The name of Rakhi Sawant goes hand in hand with controversy as she is the most controversial item girl Bollywood has ever seen. She also contested in the Lok Sabha elections of 2014, but was not able to win the hearts of people. Rakhi is considered a complete entertainer, because of her sexy moves as well as bold attitude.
Net Worth: Rs 15 crore
Income Sources: Rakhi Sawant started her career as a model and item girl in Bollywood, but later also acted in some movies. She has also participated in the popular television shows “Bigg Boss” and “Nach Baliye”. Also, she has staged a reality show called “Rakhi Ka Swayamvar”. Recently, Rakhi has stepped into politics by forming a political party called Rashtriya Aam Party.
Born: 25th November, 1978 (36 years old)
Real Name: Neeru Bheda
Marital Status: Currently single.
Height/Weight: 5 feet 5 inches, 56 kg
Rakhi Sawant was born in Mumbai and comes from a lower middle class family, where entering the film line was never considered a great idea. She did her schooling from a small local school in vile Parle and then joined Mithibai College for her graduation. However, Rakhi went against the norms to step into the film industry at the young age of 14 years. One of her elder brother and sister to tried their fate in Bollywood as a film director and actress, but they were not able to make it big as Rakhi did. Rakhi has proved that dedication, hard work and attitude can take a person a long way, even if one comes from a very humble background.
Rakhi Sawant started her career young, with an item song in the Govinda starrer, “Joru Ka Gulaam” in 2002, followed by many more in movies like “Jis Desh mein Ganga Rehta Hai” and “Yeh raaste Hain Pyaar Ke”, but she got main recognition with the item number called “Mohabbat hai Mirchi”, in the movie “Chura Liya Hai Tumne”. Besides her popular item song appearances, Rakhi Sawant was also cast in some small roles in big banner movies like “Main hoon Naa” and “Masti”, and was appreciated for her performances. From a small time dancer in the industry, Rakhi has become one of the most well known and controversial actresses today, thanks to her cool attitude and hot appearance. Rakhi particularly shot into fame by being a part of the reality show called “Bigg Boss”, where she had the opportunity to shoe her true colors and grab the attention of audience in India and around the world. She has also been seen in some regional language films, such as Marathi, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada.
House and Cars
Rakhi Sawant owns a luxurious house in Mumbai, which reflects her stylish lifestyle and amazing taste. The house is tastefully decorated with the latest and best of amenities and art décor. Rakhi has never been much interested in luxury cars, but she has bought a Ford Endeavor, which is worth Rs 21 lakhs.