Ragini Nandwani is an Indian film and television actress. She became popular after playing the lead in the Hindi soap opera Mrs. Kaushik Ki Paanch Bahuein. She made her Bollywood debut with the crime thriller film Dehraadun Diary (2013) which was based on a real murder case. The film was a box office flop.
Nandwani recently made her debut in Tamil film industry with the action thriller film Thalaivaa (2013), directed by A. L. Vijay. She played a supporting role in the film and earned critical acclaim for her role in the film.
Nandwani was born on 4 September 1989 in Dehradun. She did her schooling from Doon International School, Dehradun and received a Masters degree in English Honours from Delhi University, Delhi.
Nandwani started her career with small supporting roles in television shows like Ye Meri Life Hai & Thodi Khushi Thode Gham. But the actress didn't gain much popularity and went unnoticed. The actress got her first major break in the Tamil flick Thalaivaa opposite Vijay, Nandwani's performance in Thalaivaa was well received by the audience. She has been offered more South Indian films but she is first brushing up on her language project. She will now be seen in a cameo role in a Marathi film Krupa Swaminchi, which is based on the life of Shri Swami Samarth. She is also looking forward to work simultaneously in Hindi films and television shows as well.