Sakshi Tanwar is an Indian Television Actress born on January 12, 1973 in Alwar Rajasthan , India.
She is best known for her role of Parvati in the popular television soap opera, Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii (Translated literally as: The Story of Every Home).
Saakshi’s character Parvati has been playing the ideal wife, mother, family member. The huge initial success and the subsequent continued patronage of the largely female audience of the show has been instrumental in changing the fortunes of the production house Balaji Telefilms and in creating a successful genre of tearjerker family dramas, which still continues in the Indian TV industry. Her character recently underwent a drastic makeover, to make her look modern, strong and a lady out with a vengeance to get back at each and every enemy of hers.but, now she is back to her old look. The serial enjoys tremendous popularity in India and abroad.
Saakshi Tanwar comes from a middle class family from Alwar in Rajasthan. She studied at the Lady Sri Ram college in New Delhi University.
Saakshi has worked in few other serials including the very popular Devi where she plays the central character who is a spiritually inclined woman with a strong connection to Goddess Durga.She will appear in a few movies in the coming 2008, one movie that has been talked about is Coffee House were she will play the main lead.She is also doing a role in Ekta Kapoor’s C Kkompany. She also donned the role of a host with Smriti.Z.Irani in the very popular dance reality show Yeh Hai Jalwa. It is also said that Saakshi will be playing the role of Ganga in the Mythological serial MAHABHARAT which is being produced by ekta kapoor.
* Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii
* Kutumb (TV Serial)
* Devi (TV Serial)
* Dhadkan ( Pakistani TV Serial )
* Gurukul ( TV Serial ) ( Show Host )
* Koffee With Karan (Guest Appearance) (With Smriti Z Irani)
* Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii crossover episodes
* Kahaani Jurm Ki (One Episode)
* Kahiin To Hoga ( One Episode ) ( Guest Appearance )
* Viraasat (One Episode) (Special Appearance)
* Kavyanjali (Two Episodes) (Special Appearance)
* Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin (As Jassi’s Lawyer) (Special Appearance)
* Kandy Floss ( TV Serial )( One Episode ) (Guest Appearance with Mona Singh )
* Ab Ayega Mazaa ( One Episode ) (Guest Appearance )
* Dhamaal Express With Ali Asgar (comedian)
* Yeh Hai Jalwa with Smirti Z Irani ( Show Host)
* Begum ( Tv Serial ) ( One Episode ) ( Guest with Ronit Roy )
* Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki
* Bade Achhe Lagte Hain
*Kaun Banega Crorepati 5 (Guest Appearance with Ram Kapoor)
* Star Parivaar Awards 2008:
Awarded: Best Maa Best Bhabhi
* Star Parivaar Awards 2007: Awarded: Best Bhabhi
Star Parivaar Awards 2006: Awarded: Best Bhabhi
* Star Parivaar Awards 2004: Awarded: Best Bhabhi
*Apsara Awards 2011: Best Actress TV for Bade Achhe Lagte Hain
* BIG Star Entertainment Awards 2011: Best Actress TV for Bade Achhe Lagte Hain