Neena Gupta

Neena Gupta Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 20, 2023

Date of Birth

4 / June / 1959


65 Years


Actor and Television Director

Neena Gupta Age, Husband, Children, Family, Biography & More

Neena Gupta, an Indian actress and television director, was born on 4 June 1959. She has won several awards, including two National Film Awards (three Filmfare Awards, and two Screen Awards). She is well-known for her work in an art-house and commercial film.

In 1994, she was nominated for the National Film Award as Best Supporting Actress as a young widow in Woh Chokri (1994). She saw a career revival in 2018 when she starred as a middle-aged pregnant lady in the comedy-drama Badhaai Ho. For this, she was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Actress and won the Filmfare Award (Critics).

Early Life

Neena Gupta is from Bengal. She was born in Kolkata. Her father is from the Baniya Community, and her mother is from Punjab. She is therefore a mixture of Baniya and Punjabi communities. She was born in Kolkata and raised in Delhi, in the Karol Bagh area. Neena Gupta, the oldest of the four sisters, is the youngest. Her father was a second husband and had two children. She had four siblings as a result.


Neena Gupta Parents

Neena Gupta Parents

Vivek Mehra Neena Gupta Husband

Vivek Mehra Neena Gupta Husband

Masaba Gupta Neena Gupta Daughter

Masaba Gupta Neena Gupta Daughter

Alok Nath Neena Gupta Boyfriend

Alok Nath Neena Gupta Boyfriend

Shaarangdev Neena Gupta Boyfriend

Shaarangdev Neena Gupta Boyfriend

Viv Richards Neena Gupta Boyfriend

Viv Richards Neena Gupta Boyfriend


Neena Gupta attended Bal Bharti School for her pre-schooling, and Vidya Bhavan for her schooling until the 12th grade. For her bachelor’s degree, she chose Arts. She did it in Janki Devi Mahavidyalaya and then went to Delhi University for her master’s. She chose Sanskrit for her master’s.

Her mother holds a master’s in Sanskrit. After deciding to complete her thesis, she received her MPhil at Delhi University. Her idea was entitled “Stage Techniques In Sanskrit Drama”. This explains her interest in Cinema. Her choice was related to Cinema and stage performance.

Personal Life

Gupta wed Amlan Kusum Ghose while still an undergraduate at IIT Delhi. Both parties decided to end their marriage within one year. Pandit Jasraj’s son, Shaarangdev was briefly her engagement. In the late 1980s, she was in a relationship with Vivian Richards, a former West Indies cricketer.

Although they were never married, Masaba Gupta was born to them in 1989. Gupta, already married to Richards, decided to raise Masaba as a single mom. Gupta was married to Vivek Mehra, a New Delhi-based chartered accountant, in a private ceremony in the United States in 2008.

Check more details on Wikipedia


Film Career

In 1982, Neena Gupta was featured in six films. Raman Kumar directed her first film, ‘Saath Saath. Farooq Shaikh & Deepti Naval played the lead roles. According to some reports, she was paid ten thousand rupees in 1982 for her film titled ‘Gandhi. She is multilingual and acted in Malayalam films in 1991 (Vasthuhara) and 1992 (Aham).



