Vaibhavi Merchant is a famous Indian director and choreographer well known in Bollywood. She is best known for her choreography style and her unique dance style.
Vaibhavi Merchant’s net worth is estimated to be approximately 2 million Indian rupees. She charges around 250k per episode. These values are collected from various websites and is not confirmed.
Vaibhavi’s main source of income is from Bollywood movie choreographies. It is believed that she takes 25-30 lakh rupees per song.
Real Name: Vaibhavi Merchant
Date of Birth: 17 December 1975
Nick Name: Not Known
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Age: 43 years
Height: 5 feet 5 inches
Weight: 62 kg
Vaibhavi Merchant was born in Chennai, Tamilnadu to Ramesh Merchant and Hridiya Merchant. The famous classical dancer Hiralal was her grandfather. She is also niece of Chinni Prakash as well as Rekha Chinni Prakash. She started her training in dance at the age of 5 and she completed it by 17. She is very prolific in Bharatanatyam and Kathak. She dated Sanjay Leela Bhansali in 2008 and is still single.
Marital Status: Unmarried
Vaibhavi Merchant started her career in 1999 by assisting her uncle Chinni Prakash. She did her first solo choreography for ‘Dhol Bhaje’ in the movie Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam. This was a huge hit song and brought her huge success. She also received National Film Award for this song. Vaibhavi took a short break and returned with another hit from movie Lagaan, choreographed the song ‘O re chori’. She also made a acting debut in Malayalam romantic movie ‘Snehapoorvam Anna’. She played a character of an innocent girl Anna with Nedumudi Venu in 2000. After a very long time she again appeared in ‘Student of the Year’. Vaibhavi is also working as judge on some television reality shows such as Nach Baliye 3, Zara Nach Ke Dikha 2, and Jhalak Dikhla Jaa Season 3. She also received IIFA award for Bunty aur Bubbly in 2006 and Aaja Nachle, in 2007. Her recent work includes the choreography in Sultan, Ok Jaanu, Befikre and Fan.
Vaibhavi Merchant is also known for speaking more than six languages Hindi, Bengali, Spanish, Gujarati, Telugu, Marathi, Punjabi and Tamil. Vaibhavi currently lives in Mumbai and owns a stylish Audi Car. Her other hobbies include travelling and reading. Her favorite actress is Rani Mukherji and Katrina Kaif.