Kranti Redkar is a television and Marathi film actress. She is popularly known as a Kombadi Girl for her super-hit Marathi song ‘Kombdi Palali’ from the movie ‘Jatra’.
Early Life & Background
Kranti was born and brought up in Mumbai. She studied from Cardinal Gracias High School, Bandra and later completed her college from Ruia College Mumbai.
First Assignment/ First Major Break
Kranti started her career with plays, while she became famous after playing lead in the movie ‘Jatra’.
Journey in the Industry
Kranti started acting in plays when she was studying in Ruia College. There she came across Kedar Shinde, who then directed one play act for her. She performed that one act play for state level competitions. She later continued working in theaters for five years.
Kranti then started working in serials. She acted in the Hindi serials like ‘Ladies Special’ on Sony and ‘Simply Sapney’ on Zee Next. She also played historical show ‘Chittod Ki Rani Padmini Ka Johur’ for Sony TV.
In 2000, Kranti debuted in the Marathi movie ‘Soon Asavi Ashi’ opposite Ankush Chaudhary. Later she played lead in the movie ‘Jatra’ opposite Bharat Jadhav. Her item song ‘Kombdi Palali’ from the movie became popular all over India. The tune of the song was used by Ajay-Atul and they composed super-hit Bollywood song ‘Chikani Chameli’ for the film ‘Agneepath’ in 2012. However, Kranti was named as Kombi Girl, after the success of song.
After the success of movie, she acted in the movies like ‘Majha Navra Tujhi Bayko’ in 2006, ‘Full 3 Dhamaal’ in 2008, ‘Shikshanachy Aaicha Gho’ in 2010 and so one. She played the role of Bharat Jadhva’s girlfriend in the movie ‘Fakta Ladh Mhana’ in 2011. She acted in the Marathi movie ‘No Entry Pudhe Dhoka Aahe’, which was a Marathi version of Hindi movie ‘No Entry’. Kranti portrayed the role of Kaajal, which was portrayed by Lara Dutta in the Bollywood movie ‘No Entry’. In 2013, she acted in the movies ‘Kho Kho’ and ‘Kuni Ghar Deta Ka Ghar’. She also worked in Kedar Shinde’s movie ‘On Duty 24 Taas’.
Kranti has also acted in the Bollywood movies like ‘U, Bomsi and Me’ in 2005 as Rajee and ‘Gangaajal’ in the role of Apoorva in 2003. She will be also seen in the upcoming Hollywood movie ‘The Letters’.
Name of Serials
‘Chittod Ki Rani Padmini Ka Johur’ as Nagmati on Sony TV
‘Ladies Special’ on Sony TV
‘Simply Sapne’ as Anaida on Zee Next
Name of Movies
|Soon Asavi AshiGangajal (Hindi)
U, Bomsi and Me(Hindi)
Maza Navra Tuzi Bayko
Full 3 Dhamaal
Shikshanachya Aaicha Gho
On Duty 24 Taas
Shanpan Dega Deva
Fakta Ladh Mhana
No Entry: Pudhe Dokha Ahe
Love Is Vaat
Boys Toh Boys Hain
Kuni Ghar Deta Ka Ghar