Rukmini Maitra

Rukmini Maitra

Rukmini Maitra is an Indian model and actress from Kolkata, who has worked as a model for various regional, national and international brands and magazines. After having established herself in the world of fashion, Maitra made her silver screen debut in 2017. She acted in five films with Dev.

Profession(s)Actress, Model
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 177 cm
in meters- 1.77 m
in feet inches- 5’ 9½”
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
DebutFilm: Chaamp (2017) as 'Jaya Sanyal'
Awards, Honours, Achievements• Calcutta Times Most Desirable Woman of 2017
• The Times 50 Most Desirable Women 2017
• Times Power Women – Most Promising Actor 2018
• Jio Filmfare Award (South) for Best Debut (Female) for the films Chaamp and Cockpit (2018)
• Bengal Film Journalists’ Award for Most Promising Actress (2018)
Personal Life
Date of Birth27 June 1991 (Thursday)
Age (as in 2019)28 Years
BirthplaceKolkata, West Bengal, India
Zodiac signCancer
HometownKolkata, West Bengal, India
SchoolCarmel Convent School, Kolkata
College/University• Loreto College, Kolkata
• IIM Kozhikode, Calicut, Kerala
Educational QualificationMBA in Communication Management
HobbiesTravelling, Doing Yoga, Shopping
TattooOn The Left Wrist: "Dev"
Rukmini Maitra's Tattoo
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsDev Adhikari (Rumoured)
ParentsFather- Late Soumyendra Nath Maitra (IIM Gold Medalist)
Mother- Madhumita Maitra
SiblingsBrother- Rahul Maitra (Elder)
Sister- None
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodBiryani
Favourite DessertBrownie
Favourite ActorShah Rukh Khan
Favourite Travel DestinationNew York
Favourite ColoursPink, Black

Some Lesser Known Facts About Rukmini Maitra

  • Rukmini Maitra was born into a modest family in Kolkata.
  • Her grandfather, BN Maitra, was eminent Chief Justice.
  • Maitra started her career as a model when she was 13 years old.
  • In her school days, she desired to be a lawyer.
  • Rukmini has done modelling for many regional, national, and international brands including ‘Reliance,’ ‘Lakmé,’ ‘Vodafone,’ ‘Sunsilk,’ ‘Fiama Di Wills,’ ‘Big Bazar Fb,’ and ‘Emami.’
  • She has featured on the covers of magazines like “Femina Bangla,” “Sananda Magazine,” and “Beauty Magazine.
  • Rukmini has walked the ramp for fashion shows like “Shaadi By Marriott” and “Bengal Fashion Week.”
  • She has also walked the ramp for many popular fashion designers like “Masaba Gupta,” “Anita Dongre,” “Suneet Varma,” “Dev r Nil,” and “Anju Modi.”
  • She made her acting debut in 2017 with the Bengali film “Chaamp.”
  • Thereafter, she appeared in Bengali films like “Cockpit,” “Kabir,” “Kidnap,” and “Password.”
  • Rukmini shares a great bond with her niece, Amira. She keeps posting pictures with Amira on her Instagram account.
  • Rukmini is rumoured to be in a relationship with the Bengali actor, Dev Adhikari. Maitra met Dev for the first time when she was in her tenth class.
  • In an interview, Rukmini disclosed that she was suffering from Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
  • Rukmini was once asked in an interview if she had got the tattoo for her rumoured boyfriend, Dev Adhikari, Rukmini said that she had got the tattoo in connection with the God, as ‘Dev’ when translated to English, means ‘God.’
  • Interestingly, her alleged boyfriend, Dev, has also inked Rukmini’s name on his right wrist.
  • Rukmini revealed during an interview that she was offered the lead role in the Bollywood film “Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi.” However, she declined the offer as she was in class XI at that time, and education was her priority.

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