageashwara Rao, Akkineni Nagarjuna, Kkineni Nagachaitanya, Shriya Sharan and Samantha Akkineni. This film was produced by Akkineni family. This film was produced on 23rd may 2014. It was the hit movie in the box office with all positive feedbacks which was an entertaining movie.
In 2014 she had a chance to act in Telugu movie Oohalu Gusagusalade which is a romantic film, which was written and directed by a Telugu actor Srinivas Avasarala. Leading role was played by Sai Korrapati, Raashi, and Srinivas avasarala. Music composer for this film is Kalyani Koduri and Venkat.C.Dhilip is the cinematographer for this film. This film was released on 20th June 2013. This movie was also the biggest hit in the box office, and the collection was around 27 crores in 30 days that was a mega-hit movie.
In the year 2014, her next movie was Joru a Telugu movie, which is a romantic comedy film directed by Kumar Nagendra. This film was produced by Ashok and Nagarjuna. Leading roles played in this film are Sundeep Kishan, Raashi Khanna, Priya Banerjee, and Sushma Raj. Music composer for this film is Bheems Ceciroleo. This film was released on 7th November 2014. The film was good and the reviews were ok from the audience.
In 2015 she acted in a Telugu film Jil as a Savitri role which is an action based film directed by Radha Krishna Kumar and which was jointly produced by Pramod Uppalapati and Vamsi Krishna Reddy under the banner of UV Creations. Leading roles were performed by Gobichand and Raashi Khanna. Ghibran was the music composer for this film and Sakthi Saravanan is the cinematographer. This film was released on 27th March 2015. This movie was also the hit movie in the box office was a collection to the box office is around 12 crores.
In 2015 she acted in a Telugu film Shivam, which is an action comedy film. Leading stars were played by Ram Pothineni and Raashi Khanna. Director for this film is Sreenivasa Reddy and Sravanthi Ravi Kishore is the producer for this film. This film was released on 2nd October 2015. This film was with some negative reviews from the audience side.
In 2015 her next release was also a Telugu movie Bengal Tiger which is an action comedy film. This film was written and directed by Sampath Nandi. Leading roles were played Ravi Teja, Tamannaah and Raashi Khanna. The theme of this film is the conflict between two intelligent persons. This film was released on 10th December 2015. This film came out with mixed reviews and it was a commercially successful movie in the box office.
In 2016 she acted in a Telugu movie Supreme which is an action comedy film, which was directed by Anil Ravipudi. This film was produced by Dil Raju under Sri Venkateshwara creations. Leading roles were played by Sai Dharam Tej and Raashi Khanna. Sai Karthik is the music composer for this film. This film was released on 5th may 2016. This film came out well and also positive feedbacks were thrown from the audience side which was the hit movie in the box office.
In 2016 she acted in a Telugu movie Hyper which is aromatic comedy action film. This film was directed by Santhosh Srinivas, which was produced under 14 Reels Entertainment. Leading roles were played by Ram Pothineni and Raashi Khanna. Ghibran was the music composer for this film and background score by Mani Sharma. This film was released on 30th September 2016.
Jai Lava Kusu
In 2017 she acted in Jai Lava Kusu a Telugu film which was written and directed by K.S Ravindra. Leading roles were played by junior NTR, Raashi Khanna and Nivetha Thomas. Music composer for this film is Devi Shri Prasad. This film was released on 21st September 2017. This film was the biggest hit in the box office.
In 2017 she acted in Raja the Great in the Telugu film in which she came in a special appearance role. This movie is completely an action comedy film which was directed by Anil Ravipudi and the producer of the film is Dil Raju under Sri Venkateswara banners. Leading roles were played by Ravi Teja and Mehreen Pirzada. Sai Karthik was the music composer to this film. This movie was released on 18th October 2017. This movie was also with good feedbacks.
In 2017 she acted in Villain a Malayalam movie which is a crime movie which was directed by B.Unnikrishnan. This film was produced by Rockline Venkatesh. Here Raashi Khanna played as the leading role along with stars. This film was later dubbed in Hindi also. This film was released on 27th October 2017.
In 2017 she acted in Oxygen a Telugu film which is an action film directed by A.M Jyothi Krishna. This film was produced by S. Aishwarya under Sri Ram Creations. Leading stars are Gobichand and Raashi Khanna. The music director is Yuvan Shankar Raja for this film. This film was released on 30 th November 2017. This film was the hit one in the box office.
Touch Chesi Chuda
In 2018 her next release was Touch Chesi Chuda an action comedy film directed by Vikram Sirikonda. Leading stars are Ravi Teja, Raashi Khanna and Seerat Kapoor.this film were released on 2nd February 2018. The feedback for the film was positive around the audience side.
In 2018 Tholi Prema a Telugu film which is a romantic comedy film directed by Venki Atluri and the producer is B.V.S.N.Prasad. Leading roles were played by Varun Tej and Raashi Khanna. This was released on 10th February 2018. This film came out with mixed reviews.
In 2018 her next film was Srinivasa Kalyanam a Telugu romantic film which was directed by Sathish Vegesna. This movie was produced by Dil Raju under the banner of Sri Venkateshwara creations. Leading roles were played by Nithin, Raashi Khanna and Nandhita Swetha. This movie was released on 9th August 2018.
In 2018 she acted in a Tamil film Imaikkaa Nodigal which is a crime thriller movie, which was written and directed by R. Ajay Gnanamuthu. Leading stars in this film are Nayanthara, Atharvaa, Raashi Khanna and Bollywood director Anurag Kashyap. Hip Hop Tamizha is the music composer for this film. This film was released on 30th August 2018. This movie came out well with excellent reviews.
In 2014 she was nominated and has won the award for the movie Oohalu Gusagusalade which is Telugu movie for Best Debut Actress in SIIMA Awards.