Nivedita is an Indian actress. She has her roots in North India.
Nivedita is married to versatile actor Kay Kay Menon. She was born and brought up in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. The city of Lucknow is well known for its class and culture and her family is also renowned for being sophisticated. She completed her school and college from Lucknow itself. She is known to keep a low profile and does not attend too many public parties in the industry.
Nivedita has been active in the industry for quite a while now and hence, has received quite some plaudits for her diverse career path. At times, however, one might question that the popularity of Kay Kay Menon has not been a positive for her own career. In spite of this, she does have a huge fan following for her work in different shows and movies. In the initial stages of her career, she did a number of shows on DD National, Star Plus and Zee TV. She always managed to gain huge TRPs because of her stellar performances.
The show that shot up her career was Kahin Kisi Roz of Balaji Telefilms. If it were not TV shows, the actress made her presence felt courtesy the different ads that she worked in. She slowly entered the film industry. Her first film was Sona Spa. Her debut film was an art house film by Makrand Deshpande. Her next movie was an off the beat horror movie Darr @ The Mall that also featured Jimmy Shergill. However, her fans across the country are waiting for the moment when she steps onto the big screen with her husband.
She is also famous for performing at various international theatre festivals and won many awards. She has performed in Norway and Finland (Bhagwadaajjukeeyam) as well. She has done over 500 marathon shows of the popular series All The Best in Hindi along with Feroze Khan. She has travelled all over the world. Her big opportunity came from Pandit Satyadev Dubey learnings and sharing the stage with established actor Naseeruddin Shah in Antigone, a modern play. She has also worked with famous theater director and actor Makrand Deshpande in many of his plays like Karodon Mein Ek, Joke, Dude Bhagawaan Zinda Hai, and many others.
- Saat Phere… Saloni Ka Safar (2005)
- Kundali, Kartavya
- Kahin Kisi Roz
- Gunahoon Ka Devta
- Sajda Tere Pyar Mein
- Darr @ the Mall (2014)
- Kya Kehna (2000)
Date of Birth: July 21st, 1970
Age: 45 years
Favourite cuisine: Loves home cooked food, pasta and noodles.
Favourite color: Red, Black and White
Favourite outfit: Anything comfortable that looks good. For formal occassions, she loves to wear a saree.
Favourite hangout joint: Prithvi Theatre.
Favourite song: Rimjhim Gire Sawan.
Favourite book: Lust For Life by Irving Stone, it’s an auto biography of Van Gogh.
Favourite channel: Travel and Living and Animal Planet.