Eminent TV actress Devoleena Bhattacharjee rose to high popularity and soon became a household name after playing the much loved character of a dutiful daughter-in-law and wife Gopi Ahem Modi in the hit Hindi television serial Saath Nibhaana Saathiya which was telecasted on Star Plus from May 3, 2010 to July 23, 2017. Although she had replaced the previous lead actress Gia Manek who was playing Gopi till June 2012, the Television Rating Points (TRP) of the show did not go down and catapulted her to overnight fame once she stepped into the shoes of the lead female protagonist of Saath Nibhaana Saathiya. The show which starred Rucha Hasabnis, Mohammad Nazim, Rupal Patel, Vishal Singh, Tanya Sharma, Sonam Lamba in meaty roles tells about the various trials and tribulations that a Gujarati joint family had to face over the years. Meanwhile, Bhattacharjee also bagged a number of awards for her role of Gopi Ahem Modi in Saath Nibhaana Saathiya. Apart from bagging four Star Parivaar Awards, (an award given by the company Star India to honour the best performers of the shows on its channels), Bhattacharjee also bagged an Indian Television Academy ( ITA) Award, an Indian Telly Award, a Zee Gold Award and Big STAR Entertainment Award, Hindi Ratna Award for her stint in Saath Nibhaana Saathiya thereby making the serial a turning point in her acting career. Born and brought up in Assam, Bhattacharjee has also recently been making headlines regarding her rumours of getting married in 2021. However, there is no information about her future husband so far. Although Mohammad Nazim is mostly identified as the onscreen husband of Devoleena Bhattacharjee, people are guessing with whom would she be tying the knot in real life.
When a famous celebrity is about to take a significant decision in his / her personal life like dating someone, getting married or having turned a parent, the news of it spread like wildfire across media and the urge for knowing more about it rises among most people. A similar case has happened with Bhattacharjee too. People have not stopped guessing about who would be her future husband of Devoleena Bhattacharjee.In an interview with ETimes, the actress revealed that she was planning to get married to her boyfriend this year but had to postpone it due to the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. She also revealed that she may plan her marriage in 2022 but had to take some time out for herself before finally tying the marital knot. The actress has also confirmed that she would officially declare her date of wedding on her social media handles whenever it is fixed. She said, “Yes, we were planning to get married this year, but have decided to postpone it to next year. I want this pandemic to end, so that I can plan things further. Currently, I am happy in my relationship, but you never know when things change. I want to take time to understand life and various situations. Even though my partner is very understanding and supportive, one never knows what can happen in the future. I am not someone who hides things. Once I decide to get married, I will let everyone know about it,” she told to the leading daily.
Meanwhile, the name of Bhattacharjee’s boyfriend is not known. The actress had herself confirmed that her would be husband is not from the entertainment industry. While speaking to ETimes, Bhattacharjee had revealed that she does not want to reveal her boyfriend’s name in public as he is a private person and isn’t used to the constant attention that always follows the life of a celebrity. She also claimed that he wouldn’t like the huge fan following which is a matter of pride for a celebrity. She said, “I am not ready to reveal my partner’s name just yet. He is also not comfortable about making his name public since he doesn’t belong to the industry. People will start sending him friend requests and following him on social media, which we don’t want at this stage. I prefer to keep my personal life under wraps.”
During her stint as a contestant in the reality show Big Boss Season 14, Bhattacharjee had first revealed that she is in a relationship with a person on being asked by Rakhi Sawant if she is single. As she had not revealed her boyfriend’s name, netizens guessed that the unknown love of her life might be actor Vishal Singh who played the role of her brother-in-law Jigar Chirag Modi in Saath Nibhaana Saathiya. Meanwhile, the fans of the actress always go gaga whenever she posts pictures or videos with Singh on social media. They always love the chemistry between the duo and most of them claim that they would look good together as husband and wife. Once when Bhattacharjee had posted a picture with Singh on Instagram with the caption ‘Friends Forever’, one of the users disagreed and commented “I know Devoleena Bhattacharjee’s boyfriend’s name is Vishal Singh. You are so cute together.”
The 36-year-old actress who hails from Assam’s Sivasagar, did her schooling from her hometown’s Godhula Brown Memorial English High School and her higher studies from the National Institute of Fashion and Technology in New Delhi, India. A Bharatnatyam expert, Bhattacharjee initially worked as a jewellery designer in Gili India Limited in Mumbai. Her foray into the entertainment world came after she auditioned for the dance reality show Dance India Dance 2. In 2011, she made her acting debut with the role of Gurbaani Dhillon in the show Sawaare Sabke Sapne Preeto. After her role as Gopi Ahem Modi in Saath Nibhaana Saathiya got over, she appeared in the horror show Laal Ishq in 2018. Bhattacharjee had appeared as a contestant for Big Boss 13 but had to step out of the show after two months due to health issues. She also made her stint in the next season i.e. Big Boss 14 as a proxy for Eijaz Khan, who had to step out of the house due to prior commitments. She also appeared in web series such as Lunch Stories and Sweet Lie. Apart from making a name as a reputed actress, Bhattacharjee is also well known for her singing talents as well as her melodious voice. From being able to sing Assamese folk songs to Bhajans in Hindi, Bhattacharjee has also charmed the hearts of her fans with her sweet vocals. Some of her most popular Bhajans include Hey Gopal Krishna Karu Aarti Teri and Meri Shiv. She also has a YouTube channel by the name ‘Devoleena Bhattacharjee The OMG Girl’ with over 6.4 lakh subscribers. Her YouTube channel comprises of her travel vlogs, videos with her family and friends in addition to her singing and dancing videos. According to topplanetinfo.com, the estimated net worth of Devoleena is 41 million, which is around Rs 7 crores.
Devoleena Bhattacharjee had once revealed to Rakhi Sawant that she had to face a struggling childhood after the death of her father in 1997. She also claimed that her family was looked down upon by the society after she lost her father at the tender age of eleven. The name of her mother is Anima Bhattacharjee. Although her father belongs to a Bengali Brahmin family, her mother is an Assamese woman. She also has a younger brother whose name is Andeep Bhattacharjee. The actress, who quite often posts pictures of her mother and brother on social media also shares adorable photos with her pet dog named Angel Bhattacharjee.
As a small town girl of Assam, Bhattacharjee has made a name for herself with her own hard work and is an inspiration for many. Although her real name is Devoleena Bhattacharjee, she is mostly known by her on screen name Gopi. Let’s see who would be the future husband of the much popular TV bahu Devoleena Bhattacharjee aka Gopi Bahu! Like everyone else, we also cannot wait to know the real husband of Devoleena Bhattacharjee.