Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin is one of the most popular shows on Indian television in the early 2000s. The soap opera aired on Sony Entertainment Television (SET) from September 01, 2003 to May 04, 2006 with a total of 548 weekday episodes. Each episode of Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin had a runtime of about 22 minutes. The series is an Indian-themed version of the Colombian drama Yo soy Betty, la fea, and follows the life of Jasmeet Singh (Jassi), a young woman from a middle-class family who is shown to be naive but intelligent. Here is a look back at what the lead actors of Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin are doing now.
Mona Singh as Jasmeet Walia
Mona Singh played the lovable lead role of Jasmeet Walia (Jassi) in Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin. The show helped the actress become popular as she went on to act in movies like 3 Idiots and Web series like Kehne Ko Humsafar Hain and Yeh Meri Family. Mona Singh was last seen in ALTBalaji's Mission Over Mars.
Apurva Agnihotri as Armaan Suri
The love interest of Jassi, Armaan Suri, is played by the debonair Apurva Agnihotri who has been seen in several movies including Pardes, Hum Ho Gaye Aapke, and Lakeer. As for the small and digital screen, Apurva Agnihotri was last seen in Kehne Ko Humsafar Hain and Kehne Ko Humsafar Hain 2 on ALTBalaji and Bepannaah on Colors TV.
Rakshanda Khan as Mallika Seth
Rakshanda Khan plays the role of the main antagonist, who is a fashionista and Armaan's girlfriend from a well to do business family. While Khan hasn't been part of any major feature films, she has dubbed for popular movies like Iron Man, The Mummy, and Mission Impossible. She was last seen acting in Ragini MMS 2 on ALTBalaji.
Veerendra Saxena as Balwant Walia
Veerendra Saxena is a veteran actor in the Indian film and TV show industry. He plays Balwant Walia, Jassi's father who has always encouraged her. He started his career with Uljhan back in 1975, and has recently acted in three films in 2019 - Super 30, Photograph, and Bombay Rose.
Gaurav Gera as Nandan Verma (Nandu)
Gaurav Gera plays the role of Nandu, Jassi's best friend. He is a popular Indian comedian and actor and has since been seen in Bollywood movies like Neal 'n' Nikki, Oh My God, Chalo Dilli, and MSG: The Messenger of God. His most recent television appearances include The Kapil Sharma Show and BOSS: Baap of Special Services (ALTBalaji).
Samir Soni as Purab Mehra
Samir Soni plays Purab Mehra, a successful businessman who helps Jassi overcome her fears and knows her identity all along. Soni started his Bollywood career with A Mouthful of Sky in 1996 and was much recently seen playing the role of the Principal in Student of the Year 2.
Neena Gupta as Nandini
Neena Gupta is yet another veteran actor on the list. Having played the role of Nandini in Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin, Gupta made her debut much earlier with Saath Saath in 1982. She has an impressive filmography having done movies like Gandhi, Nazar, and Mulk. Her recent work in Badhaai Ho was appreciated by the audience. Her next movie is the upcoming Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan.