An Indian film actress, Rhea Chakraborty grabbed the attention of media as the girlfriend of the popular Bollywood actor, Late Sushant Singh Rajput.
Rhea was born on Wednesday, 1 July 1992 (age 28 years; as in 2020), in Bangalore. Her zodiac sign is Cancer. She did her schooling from Army Public School Ambala Cantt, Punjab. She was born in a Hindu Bengali family.
Her father’s name is Indrajit Chakraborty who is an Indian army officer. She has a younger brother, Showik Chakraborty.
In 2009, she participated in the MTV India’s reality show, ‘TVS Scooty Teen Diva’ and was the first runner-up in the show. Later, she auditioned for VJ at MTV Delhi and got selected. She has worked as a host in various MTV shows; ‘Pepsi MTV Wassup’ (2009), ‘MTV Gone in 60 seconds’ (2010), and ‘TicTac College Beat’ (2012). In 2012, she debuted in the Telugu film, ‘Tuneega Tuneega.’
She debuted in the Bollywood film, ‘Mere Dad Ki Maruti’ (2013), opposite Saqib Saleem. Some of her other Bollywood films are ‘Sonali Cable’ (2014), ‘Half Girlfriend’ (2017), ‘Bank Chor’ (2017), ‘Jalebi’ (2018), and ‘Chehre’ (2020). She has appeared in various TV commercials including Yepme, Stayfree, and Maruti Suzuki.
Reportedly, she was in a relationship with the Bollywood actor, Aditya Roy Kapur. She was dating the late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, and they were often spotted together. After Sushant’s demise, in her social media posts, she confirmed that she was Sushant’s girlfriend.
When asked about her relationship with Sushant in an interview, she said,
We’ve been very good friends for many years. I am fond of working towards our shared goals, like starting our new NGO, and travelling. If there is anything else between us or not, this isn’t something that I want to disclose yet.
Reportedly, she was the last person whom Sushant had called before he committed suicide on 14 June 2020.
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