Rakhee Thakrar Wiki Biography:- Rakhee Mansukh Thakrar commonly known as Rakhee Thakrar is a British actress who is famous for portraying the role of Shabnam Masood in the BBC soap opera EastEnders and also for portraying Emily Sands in Netflix drama series Sex Education. Rakhee was born in Leicester, Leicestershire, England.
Thakrar started her acting career with a Radio Drama Silver Street in 2004. She acted for the consecutive six seasons in this series starting from 2004 to 2010. In between she also made her first TV appearance in BBC drama Banglatown Banquet in 2006.
Thakrar has also wrote articles on subjects such as the influence Bollywood has had on Leicester and the peculiar situation of being born on 29 February when she was recruited to the Leicester Mercury’s Pathfinder scheme.
Rakhee is quite popular on Social Media Platforms. She has around 34.6K followers on Twitter and over 10.2K followers on Facebook.
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|Real Name||Rakhee Thakrar|
|Date Of Birth||February 29, 1984|
|Birth Place||Leicester, Leicestershire, England|
Rakhee Thakrar Career
- Thakrar made her acting debut with a Radio Drama Silver Street in 2004.
- Two years later in the year 2006, Rakhee made her first TV appearance in BBC drama Banglatown Banquet and made her TV Debut.
- In the same year in 2006, she appeared in a short film Tourettes Haiku.
- Rakhee came into limelight when she portrayed the role of Shabnam Masood in the BBC soap opera EastEnders in 2014.
- She is also quite famous for her role as Emily Sands in Netflix series Sex Education in 2019.
Rakhee Thakrar’s Filmography
|2006||Banglatown Banquet||Television film|
|2006||Tourettes Haiku||Short film|
|2007||Doctors||Episode: “Losing It All”|
|2009||No Signal!||Episode 7|
|2010||Doctors||Episode: “Pound of Flesh”|
|2010–2011||Holby City||3 episodes|
|2011||Page Eight||Television film|
|2011||DCI Banks||Episode 3: “Playing with Fire: Part 1”|
|2011||The Jury||1 episode|
|2012||TYU’s Company||Short film|
|2012||Peep Show||Episode 2: “Business Secrets of the Pharaohs”|
|2013||Bollywood Carmen||Television film|
|2013||Cloud 9||Television film|
|2014||Invizimals: The Alliance||Video game; Voice role|
|2013–2014||Invizimals||TV Series; 13 Episodes|
|2014–2016||EastEnders||Regular role; 167 episodes|
|2016||Juliet Remembered||Short film|
|2018||Love, Sex and side effects||Short film|
|2019||Those Four Walls||Film|
|2019–present||Sex Education||Regular role; 11 episodes|
|2019||Four Weddings and a Funeral||Recurring role; 6 episodes|
Rakhee Thakrar’s Age, Height, Weight
Rakhee Thakrar Family
Rakhee was born on February 29, 1984 in Leicester City in Leicestershire, England. She has two sibling brothers named Shivam and Anuj Thakrar. Rakhee hasn’t shared much information about her family.
Married Life & Boyfriend
Rakhee is married to Vikash Bhai. The couple married on September 2, 2017. Vikash is also an actor known for Limbo (2020), The Stranger (2020) and Flack (2019).
Some Interesting Facts About Rakhee Thakrar
- Rakhee attended Taylor Road Primary School, Leicester.
- She wanted to pursue a career in textile design before deciding to become an actress.
- Rakhee went to Soar Valley College and started acting in her teenage.
- She joined Hathi Productions; a theatre club based in Leicester.
- Rakhi was one of twenty young people recruited to the Leicester Mercury’s Pathfinder scheme in 2004 and spent 10 months in learning print journalism.
- During her stay there, she wrote articles on subjects such as the influence Bollywood has had on Leicester and the peculiar situation of being born on 29 February.
- She was even nominated for Best Serial Drama performance, at the 2016 National Television Awards.
- She came into limelight for her role of Shabnam Masood in the BBC soap opera EastEnders.
- Rakhee is also popular for playing Emily Sands in Netflix drama series Sex Education.
- She was even featured on the cover of Pukaar Magazine Edition 12.
- She often Drinks and Smoke Cigar.
|Favourite Actor||Leonardo Dicaprio|
|Favourite Actress||Olivia Colman|
|Holiday Destination||Las Vegas|
|Favourite shows||Game of Thrones|
Rakhee Thakrar’s Net Worth
Thakrar has a net worth of around $150K USD. Major source of her income is from TV shows and web series.
Thakrar likes listening music. She also loves reading Books and doing Painting. Rakhee also plays Poker. Her favourite sport is Badminton. She also does Yoga.