Name: Tejashree Walawalkar / तेजश्री वालावलकर
Also Known as Tejashri Valavalkar / Young Ramabai Ranade (Rama) from Unch Majha Zoka
Date of Birth / Age: 15th November
Career Span: 2012 – Present
TV Serials & Shows :
- Saraswati – Lead Role
- Goshta Eka Japti Chi
Chitrapat / Films / Movies :
- Aaji Ani Naat
Most Memorable Role As Rama in Zee Marathi Show Uncha Majha Zoka.
Tejashree was born in Pune. She started acting at a very young age of 4, when she acted in a short film titled Fantastic life of Mr Tripathi. She attends the Huzurpaga, Girls School in Pune. Her early training in acting was done at Smita Talwalkar’s Asmita Chitra Academy. Her family includes her parents – Mother Jagruti and father Avadhoot Walavalkar.
Her role as the young Ramabai Ranade in the serial Unch Majha Jhoka was extremely popular. For the audition of this role, she had to play games like Fugadi and skipping rope and beat almost 400 other young candidates. The role of Chabbu in Subhash Phadke’s movie Aaji Ani Naat was also well received. Some of her favourites as mentioned in an interview are as follows:
Favourite Actors – Amitabh Bachchan, Ashok Saraf, Amir Khan
Favourite Actress – Sulabha Deshpande, Madhuri Dixit
She is a recipient of the Shahu Modak award.