Know all about Bigg Boss 15 Contestant Tejasswi Prakash


Actress Tejaswi Prakash Wayangankar is from India and currently works on television. She’s worked on a number of shows over the years. In the world of television, Tejaswi is a much-loved and admired actress. She’s now more popular than Ragini as a given name.Tejaswi Prakash Wayangankar, an actress, claims she enjoys riding a bicycle. Because she is a huge asset when it comes to helping them stay in shape and stay healthy. In her statement, she stated, “I don’t work out, but I enjoy cycling since it keeps me healthy and active.” She played Ragini, the lead character, in the television series Swaragini. She played Diya Singh on Sony TV’s Pehredaar Piya Ki in 2017.

Tejasswi Prakash Biography/Wiki



Tejasswi Prakash was born in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, on June 10, 1992. Her full name is Tejasswi Prakash Wayangankar. Tejasswi Prakash is known as Teju or Teja by his friends and family.

Real/Full Name Tejaswini Prakash Wayangankar
  • Actress, Musician
Nick Name
  • Teja, Teju
Date Of Birth
  • 10 June 1992
  • 10 June 1992
Mother Tongue
  • Hindi
  • Hindu
  • Indian
Zodiac/Sun Sign
  • Gemini
Birth Place
  • Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
  • Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • TV Debut: “26-12” on Life Ok (2011)

Tejasswi Prakash Body Measurements


Tejasswi Prakash is a lovely young lady with a height of 5’4″ and a weight of 55 kg. She has a light skin tone and a bright smile on her face. Her brown hair and brown eyes stand out against her light skin.

Height in centimeters
  • 163 cm
Height in meters
  • 1.63 m
Height in Feet Inches
  • 5’4″
Weight in Kilograms
  • 55 kg
Weight in Pounds
  • 121 lbs
Figure Measurements
  • 33 – 26 – 33
Waist Size
  • 26
Hip Size
  • 33
Eye Colour
  • Black
Hair Colour
  • Black

Tejasswi Prakash Family & Education 



Tejasswi Prakash’s father, Prakash Wayangankar, is a vocalist who lives in Dubai. Pratik Wayangankar, her younger brother, is her only sibling . Her mom is a housewife. At Mumbai University, Tejasswi Prakash earned a degree in electronics and telecommunications engineering. Her father and brother are also engineers as well.

College/University Mumbai University, Mumbai
Educational Qualification B.E. (Electronics & Telecommunication engineer)
Father Prakash Wayangankar
Mother Vinaya Wayangankar
Brother Pratik Wayangankar
Marital Status Unmarried
Boyfriend/ Affairs Not Known
Husband/ Spouse N/A
Children N/A

Tejasswi Prakash Favorites Things

Favourite Actor Irrfan Khan, Aditya Roy Kapoor
Favourite Actress Kangana Ranaut, Deepika Padukone
Favourite Movie Piki, Black
Favourite Colour Red
Favorite Food Paani Puri, Pao Bhaji, Chicken & Fish
Hobbies Acting, Playing Sitar

Tejasswi Prakash Wayangankar Net Worth


With her position as one of the highest-paid actors in Indian television, Tejaswi has amassed a whopping $1 million in personal wealth. Her pay per episode is approximately INR 30-35k.

Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx) $1 million
Salary INR 30-35k per episode
Income Source Actress, Musician

Tejasswi Wayangankar Career

Prakash made her acting debut in Life OK’s 2612 in 2012. Dhara in Sanskaar – Dharohar Apnon Ki was one of her film roles in 2013. She starred as Ragini Gadodia alongside Namish Taneja in Swaragini – Jodein Rishton Ke Sur on Colors TV from 2015 to 2016.

She appeared as Diya Singh alongside Affan Khan in Sony TV’s Pehredaar Piya Ki in 2017. Prakash’s role as Diya Singh in Rishta Likhenge Hum Naya, in which he starred opposite Rohit Suchanti, was recast after the show Pehredaar Piya Ki ended. In Star Plus’ Karn Sangini, she starred as Uruvi alongside Aashim Gulati in 2018.

Earlier this year, Prakash starred as Mishti Khanna alongside Kunal Jaisingh in Voot’s Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka. She took part in the 10th season of Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi on Colors TV in 2020.

She took part in Colors TV’s Bigg Boss 15 in 2021 as a contestant.


Year Title Role Language
2020 School College Ani Life Indu Marathi


Year Title Role Notes
2012–2013 2612 Rashmi Bhargava
2013–2014 Sanskaar — Dharohar Apnon Ki Dhara Vaishnav
2015–2016 Swaragini – Jodein Rishton Ke Sur Ragini Maheshwari
2016 Box Cricket League 2 Contestant
2017 Pehredaar Piya Ki Diya Singh
2017–2018 Rishta Likhenge Hum Naya
2018 Swisswale Dulhania Le Jayenge 2 Simran
2018–2019 Karn Sangini Uruvi
2019 Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka Mishti Salgaonkar
Shaadi Ho Toh Aisi Jiya
2020 Khatron Ke Khiladi 10 Contestant Quit(6th place)
Ladies vs Gentlemen Panelist
2021–present Bigg Boss 15 Contestant

Web series

Year Title Role Platform
2019 Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka Mishti Khanna Voot

Music videos

Year Song Singer(s)
2020 Intezaar THEMXXNLIGHT, Ikka
Sunn Zara JalRaj
Ae Mere Dil Abhay Jodhpurkar
KalaKaar Kulwinder Billa
2021 Fakira Amit Mishra

Special appearances

Year Title Role Notes
2013 Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon Guest (as Dhara) Special appearance in crossover special
2014 Beintehaa Dance performance for Jazbaat Ki Rang Holi Special
2015 Comedy Nights with Kapil Guest (as Ragini) Special appearance
2015–2016 Sasural Simar Ka
2016 Krishnadasi Crossover special appearance
Balika Vadhu
Ishq Ka Rang Safed
Thapki Pyar Ki
Comedy Nights Live Guest Along with Namish Taneja
Comedy Nights Bachao Along with Namish Taneja
2019 Ace Of Space 2 Guest Special appearance
Kitchen Champion 5 Episodic
2020 Bigg Boss 13 Guest Special appearance in Grand Finale
2021 Chala Hawa Yeu Dya Guest Special appearance to promote Zee Comedy Factory

Awards and Nominations

Year Award Category Show Result
2015 Indian Telly Awards Best Actress In Negative Role (Popular) Swaragini – Jodein Rishton Ke Sur Nominated
2018 Gold Awards Best Actor Female (Popular) Karn Sangini Nominated
2019 Best Actor Female Popular (OTT) Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka Nominated

Tejasswi Prakash Social Media Accounts

Facebook (5.3M followers) iamTejasswiPrakash
Instagram (3.3m followers) tejasswiprakash
Twitter @itsmetejasswi

Tejasswi Prakash Little-Known Secrets


  • As a classical singer and a trained Kathak dancer, she has a diverse musical background.
  • She’s a huge foodie she enjoys eating fast food.
  • While in college, she competed in a number of modelling competitions, winning the majority of them.
  • In the year 2020, she made her acting debut in the Marathi film “School College Ani Life.”
  • There are various high-end brands for which Tejasswi Prakash is the brand ambassador, including Garnier hair colour, Nivea creams and apps, Tennis Premier League and apparel from Charles & Keith.
  • She adores dogs with a passion.
  • To keep fit, Tejasswi goes to the gym and does yoga on a daily basis.
  • During her undergraduate years, she was a standout basketball player who competed at the national level.
  • She is a well-known television actress in India.