Vandana Botadkar Vithlani is an Indian television actress who works in the Hindi entertainment industry. She is best known for her role as Urmila in the popular television show Saath Nibhana Saathiya (2010).
Vandana Vithlani was born on Friday 26 January 1979.age 42 years; by 2022) in Mumbai, Maharashtra. His zodiac sign is Aquarius. Vandana did her schooling from New Era High School, Panchgani, Maharashtra. Also, he completed his graduation from Jai Hind College, Mumbai. Vandana loved watching TV serials since childhood and wanted to become an actress.
Height (approx.): 5′ 4
Hair Color: black
Eye Colour: black
Vandana Vithlani belongs to a Gujarati family.
parents and siblings
Not much information is available about Vandana Vithlani’s parents and siblings.
husband and children
Vandana Vithlani husband name is Vipul Vithlani, who is an actor and director in Gujarati theatre.
Vandana married Vipul on 26 October 1996. The couple has two sons, Yuvan Vithlani and Parv Vithlani.
Vandana started acting in Gujarati commercials and theater while in college. He described his journey from acting in plays to being cast in a Hindi television serial in an interview. he quoted,
Yes, I always wondered how these actors are doing this serial. I want to enter too. But there was never any influence or contact. Then one day my co-star told me about the auditions going on in Rashmi Sharma Productions. First I said that I will not go for direct auditions. If I get an email, I’ll post my resume and photos. If they like they will call and I will go for the audition. The next day another friend suddenly gave me the mail id. It was like wow so fast because I didn’t tell anyone about it. Sent my resume. He called me for the audition. And the journey began as Urmila Shah.
Vandana Vithlani made her acting debut in 2010 with the popular Hindi television show ‘Saath Nibhana Saathiya’. She played the role of Urmila Shah in the television show.
She was a part of several other Hindi television shows including Sasural Simar Ka (2017), Kaal Bhairav Rahasya 2 (2018), Muskaan (2019), and Hamari Bahu Silk (2019).
She is currently working in three television shows, Pandya Store (2021), Tera Mera Saath Rahe (2021), and Shubh Shagun (2022). In an interview, he talked about managing his busy schedule and said,
Apart from Shubh Shagun, I am a part of Pandya Store and Tera Mera Saath Rahe. Since I am doing character roles in these shows, I am not shooting for the entirety. So I could manage to get the third show. ,
Yes, there are times when it becomes difficult to work in three shows, but I really enjoy the process. There are days when I shoot for two shows in a day. Travel may be taxed as it takes time, but other than that, I have no complaints. I also find time for my family and on holidays I cook for them.”
Facts / Trivia
- Before working in the Hindi television industry, Vandana Vithlani worked as a numerologist.
- Her hobbies include shopping, traveling and listening to music.
- She wanted to make a career in the hospitality sector since childhood. However, her family values did not allow her to follow her goal. She then moved on to her second passion of acting.
- In 2012, she appeared with Aamir Khan In Hindi television show- Naye Soch Ki Talaash with Aamir.
- Vandana revealed in an interview in 2019 that the COVID-19 outbreak caused her financial hardship as the makers of the show ‘Hamari Bahu Silk’ failed to pay her dues. He further quoted,
I have started making rakhis and selling them online to keep myself busy and earn some money. I shot from May to October 2019, but I have been paid for the month of May only. My dues are in lakhs of rupees. It’s been more than a year without any payments and I’ve exhausted all my savings. ,
- Vandana is an avid dog lover and also has a pet dog named Lucy