Giaa Manek is a well-known Indian television actress and model. She is famous for her portrayal of Gopi Modi in Star Plus’s “Saath Nibhana Saathiya”. Apart from this, she appeared in superhit television series which include “Balika Vadhu”, “Ajab Gajab Ghar Jamai”, “Mahisagar”, “Jin & Jun Makin Gokli “, “Jeannie Aur Juju”, “Tera Mera Saath Rahe” etc.
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She was born into a middle-class Hindu family on 18 February 1986 in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. She is now about 36 years old. Her father is Harshad Manek and her mother is Reena Manek. She does not have a brother, and therefore, she deeply believes Lord Krishna is her brother. She even ties rakhi to Lord Krishna in Raksha Bandhan.
Giaa Manek Qualification :
After completing her early education at an unknown school in her hometown, she pursued her graduation in Advertising and Marketing. Since childhood, she had a passion for becoming an actress.
Giaa Manek Movies And Tv Shows :-
Giaa started her career as a model. At the age of 24, in 2010, she got the opportunity to cast a minor role in a Hindi comedy film “Na Ghar Ke Na Ghaat Ke“, where she played the role of the daughter of Sankata Prasad Tripathi.
That year after a few days, she debuted in the television industry with the TV serial “Saath Nibhaana Saathiya”, aired on Star Plus. She achieved much recognition for featuring the role of Gopi Modi in this serial. But, in 2012, she stopped playing the role after having an issue with the producer.
Then, in the same year, she took part in a dance reality show entitled “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5” and ranked 9th. In the meantime, she appeared in the TV series “Balika Vadhu” for a special dance performance. Besides, she made a cameo appearance in “Na Bole Tum Na Maine Kuch Kaha”.
At the end of 2012, she started to portray the role of Jeannie in SAB TV’s “Jeannie Aur Juju”. After that, in 2014, she made a special appearance in the TV serial “Ajab Gajab Ghar Jamai” as Menaka. The same year, she featured the guest role of Mira in “Mahisagar”. The following year, she also made a cameo role as Shanti Roy in “Badi Door Se Aaye Hai”.
Thereafter, in 2016, she appeared in three serials – “Pesbukers”, “Gara Gara Duyung” & “Jin & Jun Makin Gokli” respectively. After a gap of 3 years, she played the role of Gopika in the TV series “Manmohini”. Recently, in 2021, she started to cast the superhit role of Gopika Modi in “Tera Mera Saath Rahe” which is the sequel to “Saath Nibhaana Saathiya”.
Giaa Manek is a talented actress. For her excellent performance in TV serials, she has achieved so many awards and honors. In 2011, she won “Indian Television Academy Award” in the category of Best Actress (Popular) for the serial” Saath Nibhaana Saathiya”.
That year, she also got the “BIG Star Entertainment Award” in the film Most Entertaining Television Actor -Female for the same serial. This serial also helped her to win the Indian “Telly Awards” in the category of Best Actress in a Lead Role in 2012. The next year, as Best Actress in Comedy Role, she got “Kalakar Awards” for the serial “Jeannie Aur Juju”.
Giaa Manek Boyfriend:-
She is still unmarried. It has been rumored that she has an affair with the TV actor Ankit Bathla, though she considers him her close friend.
Giaa Manek Salary :
Giaa receives an approximate salary of Rs 2 lakh (INR) per episode (as of2022).
According to sources, she has a net worth that is estimated at around 7 crore INR (approx).
Giaa Manek At A Glance :
- Giaa is the biggest fan of the Bollywood actor Salman Khan.
- But, Shahrukh Khan and Johnny Deep are her favorite actors.
- She is fond of watching movies and listening to music.
- She loves animals very much.
- Scrappy is her pet dog and Snowbell is her pet cat.
- Giaa is connected to Delhi Dragon Team in the “Box Cricket League” (BCL) as an active member.
- She participates in ramp walks and spends the money for promoting girls’ child education.