Film Roles Year
83 Raj Kumari Nikhanj 2021
Aadat Se Majboor   1982
Aadharshila   1982
Aadhi Mimansa   1991
Aankhen Chief minister’s wife 1993
Agnidaah Sunita 1985
Aham Mother Nobble 1992
Alone as Sanjana’s Mother 2015
Angaar Majid’s Wife 1992
Anth Mrs. Vikas Saxena 1994
Badhaai Ho Priyamvada Kaushik 2018
Balwaan   1992
Batwara   1989
Bhagavad Gita Drupadi 1993
Chhatrasal Narrator 2021
Chhevan Dariya (The Sixth River) Gurjeet Kaur 2010
Cotton Mary Blossom (Mary’s sister) 1999
Dial 100 Seema Pallav 2021
Drishti Revati 1990
Dushmani: A Violent Love Story   1995
Eena Meena Deeka   1994
Gandhi Abha 1982
Goodbye Gayatri Bhalla 2022
Hello Zindagi   2010
In Custody Sarla 1994
Issaq as Amma 2013
Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron Priya 1983
Jaipur Junction   1982
Jazbaat   1994
Jeeo Shaan Se   1997
Kaarnama Vyjayanti 1990
Kal Ki Awaz Mrs. Fahmida Nooruddin Ahmed 1992
Khalnayak Champa Didi 1993
Kitani Mohabbat hai Savita Punj 2009
Laila Salma 1984
Mandi Vasanti 1983
Mere Dost Picture Abhi Baaki Hai as Mymmyji 2012
Meri Biwi Ka Jawaab Nahin Savitri 2004
Mrs. Chatterjee Vs Norway   2023
Mulk Tabassum 2018
Music Teacher Madhavi 2019
Na Ghar Ke Na Ghaat Ke Mrs. S. Tripathi 2010
Nazar   1995
Nazar as Jogan 2005
Panga Jaya’s mother 2020
Phir Teri Kahani Yaad Aayee Street Singer 1993
Raat Ke Saudagar   2002
Rihaee Sukhi 1988
Saath Saath   1982
Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar Aunty 2021
Sardar Ka Grandson Sardar Kaur 2021
Shiv Shastri Balboa Elsa 2023
Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan Sunaina Tripathi 2020
Sone Ki Sita   1994
Suraj Ka Satvan Ghoda Satti 1992
Susman Mandira 1987
Swarg Naina 1990
Taniya   1987
Teree Sang Paaki M. Puri 2009
The Deceivers Gopal’s Wife 1988
The Last Color Noor 2019
The Threshold Rinku 2015
The White Elephant   2009
Trikaal Milagrenia 1985
Uff! Yeh Mohabbat Billo 1997
Utsav Madanika 1984
Uunchai Shabina Siddiqui 2022
Vadh Manju Mishra 2022
Vasthuhara Damayanthi 1991
Veer Mangla 2010
Veere Di Wedding Mrs. Sharma 2018
Veerta Uma 1993
Woh Chokri Geeta Devi 1994
Yalgaar Kaushalya Kumar 1992
Yeh Nazdeekiyan   1982
Zulm Ki Hukumat Yashwant’s wife 1992


Neena Gupta began her television career in 1985 with the serial “Khandaan”. From 1985 to 1987, she has been a part of three consecutive serials. She then did Shyam Benegal’s Bharat Khoj serial and then a Dard serial in 1994. Gupta also hosted the popular remake series ‘The Weakest Link. Gupta gained fame for her role in ‘Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin. Some of her serials were successful. She directed ‘Saans’, ‘Siski’, ‘Kyun Hai Pyar.’


Title Roles Year
Khandaan   1985
Yatra   1986
Gul Gulshan Gulfaam   1987
Mirza Ghalib Nawab Jaan 1988
Dard   1989
Daddy Vimla 1989
Chanakya (1991 TV series) Chanakya Shweta 1989
Junoon Reema 1994
Daane Anaar Ke   1994–1995
Saans Priya Kapoor 1998–1999
Pal Chhin 1999
Siski Anoushka Saxena 2000
Son Pari 2000–2004
Kamzor Kadii Kaun Host 2001–2002
Saanjhi Kanak 2002
Kyun Hota Hai Pyarrr 2002–2004
Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin Nandini 2004
Saat Phere Manno Bhabhi 2005–2009
Ladies Special Shubha Joshi 2009
Dil Se Diya Vachan Dr. Kalyani Rajadhyaksha 2010–2011
Kehne Ko Humsafar Hain 2018
Made in Heaven Veenu Roshan 2019
Panchayat Manju Devi 2020-present
PariWar Kadambari 2020
Masaba Masaba Neena Gupta 2020-present

Awards and Nominations

Work Award Year
Bazaar Sitaram National Film Awards 1993
Woh Chokri 1994
Saans Screen Awards 1999
Mulk International Indian Film Academy Awards 2019
Badhaai Ho 2019
Screen Awards 2019
Lions Gold Awards 2019
Zee Cine Awards 2019
Filmfare Awards 2019
Panchayat Filmfare OTT Awards 2020
Masaba Masaba 2021
Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan Filmfare Awards 2021
Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar 2022
2022 Filmfare OTT Awards Best Supporting Actress (Comedy Series) 2022

Net Worth

Neena Gupta is a well-known actress in the Indian Bollywood and Malayalam entertainment industries. According to various sources, her estimated net worth is around Rs. 72 crore, which is approximately $10 million. Her primary source of income is her successful career as a film and television actress in the Indian Bollywood Entertainment Industry.

Physical Appearance

She stands at a height of 5 feet 3 inches and weighs 50 kilograms. Neena Gupta has captivating black eyes and her hair is also of the same striking black color.

Neena Gupta Instagram


You might be interested in Priscilla Presley’s Biography

Body Measurements Not Yet Update
Birth Place Delhi India
Children Daughters: Masaba Gupta, Fashion Designer
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 161 CM
Height In Meter 1.61 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Father: R. N. Gupta
Mother: Shakuntala Gupta
Profession Actor and Television Director
Spous First Husband: Name Not Known
Second Husband: Vivek Mehra
Weight 55 Kg
121 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Gemini


If you have any question, please write below.

Enter your comment!

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *