Mahhi Vij | Success Story of Nach Baliye 5 winner
Mahhi viz has changed her name from Mahi to Mahhi at a Neurologist’s suggestion. She is a well-known model as well as a Malayalam and Hindi actress. A point to ponder- Mahhi started her career at 17. Let’s have a look at her story.
Mahhi Vij Biography
Mahhi Vij came to the world on 1 April 1982 in New Delhi, India. This Punjabi girl has completed her schooling at Lilawati Vidya Mandir Senior Secondary School, Delhi, and graduated from the University of Delhi. Since she had been interested in acting since childhood, she moved to Mumbai at 17 to build her career on the small screen.
Mahi Vij acting journey
To start her acting career, Vij moved to Mumbai at 17. She wanted some experience, so she started working in music videos, namely Tu, Tu Hai Wahi. In 2006, she got to play the main lead in the serial Akela. Subsequently, she appeared in a Malayalam movie named Aparichithan opposite the Malayalam star Mammootty. Further, she played the main lead Pratha in the TV serial ‘Shubh Kadam.’ Afterward, she got the most significant break in her career. She gained utmost fame through the role of ‘Nakusha’ in color tv’s serial ‘Laagi Tujhse Lagan.’
On the other hand, she also worked in the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhlaja season 4. Similarly, she also participated and won Nach Baliye(2013) with her husband, Jay Bhanushali. It seems that Mahhi is quite interested in reality shows. She participated in Khatron Ke Khiladi 5, where she injured her leg. Due to this, she has to quit the show.
Mahi Vij shows
Mahi Vij has worked in several movies and tv serials throughout her journey, as listed below.
|Year||Type of work||Show name||Role|
|2008||Tv Serial||Kaisi Lagi Lagan||Pratha|
|2008-2009||Tv Serial||Subh Kadam||Pratha|
|2009-2012||Tv Serial||Lagi Tughse Lagan||Nakusha Patil|
|2010||Tv Reality show||Nachle ve with Saroj khan||Contestant|
|2010-2011||Dance reality show||Jhalak Dikhla Ja 4||Third runner up|
|2011||Comedy show||Comedy Circus Ka Naya Daur||Contestant|
|2012||Tv Show||V The Serial||Herself|
|2012||Tv Serial||Teri Meri Love Story||Saloni|
|2012-2013||Dance reality show||Nach Baliye 5||Winner|
|2016||Reality show||Fear factor; Khatron Ke Khiladi 7||10th place|
|2016||Tv serial||Balika Vadhu||Nandini|
|2018||Tv serial||Lal Ishque||Seher|
Mahhi Vij’s family life
Mahi Vij has been married to Jay Bhanushali since 2011. Jay Bhanushali is a famous TV actor and a host of many reality shows. Although Mahi and Jay are actors, unlike others, the first meeting was not any shoot. They met at a familiar friend’s party. Jay was impressed with Mahi’s on their first meeting. He tried to change his ‘love at first sight’ to marriage. Finally, Mahi agreed. Jay and Mahi had a secret court marriage in 2011. Later in 2014, they married as per Christian custom in Las Vegas.
Further, Jay and Mahhi adopted two children, Khushi and Rajveer, after marriage. What’s more, is that they also have an IVF baby named Tara. Mahi enjoys their family life in the public eye.
Awards and achievements
Mahhi started her Bollywood debut with the Tv series Akela. Since then, there has been no turning back. Mahi’s net worth is around 3 to 4 crore. Her monthly salary is around 2 to 3 lakh. Due to this, she owns a BMW car.
Life lessons for us
- Put your opinion clearly in front of others without any hesitation.
- You are allowed to be a bit selfish for yourself.
- Challenges come and go, but family is constant; keep your family your priority.
- Work hard for your dream, or else others will hire you for their dream.
- Something in your life should motivate you to pass through the tough times.
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Is Mahi Vij a Punjabi?
Yes, Mahi was born to Punjabi parents.
How old is Mahi Vij?
Currently, Mahi Vij is 40 years old.
How many children do Jay Bhanushali and Mahi Vij have?
In total, they have three children. Two foster children named Khushi and Rajveer and one IVF baby named Tara