Kirti Kulhari Biography, Wiki, Age, Career, Family, Husband, Net Worth & More

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Who is Kirti Kulhari?

Kirti Kulhari is an Indian actress and model who predominantly works in Hindi-language films. She made her acting debut in Khichdi: The Movie in 2010. 

She then appeared in commercially successful films including Pink (2016), Uri: The Surgical Strike (2019), and Mission Mangal (2019).

Kirti Kulhari on sharing an on-screen kiss with Shefali Shah in ‘Human’

Kirti Kulhari on sharing an on-screen kiss with Shefali Shah in ‘Human’
Kirti Kulhari on sharing an on-screen kiss with Shefali Shah in ‘Human’

Actress Kirti Kulhari is one versatile star who has time and again impressed her audience with her choice of projects. Starting from her role in ‘Pink’ to ‘A girl on the train’ or in ‘Four More Shots Please’ the actress has always opted for distinctive characters that made her stand out of the league.

The actress kept up with the trajectory when she opted for the role of a doctor in her recently released web series ‘Human,’ which is now streaming on Disney+ Hotstar. In a recent interview, the 36-year-old actress opened up about sharing an on-screen kiss with her co-star Shefali Shah. Kirti summarised her experience of working on the character made her think “beyond genders” and was very “liberating” for her.

In an interview with the Hindustan Times, Kirti dished the experience of sharing a kiss with Shefali. Terming the feeling as strange, the actress said still she was “up for it”. Kirti said that she had never done this before.  She shared, “It is still strange for me to create that chemistry for a woman, to really give the expressions I would, falling for a guy. It is different.”

The ‘Jal’ actress also spoke about her breakthrough moment and said that as an actor she went “beyond the idea of genders.” Kirti confessed that she realized that the role isn’t about whether it is a man or a woman in front of her. But it was about the feeling, specifically the feeling she has for the person.

At first, Kirti said she was “nervous” as she described took the process of shooting the kissing sequence. Speaking her mind, the actress shared, “I was only thinking ‘what if I kiss her and feel something, what if I get turned on?’ That will be something, I will then have to sit back and think if I am also looking at women. That is the only thing I had.”

Speaking more about shooting the particular scene, the ‘Shaitan’ actress said that they had taken eight to ten shots of the particular scene from different angles, and after taking the first one, she felt “relieved.” Kirti shared when she did it the first time, they were like ‘okay’. Kirti shared that she was relieved at the time and thanked God that there was no feeling while doing the kiss.

Kirti Kulhari Biography, Wiki

Kirti Kulhari was born on 30 May 1985 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Though she has been living in Mumbai since her birth, her hometown is said to be at Jhunjhunu in the state of Rajasthan. Kirti belongs to a well-educated army family.

Her father Khiyali Ram Kulhari is a retired Indian Navy commander. Her mother’s name is Shravani Kulhari. Kulhari has three siblings; one brother Sandeep Kulhari and two sisters Kiran and Kanchan Kulhari. Kiran is a teacher by profession while Kachan is working as a pathologist in the Indian Army. Her brother is serving as a captain in the Merchant Navy. 

Kirti Kulhari Biography Wikipedia
Kirti Kulhari
ProfessionActor
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters– 158 cm
in meters– 1.58 m
in feet & inches– 5’ 2”
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutFilm: Khichdi: The Movie (2012)

Web-Series: Four More Shots Please! (2019)
Personal Life
Date of Birth30 May 1985 (Thursday)
Age (as of 2021)36 Years
BirthplaceJhunjhunu, Rajasthan
Zodiac signGemini
NationalityIndian
HometownJhunjhunu, Rajasthan
SchoolKendriya Vidyalaya Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan
Educational QualificationPost-graduation in Journalism and Mass Communication
ReligionHinduism
CasteJat
Relationships & More
Marital StatusSeparated

Note: On 1 April 2021, she announced separation from her husband, Saahil Sehgal, on social media.
Marriage Date24 June 2016
Marriage PlaceBhutan
Family
Husband/SpouseSaahil Sehgal (actor; ex-husband)
ParentsFather– Khyali Ram Kulhari (Commander in the Indian Navy)

Mother– Shravani Kulhari
SiblingsSister(s)– Two elder sisters
• Kiran Kulhari (Teacher)

• Kanchan Kulhari (Pathologist in the Indian Army)
Brother-Sandeep Kulhari (Captain in the Merchant Navy)
Style Quotient
Car CollectionMercedes Benz

Kirti Kulhari Career

Kirti made her first bollywood debut from the movie Khichdi in 2010 from where she received national popularity from the movie Shaitan and set herself as an Bollywood actress.

In 2011 she is seen movie Shaitaan in which she played the role Tanya Sharma. She is mainly known for her roles in movies like Pink and Mission Mangal.

She gained more popularity for her appearance in the popular web series Four More Shots Please in both seasons. In recent times she becomes one of the demanding faces in the Hindi film industry and digital platform.

She begain her career with theater and TV ads. She was the prominent face for numerous commercial advertisings comprising off Travel Guru, Parachute Gorgeous Hamesha Campaign, Kaya Skin Clinic, Taj Mahal Tea alongside famous actor Saif Ali Khan, Whirlpool Refrigerators alongside renowned actors Kajol and Ajay Devgn, Virgin Mobiles alongside famous actor Ranbir Kapoor, Tic Tac mouth freshener and Close-up, Lotus Mutual Funds, Videocon Air Conditioners, ICICI Bank, Everyuth Face Wash, Spice Mobile, JK White Cement.

Kirti also emerged as the face of a renowned beauty brand called Nivea Visage Sparkling Glow’s face for more than 2 years. She was also starred in a number of music videos titled Hik Vich Jaan in Desi Rockstar 2, Gippy Grewal album, Mitran Di Chatri, and Junoon by singer Abhijit Sawant.

Her firts movie Khichdi was released in the year 2010. In 2011 she was seen in the movie Shaitaan. In 2013, Kirti Kulhari was starred in Sooper Se Ooper which fared below par at the Indian box office.

In 2016 Kirti appeared in Pink alongside Amitabh Bachchan and Tapsee Pannu wherein she got appreciated for her brilliant performance. In the year 2017, she starred in the leading role of Indu in the movie titled Indu Sarkar.

In the year 2018, Kirti appeared in Blackmail alongside famous actor Irfan Khan. In the year 2019, she starred in the critically and commercially megahit military action movie titled Uri: The Surgical Strike.

In the same year, she also starred in a web TV series Four More Shots Please. She has starred in Mission Mangal, a movie specifically based upon India’s Orbiter Mars Mission.

Kirti Kulhari Husband

Kulhari got married to Saahil Sehgal who is also working in the entertainment industry and is an actor by profession. They first met during an ad film shoot and exchanged their numbers. After 5 years, they got engaged and tied the knots in 2016.

Kirti Kulhari with husband Saahil Sehgal
Kirti Kulhari with husband Saahil Sehgal

Kirti Kulhari FAQ’s

Who is Kirti Kulhari?

Kirti Kulhari is an Indian actress and model who predominantly works in Hindi-language films. She made her acting debut in Khichdi: The Movie in 2010. 

How old is Kirti Kulhari?

Kirti Kulhari is currently 36 years old.

Who is Kirti Kulhari’s husband?

Kulhari got married to Saahil Sehgal who is also working in the entertainment industry and is an actor by profession. They first met during an ad film shoot and exchanged their numbers. After 5 years, they got engaged and tied the knots in 2016.

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