Sapna Pabbi – The Khamoshiyan Actress in The Web Series World

After playing the lead role in Vikram Bhat’s film Khamosiyan, Sapna Pabbi is currently shooting for her new film “Satra Ko Shaadi Hai” produced by John Abraham in which we will see her opposite TV actor Barun Shobti.

Sapna Pabbi is an Indian- British model and actress. She got recognization in the industry from her role in “24″, a television series on Colors starring Anil Kapoor. She was playing the role of Kiran Jai Singh Rathod, daughter of Jai Singh Rathod (Anil Kapoor). Pabbi first appeared on the Sahara One tv serial Ghar Aaja Pardeshi, playing the role of Rudrani.

Sapna Pabbi Family Background

She was born on 20 December 1988 in an Indian Punjabi family. Her family moved to London, United Kingdom. She was born and brought up in the UK, but it doesn’t mean that she lost her Punjabi Culture. Pabbi has a strong hold on both Punjabi and Hindi language. Her family has no connection in the film industry. Her mother works in a hotel and her father was a chief in Airline Catering. “Not having any connection in the film industry always fascinated my family,” said Pabbi in an interview.“My father is like Amrish Puri of DDLJ” she added. Her family always supported her both in her professional and personal life.

Sapna Pabbi Career

Pabbi was chosen as the face of Trinny and Susannah, she was just 22 years old at that time. Initially, she took up some modelling assignments in England for extra income in her university days. She never took this profession seriously as her parents wanted her to settle in a full time secure corporate job. But that was not her destiny as when she was working full time in Corporate Relations at Informs Plc, she got an offer for a TV Serial so she moved to Dream City Mumbai but that project was shelved within a month. She didn’t lose hope and decided to stay in Mumbai. Her first job was a TV commercial in SUNSILK advertisement.

After that, she got an offer from Sahara One TV serial Ghar Aaja Pardeshi (2013), playing the role of Rudrani and her career moved towards colors tv serial 24 (2013 and 2016) in which she played the role of Jai Singh Rathod’s daughter. After that, she never looked back and debuted in the film industry from Vikram Bhat’s film Khamosiyan (in 2015). Pabbi has also done Telugu (tholi Prema) and Punjabi (Mar Gaye Oye Loko) movies as well.

Sapna Pabbi in the web series world

She entered the web series world in 2016 with the web series of Bindass – The Trip in which she played the role of Sanjana. The Trip is a story of four girlfriends who decide to take a road trip from India to Thailand. In 2018, she was seen in Breathe, an 8 episode thriller series of amazon prime and The Reunion – Zoom Studios web series.

“No, I just think these shows had great content. I don’t look for platforms. Instead, I look for the role and the content. What matters is that it has to be great. It could either be a TV show or a movie or on the web or a theatre show. It doesn’t matter if I love what I am doing.” – Sapna Pabbi’s views on Web Series

 TV Commercials  

She was seen in the Galaxy Chocolate advertisement opposite to Arjun Ramphal, Pepsi advertisement alongside Virat Kohli, and Fair and lovely advertisement alongside Yami Gautam.

Controversies of Sapna Pabbi  

She came into controversy with her bold scenes in the movie Khamosiyan.

still from Khamosiyan movie

Her kiss scenes with Gurmeet Chaudhary in the movie Khamosiya reached over one million views in just 36 hours.  

Sapna Pabbi supports Tanushree Dutta over #MeTooCampagin.

Personal Life

She always keeps her life private but there are rumours that she is in a relationship with her co-star Barun Shobti.

Lesser Known facts about Sapna Pabbi

  • She is a graduate of Aston University.
  • She can speak and write Punjabi.
  • She is totally different from the character she played in real life. She relates herself with Geet’s character of Jab We Met.
  • She is a hardcore Punjabi and foodie but she always keeps herself in shape by her routine exercises.
  • She practices hatha yoga.
  • She is an ex-Olympic squad gymnast.

“Let go and let live.”

-her mantra

Upcoming Films  

Drive (action-thriller) and Satra Ko Shadi Hai(romance and comedy).

Watch her in The web series Reunion here

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