Juhi Rustagi is a Malayalam TV star and a young blooming actress who has become one of the most loved TV personalities recently. At a very tender age of 22, she had acquired lots of love and fame from her fans. Born in the year 1998, she belongs to Ernakulum city in Kochi. Her father’s name is Late Raghuvir Saran and mother being Bhagyalaxmi. Juhi Rustagi’s father was from Rajasthan and after the sad demise of her father, Juhi along with her mother came to Kerala when Juhi was only 6 years old. Keep reading below to know some interesting facts about Juhi Rustagi and her journey from a teenager to one of the most loved actresses in Malayalam television industry.
Juhi Rustagi early life and education
As mentioned before, Juhi’s father belonged to Rajasthan, we can see that Juhi is highly influenced by Rajasthani culture and traditions. When her father passed away and Juhi came to Kerela, her mother Bhagyalaxmi raised her single-handedly. The reason behind Juhi Rustagi’s coming to Kerala is her mother’s belongingness to Kerala. Eventually, she and her elder brother were brought up by Bhagyalaxmi in Kerala where Juhi and her brother received formal education and schooling. Juhi went to Kerala’s Kalamandalam too and learned dancing from there. She is an ex-student of Bhavans Munshi Vidyashram in Thiruvankulam, Ernakulam.
Since childhood days, Juhi loved taking part in sports and competitions which made her win many medals at state-level championships. Her elder brother is an engineer by profession. Since Juhi is the eldest in her family, she is pampered a lot and taken care of by both her brother and mother. Besides choosing commerce as a streamline, Juhi pursued a fashion designing course for her future. She also wishes to receive airport management education.
Juhi Rustagi working in her first TV Serial
When Juhi Rustagi was in junior college, she was offered to work in Uppum Mulakum Flowers TV channel to telecast the shows. R. Unnikrishnan was the director of the series and father of one of her classmates, Anantha Krishnan. The director was able to recognise Juhi’s potential when she once visited his house for a birthday party event. That day he was sure to cast her in his series and gave her the role of Lakshmi Balachandran Thampi who possessed frisky and moody behaviour and is the daughter of Balu and Neelu. This was just the beginning of her career and a step closer to new fame!
Juhi Rustagi Success story
Besides having a soft corner for Juhi Rustagi like a daughter-father relationship, Unnikrishnan act like a guide to her and during the shoots ensured that she never felt awkward due to any situation. The serial became an instant hit and loved by all that made Juhi Rustagi a TV star overnight. As the new episodes evolved, Juhi’s popularity increased and she started receiving offers for various other TV shows and stage performances.
You will be amazed to know that Juhi Rustagi does not converses in Malayalam at home yet have made a special place in the hearts of native Malayalam audiences. During one of the shoots, Juhi met with an accident when she was riding a two-wheeler but thousands of fans wished her good health through messages and flowers.
Juhi Rustagi on-screen and off-screen chemistry with the casting crew
The reason behind Juhi Rustagi’s success can be attributed to the fact that she loves working with Unnikrishnan and her role in Uppum Malakkum. The casting team of the series is like a real family to Juhi which makes her work more dedicatedly. In fact, the star cast of the series more often calls each other by their casting names instead of real names. Such a good relationship between them is reflected in their acting skills also which has made Juhi’s TV show loved by the audience.
Besides working for Uppum Malakkum, Juhi has also been seen in Flower’s TV channel’s Sreekandan Nair Talk Show along with Comedy Super Night for commemorating the successful completion of several hundred episodes of her TV show. Most of her friends and family members call her Lachu i.e. the pet name of her character in the TV show instead of her real name. Soochi is the debut of Juhi on big-screen. When Juhi got stardom, she decided to complete her education through open university since it was becoming difficult for her to attend her classes in the college.
Juhi Rustagi Boyfriend and marriage
Till date, Juhi Rustagi is single but plans to get married soon. According to recent reports, she is in a relationship with Dr Rovin George who is a doctor by profession and an actor by passion. The first picture of Juhi along with her boyfriend was shared by Juhi herself in the social media during the valentine’s day captioning that both of them are in love. She labelled, “and suddenly all the love songs were about you ❤,”.
The duo was dressed in the matching outfits and were spotted together during a puja ceremony placed for an upcoming Malayalam film. Rovin is an actor who had worked with Juhi previously during a shoot for the musical album. Rovin was born in South Africa and is a doctor, actor and a model too!